About Sofradir

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Sofradir is the world leader in high-performance infrared imaging solutions for military, space and industrial markets


Sofradir Group is the leading developer and manufacturer of infrared sensors for military, space, commercial and industrial applications. Its vast IR product portfolio covers the entire spectrum from visible to very far infrared. Sofradir Group pioneers developments in high performance IR detectors based on sophisticated technologies: Mercury Cadmium Telluride (MCT), Indium Antimonide (InSb), Quantum Well Infrared Photodetectors (QWIP), Indium Gallium Arsenide (InGaAs), and a-Si Microbolometers.


Commercial Space Ground Vehicles



Key figures Group

  • 214+ M€

  • 900+ staff worldwide

  • More than 30 years of expertise in imaging sensors design, manufacturing and qualifications

  • 13000m2 of manufacturing area ; 4000m2 of cleans room


  • World number one on IR market 

  • 146+ M€

  • 4 IR technologies

  • 3 locations / 650 employees

  • 10% of turnover on R&D investment every year






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