Saturday, February 4, 2023
By host on 1/11/2023 12:57 PM

Central Islip, NY (January 5th, 2023) Universal Photonics® Incorporated (UPI), global manufacturer and distributor of critical surfacing and polishing technology, is proud to announce its return to SPIE Photonics West 2023 at the Moscone Center ...

By host on 12/28/2022 7:37 PM

Central Islip, NY (December 28th, 2022) Universal Photonics® Incorporated (UPI), global manufacturer and distributor of critical surfacing and polishing technology, is proud to announce its participation in the 2023 Photonics Spectra Online Conference ...

By host on 10/4/2022 1:50 PM

Central Islip, NY (October 4th, 2022) Universal Photonics® Incorporated (UPI), global manufacturer and distributor of critical surfacing and polishing technology, is proud to introduce SOMOS | IWT, a new merger between SOMOS – world renowned for high power Double-Sided Polishing and Lapping Machinery – and IWT Diamond Wire Saws & Compact Cutting Saws with Single or Multiple Wires.

By host on 4/2/2020 2:41 PM
Universal Photonics’ Central Islip, NY facility joins its already-certified Vernon, NY facility, creating a comprehensive, company-wide ISO 9001:2015 certified operation
By host on 1/21/2020 11:40 AM
Central Islip, NY (January 9, 2020) Universal Photonics Incorporated®, global manufacturer & distributor of critical surfacing & polishing technology, announces the next generation of abrasive polishing compounds specifically for hard optics.
By host on 10/14/2019 2:48 PM

Double-sided processing is a batch-type process that uses planetary action — generally with loose, abrasive particles suspended in a liquid vehicle — to abrade material almost equally from both faces of the material (Figure 1). Because of the nature of the process, it is relatively stress-free in that it induces minimal thermal distortion.
By host on 10/21/2018 2:45 PM
Central Islip, NY (October, 2018) Universal Photonics Incorporated, manufacturer and global distributor of advanced surface preparation materials, has announced exclusive North American distribution rights for Valtron® Formulated Detergents in the Precision Optics Industry.
By host on 9/1/2018 1:45 PM
Central Islip, NY (August, 2018) Universal Photonics, Inc., manufacturer and global distributor of advanced surface preparation materials, has announced exclusive distributor rights in North America to 3M’s Trizact™ Diamond Tile (TDT).
By host on 12/7/2017 11:09 AM
Universal Photonics Inc., a 91-year-old manufacturer and distributor of products used in surfacing and polishing, has acquired a Southbridge, Massachusetts, maker of polishing pads.
By host on 12/4/2017 12:08 PM
Central Islip, NY (December, 2017) Universal Photonics, Inc., manufacturer and global distributor of critical surface preparation materials, has announced the acquisition of Massachusetts based J.I. Morris Company’s surface polishing pads and materials business.