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    Newport Corp. (NEWP)

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    Newport Corp.
    1791 Deere Avenue
    Irvine, CA 92606
    United States - Map
    Phone: 949-863-3144
    Fax: 949-253-1680
    Website: http://www.newport.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Scientific & Technical Instruments
    Full Time Employees:2,570

    Business Summary 

    Newport Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides technology products and systems for scientific research, microelectronics, defense and security, life and health sciences, and industrial markets worldwide. The company operates in three groups: Photonics, Lasers, and Optics. The Photonics group provides photonics instruments and systems; vibration isolation systems and subsystems; precision positioning systems and subsystems; optics and opto-mechanical components for research applications; optical hardware; and three-dimensional non-contact measurement sensors and equipment. The Lasers group offers lasers and laser-based systems comprising ultrafast lasers and amplifiers, diode-pumped solid-state lasers, high-energy pulsed lasers, tunable lasers, fiber lasers, and gas lasers. The Optics group provides optical lens assemblies and elements for infrared cameras and infrared radiometric/thermograph systems; CO2 and fiber laser optics; optics for infrared, visible, and ultraviolet wavelengths; replicated mirrors; ruled and holographic diffraction gratings; thin-film filters and coatings; and opto-mechanical subassemblies and subsystems. The company offers its products under the ILX Lightwave, New Focus, Newport, Ophir, Optimet, Oriel Instruments, Richardson Gratings, Spiricon, and Spectra-Physics brand names. Newport Corporation sells its products and services to original equipment manufacturers, end-user customers, and capital equipment customers through direct sales organizations, a network of independent distributors, and sales representatives, as well as through product catalogs and Websites. Newport Corporation was founded in 1938 and is headquartered in Irvine, California.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Newport Corp.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2016 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 3.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Robert J. Phillippy , 56
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    Mr. Charles F. Cargile , 51
    Chief Financial Officer, Sr. VP and Treasurer
    Mr. Jeffrey B. Coyne Esq., 49
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec.
    Mr. David J. Allen , 61
    Sr. VP and Gen. Mang. of Lasers Group
    Mr. Dennis L. Werth , 61
    Sr. VP and Gen. Mang. of Photonics Group
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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