LPKF Laser & Electronics AG is a mechanical engineering company, which engages in the design and manufacture of laser systems. It operates through the following segments: Electronics Development Equipment, Electronics Production Equipment, Other Production Equipment, and Other. The Electronics Development Equipment segment refers to the supplies required by the developers of electronics equipment to manufacture, and assemble printed circuit board prototypes largely without use of chemicals. The Electronics Production Equipment segment is comprised of laser-direct-structuring, stencil lasers equipment, and printed circuit board production equipment. The Other Production Equipment is the combination the wielding equipment, and solar module equipment product groups. The company was founded by JÃ¼rgen Seebach, Klaus Barke, Klaus SÃ¼lter, and Bernd Hildebrandt in 1976 and is headquartered in Garbsen, Germany.