Fafnir News

The FAFNIR LPG level sensors (LPG: Liquefied Petroleum Gas) provide information about the fuel levels in the LPG tanks. The pressure-resistant, magnetostrictive sensors with a Buna float and stainless steel screw connection are specially designed for use in liquefied petroleum gas.
FAFNIR launches a new website!
In recent months FANIR has worked intensively on the launch of the new website. This autumn the new FAFNIR-Look went online. The comparison between "the old website" (left) and "the new website” (right) is shown in the image below The user-friendly interface makes it easier for users to find the required information. The new structure is self explanatory. In the Login area you will find presentations and images about FAFNIR for downloading. Latest News will be found on the home page. In the products and industries section, information is available about the wide range of...
VISY-Stick Flex
The VISY-Stick Flex is the latest sensor VISY product family. It is versatile, e.g. at refineries, or even with different tanks with low ceilings. The sensor operates on the magnetostrictive measurement principle and offers new opportunities to replace previously used for storage tanks measuring techniques such as radar or guided microwave. The new VISY-Stick Flex FAFNIR convinces with his easy installation and the compact packaging and therefore cost-effective transportation.
“Checks are good, monitoring better” Employee protection and safety management begin right in the system planning phase. FAFNIR has been developing high-quality technologies to enable reliable monitoring of liquid levels in tanks and process containers for 45 years. Our products are stand-alone solutions and operate independently of upstream industrial controllers. The FAFNIR level controller is indispensable for anyone who wants to optimise work processes and meet his responsibility for health, safety and the environment.
Automechanika in Frankfurt/Main, 14.09.-19.09.2010
The leading international trade fair for the automotive industry, "Automechanika", will take place in Frankfurt/Main on September 14-19, 2010. Once again, we will be presenting our products for filling stations and process technology. We would be pleased to welcome you at our booth number B 95 in Hall 10.0 Please contact Sylwia Zagorska for an appointment: PR/Marketing Phone: +49/40/39 82 07-52 E-Mail: sylwia.zagorska@fafnir.de
FAFNIR Launches New Systems !
The new products were launched in May 2010 by ColVic, the southern African FAFNIR distributor, supported by FAFNIR Business Development Director Wolfgang Pein, who is globally responsible for new FAFNIR business. Mr Pein said that the new products were in line with the market-led FAFNIR approach which aims to produce quality engineered sensor products to match the changing needs of customers in the fuel and petrochemical industries. “The new VISY-Command GUI includes a graphical user interface which enables the user to monitor tank contents at a glance without the need for a support PC...
FAFNIR New Price List!
Our new price list will be valid as of 1July 2010. Please contact Ms Birgit Hesske for a copy: Phone: +49 / 40 / 39 82 07 – 0 or E-mail: info@fafnir.de We will be glad to send it to you either by post or e-mail.
Gilbarco Veeder-Root Group
Gilbarco Veeder-Root is the leading global supplier of integrated fuel control, site management and support services for petroleum marketers and commercial fueling enterprises. Products include dispensers, payment systems, tank gauges, submersible pumps, point of sale systems, and remote monitoring of site functionality. The Gilbarco Veeder-Root Group of companies employs approximately 4.000 associates and is headquartered in Greensboro, NC, USA with manufacturing and research and development centers around the world. GVR will keep the FAFNIR-brand as a solution for the ATG and the...
FAFNIR – Price for TUHH Student
TUHH Student awarded with the FAFNIR Price. Andreas Behn from the Technical University Hamburg-Harburg (TUHH) has been awarded on 12 of March 2010with the FAFNIR price: € 2500. The award ceremony was attended by Dr. Wolfgang Schrittenlacher (Head of Development / FAFNIR GmbH), and Prof. Dr. Herbert Werner (Dean of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology of the TUHH) and other scientists at the TUHH instead.
Member of the EHEDG
(European Hygienic Engineering and Design Group) The EHEDG is a network consisting of approximately 600 international experts from various fields such as the food industry, machine and plant construction as well as scientists and government agencies. The EHEDG developed guidelines and instructions for the production of safe food and related products for all aspects of hygienic design and production of equipment and machinery. For the practical verification of equipment and apparatus, the EHEDG has developed several test methods by which sensors, devices and systems are tested and...