Manufacturer innovative sensors and systems

Sensors from specialist: CAPTRON Electronic GmbH is an established sensor manufacturer with locations in Germany, China and North America as well as sales partners in over 20 countries worldwide.

Due to the proximity to our customers from the processing industry, building automation, traffic, transport and many other industries, we have an extensive range of capacitive and optical sensors as well as complete sensor systems at our disposal.

Customer-specific products and solutions as well as constant research and development activities have been our core competence since our founding in 1983. True to our mission statement "QUALITY MADE IN BAVARIA", quality, service and customer benefit are our highest priority.

Every customer and every project receives individually care from us. Our clients range from small and medium-sized companies to international concerns.

Innovative sensors and systems.

A modern, medium-sized manufacturer of capacitive sensors and optical sensors, CAPTRON Electronic GmbH has been designing the future of human-machine interaction since 1983.

Mission statement and philosophy

Our customers have been placing their trust in the quality and reliability of our products for over 33 years. From simple controls to sophisticated systems, our products make people's everyday lives easier all over the world.

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Behind the scenes.

Discover CAPTRON and take a tour through our company. Let us show you how we work for you.

We take you on a time travel through our history.

Join us in looking back on three decades of the company history of electronics manufacturer CAPTRON: from the beginning in the basement of the company founder‘s home right until today.

Jobs and career
Our staff is the most important factor.

We are always looking for excellent skills and clever minds with lots of team spirit and motivation. You are interested? Then find out more about your possibilities and our current job offers.


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