Company details for ifm electronic Ltd

ifm electronic Ltd

  • 0208 (Display number) 0208 213 0000
Efector House
Kingsway Business Park
Oldfield Road
Hampton Middlesex TW12 2HD United Kingdom

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About us

Founded in 1969, IFM Electronic Ltd has quickly become the UK’s number one supplier of bespoke electronic sensors and equipment, working alongside various industries and sectors for a number of years.  Based in Middlesex, our company is known to provide good quality and reliability wherever we can, with more than 7000 employees scattered over 70 countries across the globe.  We are a well-established company with over 50 years’ experience in providing flexibility and efficiency when working with our loyal customers on their projects, no matter how challenging.

Over the years, our company has maintained an expert amount of professionalism and work ethic, allowing for our customers to feel at ease when working with us as we continue to maintain positive working relationships with them.  Our overall reputation has exceeded greatly since establishment due to our attention to detail and desire to achieve excellence.  We have become a globally-recognised supplier of innovative electrical solutions that have benefitted both industrial and commercial applications.

Here at IFM, we offer numerous products that are designed using the latest innovations and technologies, some of which include;

Position Sensors – Inductive Sensors, Capacitive Sensors, Photoelectric Sensors, Magnetic Sensors, Touch Sensors, Distance Sensors, Ultrasonic Sensors, Laser Sensors, Cylinder Sensors.

Sensors for Motion Control – Encoders, Speed Sensors, Inclination Sensors, Systems for Evaluation of Standard Signals, Signalling & Display Systems, Pulse Evaluation Systems.

Safety Technology – Fail-Safe Inductive Sensors, Safety Light Curtains, Safety Light Grids, Safety Relays, Safety Controllers, Coded Safety Sensors, AS-Interface Safety at Work.

Process Sensors – Pressure Sensors, Vacuum Sensors, Flow Sensors, Flow Meters, Level Sensors, Temperature Sensors, Signal Evaluation Systems, Feedback Systems for Valves.

Condition Monitoring Systems – Flow Meters for Compressed Air, Flow Meters for Water, Systems for Oil Quality Monitoring, Systems for Signal Conversion.

Systems for Mobile Machines – Controllers, I/O Modules, Units for Operation & Monitoring, Cameras for Mobile Applications, Diagnostic & Service Units, Signal Converters.


Articles/Press Releases

  • 03/12/2020 - ifm delivers the benefits of IIoT without the complications
    Developed specifically to be versatile, easy to use and fast to implement, the new moneo IIoT platform from ifm electronic <> provides a convenient and cost-effective solution to the challenge of converting the huge amount of data generated by modern plant and machines into useful information that can be used to reduce downtime, optimise efficiency and cut costs.
  • 16/11/2020 - ifm has encoders that work in the wet
    With an IP67 ingress protection rating, the new Rx3000-series incremental shaft encoders from ifm electronic can be used even in the wet environments that are often encountered in the process, pharmaceutical and food manufacturing sectors.
  • 12/11/2020 - ifm has cables for convenience and reliability
    Recognising that high-quality interconnections play an important role in enhancing the reliability of automation systems, ifm electronic is now offering an extensive range of ecolink cables for use with field-mounted sensors.
  • 19/10/2020 - ifm provides all-in-one control and monitoring for quarter-turn valves
    Featuring compact construction and easy mounting, the new MVQ201 valve sensor from ifm electronic not only evaluates the valve position to the nearest degree, but also has an integral M12 connection that can be used for connecting the pneumatic actuator solenoid.
  • 17/09/2020 - For safety interlocks, look no further than ifm!
    Safety interlocks in the new MN7XX series from ifm electronic use RFID technology in combination with unique actuator coding, which means that tampering and unauthorised operation are rendered virtually impossible.
  • 07/02/2019 - New control software for smarter condition and energy monitoring
    The rapid development and changes occurring in control systems, connectivity and sensor technology are important factors in helping manufacturing industry realise the opportunities and benefits of Industry 4.0, the so called next industrial revolution.

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