Sensor Technology Ltd

For over 35 years Sensor Technology has researched and developed solutions for customers’ torque and load measurement problems, developing its own unique technologies for the instrumentation, test and OEM markets worldwide and supported by a global network of distributors. The TorqSense and LoadSense range of sensors offer accurate, affordable, market leading products across the whole range of industrial applications. Sensor Technology has ongoing external and internal R&D to introduce new products and ensure it remains the world leader for measurement technology. To assist with this process it has a network of world-renowned expert consultants and is currently involved in a number of research projects.

Company details

Ironstone Lane, Wroxton , Banbury , Oxfordshire OX15 6AY United Kingdom

Locations Served

Business Type:
Industry Type:
Monitoring and Testing
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
Year Founded:

Sensor Technology Limited has been manufacturing quality torque measurement solutions for over 35 years and operates from two different locations in the heart of rural Oxfordshire; its sales, marketing, production and calibration facilities located at Apollo Park, Wroxton and a research and development facilities at Balscott Mill, Balscote. Sensor Technology also has a global network of distributors assisting sales and a network of world-renowned technical experts assisting the development of TorqSense and other technologies.

The company is currently commercialising the global patented Surface Acoustic Wave technology called TorqSense by designing and manufacturing non-contact, rotary torque measuring sensors for non-automotive and customer applications.

The founding Directors of Sensor Technology also co-founded Transense Technologies plc in 1991. Transense Technologies is a licensee of SAW technology for on-board automotive applications only.

Sensor Technology's transducers use the following technology in their products:

Surface Acoustic Wave Technology (TorqSense). This technology is used in our standard TorqSense RWT310/320, RWT330/340 and RWT350/360 Series rotary torque products for ranges 1Nm to 10,000Nm and is suitable and available for OEM applications.

Optical Technology. This technology is used in our standard E200 ORT Series rotary torque products for ranges 10mNm to 500Nm.

Strain Gauge Technology. This technology is used in our standard range of SIT 105/110/120 Series reaction torque transducers.

LoadSense Technology. This technology is used in our standard LoadSense load transducers.