Our sensors only show their value when they are being used. Success stories from different applications and industries at a glance.
Where can you find our sensors?
Our sensors only show their value when they are being used. The requirements and areas of applications for our products are as diverse as our customers' industries. The application stories on this page show you a few exemplary applications. They can inspire your daily business and give you an insight into complex technical solutions.
Read the success stories of our sensors now and discover how Althen can help to write yours!
Submersible Sensors and Maintenance test of the lock Noordersluis
In 2029, the Noordersluis between IJmuiden and Amsterdam will reach the end of its technical life. Rijkswaterstaat (part of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management) is investigating what maintenance must be done to keep the current lock in operation until the new lock is delivered.
Tow Test Force Measurement System for the Ocean Cleanup
Althen Sensors & Controls has developed a Tow Test Force Measurement System for the Ocean Cleanup to measure the forces between the towing vessel and the clean up system. The measuring system provides information for safety and maintenance prevention.
Mobile Measuring System keeps helicopter in balance
How to determine the center of gravity of helicopters? A solution in two suitcases.
Securing track stability
Trams have become a vital part of the public transport system in many cities. However, the tracks need to be maintained on a regular basis to ensure long-term transport safety.
GL980 Graphtec Datalogger for monitoring the movement of a lighthouse
Reliable and precise measurements: Monitoring the movement of a lighthouse for error-free tidal range and wave measurements.
Valve diagnostics with data logger GL220/240
With industrial valves, changes in tightness and closing force are inevitable during the operating process. The use of a valve diagnosis system for machines and plants avoids failures and makes necessary maintenance work easier to plan.