Vision Engineering Ltd is a global leading-edge manufacturer of unique
ergonomic stereo microscopes and non-contact measuring systems.
Since its formation in 1958, Vision Engineering has become one of the world's most innovative and
dynamic microscope manufacturers, with offices across Europe, Asia and North America, as well as a
fully trained global distribution network.
Engineers and scientists worldwide use our high quality systems for a wide range of magnification,
inspection and measurement applications in industrial, materials and life science markets, across a
wide range of industries.
Renowned for pioneering optical design, Vision Engineering’s microscope and metrology systems
perform to the highest standards, often exceeding customer expectations.
Designed in Britain, Vision Engineering’s hightech UK and USA manufacturing facilities
ensure our customers benefit from high quality
The company is now sharing its expertise
offering contract design and manufacturing
service, from product design, prototyping,
manufacture, assembly, logistics to
commercialisation of precision optical and
mechanical products and instruments.
Export and Distribution
With over 80% of manufacturing output exported, the company recognises the importance of
building strong distributor relationships globally, supported through worldwide offices.
Vision Engineering has an established network of over 120 stock holding and fully trained
distributors globally. Our experienced export team provides on-going support to our distributor
network and welcomes new distribution opportunities.
Vision Engineering holds world patents for its unique eyepiece-less optical technologies, which
remove the need for conventional binocular microscope eyepieces. Superior ergonomics offers
unrivalled operator benefits, increasing productivity and reducing costs.
A substantial R&D programme has been the key to success, ensuring that products are continually
developed to meet customers’ ever more stringent demands. Vision Engineering continues to lead
in optical innovation with new technologies under development.
Customers value the high quality of Vision Engineering’s inspection and measurement systems
that have been proven in the most demanding applications. Extensive quality management processes
enables the company to measure and maintain the highest levels of quality across the company. An
approved supplier performance scheme ensures this quality is maintained throughout our supply
Vision Engineering is a certified ISO 9001:2008 company.