Mid-InfraRed Instrumentation Company (“MIRICO”) develops, manufactures and deploys advanced laser spectroscopy instruments for trace gas analysis, addressing the need for more accurate gas measurement. Gas analysis is required in many industrial applications such as monitoring natural gas throughout the oil and gas value chain or monitoring low level contaminants in specialised industrial processes.

Through their focus of meeting the challenging needs of key customers, by way of the application of world leading gas measurement technology to develop innovative products and solutions for their critical processes, MIRICO has created a pioneering technology that supports the trend towards increasingly sophisticated industrial processes and growing concerns on environmental pollution.

MIRICO is an ideal investee company for the Foresight WAE Technology EIS Fund which invests into early stage disruptive technology businesses in the UK. MIRICO will use the Fund’s investment, alongside a further £2 million commitment from existing investors, to further commercialise its innovative products.

WAE Added Value

WAE Added Value

Supporting the further commercialisation of innovative products addressing the need for more accurate gas measurement.

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