For applications involving sophisticated automation and smart factories, Contrinex is a world leader in smart sensor technology.

Our products are at home in the most demanding applications and the tightest space limitations thanks to our 50 years of expertise in the field of intelligent sensing and identification solutions. Our clients are able to take quicker and wiser decisions thanks to the use of real-time sensor data for IIoT and remote asset management.

Since Peter Heimlicher, Dipl Ing ETH, founded Contrinex in 1972, the company has expanded from a one-man operation to a global organization with more than 500 workers worldwide. The major markets in Europe, Asia, North America, and South America are serviced by more than 12 subsidiaries.

World market leader for miniature sensors, sensors with long operating distances, and devices for particularly demanding operating conditions (all-metal, high-pressure, and high-temperature resistant sensors). Technology leader manufacturer of inductive and photoelectric sensors as well as safety and RFID systems.