About Us

Company Profile

Elliot Scientific is a major supplier of Opto-Mechanic, Laser, Cryogenic, and Magnetic systems and components to the Scientific, Research and Industrial communities. We design and manufacture our own ranges that are marketed under the Elliot|Martock and Elliot Scientific brands, and also supply first-class products sourced from leading companies around the globe.

We are uniquely positioned to assist our customers, being able to:

  • Supply competitive components and systems
  • Source, integrate and manufacture complex systems
  • Design and manufacture for Custom or OEM requirements

The Elliot|Martock and Elliot Scientific own brand products include our award winning Optical Tweezers, the Lab Essentials mirror mount range, fibre positioning components, waveguide manipulators, automated alignment systems, micropositioners and an expanding portfolio of other class-leading products.

All of our customers - from academic institutions and government agencies through to commercial researchers and industry - are provided with the highest levels of service backed up by solid technical support from our team of experienced engineers.

Solution Science for Research and Industry

We pride ourselves in offering Solution Science for Research and Industry. We employ the highly-qualified engineers and scientists to help you sift through the multitude of options available to get the equipment and systems that match your needs. That's Solution Science.

Please ask us; we may already have the answer. We can save you hours of trawling the web for information. Put us to work for you and we will save you time... and money.


Our physicists, scientists and engineers can assist you with your product search or application; delivering advice that is correct and balanced. Many of the team have been with us for more than fifteen years, bringing with them a huge amount of experience for you to tap into.

Our accounting and administration staff are also recruited from the best in the industry, ensuring that you have a high quality of service at all levels of the company.


For more than twenty years Elliot Scientific has understood the need for continual improvement in services and traceability, both in distribution and manufacture. After achieving BS EN ISO 9002 certification in 1993, Elliot Scientific progressed to its replacement - ISO 9001:2000 - in 2003. In the summer of 2016, we gained ISO 9001:2015 certification. Our commitment to quality always ensures our standards are the highest in our industry.


Our website only gives an overview of our extensive range. If you cannot find what you are looking for here, why not phone, fax or e-mail us and we will try to track down the product you need. We are here to help you find the right products to meet your requirement.

Founder's Background

Mike Elliot was Sales Manager for Spectra-Physics UK Ltd from 1979 until 1986 when he left to found Newport Ltd and become its Managing Director. In 1990 Mike, now a leading laser industry figure, created Elliot Scientific.

Mike's qualifications include a BSc Honours Degree in Applied Chemistry, majoring in Instrumentation. He has also completed a number of specialist courses run by Cranfield University. Mike has previously served as a Corporate Associates Director of the OSA and was a member of the SPIE Corporate and Exhibitor Committee.

Terms and Conditions

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Elliot Scientific Limited
Registered in England No. 2460146
Registered Office: 3 Allied Business Centre, Coldharbour Lane, Harpenden, Hertfordshire AL5 4UT
VAT Reg: GB 540 1277 78
WEEE Reg: WEE/DF0052TQ (WEEE Shipping Document)

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