Adrian Coventry – Spearheading Datum’s concrete monitoring technology

Adding to the vast knowledge and skills here at Datum, we would like to introduce new Engineering Manager, Adrian Coventry. Having joined us only at the beginning of January, he is spearheading a new facet of our best-in-class technology for concrete structure monitoring. Adrian Coventry has over 30 years of experience working with bespoke solutions […]

Silo Hawk launches – an innovative solution for silo monitoring

Today we are proud to launch our revolutionary new Silo Hawk real time monitoring solution. Adaptable to new or existing systems, Silo Hawks bolt-on methodology is non-intrusive, meaning no need for costly jack kits, custom load cells or silo downtime. The high accuracy, low noise, temperature compensated bolt-on sensors are used to measure changes in […]

Nautilus Labs and Datum Electronics Announce Partnership

Nautilus Labs, the technology firm advancing the efficiency of ocean commerce through artificial intelligence, and Datum Electronics, a specialized manufacturer and supplier of torque and shaft power measurement solutions, today announced a partnership that will provide shipowners, operators, technical managers, and charterers a comprehensive solution for vessel digitalization and predictive decision support. Leveraging the data […]

Datum partner with Environmental Protection Engineering (EPE) in Greece

We are proud to announce a new partnership with Environmental Protection Engineering (EPE)  to offer Datum’s Electronics’ Marine Shaft Power Meter in Greece. The Datum Electronics’ Marine Shaft Power Meter has been developed to meet the requirements of the Commercial Marine Market, to provide on-going power monitoring data on ships, including; Propulsion Shafts, Thrusters and […]

Innovate UK smart grant for Datums innovative, data driven solution for sustainable shipping

Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency has approved Datum Electronics for an innovation grant for their intelligent marine engines health assessment system. The solution helps keep marine engines healthy by providing ultrafast sampling of highly accurate sensors, resulting in millions of events being analysed at sea. From this data an algorithm is formulated which allows […]

Celebrate BEEA Week with Datum

Its BEEA (British Engineering Excellence Awards) week all week! We are excited to see what the week brings from some of the best engineering businesses on our shores and are specifically looking forward to Wednesday 24th March when we find out who will be celebrated as the winner of the Small Company of the year […]

Datum shortlisted for prestigious British Engineering Excellence Awards

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for the British Engineering Excellence Awards 2020, a celebration of the very best in UK design engineering from 2019-2020. Produced in association with Eureka! and New Electronics magazines, the British Engineering Excellence Awards have been running for over ten years and have congratulated nearly 1,000 entrants and over […]

Datum Connect Launched – Wireless Torque Monitoring

The Datum Connect App is now LIVE! Available on IOS and Android devices you can now access wireless torque monitoring direct to their smart device! A standard feature for all new sensor orders and similarly, customers with existing sensors can easily upgrade their hardware. One-Click Connect – Connect to a torque sensor with a single […]

Our New Distributor in Cyprus – UMAR Shipping Services

The world-leading torque & shaft power measurement specialists Datum Electronics appoints a new distributor for its marine products in Cyprus. Datum Shaft Power Meter and Datum Hawk systems are both aimed at helping ship owners, operators and fleet managers save money on fuel, improve maintenance schedule and reduce operational costs. Operating from five strategic locations […]

We’re Looking for New Members to Join Our Team

We are currently seeking a Sales Executive and Engineering Team Leader to join our team here in the UK (Isle of Wight). We’re looking for someone who is keen to be part of that growth and who are at the heart of everything that we do.

Competition Among Students for a “Sustainability Through Innovation” Mural

We are pleased to announce a local student competition, giving pupils from all local schools, the chance to express their ideas on the theme of ‘Sustainability through Innovation’.

Announcing AI Self-Learning Enabled Condition Monitoring Technology for Marine Engines

We are excited to announce datum Hawk – our revolutionary new AI based Advanced Condition Monitoring Technology for fuel efficiency and preventative maintenance.

New Advanced Condition-Based Monitoring Technology to Be Released in 2020

Our new solution, Datum Hawk, a condition-based monitoring (CBM) system, uses advanced technologies in order to maximise performance in all conditions, under all loads, providing the true engine performance, at all times.

Datum Electronics Supports Young People in STEM Education

We are honoured to support STEM education for young people at Oakfield Primary School. It’s so refreshing to see kids so excited they are about building circuit boards for their LED project.

Datum Electronics Appoints a New Managing Director

We are pleased to announce the appointment of James Lees as the new Managing Director of Datum Electronics Ltd. James will be responsible for the future growth of Datum torque sensor products & distribution network.

New Distributor for Datum Electronics Products in South Korea – HND-Multilab Co., Ltd

We are happy to announce that HND-Multilab Co., Ltd. has been appointed as a distributor of Datum Electronics’ industrial products, including torque sensors, bolt-on strain sensors, and shaft power measurement solutions in South Korea.

Visit us at Europort (Netherlands) and ATENA (Michigan, USA)

Will you be in the USA from 22nd till 24th of October or in the Netherlands from 5th till 8th of November? Our team will be exhibiting at Europort and ATENA in Michigan, USA. Come and find us there!

Close Collaboration To Propel New Condition Monitoring Technology

We are pleased to announce a new Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) with Strathclyde University, aimed at developing a ground-breaking technology for marine engine condition monitoring.

Datum Running Team Picks up 4 Medals at Isle of Wight Festival of Running 2019

The Datum running team members have been growing in numbers and Picks up 4 Medals at Isle of Wight Festival of Running 2019. Well done, team!

We are looking to Expand Our Distribution Network Globally

Due to continual growth, we are actively looking to add to our partnerships with Industrial Sensor Distributors, in specific geographical locations. If you are interested to further enhance our worldwide coverage, please get in touch with our team.

Certified Distributor for Datum Torque Sensors & Shaft Power Measurement Solutions for USA

We welcomed Comtel into our certified Distributor Network, providing endorsement of their Sales & Support for our torque sensor products for their geographic area.

Warm Welcome From Our U.S. Distributor of Bolt-On Strain Sensors & Industrial Products

Our Contracts and Sales Manager, Paul Lynch, met with the CBC team in Little Rock to discuss the demand for robust strain, load & weight measurement solutions in the oil and gas market.

Datum Electronics Attends Bauma 2019

Attending Bauma 2019 to expand our knowledge of many exciting developments in the construction and mining industry and discuss our range of torque sensors and custom OEM solutions.

Dedicated Marine Team to Deliver Shaft Power Meter Installations

Dedicated Marine Team with expertise in marine shaft power measurement and condition monitoring to deliver shaft power meter installations worldwide.

Datum Electronics at Hannover Messe

At Hannover Messe,  Datum received a  significant amount of positive feedback, regarding our market-leading torque sensors, products, and services.

Recent Visit to Uhre & Nybaek, Our Danish Distributor and Partner

Read about our recent visit to Uhre & Nybaek in Denmark to welcome them into our Certified Distributor & Installer network.

Meet Us at Hannover Messe 2019 1st – 5th April – Stand D25/1

Come and talk with us about our torque sensors, shaft power measurement solutions and bolt-on strain sensors at Hannover Messe 2019 on Stand D25/1 together with our Dutch distributor Intertech b.v.

Datum Marine Shaft Power Meter is awarded China Classification Society Plan Approval

Our marine shaft power meter system has been awarded a plan approval (PA) by the China Classification Society, confirming that drawings and technical specification comply with the stringent CCS requirements.

Datum Electronics Ltd’s Staff Donate Toys to the IOW Toy Appeal

For the 4th year, the team at Datum Electronics are proud to support a very worthy cause – the IOW Christmas Toy Appeal. We hope to bring some joy and happiness to disadvantaged children on the Isle of Wight this Christmas.

Datum Electronics Releases New Series 469 Bolt-On Compliant Strain Sensor

Datum Electronics releases a revolution in strain measurement for dynamic high-stress applications, simple to install a compliant strain sensor for load, weight, bending and other stresses.

Datum Electronics Ltd and Intertech B.V. Announce New Partnership in the Netherlands

We are delighted to announce Intertech B.V. as our new official partner of Datum torque sensors and shaft power measurement products in the Netherlands. We look forward to working together!

Thank You For Visiting Us At the Offshore Energy Exhibition & Automotive Testing Expo NA

Thank you to everyone who took the time to visit our stands and who talked with our team and partners at the Automotive Testing Expo North America and Offshore Energy Expo in Amsterdam last week.

Come and Visit Datum Electronics at Automotive Testing Expo North America in Novi, MI

Datum Electronics will be showcasing our cutting-edge torque transducers, bolt-on strain & load sensors and shaft power measurement devices at the Automotive Testing Show from 23 to 25 October 2018.

Oldendorff Carriers chooses Datum for Supply & Installation of Shaft Power Torque Meters

We have been awarded a contract from Oldendorff Carriers, to supply our owned fleet with Datum Shaft Power Meter systems, to seamlessly integrate with various existing ship performance monitoring systems.

Meet the Datum Electronics Team on Stand 1.001L at the Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference

Together with our Distributor partners from the Netherlands, Intertech B.V., we are heading to the Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference, which will be held from 22 till 24 October at Amsterdam.

A Huge Success for the Marine Shaft Power Meter at SMM Hamburg

Recently the biggest maritime fair of 2018, SMM in Hamburg, came to an end. As a result of immense interest in our shaft power meter systems at SMM, we formed a few exciting partnerships and acquired new clients.

Come and see us on our Stand in Hall B1.OG at SMM Hamburg 2018

We will be showcasing the Datum Electronics Shaft Power Meter systems at the SMM Hamburg, the most important event in the maritime industry calendar, from the 4th- 7th of September 2018.

Come and Talk to us at Posidonia, Stand #4.203 in Hall 4

We will be Showcasing our leading Shaft Power Measuring Systems that provides critical power data for SEEMP, required from August 2018 at Posidonia, 4-8 June, at Stand 4.203 in Hall 4.

We’ve Been Nominated For An Award – Please Vote For Us

We’re thrilled and extremely proud that our bolt-on strain gauge sensors have been nominated for the Best Onboard Weighing System in the Weighing Review Awards this year. Cast your vote today.

Meet Us At The Danish Maritime Fair 2018 (Stand 0090)

In partnership with our Danish distributor, Uhre & Nybaek, we will be exhibiting at the Danish Maritime Fair. Come the stand #0090 for a demo of our fully modular shaft power meter solution.

Latest Display Upgrade for Marine Shaft Power Meter System

We released an enhanced ECR display for our Marine Shaft Power Meter (MSPM) system. Visually, the new display now incorporates the representation of analogue dials, as well as a digital display.

Datum Electronics Investment in Sustainable Business Development

Datum’s customer-base is truly international and with the express intention of reducing their carbon footprint, the company has recently invested in the Cisco Spark Board, to aid their global communications.

Providing Torque Sensing Solutions for All Industrial Applications

With 30 years of torque, power measurement and equipment manufacturing expertise Datum Electronics provides both industry standard off the shelf solutions, in addition to tailor-made systems and products.

Datum Electronics Introduces Maintenance Free Waterproof Alternative To Slip Rings

Introducing a new range of contactless replacements for slip ring applications, DX 8600 Universal Wireless Data Link. The system is fully waterproof and doesn’t rely on friction to enable data & power transmission.

Annual Highlights 2017 at Datum Electronics

As 2017 draws to a close, we would like to acknowledge those who have helped us shape our business in the last 12 months and what a year it’s been for us all here at Datum!

Datum Electronics Opens New Office in Athens, Greece for Our Ship Monitoring Systems

We are pleased to announce the expansion of the company’s presence to include Athens, Greece, to provide cost-effective shaft power measurement solutions to Greek and Cypriot Customers.

M425 Rotating Torque Sensor Solution

Non-contact rotary torque sensors are the most precise and the affordable method of measuring torque across different industries. Here’s what makes an M425 torque sensor your go-to product in 2018.

New EU Legislation on Vehicle Weights and How It Affects Truck Manufacturers

Datum Electronics bolt-on sensors is a great benefit for heavy vehicle manufacturers, offering a simple fix that can help to maximise profits, minimise overload and reduce damage, as well as many safety benefits.

We Are Explaining How to Maximise Vessel Performance at Europort in Rotterdam

We are talking about how the dynamic data from the commercial marine shaft power meter potentially can maximise vessel performance by 10 percent, providing significant cost savings for ship owners & operators.

Top Weighing and Strain Measurement Applications for Bolt-On Strain Gauge Sensors

Designed to easily fit numerous applications in any harsh environment, Bolt-On Sensors eliminate the need for complicated and costly installation works and provide accurate and reliable results for many years.

Datum Electronics Appoints New Commercial Marine Product Manager

Datum Electronics, a global product leader in torque & shaft power measurement solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Gladdis as our New Commercial Marine Product Manager.

Datum Electronics Ltd to attend Automotive Testing Expo North America – Stand 3023

We are visiting Automotive Testing Expo North America to display our highly accurate and easy to install, inline torque measurement and temporary & permanent shaft power measurement solutions.

Using A Torque Sensor To Measure Motor Efficiency Performance

Find out how Stannah used a Datum rotary torque sensor to accurately measure motor efficiency to understand their performance (like torque, speed, voltage, etc.) and enhance the product for customers.

Datum Electronics Will Be Attending The LISW To Help Ship Operators Save Costs

Datum Electronics will be attending the conference to address the ways ship owners and operators can help reducing downtime, avoid necessary maintenance and potentially improve the overall efficiency by 10%.

Understanding The Viscosity of Fresh Concrete By Measuring Torque

Our client used a bespoke torque measurement system for reducing waste in concrete mixing by understanding the viscosity of the fresh concrete. With the help of torque data, they were able to save money and improve the efficiency of production.

Advancing Motor Performance with Accurate Torque Measurement In-House

Read how the EUFS team was able to improve motor performance (and vehicle dynamics) with highly accurate torque and shaft power data from a High-Spec Dynamometer, built in-house.

New Product Design Verification by Measuring Torque Output Of A Tractor PTO Shaft In The Field

To find out the difference between predicted duty cycle and an actual use in the field, Comer Industries used a Datum Power Monitoring System, specifically designed to monitor for agricultural machinery.

Datum Electronics Are Pleased to Announce a New Distributor in the USA: Comtel Corporation

We are pleased to announce a new distributor, Comtel Corporation, who will provide sales and product support on our torque transducers and shaft power measurement solutions across 5 USA states.

Bolt-On Strain Gauge Sensors: Real World Application In The Mining Industry

Read how a leading mining complex in Australia implemented Datum’s 3–hole bolt-on weighing sensors, eliminating risks of potential failures and reducing maintenance issues to a minimum.

Our MD is speaking at the Low Cost Monitoring To Optimise Propulsion Efficiency

Managing Director of Datum Electronics is speaking about developments in Shaft Power Measurement at the “Low-Cost Monitoring to Optimise Propulsion Efficiency” workshop on the 25th of April, 2017.

Our Team Attended the Transport Scandinavia 2017 Exhibition

Last week we have been at Transport 2017 Exhibition in Denmark, showcasing how simple bolt-on strain sensors can help to improve overall productivity while reducing maintenance and operating costs.

We’re hiring An Electronics Design Engineer

We are looking for a graduate with a good engineering or physical sciences degree, who can demonstrate a high-level technical skill and original thought, to join our team as an Electronic Design Engineer.

We Are Excited To Be Attending Transport 2017 Fair This March

We and our Danish distributors, Uhre andNybaek, are now very excited to be attending the Transport 2017 exhibition on the 23-25 March at MCH Messecenter in Herning, Norway.

Using A Temporary Shaft Power Measurement System To Comply With Latest Regulations

Marine Scotland, responsible for monitoring the activities of all fishing vessels in Scottish waters, required a temporary system that can be simply installed and removed on the same day of testing.

MOVE project creates potential for increased vessel efficiency

Datum Electronics Ltd is proud to be a part of a revolutionary project, MOVE (Monitoring for Operational Vessel Efficiency), funded by Innovate UK, which has brought new opportunities for the small commercial vessel market, within the maritime sector. The MOVE consortium participants –  Gardine Geosurvey –    Lloyd’s Register EMEA –    Marin South East –    REAPsystems –    Triskel […]

Sperre As: Measuring Torque To Improve Motor Performance & Efficiency Algorithms

ROVs were developed in 1960s and used by US Navy to perform deep-sea rescue operations and recover objects, such as lost bombs, from the ocean. Despite the fact that they have been with us for less than half a decade, technological development of ROV vehicles has come a long way. Sperre As is a company in Norway […]

Stork: Preventing Breakdowns By Using A Highly Accurate Torque Measurement Solution

Manufacturing environments are highly dynamic and are subject to different disruptions such as breakdowns, cancelled and rushed orders that affect overall performance of industrial equipment. There is little spare capacity, so unscheduled maintenance and failures must be avoided as they can create a logistical and financial nightmare. In our latest case study, we show how […]

The biggest Torque Transducer in the World: Datum Electronics has gone Big

The manufacturing industry is constantly growing due to developments in technology. More efficient machinery, more automation equipment and more productive processing lines surround us in every aspect of manufacturing and engineering. In the chase of improved performance, a lot of big names (such as Liebherr, CAT, Komatsu, and GE, to name but a few) invest [...]

Kawak Aviation: Proving Pump Efficiency by the Accurate Measurement of Shaft Power

Having a long established presence in the UK, USA, Asia and Europe (see the list of our distributors), we are proud to provide our professional service and high-quality products in torque and shaft power measurement solutions. Our talented and dedicated team is continuously working on design, development and manufacture of torque sensors and transducers, bolt-on […]

BMT Smart Launches SMARTPOWER Torque Meter

Datum Electronics Ltd are pleased to announce a worldwide partnership with BMT Smart to produce the BMT SMARTPOWER Torque & Shaft Power Meter. Paul Lynch, Sales Manager at Datum said: “We are absolutely delighted to be partnering with BMT Smart to complete their product range with the Smart Power Torque Meter. There is now no doubt, that this will […]

Datum Electronics awarded new contract by Griffon Hoverwork

UK based Torsion Meter manufacturer, Datum Electronics Ltd. has been awarded a contract to supply Shaft Torsion and Power meters to Griffon Hoverwork for their two new 12000TD hovercraft. These vessels are being built for Hovertravel to take passengers from Southsea to the Isle of Wight. The contract will see Datum Electronics supply systems that […]

New Torque Transducer Range Designed to Fit Your Drive Line

The Datum FF425 Torque Transducer Series has been designed to replace coupling spacers or be mounted between drive line flanges. The standard range is based on DIN flanges to measure from 0-100Nm up to 0-10,000Nm. Bespoke torque transducers with custom flanges and lengths can be supplied as direct replacements for your existing or planned spacers. […]

Datum Patent New Diesel Engine Efficiency Technology

Datum Diesel Hawk System keeps a constant watch on the efficiency of your engines. The ©Datum Diesel Hawk System, keeps a constant watch on the tuning and condition of your diesel engine. The Datum Hawk System, constantly watches the profile of the torsional forces delivered by the engine to its drive shaft. As each cylinder acts […]

Datum Electronics Ltd Christmas Cheer

The Team at Datum Electronics Ltd have all joined together to spread the Christmas Cheer on the Isle of Wight for the second year running by supporting the Isle of Wight Toy Appeal This year the team at Datum Electronics have given 23 Gifts and dropped them off to the local Isle of Wight Radio Centre […]

Datum Electronics Ltd. Celebrates 25 years

This year (2014), Datum Electronics Ltd. celebrates 25 years in industry, supplying Industry with torque shaft power and specialist load/bolt on, measurement solutions. The Management Team: L to R, Adam Collier (Engineering Manager), Malcolm Habens (MD), Paul Lynch (Sales Manager) Dave Wheatley (Sales), Amelia Lucas-Chin (Admin), Emma Wright (Accounts Admin) Since 1989, we have been […]

Datum Electronics Ltd. and Easy Marine Corporation Ltd. Working together for the shipping industry to reduce fuel costs and emissions

By bringing together the expertise of Datum Electronics Ltd in supply of Ship Torsion Meters and Shaft Power Meters, and the experience and knowledge of Easy Marine and their suite of products, we can now offer the Marine market what it needs. A complete solution! We can now provide a scalable and simple package for […]

Commercial Marine Toque and Power Meters for China

Order received for 20 of Commercial Torsion meter, shaft power meters to be supplied to Chinese shipyard. Datum Electronics Ltd. is pleased to announce the agreement to supply an order for 20 Ships torsion and shaft power meters, for a Chinese shipyard. This was marketed and sold through our Chinese distributors HK Haichuan Int’l Limited The […]

Datum Electronics has designed a new user and control panel interface for its entire torque sensor range

The products that will utilise the functionality of the interface are: • Torque Sensor Ranges M425/420, RS425/420 • Permanent Shaft Power and Torque Measurement systems • Shaft Power Measuring Kits  The new interface will enable direct access for setup and data acquisition via Ethernet. This facility will allow sensors to be tested and integrated remotely in control rooms; […]

New M425 Generation of Torque Transducers from Datum Electroincs

Following on from the highly successful M420, the latest range of Torque Transducers from Datum Electronics Ltd. gives our customers a high quality series of transducers and interface options that allows the user to configure the transducer and connect it to their own systems. The Datum M425 transducer range available from 10Nm through to 60,000 Nm, with […]

Vessel Performance Monitoring

Datum Offers Ship Performance Integrators flexible systems for shaft Power and torque Do your systems require, or are your customers looking for, Real Shaft Power and Accurate Torque data? Are you looking to find ways to integrate, or do your customers demand, accurate information from your systems relating to Ships efficiency, performance and condition monitoring? […]

Latest Commercial Programmable Display and Controller Launched

The Datum Electronics’ “Commercial Marine Torsion Meter” (MTM)  now offers even more flexibility and control to customers who want measure Power and/or torque.   The new programmable touchscreen interface not only delivers the expected real time displays of Torque, Speed and Power, but gives the customer options to personalise their new system with its customisable […]

Rotary Power Measurement without changing Drive Train

Datum Electronics torque expertise allows us to apply our standard solutions to traditionally non-standard environments; we are aware of the challenge of accurately measuring torque without being able to introduce an inline transducer to the drive train. Increasing we are seeing a need for more accurate torque measurement systems where customers are needing real time […]

Datum Extends Industry Standard Torque Measurement Range

The Datum Electronics M420 rotary torque transducer has become the industry standard and is used in over 50 countries across the World we have expanded the range with the introduction of the Size 5. The Size 5 increases the standard torque range of the M420, with 18 ranges from 0-10Nm up to 0-10,000Nm, with two […]

The Datum Electronics M420 Enhanced with additional features

Datum Electronics Industry standard rotary torque transducer the M420 has been enhanced further making it even more accessible to customers looking to analyse data and to measure torque, speed and power. As part of Datum Electronics continuing mission to improve torque measurement, if a dynamic measurement is required the M420 can now be upgraded to […]

Datum Electronics Installs Marine Torsion meter system onboard Sea France Flaghsip Ferry Sea France Moliere at Sea

Datum Electronics Installs Marine Torsion meter system aboard Sea France’s http://www.seafrance.com Flagship Ferry the SeaFrance Molière Datum Electronics Shaft Power Torsionmeters have gained a reputation for reliability and cost effectiveness based on our experience of providing Torque and shaft power solutions to Marine and other industries worldwide. At Datum Electronics we supply Torsion meters not only to […]

C440 New Heavy Industry Torque Measurement Tool

  Datum Electronics the specialists in supplying torque measuring solutions have introduced another industry leading product; the C440.  The C440 is an accurate heavy duty torque inspection tool which brings of accurate torque measurement to many civil engineering applications.  A completely non-contact torque sensor which is simple and easy to use and easy to install/remove […]

Shaft Power Measurement Kit

Shaft Power Measuring Kits open up the opportunity to collect simple accurate on site data (Torque, RPM and Power) The new Shaft Power Measuring Kits from Datum Electronics provide engineers with the opportunity to measure and monitor shaft power accurately in the field. The kit can be applied using minimal skills in six simple steps […]

Datum’s Torque Log Software Now ‘7’ times more efficient

Datum’s torque transducers can easily output data in a variety of simple formats when utilising our 400 series interface modules.  The interface module’s USB output has given customers even more flexibility in viewing their torque, speed and power results live and direct onto their PC, Laptop or Netbook.  Datum have developed our own easy to […]

New Interface Module Enhances Datum’s Torque Transducers

Datum Electronics industry standard Torque Transducers; the Series M420, known for its simplicity and reliability has received a technical boost with the introduction of our 400 series interface module.  The new 400 series interface module allows the user to receive their data in a simple, efficient and reliable manner.  The 400 series torque transducer interface […]

Marine Torsionmeter 3rd final Installation aboard SUPER Ice Class Tanker

Outfitting Yard and builder:       Factorias Vulcano, S.A.                       A new 30 thousand tonne deadweight 1A Super ice class tanker, is nearing completion for Rosneft at the Factorias Vulcano shipyard in the town of Vigo, Spain. The tanker is designed to navigate in […]

Datum Electronics Awarded contract for Sea King Gearbox Test Rig Torque Measurement

Sea King Gearbox Test Rig Torque Measurement The AgustaWestland SeaKing Main Gearbox development facility has utilised the Datum RS420 Series Transducers since 2003, they have now extended the capacity of this facility and installed new RS420 Transducers to measure higher torque loading. The RS420 series provides a great range of advantages on test rigs as […]

Jaylor improve their product Sales by utilising the Datum Electronics PTO Torque and power transducer

Jaylor Fabricating Inc. Jaylor has recently purchased a second Datum Electronics PTO Torque transducer, and plan to use a transducer as a sales/marketing tool. Luke Vandergaag, Jaylor Design Engineer says”: “The 420 Series Torque Transducer has been an efficient tool in measuring actual PTO horsepower.  Jaylor Fabricating Inc. has performed over 100 field tests in […]

Datum Electronics announces a 20KNm Size 5 addition to their industry standard M420 Torque transducer range

M420 SIZE 5 0-20,000Nm (20KNm) New addition to the standard M420 Rotary Torque Transducer (with bearings). Size 5 transducer now available with rating to 20,000Nm (20KNm). 20Nm to 20,000Nm now available as standard Datum Electronics have continued to develop their highly successful range of Torque Transducers with the addition of a higher torque model, the […]

Torque Sensors 100Nm to 250KNm built into Coupling Spacers

50KNm Coupling Torque Sensor Torque Sensor Built into Coupling Spacer Power and Torque Measurement can be incorporated into many drive lines without major disruption through the use of the Datum Electronics 420 Series Torque Sensors. The 420 Series Torque Sensors can be incorporated into the majority of coupling spacers that with a clear tube length […]

2nd Phase latest Marine Torsionmeter installation succesfully installed aboard RN MURMANSK

Outfitting Yard and builder:       Factorias Vulcano, S.A.                                 RN MURMANSK is a new 30 thousand tonne deadweight 1A Super ice class tanker, RN MURMANSK, nearing completion for Rosneft at the Factorias Vulcano shipyard in the town of […]

Latest Marine Torsionmeter installation succesfully installed aboard RN ARKHANGELSK

Datum Electronics installs 1st Phase of 3 ship torsionmeters aboard RN ARKHANGELSK in Vigo Spain Datum Electronics have successfully completed the first phase installation onboard ship RN ARKHANGELSK: Outfitting Yard and builder:       Factorias Vulcano, S.A. RN ARKHANGELSK is a new 30 thousand tonne deadweight 1A Super ice class tanker, RN-Arkhangelsk, was launched […]

Repair and Calibration services from Datum Electronics

Calibration services from Datum Electronics For Torque Transducers Torque Sensors and Indicators Does your organisation possess a Torque transducer more than 1 year old? Are you using it for measurement purposes? Is its calibration certificate more than 1 year old? If you have answered yes to the above, you should consider having the Torque transducer […]

Datum Electronics sponsor Vestas Sail Rocket on their World Speed Sailing attempt Sail rocket in Action

Datum Electronics are proud to sponsor Vestas Sail Rocket, by supplying specialist prototype strain measuring products. Malcolm Barnsley of the Sail Rocket program asked Datum Electronics to assist with coming up with a design which would measure the strain on the structure of the Vestas Sail Rocket for testing and during their coming attempt as […]

Datum Electronics Launch New PDA based Torque indicator

The Datum 440 Torque analyser and PDA system is a non-contact torque transducer which uses a remote handheld PDA based indicator. The torque data is transmitted from the coupling/rotor via a digital telemetry system. Power provided to the unit via standard “C” size re-chargeable batteries. The Datum 440 system comprises three parts; a Torque Analyser […]

Tractor & Machinery features Datum’s Series 420 PTO Power Monitoring System

Power Take Off System featured inside The Datum Electronics Series 420 PTO (Power Take Off) Shaft Torque and Power Monitoring System has been designed to log the torque, shaft speed and transmitted power accurately when testing new systems driven from all standard PTO Shafts. The tractor’s PTO or stub shaft, transfers power from the tractor […]

Drive Trains – Analysis & Control with Datum Electronics

RS420 Torque Transducer – Testing Drive Trains Datum Electronics in partnership with George Kingsbury engineering, have been included within a US Patent award for a system which will monitor, analyse, and help understand how Noise, Vibration and Harshness (NVH) affects all manner of drive train systems. RS420 Torque Sensor The Datum Electronics Torque sensor has […]

Distributors & re-sellers required for torque and sensing equipment

Distributors & re-sellers required Datum Electronics Ltd is a UK based company specialising in providing definitive designed solutions within the field of sensing and testing Distributor Network As a result of an increase in recent sales opportunities, we are looking to expand the distributor network for its range of Sensing and Torque related products and […]

Significant Improvements in mixing process control

Rotary mixing processes in a diverse range of industries from Bio-Chemical to Concrete production show significant changes in viscosity as the mixing cycle progresses. Accurate & Reliable Measurement for Mixers An accurate and reliable real time measurement of the mixing viscosity has often been a missing element in the process control loop. Systems are produced […]

Torque Measurement Specialsts on Rotating Machinery

Torque Transducer Specialists Improved efficiency, accurate monitoring, reduced failure rates. Over the last few years a combination of market led demand and the availability of new technology has led to a large number of developments that will find new applications. These will also provide great benefits to the many modern industries that demand efficiency and […]

Experts in Torque Measurement

UK Suppliers of Torque Sensors & Torque Transducers Datum Electronics is an established designer, manufacturer & supplier of Torque Sensors, Torque Transducers and other torque measurement systems, based in the UK. Our torque transducers and torque sensors use strain gauges, bonded to a shaft, offering reliable and accurate torque measurement for any requirement. The Series […]

Series 430 Torque Trials Kit

Torque Trials Kit for shafts 30mm – 1100mm The Datum Electronics Torque Trials Kit will supply all equipment necessary for assembly of a shaft torque (power) trials kit which can be utilised for industrial and marine ship shafts, between 150mm – 1100mm. An additional adaptor is also available for smaller shafts starting from 30mm in […]

Torque Transducers, Torque Meters and Torque Sensors

Torque Sensors, Torque Meters & Torque Transducers from Datum Electronics Please note that our 420 Series of Torque sensors are now replaced by an enhanced 425 Series. The Series 425 torque sensors combine higher accuracy and improved performance, making them a go-to solution on the torque measurement market. Rotary Torque Transducers Series 420, latest non-contact […]

Network Load Cell Amplifiers with USB or RS485 Interface

Network Load Cell Amplifiers Datum Electronics are pleased to announce the launch of a brand new range of Load Cell Amplifiers that can be networked with a number of load cells or other full bridge sensors including pressure sensors and Datum’s very own Bolt-on sensor range. Network up to 50 Load Cells The Type 135 […]

Datum Electronics – Consultancy Group for Torque Measurement

Datum Torque Measurement Consultancy Group Datum Electronics Limited has launched a new torque measurement consultancy group. The consultancy group are able to offer advice on a range of topics including the integration of torque sensors into OEM machinery, the measurement of torque in difficult and extreme environments, the measurement of torsional vibration and small fluctuations. […]

Torque Sensor Measuring up to 200kNm

Torque Transducer 200kNm Datum Electronics undertook the project to provide a torque sensor capable of measuring up to 200,000Nm for Hydraulic Testing. Utilising existing technology that Datum Electronics use in our range of torque transducers, the main challenge was how to assemble such a large torque sensor. The shaft element was supplied following Datum Electronics […]

Slip ring replacement transducers now available

Direct Replacement for your old slip ring transducer Need to replace your old style Torque Transducer? Do you have an older style slip ring torque transducer? including EEL type (Westlands), HBM, Norbar, IML or other manufacturers instrumentation. Is the transducer performing as expected? Datum Electronics can provide direct replacements for Slip ring based full bridge […]

Underwater Torque Transducer proves the delivered power of model Turbine

Underwater Torque Transducer proves the delivered power of model Turbine

Major New Torque Calibration Facility

Datum Major New Torque Rig Calibration Facility

Accurate Power Measurement from your PTO tractor driveshaft

Accurate Power Measurement from your PTO tractor driveshaft

Datum Launch New Website

Datum Launch New Website For all your Torque Measurement Solutions