Process measurement technology since 1973


MLA1000 receives IECEX certification

With the international certificate for use in potentially explosive atmospheres in accordance with the standards of the Electromechanical Commission, corresponding national certificates can now be issued more easily.


Change of management at MBA Instruments

Hans-Heinrich Westphal retires on 1 July 2017 and hands over the management of MBA Instruments to his long-time companion and Managing Director of SMB International Andreas Heckel


European patent application filed for the MBA800 series

The MBA800 digital rotary paddle series is patented. The series is ATEX certified, can be used for all bulk solids and can be customised in terms of measuring parameters and rotary vane size as required.


Market launch of the MLA1000 revolutionises the range of paraffin conductivity measuring devices

For the first time, continuous in-line measurement of the conductivity of paraffin is possible, controlling the automatic and precise addition of additives. The device is patented.


MBA800 innovation for fill level measurement technology

MBA Instruments develops the world's first digital rotary paddle with stepper motor drive. A patent application is filed for the new technology, which is suitable for all bulk solids.


MLA900 conductivity manual measurement device for aviation fuel complements product range

MBA Instruments is developing the new MLA900 for stationary, safety-relevant conductivity measurement in paraffin, thus further expanding its position on the market.

MBA300 and MBA400 radar level measuring devices are launched on the market

With the non-contact MBA300 and MBA400 fill level measuring devices, MBA is adding further innovations to its product portfolio.

Revolution in conductivity measurement with the development of the MLA1000

MBA launches the development of the MLA1000 - a device for conductivity measurement in paraffin that enables the precise addition of additives through continuous in-line measurement.


MBA launches mechanical point level switch MBA100 on the market

The MBA100, which is particularly suitable for measuring the point level of free-flowing bulk solids, adds a mechanical, pressure-sensitive measuring device to MBA's product range.

Founding of MBA Instruments Switzerland GmbH

MBA Instruments Switzerland is founded to expand the range of products and services on the Swiss market.

MBA700 swing door renewal

The MBA700 oscillating vane innovation with patented single rod is launched on the market.


MBA receives certifications for compliance with safety standards

The safety of MBA limit and fill level measuring devices is certified in accordance with DIN ISO 9001:2008 and ATEX 94, thus fulfilling all requirements for use in safety-critical environments.

Founding of MBA Instruments GmbH

MBA Instruments GmbH is founded as a management buy-out of SICK AG / Maihak AG and continues the success story in fill level measurement technology as part of the SMB Group.

First product innovations in the field of fill level measuring devices

MBA develops the limit and fill level measuring devices MBA200, MBA369, MBA20, MBA2.2, MBA3.2 and SILOFLO, setting new standards in fill level measurement technology.

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