photon energy hauptsitzePHOTON ENERGY GmbH is a medium-sized company in the optical industry. Based in Ottensoos in southern Germany, it lies at the heart of Nuremberg metropolitan area.

We specialize in the development and production of laser sources and laser marking devices for industrial applications. Our expertise are tailored solutions paired with qualified and individual customer support. This concept combined with strong product quality guarantees our sustainable success.

The state-of-the-art manufacturing techniques in our new production facility with several cleanrooms and our highly qualified employees are essential to our business. Continuous in-house training and a positive work environment ensures a high level of motivation. We are proud of the long term commitment of our employees.







Validated according to 

ISO 9001:2008 and EN ISO 13485:2012

validated laser manufacturer EN-ISO 13485




History of the firm:

2001 Company established as PHOTON ENERGY GmbH
2002 Introduction of ARIES ns-laser
2002 Introduction of LEO ns-laser, 4.5 W
2003 Certification according to ISO 9001:2000
2003 Introduction of NAUTILUS laser marking system
2004 Introduction of AQUILA ns-laser, 50W
2005 Certification according to ISO 13485:2001
2006 Introduction of Leo ns-lasers, 8 W and 10 W
2007 Introduction of AQUILA ns-laser 120 W
2009 Introduction of LEO ns-laser, 15 W
2011 Introduction of CEPHEUS ps-laser, 2 W and 12 W
2011 Acquisition of the product line of laser marking systems from NWL Lasertechnologie GmbH. The entire division of NWL Lasertechnologie has been integrated into PHOTON ENERGY GmbH providing PHOTON ENERGY with a business experience of more than 20 years.
2011 Introduction of WORKSTATION
2014 Opening of new production building
2014 Introduction of FORANO
2015 Software for UDI compliant marking of surgery instruments
2016 Introduction of the enhanced ps-Laser CEPHEUS with 16W average power
2017 Introduction of ps-Laser CEPHEUS with 50W average power
2018 Introduction of OEM-Marker CEPHEUS Mark

Introduction of WORKSTATION XXL