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The IoT sensor solution monitors the presence, position, or absence of the healthcare clientRead more about SmartBed
Sensors & Measurement Solutions
We make companies smarter by providing them high-quality sensor solutions. Our solutions enable our customers to automate, save costs, solve problems or develop new technologies. We provide standard and customized sensors, measurement systems and instrumentation for Test & Measurement, OEM and IIoT applications and provide additional services such as calibration, prototyping, training, consulting and rental.
We are happy to help you select the most suitable sensor or measurement solution. Fill in our contact form or contact us directly: you can find the phone numbers and e-mail addresses of your nearest location on our locations page.
- More than 1,200 sensors
- Very accurate and reliable
- Custom sensors also for small quantities
- Data Loggers and data-acquisition systems
- Amplifiers with BUS-interfaces
- Indicators met BUS-interfaces
Turn Key Measurement Systems
- Railway Measurement Systems
- Laser Measurement Systems
- Plug & Play Measurement Systems
Engineering & Production
Sensors, recorders or complete systems – our specialists in engineering development and design custom solutions to your every desire.
Integrated IoT Sensor Solutions
Sensor hardware, digital interfaces, dashboards and software: Althen is your reliable partner for the development of your customised IoT solution.
Robust, safe, durable and user friendly industrial joysticks, push buttons, switches and position sensors as well as customised measurement or HMI solutions.
Our Customized Solutions
We can adjust all sensors exactly to your needs or even develop and integrate a complete measurement solution for your project or measurement task.
- Custom IoT solutions
- Custom solutions for Test and Measurement (T&M)
- Custom solutions for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM)
Services in sensors and measurement
From engineering to training, from applying strain gauges to measurements on site. Our services are comprehensive and include training, calibration, rental, and repairs as well.
We offer you:
- A large selection of sensors for almost all industries and all applications
- Fair and manufacturer-neutral customer advice
- Focus on quality and quality control
- Over 40 years motivation and passion for measurement and sensor technology
New torque sensors for pharmaceutical OEM
In pharmaceuticals product integrity is crucial and packaging has a key role to play. Sealing machines machines not only tighten bottle caps within precisely defined tolerances, but also log every detail of every bottle that is capped. Read how new torque sensors are integrated in an OEM bottle sealing machine application.Read more
Althen sensor partner for Hardt Hyperloop
From the early days Althen has been supporting the Hardt Hyperloop team, even before the company Hardt was founded and whenthe development was still in a student format. Ever since, Hardt and Althen have worked together when it came down to measurement solutions for the development of the hyperloop system. Both in vehicle sensors, as well as test & measurement sensors, for their internal test setups.Read more
Propeller shaft earthing system protects propulsion machinery of dredger
In 2020 a new trailing suction hopper dredger was built. This very impressive vessel is equipped with two powerful dual-fuel engines driving two propulsion lines. In order to ensure proper operation of Althen's shaft earthing set, a potential monitoring set that visualizes the condition has been installed as well.Read more
About Althen Sensors & Controls:
Innovative, high-precision measurement systems and sensor solutions are our passion. Since 1978, Althen stands for advanced, customer-specific solutions in metrology and sensors. We offer a wide range of standard products but have the ability to fully customize a sensor or measurement system to meet your specific needs. Known for our flexibility, experience and quality in creating innovative measurement solutions, we are ready for your future measurement challenges.