Optoelectronics supplier Excelitas Technologies of Waltham,
Mass., has opened an LED Center of Excellence at its facility in Shenzhen, China.
The site will serve as a base for the company to develop and manufacture its advanced
LED-based lighting solutions and to showcase its innovations and technologies to
customers in China. It is expected to help customers accelerate innovative and energy-efficient LED-based lighting designs for the surgical and dental, hazardous areas, signaling and aerospace sectors. It will provide the local resources necessary to meet the
increased demand for LED-based manufacturing products and equipment in China. “The
development of the LED industry in China is undergoing dramatic growth and has accelerated
rapidly over the past few years,” said Li Min, site leader at Excelitas
Technologies Shenzhen Co. Ltd.