Customized Sensor Solutions

Adapting the sensor to the application In many cases, off-the-shelf sensors do the job without problems. However, the advent of Industry 4.0 and the demand for bespoke or single-batch production bring with them an increasing need for customized sensor solutions. Modifications range from minor changes to the wiring, housing or electronics to completely new functional…

Inductive ANALOG OUTPUT

Engineers needing a reliable, repeatable, highly accurate means of measuring the position of a target object should look no further than Contrinex ANALOG OUTPUT inductive sensors. Best-in-class temperature stability and a measurement range of zero to 40 mm make the Contrinex analog sensor range ideally suited for measuring linear, angular and rotational position. With detection…

Faster delivery for North and South America

Contrinex opens new US production site in Dallas, Texas Since 2014, Contrinex has operated a logistics hub in Dallas, USA. The company has recently moved into a new modern building, fully air-conditioned, with lots of natural light and direct access to the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Contrinex USA has now almost 1,400 m2 (15,000 ft2)…

Rugged inductive sensors support PPE manufacturing capacity for N95 face masks during COVID-19 crisis

OEM equipment builders require a single source of robust sensors for integration within machines for producing N95 face masks. Material feeds must be synchronized prior to assembly and, during the process, the part-completed mask must be positioned correctly. Designers specified rugged inductive sensors with IO-Link connectivity from Contrinex, meeting the need for immediate availability while…

Job opportunity for Sales Project Manager (w/m)

Als Familienunternehmen und Global Player bieten wir, die CONTRINEX AG mit Sitz in Corminboeuf (Nähe Fribourg, Schweiz), unseren Kunden weltweit Produkte und Systeme für die industrielle Automation an. Unser Kerngeschäft beinhaltet High-Tech-Sensoren, RFID-Systeme und industrielle Sicherheitstechnik. Sales Project Manager (w/m) AUFGABEN Sie erfassen die Bedürfnisse des Kunden, koordinieren und überwachen die damit verbundenen Aufgaben. Sie…

Transparent object sensors

The Contrinex TRU-C23 photoelectric sensor is ideally suited for the presence control of transparent objects. Its patented technology uses UV light. Since transparent materials like plastic or glass absorb large amounts of polarized UV light, it is very easy to set the threshold at which the sensor switches. This makes commissioning much easier. The shape…

RFID Basic

Contrinex Basic RFID components are ideal for general identification and monitoring tasks in almost any industry. The family includes low- and high-frequency passive, plastic transponders (tags) and threaded Read/Write Modules (RWMs). All devices are insensitive to dirt. HF components (13.56 MHZ) are fully ISO/IEC 15693-compliant, while LF components (31.25 kHz) utilize a proprietary data communication…