About us

First Sensor Technics Limited

First Sensor is one of the world's leading suppliers in the field of sensor systems. Our company develops and manufactures both standardized and tailor-made sensor solutions for applications in the Industrial, Medical and Mobility growth markets. With over 800 employees, we are represented at six German locations and also have development, production and sales sites in the UK, USA, Canada, China, the Netherlands, France, Sweden and Denmark along with a worldwide partner network.

First Sensor develops and manufactures high-quality, customer-specific sensor solutions for the detection of light, radiation, pressure, flow, level and acceleration. The company produces in-house and along the value-added chain from component to system level. First Sensor AG is listed in the Prime Standard of the German stock exchange in Frankfurt. We guarantee our compliance through regular successful certifications of the sites according to ISO/TS 16949, ISO 14001, EN ISO 13485, EN 9100 and ISO 9001 - matching the respective business field.


Products

LMI differential pressure sensors

LMI differential pressure sensors

The digital LMI differential pressure sensors from First Sensor with I²C bus and 3 V supply are based on thermal micro-flow measurement within the sil...

Read More
LME differential low pressure sensors

LME differential low pressure sensors

The LME differential low pressure sensors are based on thermal flow measurement of gas through a micro-flow channel integrated within the sensor chip....

Read More
Silicon photomultipliers (SiPMs)

Silicon photomultipliers (SiPMs)

Silicon photomultipliers (SiPMs) from First Sensor are innovative solid-state silicon detectors with single photon sensitivity. SiPMs are a valid alte...

Read More
PIN Photodiodes

PIN Photodiodes

First Sensor develops and manufactures photodiodes in series covering a range of technologies. Materials and processing can be adapted to individual ...

Read More
First Sensor detectors for ionizing radiation

First Sensor detectors for ionizing radiation

Atomic particles with sufficient kinetic energy and X-rays can be detected directly via their absorption on the crystal lattice or indirectly via scin...

Read More
LDE differential low pressure sensor

LDE differential low pressure sensor

First Sensor LDE differential low pressure sensors are based on thermal flow measurement of gas through a micro-flow channel integrated within the sen...

Read More
HMA amplified pressure sensors

HMA amplified pressure sensors

First Sensor HMA pressure sensors provide amplified analog output signals and utilise precision digital signal conditioning to achieve high accuracies...

Read More
Avalanche Photodiodes (APD)

Avalanche Photodiodes (APD)

First Sensor develops and manufactures avalanche photodiodes in series covering a range of technologies. Materials and processing can be adapted to in...

Read More
BTE6000 pressure transmitters for corrosive liquids and gases

BTE6000 pressure transmitters for corrosive liquids and gases

The BTE / PTU6000 pressure transmitters allow for high media compatibility with corrosive liquids and gases. The transmitters feature fully welded sta...

Read More
BTE6000...CS  hydrostatic liquid level sensors

BTE6000...CS hydrostatic liquid level sensors

The BTE / PTU / BTW6000...CS submersible hydrostatic liquid level sensors allow for high media compatibility with many industrial liquids. The level t...

Read More
BTEL5000 Low Pressure Transmitters

BTEL5000 Low Pressure Transmitters

The BTEL / PTUL5000 differential pressure transmitters from 1 mbar / 1 inH2O are based on piezoresistive pressure sensors and are are intended to be u...

Read More
CTE7000 low pressure transmitters

CTE7000 low pressure transmitters

The First Sensor CTE7000 pressure transmitters are based on piezoresistive pressure sensors and are are intended to be used with dry and non-corrosive...

Read More
CTE8000 pressure transmitters for corrosive liquids and gases

CTE8000 pressure transmitters for corrosive liquids and gases

The First Sensor CTE / CTU8000 pressure transmitters allow for high media compatibility with corrosive liquids and gases. The transmitters are based o...

Read More
CTE8000...CS  hydrostatic liquid level sensors

CTE8000...CS hydrostatic liquid level sensors

The First Sensor CTE / CTU / CTW8000...CS submersible hydrostatic liquid level sensors allow for high media compatibility with many industrial liquids...

Read More
CTE9000 pressure transmitters for corrosive liquids and gases

CTE9000 pressure transmitters for corrosive liquids and gases

The First Sensor CTE / CTU9000 pressure transmitters allow for high media compatibility with corrosive liquids and gases. The transmitters use fully w...

Read More
CTE9000...CS  hydrostatic liquid level sensors

CTE9000...CS hydrostatic liquid level sensors

The First Sensor CTE / CTU / CTW9000...CS submersible hydrostatic liquid level sensors allow for high media compatibility with many industrial liquids...

Read More
Customised Sensors and Systems

Customised Sensors and Systems

When you need a specific solution Although there is a very wide range of standard sensors on the market, time and again design engineers of control a...

Read More
Electronic pressure controllers

Electronic pressure controllers

Electronic pressure controllers are precision devices which maintain a pneumatic process pressure at a preset level using closed-loop control. These d...

Read More
HCA-BARO barometric pressure sensors

HCA-BARO barometric pressure sensors

First Sensor HCA-BARO pressure sensors perform precision digital signal conditioning and provide analogue and digital output at the same time. The sen...

Read More
HCL compensated and calibrated pressure sensors

HCL compensated and calibrated pressure sensors

The First Sensor HCL pressure sensors measure ultra low pressures from 5 mbar and are intended to be used with dry and non-corrosive gases. The sensor...

Read More
HCLA amplified pressure sensors

HCLA amplified pressure sensors

First Sensor HCLA pressure sensors perform precision digital signal conditioning and provide analogue and digital output at the same time. The sensors...

Read More
HDI amplified pressure sensors

HDI amplified pressure sensors

First Sensor HDI pressure sensors perform precision digital signal conditioning and provide analogue and digital output at the same time. The sensors ...

Read More
HDO compensated and calibrated pressure sensors

HDO compensated and calibrated pressure sensors

First Sensor HDO pressure sensors are calibrated and temperature compensated and intended to be used with dry and non-corrosive gases. The sensors off...

Read More
Highly media resistant solenoid valves

Highly media resistant solenoid valves

First Sensor high performance, high precision solenoid valves with excellent compatibility for harsh liquid and gaseous media. Typical applications in...

Read More
HMU basic Pressure Sensors

HMU basic Pressure Sensors

First Sensor HMU pressure sensors provide uncalibrated and uncompensated analogue mV output signals. They feature an increased media compatibility to ...

Read More
HYD hydrostatic liquid level sensors

HYD hydrostatic liquid level sensors

First Sensor HYD transmitter offers high precision hydrostatic level measurement for pressure ranges from 1 m water column (100 mbar). The HYD level p...

Read More
KTE2000...CS  hydrostatic liquid level sensors

KTE2000...CS hydrostatic liquid level sensors

First Sensor KTE2000...CS submersible hydrostatic liquid level sensors allow for high media compatibility with many industrial liquids. The level tran...

Read More
KTE3000 pressure transmitters for corrosive liquids and gases

KTE3000 pressure transmitters for corrosive liquids and gases

First Sensor KTE / KTU3000 pressure transmitters allow for high media compatibility with corrosive and aggressive liquids and gases. The transmitters ...

Read More
KTE6000 pressure transmitters for corrosive liquids and gases

KTE6000 pressure transmitters for corrosive liquids and gases

First Sensor KTE / KTU6000 pressure transmitters allow for high media compatibility with corrosive liquids and gases. The transmitters feature piezore...

Read More
KTE6000...CS  hydrostatic liquid level sensors

KTE6000...CS hydrostatic liquid level sensors

First Sensor KTE / KTU / KTW6000...CS submersible hydrostatic liquid level sensors allow for high media compatibility with many industrial liquids. Th...

Read More

30 of 40 Products

1 of 2 Pages

View all

News

LMI Ultra-low differential pressure sensors with I²C bus and 3 V supply

LMI Ultra-low differential pressure sensors with I²C bus and 3 V supply

First Sensor presents a new version of its proven ultra-low differential pressure sensors with 3 V supply and linearized I²C bus output. The low profi...

Read More
Optical sensors from First Sensor lift off

Optical sensors from First Sensor lift off

In June, the DLR (German Aerospace Center) launched their satellite BIROS into space, the second from their FireBIRD mission. Both FireBIRD small sate...

Read More
Series 9.5 APDs with enhanced NIR sensitivity up to 950 nm

Series 9.5 APDs with enhanced NIR sensitivity up to 950 nm

The new Series 9.5 avalanche photodiodes from First Sensor feature an increased sensitivity in the near infrared (NIR) wavelength range up to 950 nm. ...

Read More
Tailored Solutions from First Sensor

Tailored Solutions from First Sensor

First Sensor offers its customers a continuous process in order to realize their optimum sensor solution - from the initial idea to the finished produ...

Read More
LME Manifold mountable ultra-low differential pressure sensors

LME Manifold mountable ultra-low differential pressure sensors

First Sensor presents a new miniature manifold mountable version of its ultra-low differential pressure sensors with measuring ranges from 25 to 500 P...

Read More
Solid-state silicon photomultipliers offer performance and application advantages

Solid-state silicon photomultipliers offer performance and application advantages

First Sensor extends its range of optical sensors with innovative solid-state silicon photomultipliers (SiPMs) for the detection of ultra-low light le...

Read More
Optical oxygen sensors offer long lifetime and high stability

Optical oxygen sensors offer long lifetime and high stability

First Sensor presents the new fluorescence-based optical oxygen sensors of the XYO series. The highly accurate sensors measure ambient oxygen partial ...

Read More
Precision inertial MEMS sensors offer ultra-high resolution

Precision inertial MEMS sensors offer ultra-high resolution

First Sensor presents a new technology platform to fabricate high precision MEMS inertial sensors for the detection of inclination, acceleration and v...

Read More
Ultra-flat chip-scale package photodiodes for scanner systems

Ultra-flat chip-scale package photodiodes for scanner systems

First Sensor presents the new X7 PIN photodiodes for the detection of ionizing radiation in container and baggage scanner OEM applications. The photod...

Read More
Rugged digital HDR-CMOS cameras for automotive and mobile OEM applications

Rugged digital HDR-CMOS cameras for automotive and mobile OEM applications

First Sensor presents the new digital Blue Eagle camera line with a very light sensitive HDR-CMOS image sensor and excellent thermal and mechanical st...

Read More
Custom sensors and complex systems allow for competitive advantages for OEM device manufacturers

Custom sensors and complex systems allow for competitive advantages for OEM device manufacturers

First Sensor specializes in the development and manufacture of custom sensors, electronics, modules and complex systems. As a solution provider the co...

Read More
New avalanche photodiodes offer high sensitivities for red and green light

New avalanche photodiodes offer high sensitivities for red and green light

First Sensor presents the Series 8r silicon avalanche photodiodes (APDs) with high sensitivities in the red and green wavelength range. The APDs featu...

Read More
Product Release: Amplifier hybrids with APD for 600-800 nm

Product Release: Amplifier hybrids with APD for 600-800 nm

First Sensor develops and manufactures Hybrids as high speed optical data receivers for a long time and has gained many years of experience and know-h...

Read More
Product Innovation: Module for Radiation Detection

Product Innovation: Module for Radiation Detection

First Sensor AG is expanding its product range in the area of ionizing radiation detection with a radiation detection module that combines a 100 mm² p...

Read More
First Sensor presents high-performance APD development module

First Sensor presents high-performance APD development module

First Sensor presents the further development of its APD module, at the heart of which a low-noise Si Avalanche photodiode with a pre-amplifier and in...

Read More
WBI - New digital mass flow sensors with very high accuracy in both flow directions

WBI - New digital mass flow sensors with very high accuracy in both flow directions

First Sensor presents the new cost-effective Sensortechnics WBI mass flow sensors with ranges of 200 sccm and 1 slpm. In addition to unidirectional de...

Read More
HMA - New miniature pressure sensors with increased media compatibility and pressure ranges up to 10 bar

HMA - New miniature pressure sensors with increased media compatibility and pressure ranges up to 10 bar

First Sensor presents the new Sensortechnics HMA pressure sensors with ranges from 100 mbar up to 10 bar full scale. The sensors feature a special con...

Read More
KMA - OEM Pressure Sensors Offer Excellent Media Compatibility  and Many Custom Options

KMA - OEM Pressure Sensors Offer Excellent Media Compatibility and Many Custom Options

Sensortechnics’ new KMA series measures gage pressures of corrosive and aggressive gases and liquids in ranges from 500 mbar to 100 bar (7 to 1450 psi...

Read More
Digital Miniature Ultra-Low Pressure Sensors  Offer I²C and Analog Output at the Same Time

Digital Miniature Ultra-Low Pressure Sensors Offer I²C and Analog Output at the Same Time

Sensortechnics’ HCLA pressure sensors measure ultra-low gage or differential pressures from 2.5 mbar Full Scale. The sensors perform precision digital...

Read More
Cost Effective Stainless Steel OEM Pressure Sensors Offer Ranges from 200 mbar

Cost Effective Stainless Steel OEM Pressure Sensors Offer Ranges from 200 mbar

Sensortechnics’ new SSO stainless steel pressure sensors accurately measure gage or absolute pressures in ranges from 200 mbar up to 35 bar. Fully wel...

Read More
First Sensor Develops and Manufactures  Complex Custom Sensing and Fluidic Control Systems

First Sensor Develops and Manufactures Complex Custom Sensing and Fluidic Control Systems

First Sensor offers OEM customers complex custom sensing and fluidic control systems for assembly into medical devices, instrumentation equipment and ...

Read More
New Stainless Steel OEM Pressure Sensors Offer High Accuracy Over a Wide Temperature Range and Digit

New Stainless Steel OEM Pressure Sensors Offer High Accuracy Over a Wide Temperature Range and Digit

Sensortechnics’ new SSI stainless steel OEM pressure sensors accurately measure gage or absolute pressures in ranges from 200 mbar up to 35 bar. These...

Read More
New and Innovative Sensor Technology Offers Unmatched Sensitivity for Differential Low Pressure Meas

New and Innovative Sensor Technology Offers Unmatched Sensitivity for Differential Low Pressure Meas

Sensortechnics’ new LBA series offers differential low pressure measurement with ranges of 250 and 500 Pa Full Scale. The LBA sensors perform fully an...

Read More
Sensortechnics Distributes Miniature Liquid and Pneumatic Diaphragm Pumps from Hargraves Technology

Sensortechnics Distributes Miniature Liquid and Pneumatic Diaphragm Pumps from Hargraves Technology

Sensortechnics GmbH expands its product portfolio of fluidic control devices as Certified Distributor of miniature liquid and pneumatic diaphragm pump...

Read More
High Accuracy HDI Pressure Sensors Offer 3 V Supply Versions for Battery Powered Applications

High Accuracy HDI Pressure Sensors Offer 3 V Supply Versions for Battery Powered Applications

Sensortechnics’ HDI sensors measure absolute, differential or gage pressures in various ranges from 10 mbar up to 5 bar. The HDI series features 3 V s...

Read More
New Low Energy Solenoid Valves Provide High Flows in Miniature Packages (Ten-X)

New Low Energy Solenoid Valves Provide High Flows in Miniature Packages (Ten-X)

Sensortechnics presents the new 2-way and 3-way Ten-X solenoid valves. The Ten-X series is available with integrated 'Hit and Hold' drive electronics ...

Read More
Sensortechnics: Certified According to ISO 13485:2003

Sensortechnics: Certified According to ISO 13485:2003

Sensortechnics Certifies Its Consultation, Design, Development and Production Processes According to ISO 13485:2003 Sensortechnics is a leading com...

Read More
Custom Flow-Through Pressure Transmitters for Different Application Requirements

Custom Flow-Through Pressure Transmitters for Different Application Requirements

Following some specific demands from the Medical, Analytical and Industrial Markets Sensortechnics has developed a new range of flow-through pressure ...

Read More
New TROGAMID® Liquid Level Switches Feature Very High Chemical Resistance (OLT)

New TROGAMID® Liquid Level Switches Feature Very High Chemical Resistance (OLT)

Sensortechnics introduces the new OLT liquid level switches for cost-effective optical point level detection. These sensors feature very high chemical...

Read More
New Submersible OEM Transmitters Measure Low Liquid Levels From 0.5 m H2O (KTE2000CS)

New Submersible OEM Transmitters Measure Low Liquid Levels From 0.5 m H2O (KTE2000CS)

Sensortechnics’ new KTE2000CS submersible OEM pressure sensors offer precision hydrostatic low level measurement from only 50 mbar (0.5 m water column...

Read More

30 of 34 News

1 of 2 Pages

View all

Documents

BU_Brochure_Industrial.pdf

BU_Brochure_Industrial.pdf

Catalogue

Read More
BU_Brochure_Medical.pdf

BU_Brochure_Medical.pdf

Catalogue

Read More
BU_Brochure_Mobility.pdf

BU_Brochure_Mobility.pdf

Catalogue

Read More

3 Documents

Videos

Together we can plan, develop and guide your entire sensor system project, tailored to your requirements. We offer a wide range of application-optimized standard products or customized solutions - products providing exactly what you need for your individual application.

Idea
No matter whether you already have the full specifications for your sensor or merely a rough idea – our sales department will be pleased to advise you about the right solution in terms of implementation and cost. We know about the underlying conditions associated with production engineering and are familiar with the manufacturing time frames often spanning many years. We would like to utilize our expertise and experience to establish a long-standing and trusting partnership with you.

Requirements-oriented analysis
We are specialized in the customized development and production of sensor solutions. Our highly qualified planning and manufacturing expertise enables us to help shape the entire value added chain at in-house production sites – from the chip up to final qualification. Together with you, we can realize optimum solutions for your successful applications with unique selling propositions.

Wide-ranging product portfolio
Our products are renowned for their efficiency and accuracy. Technical excellence, precision and reliability take top priority at First Sensor. Our product platforms have been specially optimized for the demands of your application and can also be adapted individually as required.

Individual product development
Our Competence Centers Research & Development and Production are specialized in finding and implementing individual solutions for your requirements. Components, modules and sensor systems are developed in close cooperation with you in a Stage-Gate-Process®.

Production and quality assurance
Utilize our flexible production capacity – from rapid prototype manufacture via medium-sized quantities to order-based, cost-efficient series production involving millions of units. We carry out our development, validation, qualification and reliability approval work along with production and testing in accordance with the quality standards and certifications specific to your sector. At our different production sites we offer application-specific measurement technologies and master various calibration methods.

Implementation
Our products and processes are individually tailored to your needs, offering long-term availability and a high level of specialization. As a reliable partner oriented to continuity, we are there for you with proven project management. We are always pleased to inspire ideas for your further developments in all stages of the value chain. Come to us for your innovation process.

Contact Us