Bertin Technologies has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire French optics provider Winlight by the end of 2017, it was announced on 19 October.
The purchase would strengthen both Bertin and its parent company CNIM’s mechanical and optical system portfolio, which are used in support of defence and space programmes.
This builds on the 2015 acquisition of Saphymo, a provider of nuclear instrumentation, and Exensor, a developer of unattended ground sensors, in July 2017.
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