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.
We ensure quality, reliability, and safety for complex and sensitive fibre optic assemblies in spacecraft engineering and research.
Armoured assemblies, inspection and cleaning solutions are proven to add value to your military assets.
We deliver highly specialised and customised products and assemblies to fit the scope and rigorous requirements of the aerospace industry.
Alker operates at the forefront of research and innovation through its network of collaborations with universities and research centres around the world.
We help develop ideas into products and we manufacture components for complex biomedical projects: from sensing and laser to biotechnology.
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 industries require trusted, reliable fibre optic solutions designed to perform in mission critical harsh environments.
Alker provides fibre optic components used in flow management, sensing, oil exploration and drilling equipment.
From reverse engineering of obsolete parts to complete redesign of new solutions for complex projects in the transport sector.
We look forward to hearing from you with our next challengecontact us
It is difficult to express my admiration for the level of ability that exists within your organisation to not only restore full optical functionality, but to also manufacture additional parts to actually improve the original design. Well done and thank you for a job perfectly executed.
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Our brief to Alker was to design & manufacture fibre optic assemblies in preparation for our ultrasonic sensor technology to be used in harsh and extreme environments. Despite the challenge and changing requirements, Alker was always very accommodating with the aim of providing consistently high-quality service in a short time frame.read more