On 1st January 2019, HBM Test and Measurement and Brüel & Kjær Sound & Vibration Measurement A/S joined forces as HBK - Hottinger, Brüel & Kjær. This merger created the world’s foremost provider of precision measurement, processing and control solutions.
Today, as one company, HBK provides a complete portfolio of offerings that unite the physical world of sensors, testing and measurement with the digital world of simulation, modeling software and analysis. By creating a scalable and open data acquisition hardware, software and simulation ecosystem, product developers can cut time-to-market, drive innovation, and take the lead in a highly competitive global marketplace.
HBK partners with engineers across a wide variety of industries including automotive, aerospace, industrial, and telecom to drive competitiveness across their business, and quality across their products. We also enable OEMs to enhance product quality through sophisticated in-product measurement and monitoring sensors.
In an increasingly digital world, engineers need highly accurate, integrated data solutions to balance performance elements and bring their products to market faster. As the product physics expert, HBK bridges the gap between the physical and virtual domains through class-leading, integrated test and measurement solutions across the entire test, and measurement chain.
Our offering brings everything from sensors and data acquisition to data preparation, evaluation and engineering services together, with software-driven solutions designed to facilitate digital transformation and industry-leading excellence in hardware systems.
We provide a complete range of strain gauges and accessories, even for the highest number of channels. Also available as OEM strain gauges and optical fiber sensors.
We offer the industrys most comprehensive and sophisticated software and tools for the measurement and management of sound.
Our force and load measurement solutions meet virtually any requirement and are proven to deliver the precision, safety, dependability, and quality you need.
Our high-precision torque measurement solutions deliver exceptional performance for the optimization and creation of new powertrains, including electrical machines.
We offer cutting-edge systems for the optimization of electric drives that enable full access and analysis of raw mechanical and electrical data.
Our vibration measurement solutions enable you to gain greater insight into the inner world of products, machines, and structures.
Our durable pressure transducers and sensors ensure precise results up to accuracy class 0.01 and are suitable for high pressure measurements up to 15,000 bar.
Prenscia gives you access to a complete range of solutions designed to transform data into decisions.
HBM and Brüel & Kjær are trusted market leaders in their respective disciplines and have complementary expertise across the test and measurement chain.
Having provided test and measurement solutions for more than 65 years, HBM is the market leader in testing, measuring, and analysis. HBM’s product range covers sensors, transducers, strain gauges, amplifiers, and data acquisition systems, as well as software for structural durability investigations, tests, and analysis. With production facilities in Germany, USA, China, and Portugal, HBM is represented in more than 80 countries worldwide.
Founded in 1942, Brüel & Kjær has grown to become the world’s leading supplier of advanced technology for measuring and managing the quality of sound and vibration. Brüel & Kjær’s portfolio focuses on optimizing the complete life cycle of products and solutions from design, development, and manufacturing, to deployment and operation. Brüel & Kjær is recognized worldwide for quality, reliability, and performance.