About Tews

Measurably Better for Over 40 Years.

The company was founded in Hamburg, Germany in 1970 by its owner, Mr. Manfred Tews. As the market leader in high performance moisture and density measurement solutions, TEWS is at the center of today’s business. TEWS helps you streamline your processes, giving you the ability to collect and use data by using unique patented a microwave technique across your production business. For over 40 years. When you run TEWS high performance solutions, you run measurably better with TEWS. Read about our history and the latest development of our company.

2018
homepage

Relaunch of new Corporate Website together with the new Corporate Claim: Measurably Better.

2018
DPMA Co-Improving

Tews presents its new central idea of creating value together with its employees and customers, called: Co-Improving. Registering Co-Improving as a Trade Mark.

2017/2018

“From 10 to 12" Sperberhorst Headquarters „rebuilding“.

2017

Bangkok is established as new service point. Key account management expands into the industry of Pharma.

2016
global map

Foundation of the local subsidiary TEWS of America Corp. in Durham, USA and establishment of sales and service points for Asia in Hong Kong and Bangkok. TEWS hires third key account manager for Chemistry. 

2015
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Hong Kong is estblished as new service point. Second key account manager for Food/Feed starts work.

2014
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New Corporate Strategy „Customer Centricity“. Key account-management is introduced. First key account manager for Tobacco starts work.

2013
André Tews and Dr. Tim Richter

Next management generation: André Tews succeeded his father as the company’s Chief Executive. Dr. Tim Richter joined the company as the Commercial Manager.

2007
microwave measuring devices

The new “Blueline” range including six different microwave measurement devices was presented.

2002
mobile microwave moisture meter

Launch of mobile microwave moisture meters.

2001

1,000th microwave instrument was sold.

1998
inline measuring

Introduction of inline measurement using planar sensors and high-speed microwave measurement at 10,000 readings per second.

1991
patent of TEWS moisture measuring method

Publication of the Master patent “TEWS moisture measurement method”.

1989
microwave moisture meter

The first microwave moisture meter was sold.

1985
Quadra Beam NIR moisture meter

Distribution of Quadra Beam NIR moisture meters
Start of the development of moisture measurement instrument based on microwave technology.

1975
process-control-computer

Development of the first process-control-computers for customer-specific applications in the wide field of process automation.

1970
Founder Manfred Tews

Foundation of TEWS Elektronik by Manfred Tews.
The first computing data printer was manufactured.