Heracle adds further value and reliabilty to its customized specialty fiber solutions with its new „Value-Plus“ measurement and test service offering


Jena, June 12, 2015: heracle GmbH, technology partner for custom-designed specialty optical fiber solutions in medical, industrial and sensor OEM applications expands its offering by providing a full range of value-add measurement and test services.

The new „Value-Plus“ service offering is part of Heracle’s overall strategy and commitment. The company is dedicated to help clients in challenging applications to develop next-generation device innovation by translating their specific demands and specifications into new generation products.
 

Heracle thereby specifically addresses the needs of OEM device makers in medical light transmission, biomedical sensing, or imaging applications, as well as in industrial laser light transmission and diverse sensing applications.
 

Peggy Baerenklau, CEO and founder: „With our offering we can first of all make sure that our fibers perform according to our high quality standards and our clients’ requirements and intended use. But more interesting to them is the valuable feedback clients may gain on fiber specifications and performance. With the broad range of measurement and test options we are prepared to answer their questions around fiber quality and fiber manufacturing related issues.“
 

The Heracle offering of fiber measurement, test and related services comprises: 

  • fiber proof tests for 50 µm to 1.5 mm glass diameters
  • measurement of spectral attenuation
  • measurement of geometry specifications such as diameter and excentricity values
  • Numerical Aperture and fiber profile measurement
  • OTDR measurement and fiber strength tests (dynamic & static fatigue)
  • FTIR spectrometry for fiber coating and cable jacket materials analysis
  • re-spooling and length fitting services

 

About Heracle: heracle GmbH is a Germany-based supplier of innovative, custom-designed specialty optical fiber solutions for medical, industrial and sensor applications. Beyond a portfolio of on-demand specialty fibers Heracle is committed to break new ground by partnering with customers and scientists and leverage its wealth of experience and personal connections to develop new optical fibers for innovative device technologies. Heracle supports clients with individual consulting, customdesign and manufacturing as well as application support and measurement services. The ISO 9001 certified company is located in Jena, Germany, the center of leading-edge research and development (R&D) in optical fiber for the photonics industry.

Press-Contact: Peggy Baerenklau, Phone +49 (0) 3641-52 778 25, peggy.baerenklau@heracle.de 

heracle GmbH, Hans-Knöll-Str. 6, 07745 Jena, Germany, www.heracle.de