India Optel Ltd. (IOL) is market leader of Opto-Electronics (EO/IR) vision &control equipment and fire control system. These are used by the-Forces on weapon platforms like battle tanks T-90 & T-72, infantry combat vehicle BMP-II and small & medium caliber weapons like rifle, machine guns and anti-material rifle etc.
With emphasis on product development,during past five years, IOL have developed seven (07) new products, being regularly supplied to the Forces. Items made by IOL for T-72, BMP-II, Artillery Guns and small & medium caliber weapons are 100 per cent indigenous. For items of T-90 tank made by IOL, indigenous content is 78 per cent.
With success in collaborative development of Automatic Control Unit, Voltage Converter and Power Unit for T-90, IOL has placed 69 Project Sanction Orders on the Indian Industry. IOL has also sponsored five projects under iDEX, which will used in the bulk manufacturing by IOL.