About Us

Alphasense was founded in 1996 in response to industry demand for better quality gas sensors and a higher level of customer support. 25 years later, we still continue to push the boundaries in gas sensor development and manufacturing.

Our purpose-built Headquarters in the South East of England is furnished with state-of-the-art automation which supports our continued advances in manufacturing. Through ongoing investment, we continue to increase capacity, maintain high standards and assure the quality and integrity of our products is second to none.


Our people have a long history in all aspects of the gas detection industry that means we understand the issues affecting our customers. The experienced development group at Alphasense provides innovative solutions to specific customer requirements while our manufacturing and test teams deliver the highest-quality, most reliable sensors in the industry.


At Alphasense we are motivated and inspired to help our customers build a world that’s safer, cleaner and more energy-efficient through sensor technology. We listen to our customers and constantly strive to enhance and improve our processes to ensure we deliver on that vision.


Alphasense invests heavily in state-of-the art automation and process equipment. We use kanban and cellular manufacturing techniques, which allow us to manufacture both for both low and high volume customers ensuring they receive the same high-quality product on time. Our manufacturing and design operations comply with ISO9001:2015.


Alphasense is located in the South East of England near London Stansted Airport giving easy and direct access for both our domestic and international markets.