• Turning Your Measurement Ideas
    into Smart Optical Modules

  • Optical Assembly Processes -
    from Prototyping to Mass-Manufacturing

  • Shortening Time to Market
    for You

  • Our Processes Ensure the
    Highest Quality

  • Trusted Partner for In Vitro
    Diagnostics & Life Sciences

  • Your Partner of Choice
    for Innovative and Reliable
    Photonic Solutions

Trusted Partner for Smart Optoelectronic Module Solutions in Diagnostics & Life Sciences

Volpi designs, developes, and manufactures optoelectronic modules for in vitro diagnostics and life sciences companies. From innovative concept design through comprehensive systems engineering to reliable production and comprehensive life cycle management. Volpi assures the highest quality throughout the entire product life cycle.

Volpi supplies Instrument modules to renowned in vitro diagnostic companies. Applications served include molecular diagnostics and immunodiagnostics for clinical lab and the POC, clinical chemistry, tissue diagnostics, and hematology.

Fiber optic test head for 96-well plates

Volpi develops and manufactures customized modules for next-generations sequencing, RT-/qPCR, dPCR, and immunoassay plate readers. In addition, Volpi has experience in flow cytometry, genomics and automated fluorescence microscopy.

Dual channel LED light module for ophthalmology

Volpi’s solutions range from LED-based light source modules with fiber optics for endoscopy, microscopy and ophthal-mology to lighting solutions for dentistry, photodynamic patient monitoring.

AACC 2020

McCormick Place
Chicago, IL (USA)
July 26 - 30, 2020

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Duesseldorf, Germany
November 16-19, 2020
Hall 8a Booth F35.5

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Appointment of Laura Bilgeri

It is our pleasure to announce the appointment of Laura Bilgeri as Optical System Engineer and Technical Consultant for the Volpi Group

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From Idea to Product and Beyond - We Take Responsibility

For many years Volpi has been supporting customers throughout the life cycle of their instruments. From conceptualization and product realization to industrialization and manufacturing, Volpi ensures availability of products and Services for decades. 

System Requirements Workshop

Systems Engineering

Extensive know-how and experience in Systems Engineering is combined with in-depth photochemistry expertise. When married with applications know-how, Volpi constantly develops best solutions.

In close cooperation with our client’s application specialists, we elaborate individual solutions which meet all application and commercial requirements of our Partners.

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Project Development Plan

Projectmanagement (PMI)

By means of a structured Stage-Gate development process, employing the V-model in accordance with ISO 13485, development risks are minimized, development times optimized, and all regulatory requirements fullfilled.We apply our optical expertise combined with mechanical, electronic, and software design to realize state-of-the-art solutions for our Clients.

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Lean LED light source assembly in one-piece flow

Lean Manufacturing

Transfer from development to prototyping and mass production of optoelectronic modules is handled by specialists. Lean manufacturing methods and Six Sigma principles are applied in serial production as well as in transfer processes. Production is ISO 13485 and ISO 9001 certified.

Volpi operates cleanrooms for sensitive optical component assembly tasks at both locations. Glass fibers are manufactured at Volpi Corporation in Auburn, USA and sourced fiber are processed into custom-specific fiber optic bundles used for lighting and measurement applications.

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Maintenance and software upgrade on controller board

Life Cycle Management

Throughout the product’s life cycle – often for more than 15 years in in vitro diagnostics – our service range includes ensuring availability of all components as well as ongoing repair and maintenance of modules from the market.

Volpi ensures compliance with regulatory requirements at all stages of the life cycle.

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Precision incoming inspection with 3D measuring arm

Quality Assurance & Testing

Volpi’s ISO 13485- and ISO 9001-certified quality management system and committed, highly qualified personnel ensure the consistently high quality of our products.

Product-specific test equipment is developed, built and validated and ensures that perform once of our products an be verified prior to incorporation into our client's instruments.

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Vendor managed inventory for just in time manufacturing

Reliable Supply Chain

In many cases, Volpi is single-source suppliers of key modules for the instruments of our customers who specialize in the fields of in vitro diagnostics, life sciences, and medical technology. The collaboration over all stages from development to production and maintenance of the modules throughout the entire product life cycle.

Sharp short-term fluctuations in demand can occur repeatedly and are often not reflected in the regular forecasts early enough. We offer our clients a high degree of flexibility. In order to remain able to deliver in these situations, Volpi responds rapidly and appropriately to changing needs and ensures reliable product supply based on real customer demand.

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