Mission Statement

We are committed to be the leader in OEM engineered infrared detection technology for commercial, space, and defense applications. Our strategic partnerships with world renowned component manufacturers ensure only the most advanced and proven devices are used in our systems.

For over 40 years we have provided system integrators and OEMs the best products that deliver exceptional performance, imagery, reliability, and value.

Our goal is twofold:

— to provide system integrators with the most advanced innovative infrared based solutions that will perform flawlessly in all conditions. 
— to support our customers with a CONCEPT TO SOLUTION approach and address their needs with unsurpassed technical expertise.

Whatever your IR needs -  should you require an open or enclosed camera core, fully integrated module complete with lens and image processing, an IDCA/detector or thermal sensor -  Sofradir-EC has the products and the expertise to fulfill your needs. 



Originally incorporated in 1969 as Electrophysics Corporation, the company’s early were efforts were concentrated on the design, development and manufacturing of infrared cameras and night vision imaging products.

In 2008 SOFRADIR EC was formed through acquisition by SOFRADIR SAS, the world leader in high-performance infrared imaging solutions for military, space, industrial and commercial markets. This expanded product portfolio of advanced cooled and uncooled detectors coupled with over 40 years of technical expertise in engineering solutions and product integration enabled SOFRADIR-EC to become a leading OEM provider for SWIR, MWIR, LWIR and VLWIR range applications.


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SOFRADIR EC is committed to maintaining a safety process which actively involves all employees in identifying, preventing, and correcting workplace safety issues to reduce accidents and injuries.

We will endeavor to eliminate unsafe conditions and minimize related risks by identifying and supporting safe work practices, promoting safety awareness, furnishing necessary tools and protective equipment, and providing employee training and education.

Our goal is to educate, promote, and encourage the practice of safety while reducing unsafe acts and hazardous conditions for the good of all, directly and indirectly, involved with        SOFRADIR-EC.

Safety Policy Statement



SOFRADIR EC activities are centered on the objective to meet or exceed the expectations of our Customers for the products that we design and manufacture.

This core value drives our company to continually improve its performance and provide our customers with the highest quality products and services.

We accomplish this objective by understanding our customer and industry needs as well as abiding to a Quality Measurement System which allows conformance to the requirements of ISO 9001:2015.

Quality Policy Statement