In some applications, installation space is so limited that there is no room for photoelectric sensors. So optical fibers are often used, despite their higher installation cost. Now Contrinex has developed a new photoelectric sensor which, due to its extremely small size, offers the ideal alternative. The sensor specialist has developed a 4 mm diameter…Details
New inductive sensors with magnetic-field resistance for welding cell applications A new series of Weld-Immune sensors with NPN polarity is now available from Contrinex alongside existing PNP types. As a result, this sensor family is ready not only for welding systems with positive logic (sink current; PNP) but also those with negative logic (source current;…Details
On this day of national mourning for Sri Lanka, the Contrinex family stands with its colleagues of Contrinex Ceylon, one of our main group production sites. We offer heartfelt condolences for all those who lost their lives in the terrible events of Easter Sunday.
Contrinex beats CISF team in annual ice-hockey derby This April, the men and women of Contrinex’s mixed ice-hockey team achieved a commanding win over long-standing opponents CISF at their annual match. The setting of Fribourg’s celebrated BCF Dragons’ arena clearly inspired both sides to deliver a thrilling evening’s play in this hard-fought contest for supremacy…Details
Employees of Contrinex Ceylon celebrate in traditional style Contrinex Ceylon held a family party to mark the “Sinhala and Tamil Traditional New Year”, which fell this year on Tuesday, 2nd April. Dressed in colorful traditional attire, employees participated in “Avurudu Games and Dancing” to celebrate Sri Lankan unity, prosperity, cultural values and beliefs. This joyful…Details
Industry professionals learn about Contrinex RFID solutions Contrinex’s RFID workshop was an important highlight of the recent automation meeting in Boeblingen, Germany. Experienced specialists from Contrinex Sensor GmbH showed planners, developers and design engineers how to make the most of their HF and LF RFID systems. A key topic was the integration, functions and advantages…Details