About Us

A Brief History of Our Company

ELC Laser Group offers a one-stop, all-service facility from concept to completion. We deliver on-time, value solutions using the most advanced technology available.

ELC Laser Group is a name you can trust. With over 30 years in the Laser cutting, design and profiling industry, we have a proud reputation for always meeting our customer’s requirements in terms of production, price and more importantly satisfaction with the valuable service and end product that we supply.

As industry leaders, ELC Laser Group first introduced laser cutting technology to the Irish market in 1989. We continue to develop the latest technology to provide our customers with the definitive choice in laser cutting solutions.

We are the only company in Ireland to offer 5-Axis laser cutting, providing design and engineering professionals with quality assured solutions to design, cut and fabrication projects.

Since our establishment in 1989, we have a proven track record in product design, profiling and fabricating products for customers in a range of industries; from automotive to pharmaceutical and from the construction industry to the advertising industry. There is no job too big or small that the staff at ELC Laser Group can not complete from concept to fabrication (and installation if required).

We have earned an international reputation for innovation, unrivalled customer service and meticulous attention to detail. Our product range is supplied to a diverse customer base throughout the world. Come and partner with ELC Laser Group for your future requirements. After all, you will be in good company. 

For information, contact us at sales@elclaser.com.

Come and partner with ELC Laser Group for your future requirements. After all, you will be in good company.

Our Goals and
Ambitions

To offer a world class service to our customers; from a rapid response to any enquiry, to the quick and safe delivery of ordered parts.

To maintain our competitive and technological advantage through the constant upgrading of our facilities, and by promoting and facilitating the ongoing upskilling of our workforce and technical personnel.

To be considered by our customers as their partners in progress, through our dedication, our innovativeness, our cost effectiveness and our quality.

From Start to Finish We Will See you Through

We’ve extended our facilities by opening plants in the Czech Republic and Belfast to guarantee our customers’ continuity of supply. If something goes amiss in one plant, within seconds we’re able to transfer to one of the other plants and have things operating. 

It also enables us to give quantified cost reductions to our customers because we can monitor factors like material prices, services charges and labour rates in the three different locations and select the one that gives the best benefit to the customers that we’re working with.

From Start to Finish We Will See you Through

ELC Laser Group Ltd

Company Timeline - Where We've Come From

ELC Laser Group Ltd has evolved greatly over the past 30 years in the Laser cutting, design and profiling industry. We're proud of and first to acknowledge the improvements and developments in ELC Laser Group during that time. Take a look to see where we've come from.

November, 1989

November, 1989

Commenced Operations: Pioneering the introduction of Laser Cutting Technology to Ireland.

January, 1991

January, 1991

Doubled Laser Cutting capacity with the installation of a 3m x 1.5m 3KW Laser Cutting Machine.

June, 1993

June, 1993

Established a Ceramic Substrate Laser Processing facility for surface mounted technology for pioneering Wi-Fi trails.

February, 1994

February, 1994

Launched ELC Distribution LTD having secured representation for Kyocera Ceramic Substrates for the Irish and UK Markets.

September, 1995

September, 1995

Moved our ever-expanding business to larger premises at 22, IDA Industrial Estate, Waterford.

May, 1996

May, 1996

MD&C Laser Processing LTD: We expanded internationally opening a sales centre in Howard Street, Belfast.

March, 1998

March, 1998

ELC Electronics LTD (Hawkdale) commenced operations specialising in PCB Population using state-of-the-art, fully automated SMT true hole and pin insertion equipment.

January, 2000

January, 2000

Red letter Day: We survived the dreaded Millennium bug and technology switch over.

June, 2001

June, 2001

MD&C Laser Processes LTD opens a new manufacturing facility, offering laser cutting, manufacturing & assembly to a host of multinational customers.

February, 2002

February, 2002

Exclusive to Ireland, we launched the world’s most advanced laser processing system for 3 dimensional engineering, ELC 5 Axis.

January, 2004

January, 2004

Established ELC Laser Group LTD and the parent company for all the subsidiaries established to date. The official opening ceremony was performed by the Minister for Trade & Employment.

January, 2004

January, 2004

Mast Climbing Platforms: ELC Laser Group LTD introduced Mast Climbing Platforms as safer alternatives to traditional scaffolding.

November, 2004

November, 2004

ELC Czech SRO: Opening of ELC Laser Group’s European Centre – ELC Czech SRO. Specialising in the supply of fully machined casting and forging for European, American and Australian customers.

September, 2006

September, 2006

Fibre Optic – Robotic Laser. In conjunction with our development partners Reis Robotics, ELC Laser Group LTD were awarded the contract to supply optic robotic Laser systems for in-line operations automotive plant.

December, 2006

December, 2006

Turnover milestone of €8million achieved. Highest number of employees ever at 55.

2008

2008

Despite the catastrophic world-wide economic downturn, ELC Laser Group Ltd battened down the hatches, adopted prudent accounting, avoided redundancies and maintained supply of quality products at competitive rates.

May, 2014

May, 2014

Introduced CE Approved Electro Mechanical Assembly and testing facility, supplying long-term key customers: namely Honeywell and Bausch & Lomb.

September, 2016

September, 2016

Metaloffcut.com: Doing our bit for the economy. As part of our contribution to reducing carbon emissions worldwide, we created an online facility promoting the reuse rather than recycling of metal offcuts.  

2018

2018

ELC design capabilities to the fore: ELC Laser Group Ltd designed, manufactured and assembled products for customers who were IDA Innovation Award winners 2017 & 2018.