OEM optical solutions from concept to volume production

The Berliner Glas Group is one of the world’s leading providers of optical key components, assemblies and systems, high-quality refined technical glass as well as glass touch assemblies.
With decades of experience in the development and production of optical systems and manufacturing technology we integrate optics, mechanical systems and electronics to provide innovative system solutions for our customers and make a significant contribution to their value chain.
Our solutions are used throughout the world in selected market segments of the light-using industries – the semiconductor industry, medical technology, laser and space technology, metrology and the display industry.

From concept to volume production

We focus on our customers as a reliable, competent long-term partner, along the entire process chain – from concept to volume production.
With more than 1,600 qualified and experienced employees the Berliner Glas Group develops and produces optical system solutions at five locations in Germany, Switzerland and China.

The complete spectrum encompasses:


  • System engineering
  • Optical design
  • Mechanical design
  • Electronics system design and development
  • Coating design
  • Customer-specific metrology

Key components

  • Cylindrical lenses with lengths of up to 2,000 mm
  • Array lenses
  • Spherical/aspherical lenses and plano optics
  • Coatings
  • Electrostatic and vacuum chucks
  • High-precision structural parts

Assemblies & Systems

  • Optical assemblies and systems
  • Opto-mechanical assemblies and systems
  • Electro-optical systems
  • Lens systems
  • Measuring systems
  • Cameras

Berliner Glas KGaA – News

New Managing Director Operations at the Berliner Glas Group

Thomas Polzer has been appointed the new Managing Director Operations at the Berliner Glas Group. He strengthens the previous management team consisting of Dr. Andreas Nitze and David Schwem. Thomas Polzer is responsible for Operations and, together

Berliner Glas Group at the LASER World of PHOTONICS

The Berliner Glas Group makes light usable for high-tech applications and operates in growth markets based on the current megatrends of digitization, mobility, or health. For instance, in order to have data access anywhere and anytime high-performanc

Berliner Glas Group welcomes 22 apprentices

16 dedicated junior employees have begun their dual study program and training at Berliner Glas in Berlin on September 2nd. The Group company SwissOptic AG in Heerbrugg, Switzerland, will be supported by six new trainees. An intensive induction proce

Berliner Glas, an Employer with Top Career Opportunities

Berliner Glas offers its employees attractive healthcare management, subsidized sport programs, the best career opportunities, and is one of Germany’s most coveted employers – three studies have come to this conclusion. Focus Money and D

Berliner Glas Group at Compamed in Düsseldorf

The Berliner Glas Group is presenting its broad product portfolio at this year’s Compamed, the trade fair for the medical supplier industry and product development, from November 18 – 21, in Hall 8a, Booth F35.1in Düsseldorf, Germany

Berliner Glas Group to become part of ASML

ASML has signed an agreement to acquire 100 % of the shares of Berliner Glas KGaA Berliner Glas and ASML, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of chip-making equipment, have signed an agreement whereby ASML acquires all shares of Berlin