AIXEMTEC is a provider of high-precision assembly solutions for optical systems. We focus on the requirements of our customers. For this purpose, we offer machines and components for precision assembly as well as assembly services for optical systems. The combination of both business units is our strength. We know the challenges of every day production and based on that experience we develop standardized and competitive solutions.

Our core competency comprises high-end assembly technology for highest precision in optics. Based on that expertise, we offer a wide spectrum of products and services in order to design and realize competitive production solutions for our customers. AIXEMTEC was founded in 2016 as a spin-off out of the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT. AIXEMTEC is exclusive licensee of high-end Fraunhofer assembly technology. We combine our know-how regarding the assembly of optical systems with a customer-oriented business model. This business model allows us to look for the most economic production solution for our customers.


2016Founded in Aachen as a spin-off from the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT (head count: 2)
2017First machine deliveries and running contract assembly in the field of micro-optics (head count: 7)
2018Machine deliveries to R&D labs for micro-optics and camera objectives (head count: 12); Start of the first funded R&D project QONNECT with the intention to increase the final assembly quality through a digitally integrated value-added chain
2019Machine deliveries in the fields of LIDAR and fiber array technologies; relocation of the headquarters to Herzogenrath, Germany, near Aachen, with 180m² of machine hall and lab space (head count: 20)