In recent years, the measurement instrument industry has been experiencing significant growth due to the increasing demand for accurate and reliable measurement data in various industries. Technological advancements in electronic and sensor technology have also enabled the development of more sophisticated and precise instruments, further fueling the industry’s growth.
Instrument manufacturing firms must navigate a complex landscape of technological change, cost pressures, regulatory compliance, quality control, global competition, and supply chain disruptions to ensure hassle-free services. One such firm, that is trying to mitigate these roadblocks through strategic planning, investment in Research and Development (R&D), effective supply chain management, and a focus on quality and customer service is WIKA Instruments India.
Based out of Pune, Maharashtra and established in 1997, WIKA Instruments India is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wika Alexander Wiegand SE & Co. KG, Germany, a global market leader in pressure, temperature and level measurement technology. WIKA Instruments India provides measuring instruments for pressure, temperature, level, force, flow, calibration, SF6 gas solutions and IIOT, functional safety and hydrogen solutions.
WIKA Instruments India offers accredited and high-quality calibrations and conforms to the ISO/ IEC 17025 standard. The organization also provides comprehensive function inspection of the measuring instruments and provides customized modifications and conversion. “We have four plants and laboratories, to ensure certified quality and testing in Faridabad, Pune, Ghaziabad, and Chennai.
WIKA Instruments India also offers competent consulting and technical support over the telephones”, adds Gaurav Bawa, Senior Vice President, WIKA Instruments India.
What separates WIKA Instruments India from other players in the market is the fact that the organization has modern machinery, state-of-the-art welding equipment, helium leak rate detection and certified calibration and testing instruments. This ascertains that the organization manufactures assured quality pressure and temperature measuring instruments.
WIKA Instruments India also possesses filling stations that help fill a range of different diaphragm seals connected to pressure gauges and both standard and smart transmitters. “We have an NABL-accredited pressure calibration laboratory that gives us an edge over other competitors and is equipped with a high-level primary standard dead weight tester, Mensor pressure controller and highly accurate master gauges certified by DKD Germany. We have our regional offices in Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai, Kolkata and Vadodara and this facilitates us to establish a network of distributors throughout the country and serve various industry verticals”, informs Gaurav.
We strive to provide digital transformation services in the value chain, from the installation of sensors, measuring instruments, & gateways to the secure connection to the cloud or local data server
WIKA Instruments India has a team of professional and qualified experts who bring to the table years of experience working in the industry. This allows the organization to understand the customer’s needs and provide tailored solutions and services. The team’s expertise ensures that the instruments produced are of high quality and meet the required specifications. “WIKA Instruments India participates in various CSR activities because we believe that the main aim of the organization is to improve the quality of life for people. For the same reason, we have donated classroom infrastructure to community schools and provided tablets for 300 school children to better access the digital world. WIKA has also inaugurated a solar energy plant in Faridabad to contribute to sustainability and Energy Conservation”, asserts Gaurav.
Leveraging technology and innovation is critical for the measurement instrument industry to remain competitive and meet the changing needs of customers. By adopting new technologies and techniques, manufacturers can develop more advanced and capable instruments that meet customer needs. Through investments in constant R&D, WIKA Instruments India aims to develop new products, improve existing ones, reduce costs, enhance intellectual property, and build partnerships and collaborations to drive growth.