The NIVUS group is one of the foremost developers, producers and suppliers of measurement equipment for water economy worldwide. The product range contains units for measuring flow, level, pressure, water quality, density and turbidity as well as units required for data acquisition, data transfer, data logging and data evaluation. A comprehensive process control system with many special functions for water economy completes the product range.

COMPANY INFORMATION

NIVUS, a company at the forefront of flow technology solutions for the water, wastewater and environment industry. NIVUS products are contributing to protect our environment and resources. Contact us to find out more on how we can help you with our solutions to your applications.

COMPANY INFORMATION

NIVUS, a company at the forefront of flow technology solutions for the water, wastewater and environment industry. NIVUS products are contributing to protect our environment and resources. Contact us to find out more on how we can help you with our solutions to your applications.

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NIVUS – Pointing the Way
Our contributions to improve and to protect our environments and our resources

NIVUS - Today
The NIVUS group is one of the foremost developers, producers and suppliers of measurement equipment for water economy worldwide. In the past we made every effort to acquire experience in the field of ultrasonic measurement technology. NIVUS have rendered real pioneering work in this area. In cooperation with partners NIVUS introduced the first ultrasonic level measurement units for industrial use in the seventies on a wide base in central Europe. Many new products were rapidly developed on that basis. Today NIVUS are capable of acting as a full-range supplier for measurement technology in the water economy. These units are used successfully in respective applications in the entire industry of course.

Product range
The product range contains units for measuring flow, level, pressure, water quality, density and turbidity as well as units required for data acquisition, data transfer, data logging and data evaluation. A comprehensive process control system with many special functions for water economy completes the product range.

Service
In the service sector NIVUS offer measurement campaigns to record flow and water quality/load in sewer channel systems as well as processing and evaluation of data. It needs sound knowledge about hydraulics and experience with measurement technology to achieve useful results in various municipal channel systems. We have both of them. Our engineers meet these requirements and have years of experience in this field. Another great advantage that speaks well for the NIVUS service department is that our specialists know best the own units and have a large pool of devices available. This enables us to carry out comprehensive measurement campaigns on short call. That is why we are able to interact with our development division in terms of quality or improvement requests if necessary. This results in constant product enhancements which of course benefits customers.

Know-how
We consider the transfer of service and know-how to have major importance. Further, we endeavour to impart as soon as possible any required knowledge about our units, their correct installation and initial start-up to each customer on short call. This is why we constantly organize trainings at our premises, our distributors and our customers. Our hotline is available if any problems should occur. Here, we can help you quickly and with professional competence. Apart from that we are able to fully access our new generation of units via Internet if the required prerequisites are available on-site. This is feasible from any PC in the world without installing additional software.

Aims
Our aim is to provide high-quality and economic products and solutions to meet the permanently increasing requirements on measurement technology. This is why we constantly invest in technology and the know-how of our staff. Currently the NIVUS group consists of approx. 100 persons. Ten percent of them are employed in the development department, another 20 specialists work as advisors for you all over Germany and worldwide.

Company History

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Since the end of the 60´s NIVUS has been offering 'future' measurement technologies. Until now, internal company changes and new cooperative partners world wide have changed the outlook of our company, however, this has not changed our ethics and principles of work.
Reliable measurement solutions for flow and level measurements as well as data acquisition systems prove that our continuity in the product development for an individual application has provided excellent quality very successfully.
 

 

2005

Development of NivuSonic. Ultrasonic transit time method in combination with real flow profile detection.
Flow measurement technology at the highest stage.

 

2004

Opening of NIVUS U.K. Extension of the parent company building with new test track. Introduction of the portable flow measurement device PCM Pro.

 

2000

A milestone for measurement technology. NIVUS is setting new standards. Spatial allocation of high-accurate flow velocity recording.

 

1999

Established affiliate in France.

 

1998

Opening of NIVUS Poland; Development of a process control system under Windows NT for sewage treatment plants and industry.

 

1996

Innovative continuing development of ultrasonic flow measurement in full-filled pipes; Incorporation of NIVUS Inc. in Canada and Austria.

 

1992

Move to the new company building with large seminar and training rooms; Introduction of the portable flow measurement device PCM II at the international fair IFAT 1993.

 

1991

Incorporation of the subsidiary company NIVUS AG in Switzerland.

 

1990

Development of data acquisition systems for rainwater and sewage treatment plants supported by the program 'research cooperation in medium economy' of the Federal ministry for education, science, research and technology (BMBF).

 

1989

First microprocessor driven level measurement device introduced to the German market by NIVUS.

 

1979

Incorporation of NIVUS GmbH.

 

1975

Pioneering work by Udo Steppe in the field of ultrasonic measurements. Introduction of ultrasonic technology for industrial level measurement applications.

 

1967

Company founded by Udo Steppe

FEATURED PRODUCTS

Model OFR Radar - Stationary

NIVUS add non-contacting flow metering system for open channels and part filled geometries to their product range The new OFR radar-based velocity measurement system shows its strengths particularly in combination with known ultrasonic measurement methods. Supplementing Doppler, transit time or the cross correlation method patented by NIVUS, the system provides added value to accuracy and reliability of flow measurement covering the entire measurement ...

Model PCM 4 - Flow Meter

Measuring - Controlling - Logging. One measurement system - many possibilities! Portable flow measurement for universal use -suitable for MCerts testing-.

FEATURED APPLICATIONS

Flow Metering in Channel with Dry Weather Flume

Application: Segmented rectangular channel, 3 m width. Part filled. Rectangular channel made of concrete. Channel with dry weather flume and side space.

Inspection of flow measuring equipment for hydraulic inspection

Definition of Task: Metrologic inspection of flow measuring equipment according to German self-control ordination (EKVO). Inspection of flow measurement at relevant discharge point according to German regulations.

FEATURED SERVICES

Data Investigation Services

Data investigation in channel networks covering large areas. NIVUS offers an economic, professional and reliable service - all from one supplier.

Data Editing Services

Data editing for visualization of channel network discharge behaviour.

FEATURED SOFTWARE

NivuSoft - Version Windows XP / Vista / 7 - Software For Measurement Data Evaluation

Software for measurement data evaluation for the devices: OCM Pro CF, PCM 4 and PCM Pro, NivuChannel and NivuSonic. For Windows XP / Vista / 7.

FEATURED DOWNLOADS

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EVENTS ATTENDED

Environment 2009, IFAT ENTSORGA 2012 - Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management, Wasser Berlin International 2013, Water, Sewerage and Waste Exhibition - Bradford, Water, Sewerage and Waste Exhibition - Exeter, Water, Sewerage and Waste Exhibition - Peterborough

INDUSTRIES SERVED

Company details

Business Type:
Technology - Manufacturer

Industry Type:
Water and Wastewater - Water Monitoring and Testing

Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

Employees:
11-100

Turnover:
1,000,000 - 10,000,000 €

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