Sensor solutions for steel plants and the metal industry

Precision, quality and reliability

Baumer sensors are deployed throughout the entire steel and metal industry. Whether level detection of bulk material by ultrasonic sensors, positioning or width measurement of sheet metal or position feedback of end stops using inductive sensors - the Baumer portfolio provides a wide selection.

  • Portfolio
    • Ultrasonic sensors

      • Precise measurements even in dusty, dirty or humid environments
      • High immunity against installation noise
      • Wide measuring range 100 – 6000 mm
      • Reliable measuring results, irrespective of object color or surface properties (even reflecting or high-gloss) 
      • Level detection at solid media, even under demanding conditions
      • „„Robust sensors with IP 67 protection

      Laser distance sensor

      • „Precise optical sensing distance up to 4 m with 5 mm resolution
      • Reliable measured results, independent of object color or properties, even demanding surfaces
      • Highest performance in a compact design
      • Excellent temperature stability
      • Enables precise, repeatable measurements
      • Fast measuring operations at short response time < 10 ms
    • Robust inductive sensor solutions

      • Non-contact detection of metal objects
      • High-temperature sensors up to 180°C for hot-zone applications
      • Robust all-metal sensors with IP69K protection
      • Outdoor sensors with long-term durability by Baumer proTect+
      • Sensors immune to sweat and magnetic fields, teflon-coated active surface and chrome-plated housing, switching distance up to 5 mm
      • Shock and vibration-proof sensors