About Heraeus

Heraeus, the technology group headquartered in Hanau, Germany, is a leading international family-owned company formed in 1851. With expertise, a focus on innovations, operational excellence and an entrepreneurial leadership, we strive to continuously improve the businesses of our customers around the world.

We create high-quality solutions for our customers and strengthen their long-term competitiveness by combining material expertise with technological know-how. Our ideas are focused on important issues such as the environment, energy, health, mobility and industrial applications. Our portfolio ranges from components to coordinated material systems which are used in a wide variety of industries, including the steel, electronics, chemical, automotive and telecommunications industries.

In the 2015 financial year, Heraeus generated revenues without precious metals of €1.9 bn and a total revenue of €12.9 bn. With approximately 12,500 employees worldwide in more than 100 subsidiaries in 38 countries, Heraeus holds a leading position in its global markets.

In 2016, the Foundation for Family Businesses named Heraeus as one of the “Top 10 Family Businesses” in Germany.

About Heraeus Electro-Nite

Heraeus Electro-Nite has been the market leader since the 1950s in the field of measurement technology in molten metals. It provides the steel, iron, aluminum, and copper producers with integrated measurement systems consisting of a sensor, instrumentation, and associated hardware.

These systems provide a wide range of measurements including those for temperature, oxygen, hydrogen, and carbon. As well as single spot measurements, continuous measurement systems are also available for the continuous casting machine.

Our customers rely on and trust the high-quality, innovative products and services we provide. Our on-going research and development ensures that we remain at the forefront of measurement technology, allowing our customers to operate to the highest levels of quality and efficiency.

Our Mission at Heraeus Electro-Nite

Heraeus Electro-Nite Mission

Our mission is to proactively find and satisfy the measurement, monitoring and control needs of the molten metal processes.

We will respond with innovative, value added products and services that improve our customer's quality, productivity, costs, environmental protection and working conditions.

We will concentrate on industry segments that bring sufficient critical mass and above average growth potential. Our intent is to be the partner of choice for our customers, worldwide.

Our Quality, Safety, Health & Environment policy

Quality throughout the worldwide organisation is one of the major factors in maintaining the reputation of Heraeus Electro-Nite for supplying a comprehensive range of reliable, cost effective products and services on a global basis.

Quality in Support...
Our employees, in areas ranging from R&D and manufacturing to after-sales technical and application support, provide unrivalled experience in the delivery of exact solutions to specific customer needs.

Quality in Co-operation...
Active partnerships, involving universities and research institutes in on-site evaluation of steel making technologies, have resulted in many of our products being recognised as industry standards.

Quality in Development and Production...
Certification of the Quality Systems of all developing and producing Heraeus Electro-Nite plants and subsidiaries, according to ISO 9001, supported by individual expertise, continue to ensure that our customers receive the product quality and support expected from Heraeus Electro-Nite, the world's leader in sensor technology for molten metal control.

Safety, Health & Environment policy…
Several Heraeus Electro-Nite plants hold ISO14001-media and VCA safety certificates.

Heraeus Electro-Nite Patents

The following Heraeus Electro-Nite products may be protected by one or more patents:

Product Patent
QUBE Application 29/484226
QCTE Application 20140134744
QuiK-Spec Patent 9128013
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