Level measurement experts since 1977

UWT Head Office, Germany

About UWT - Level measurement experts since 1977

Experts for Level Measurement

UWT GmbH is one of the world's leading manufacturers of measurement technology for the detection and monitoring of levels, limit levels in any kind of bulk materials, solids as well as in liquids, pastes and foam. We have successfully demonstrated that over the decades a family owned business can, with clear principles, dedicated employees and innovative thinking, make a difference.

Since its foundation in 1977, the UWT GmbH product portfolio has developed and refined to provide solutions for a wide range of industries such as the food sector, plastic applications, cement plants, chemical industry, wood and rubber sector, environmental and power plants, etc. The company is ISO 9001: 2015 certified.  UWT continually expands its portfolio of product certifications with particular regard to international markets. 

The production facility is sited within the head office in Betzigau, Germany with an additional production facility in Malta.

In 2009 the company set up UWT UK Ltd, basing itself in the Midlands UK, to further extend its network of worldwide sales offices - in the US, China, India, Russia, Brazil and Mexico - thus ensuring that customer requirements from around the world can be met with maximum flexibility. In addition, UWT is represented in more than 70 countries via a network of exclusive distribution partners.

Under the UWT motto "Solutions", the expert level measurement technology team at UWT is passionate about designing tailor-made solutions for customers. It is our goal to provide sustainable growth that will continue to add value for our customers.

Reliability, quality and flexibility - these are the core values which underpin the UWT ethos. 


> 165 Employees

Founded 1977

9 Locations

> 1 million  Applications 

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Inside UWT - A glimpse behind the scenes

Made-to-measure solutions

Expert advice &
local support

> 70 countries

Highest Quality 

Our Management Team

Our vision and long-term but agile planning strategy plays a key part in UWT's success and continued sustainability.

From the left: Kevin Walter (Head of Sales Germany), Jens Fehrenbach (Head of Finance & Administration), Andreas Haug (Technical Managing Director), Uwe Niekrawietz (Managing Director), Markus Schalk (Commercial Managing Director) and Mario Schweikert (Head of Operations)

Our Team

Our employees are our most important asset and a healthy and happy workplace is of upmost importance to us.

Our Philosophy


Our Vision



UWT is worldwide a leading expert in level measurement

Our Mission Statement



In all areas, we deliver the highest quality with a reliable and flexible approach


Our Company values


We live our values!

Experience the commitment to our values & our culture in the day-to-day dealings with our company, our values guide us when dealing with colleagues, customers and business partners alike.