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wenglor – the innovative family

The innovative company for smart sensor and image processing technologies. Many patented product and system solutions are used in countless automated industries worldwide. Constant growth, outstanding products and excellent corporate governance qualify wenglor sensoric group as a top employer in the SME sector.

Where We Come From and What We Do

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From Lake Constance to All Over the World.

The innovative family business was founded in 1983 by Dieter Baur in Tettnang on Lake Constance in the German state of Baden-Württemberg. Under the leadership of his sons, Fabian and Rafael Baur, wenglor sensoric group has grown into a global player in the fields of sensors and machine vision and has become an indispensable part of the world of automation.

We Are Moving the Future with Innovative Technologies.

With groundbreaking technologies such as the first sensor with red light and background suppression, the laser light barrier, the BS40 vision sensor, the wintec and the introduction of the new P3 series triangulation laser distance sensor, we have shaped the sensor market impressively and are now considered an industry standard in sensor and image processing.

Innovation Meets Sustainability and Society

Raising Awareness, Recognizing Opportunities, Tapping into Potential.

When developing our products, we place particular emphasis on technological advantages – including in the way we manufacture them. Our sensors feature intelligent shut-off devices and reduced current consumption to help us and our customers reduce energy consumption and save precious resources. We cover part of our daily energy needs with renewable energy sources such as geothermal energy and photovoltaics.

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One Company, One Community, One Family

Family is of great importance to wenglor in many respects: “the innovative family” stands for interactions based on mutual respect – towards employees, customers and business partners. The “you” culture is actively lived at wenglor, personal and professional development is encouraged and regional associations are supported by sponsorship. wenglor promotes social progress with its involvement in regional associations and sponsorship of social projects in the fields of education, environment, culture and innovation.

Further Information on the wenglor sensoric group

Image Brochure
Image Brochure (10 MB)

What distinguishes the innovative family and drives it every day when inventing new technologies? Our image brochure offers answers to these and other exciting questions.

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