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“All of the items that I ordered from Clear Align were received in a timely manner, the quality has been excellent” … “Clear Align’s personnel are very knowledgeable in optical fibers, optical sub-assemblies, and packaging of Planar Lighwave Circuits.  All dealing with Clear Align proceed in a straightforward, responsive and courteous manner.”

Electro-optic Engineer

About Us

A Company That Cares About Our Customers

Clear Align is a SBA, SDB and WOSB optical engineering and systems integration company strategically focused on imaging, lasers, and fiber optics.  We were formed in 2003 by a group of former Bell Laboratories Associates.  Today, we supply advanced optical engineering, prototyping and manufacturing for the aerospace, defense, and medical markets.  Clear Align’s cost-effective design and production capabilities set industry standards for high performance and reliability.

ITAR Registered
Clear Align is registered with International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and has implemented measures to ensure secure implementation for defense-related programs.  All Clear Align staff members are US Citizens.  All technical data are controlled, including information required for the design, development, production, integration, testing, maintenance, and modification of products or services.

Manufacturing Controls 
Clear Align has invested significantly in infrastructure that ensures on-time and quality delivery with electronic oversight of manufacturing including quality control. configuration management, supply chain management and resource planning. Our paper-less system ensures traceability and compliant with key quality systems such as ISO9000, AS9100 and military specifications. Our facility is fully ISO9000, and AS9100 compliant as verified by external auditor.

Cleanroom Assembly
At Clear Align, we deliver high-quality precision optical assemblies by combining key factors, one of the most vital of which is cleanliness.  We provide clean manufacturing operations ranging from Class 100,000 to Class 100.  Our facility is equipped with ESD-safe assembly and testing stations to ensure safe delivery of your ESD-sensitive systems.  Clear Align’s highly trained team has a consistent record of delivering high-quality results with a customer-centered approach that sets us apart.

DCAA Compliance
All project costs are monitored per Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) requirements as defined by Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR).  Examples of controls include detailed timecards for each project and tracking of all allowable direct expenses on government programs.

Customers 
Clear Align serves a diverse defense and medical customer base by offering optical design services and manufacturing of a comprehensive range of optical systems.  Customers include the US Army, BAE Systems, Honeywell, Kensey Nash, L3 Communications, Lockheed Martin, the US Navy, Northrop Grumman, General Dynamic, GE, and Raytheon.