Custom sensor solutions for T&M applications

Althen is your partner for custom designed sensors and sensor systems for Test & Measurement applications

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Althen is your expert partner for custom sensors and measurement systems. Over 40 years of experience in developing unique sensors and turn-key measurement systems for test & measurement applications. Customers come to Althen because they can’t find a solution for their measurement problem. Like the well-known A-team, Althen is your partner to make the impossible possible.

The strength of Althen is it’s flexibility to design, built and deliver a fully customized quality measurement system, that customers can literally plug and play. From dedicated measurement systems to detect earthquakes to extremely accurate inclination measurement systems with displays and set points, there is hardly a measurement challenge that can’t be solved with a custom Test & Measurement solution.

With our in house design and manufacturing we have the flexibility to produce fast prototypes for the customer to test and iterate on in a short time-span.

We are your application specialist applying our strong knowledge in different sensor technologies to create the best possible sensor or to develop the best fit measurement chain often existing of sensors, amplifiers, electronics, and data-acquisition modules. From multichannel pressure measurement systems to position measurement systems with nano-meter resolution, Althen is your partner.

Our solutions go from A to Z

From Custom force sensors, high performance pressure sensors, dynamic torque sensors, custom straingauges, to custom laser scanning systems, position measurement, inclination/levelling systems, and fiber optic measurement systems.

As your Test & measurement sensor partner our goal is always to bring the best quality solution for your specific application. When there is not a standard solution available, no problem we have your back.

Our mission:

‘’Measure what can be measured, make measurable what can’t be measured’’ – Althen T&M division

Our solutions: 

Sensors & Measurement systems for the Railway industry

Althen offers a variety of sensors and measurement solutions for the Railway industry; from sensors that can be embedded in trains, to measurement instruments for maintenance departments.

Go to our Railway Measurement Systems.


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