Augmented Reality in Mentor

July 11, 2017

The Road to Augmented & Virtual Reality Development Runs Through Mentor, Ohio   Mentor, Ohio, July 6, 2017:  North American Coating Laboratories is carving a nice name for themselves with many of the large players in the exploding augmented and virtual reality space. NACL’s unique ability to coat polymer based optics with high performance optical coatings quickly and precisely has set them apart from other industry sources. Due to the rapid prototyping nature of the augmented and virtual reality industry, being able to perform on short notice and consistently deliver quality is a huge advantage that NACL offers its clients…

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An NACL Original Bids Farewell

May 10, 2016

After 39 years of service to North American Coating Laboratories our very own Lori Grabowy who oversaw our Rx Customer Care Department has decided to retire. Lori was one of the original members of team NACL when 100% of our coating work was on ophthalmic lenses that were mostly glass. Lori takes with her an astounding amount of ophthalmic lens coating know-how, but she has left us with a great example for customer care and individualized service. With that in mind, we also wish to introduce all of our ophthalmic customers to Kelsey Weske who will now be our main…

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PLENTY TO SEE: Already entrenched in eyeglass lenses, Mentor coating firm benefits from added luxury in cars

April 14, 2008

The 21st-century dashboard is a crowded place: Satellite-fed navigation systems, stereos to handle every format but the vinyl LP, and touch-sensitive panels that have replaced knobs and buttons. And all those displays have proven a boon for Mentor-based North American Coating Laboratories, which develops and applies coatings for plastic and glass lenses.

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