Lab


800.325.3176
314.533.2020

...We Do More!

Laboratory Team

Midland Optical's state-of-the-art lens fabrication laboratory operates a fully-staffed Surfacing, Finishing, and Anti Reflective (AR) Coating department.

Midland is equipped with digital generators, robotic edgers and other state of the art equipment that enables us to deliver most of the latest designs in lenses and coatings. Our skilled employees and equipment also enables us to accommodate the needs of wrap and/or interchangeable lens style frames. Some of our equipment include:

  • Loh VPRO Generators
  • VFT Orbit generator (for digital cut to polish lenses)
  • Satis-Loh and Santinelli Robotic Edgers
  • Satis-Loh Curve Edger (for Oakley style frames and interchangeable lens style frames)
  • CNC Optidrill (for rimless mountings)
  • Satis-Loh 360 AR Coating Machine
  • Satis-Loh Ultrasonic Cleaner

In addition, we have a large group of highly experienced optician craftsmen who are committed to delivering the best products available from a full service laboratory. We produce over 1,800 pair of prescription lenses each day with an average turnaround time of 2 days.

Meet Our Lab Supervisors:

bill browne
BILL BROWNE
V.P. Lab Operations
Ext. 637
patrick frymire
PATRICK FRYMIRE
Bench Supervisor
Ext. 654
david hair
DAVID HAIR
AR Department
Ext. 657
john aitkenhea
JOHN AITKENHEAD
AR Department
Ext. 649
lanel lake
LANEL LAKE
Surface Department
Ext. 656
terry cupples
TERRY CUPPLES
Second Shift Supervisor
Ext. 616
terry zahn
TERRY ZAHN
Maintenance Supervisor
Ext. 656

St. Louis

2360 59th Street
St. Louis, MO 63110

Toll Free (800) 325-3176
St Louis (314) 533-2020

Chicago

2600 Beverly Dr., #101
Aurora, IL 60502

Toll Free (800) 244-7090
Aurora (630) 820-6800