Photonics and optics

The quality is in the detail. You may not be able to see it, but we can... and we can measure it.
Advanced manufacturing - photonics
From giving driverless cars ‘sight’ to 3D laser scanners for the resource industry, our people are working on some pretty remarkable projects.
BAE Systems has been involved in the design, engineering and manufacturing of precision optical systems for more than 25 years. We have Australia’s largest and most advanced optical manufacturing capability, and the only commercial Diamond Turning machine in Australia.
Our unique capabilities within Australia include design and engineering of complex optical and laser systems, full supported by in house manufacturing capabilities including optical thin films, diamond turning, optical manufacturing, optical assembly, along with ISO 9001 Metrology.
We deliver leading edge precision optical design, development, engineering, manufacturing and support solutions to customers around the globe.