Diffraction Limited Taps OCM Manufacturing to Ramp-Up Specialty Camera Production

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – OCM Manufacturing of Ottawa announced an agreement today with Diffraction Limited to provide key services around a newly acquired line of scientific imaging hardware products. OCM is providing design for manufacturing (DFM) guidance in addition to turnkey manufacturing fulfillment for Diffraction’s line of SBIC CCD cameras that serve the astronomy market.

Douglas George, President and CEO of Diffraction Limited, said: “We are pleased with our decision to work with OCM Manufacturing, as they are adding excellent value as we assimilate the SBIG product line. OCM has been instrumental in supporting product redesigns, making design improvements that have a positive impact on product manufacturability, streamlining our manufacturing processes, and consistently delivering reliably and with high quality standards.”

George Henning, President of OCM Manufacturing, added: “It is very satisfying to work closely with Diffraction to review the SBIG product designs from a manufacturability perspective. We are finding opportunities to update and improve legacy designs; to reduce lead times through supply chain expertise; and to help Diffraction to secure the future potential of its CCD cameras.”

About Diffraction Limited

Diffraction Limited – makers of Cyanogen Imaging™ Products since 1996. We produce award winning imaging software for astronomical, biomedical, industrial, and general laboratory use. We also manufacture CCD cameras and accessories from SBIG, which we acquired in 2014.
In addition , we develop and manufacture dome automation systems, cloud detection systems, OEM hardware and software, control and data reduction systems for genome scanners, and imaging software for electron microscopes.

About OCM Manufacturing

Founded in 1988, OCM Manufacturing is an Ottawa based company that specializes in contract electronics manufacturing for low-and mid-volume product lines. The company specializes in turnkey services, including printed circuit board (PCB) assembly and test, full system assembly, test, supply chain management, warranty administration, field return servicing and other after-market services.

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