II-VI Incorporated, a global leader in engineered materials and optoelectronic components, is a vertically integrated manufacturing company that develops innovative products for diversified applications in communications, materials processing, aerospace & defense, semiconductor capital equipment, life sciences, consumer electronics, and automotive markets. Headquartered in Saxonburg, Pennsylvania, the Company has research and development, manufacturing, sales, service, and distribution facilities worldwide. The Company produces a wide variety of application-specific photonic and electronic materials and components, and deploys them in various forms, including integrated with advanced software to support our customers.
Laser processing heads for battery welding.
The HIGHmotion 2D is a remote laser welding head optimized to produce high quality and highly reliable welds on Aluminum and Copper connections on batteries used in electric vehicles. The system is rated for 6 kW average laser power in continuous wave operation and is optimized to withstand back reflections that are typical when welding highly reflective materials.