Datum Electronics


About Us

Datum Electronics Ltd. is a world leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of torque sensors, shaft power measurement solutions and other strain gauge-based products.

Headquartered in the UK, we have a long-established presence worldwide, through our extensive network of re-sellers and distributors in more than 30 countries, including; Australia, Canada, China, Denmark, Italy, Singapore South Korea, South Africa, Sweden and the USA.

Our broad range of capabilities includes creating new, more efficient product families; integrating platforms, systems creating advanced technology solutions that reach across customer needs and providing complete solutions where possible. Whether it’s a standard torque measurement device, a custom engineered OEM product, or mid to high volume torque sensors, our business is based upon our customer’s needs and preferences. We work together with our customers to develop a cost-effective, high-quality torque measurement solution, which integrates into your product line and within your existing machinery.

At Datum we are proud of our history and strong international image as a manufacturer of innovative solutions for our customer needs. Our innovative strain gauge based technology has been successfully used for decades in many industries, product torque testing, drive system R&D, verification of shaft power levels for quality control and compliance, strain sensors for vehicle weighing and safety, vehicle drive shafts, ships shaft power system and numerous other application where the power transmitted through shafts is key to efficiency and safety.

Market Sectors
  • Marine and Shipping
  • Transport and Vehicles
  • Military and Aerospace
  • Civil Engineering
  • Heavy Industry
  • Green and Renewables
  • Pump and Valve Testing
  • Motor and Engine Testing
  • Mixers and Mixing
  • Condition Monitoring
  • Government

Key Technologies/ Services
  • Torque Transducers and Sensors
  • Shaft Power Measurement Solutions
  • Naval Torsionmeter System
  • Marine Torsionmeters
  • Torque Sensor Interface
  • Strain Gauge Bolt on Sensors


    Visit our website for more in-depth information or contact us:
    Contact:     Malcolm Habens
    Tel:              +44 (0)1983 282 834
    Email:         malcolm.habens@datum-electronics.co.uk
    Write:         Datum Electronics,   Castle Street,
                        East Cowes,   Isle of Wight,  
                        PO32 6EZ