About alker

We specialise in the termination of optical fibres, connectors and devices across diverse sectors, medical, aerospace, sensor, telecommunications, defence and more.

About Alker Fibre Optic Specialists

Consistent excellent results have led Alker to be one of the most trustworthy names in fibre optics. Our group provides solutions and products to companies across all sectors around the world: from NASA to Oxford University, from London Underground to Siemens: we are the preferred supplier.

Established in 1985, our organisation grew by perfecting our processes and services, gaining the AS9100/AS9100D aerospace standard accreditation.

With our competence and extensive knowledge, we remain one step ahead through the delivery of pioneering fibre optic solutions.

Our versatile experience and technologically advanced facilities allow us to provide solutions quicker.

We are trusted by our promise to deliver.

  • An impressive list of long-term customers such as L3, BAE Systems, Selex, MBDA, Thales, Ultra Electronics, QinetiQ, Qioptiq, Lockheed Martin, Rapiscan System, University of Cambridge, Imperial College, etc.
  • Vast supplier list comprising Amphenol, Lemo, TE Connectivity, Deutsch, Radial, Diamond, Glenair, (Draka), OCC amongst others.
  • Fibre optic solutions for industries such as Oil & Gas, Medical, Universities, Military, Space, Aerospace, Nuclear, Renewable, Rail/Transport.

Our Sectors

Space
Space

We ensure quality, reliability, and safety for complex and sensitive fibre optic assemblies in spacecraft engineering and research.

Military
Military

Armoured assemblies, inspection and cleaning solutions are proven to add value to your military assets.

Aerospace
Aerospace

We deliver highly specialised and customised products and assemblies to fit the scope and rigorous requirements of the aerospace industry.

Research
Research

Alker operates at the forefront of research and innovation through its network of collaborations with universities and research centres around the world.

Medical
Medical

We help develop ideas into products and we manufacture components for complex biomedical projects: from sensing and laser to biotechnology.

Renewable
Renewable

Alker provides a range of products and solutions for the renewable energy sector, including micro armoured assemblies. These solutions are suitable for solar, wind and power plants.

Nuclear
Nuclear

Nuclear industries require trusted, reliable fibre optic solutions designed to perform in mission critical harsh environments.

Oil/Gas
Oil/Gas

Alker provides fibre optic components used in flow management, sensing, oil exploration and drilling equipment.

Rail/Transport
Rail/Transport

From reverse engineering of obsolete parts to complete redesign of new solutions for complex projects in the transport sector.

Case Studies

Inspection & Cleaning

read more

Bifurcated/Trifurcated

read more

London Underground

read more

Imperial College London

read more

Fred Olsen Renewables

read more

We look forward to hearing from you with our next challenge

contact us