About Elcometer

For seventy years Elcometer has been a world leader in the design, manufacture and supply of inspection equipment to the coatings, concrete and metal detection industry.

Ever since the first Elcometer gauge was manufactures in 1947, our philosophy has been to provide industry leading, innovative, high quality products; supported by a best-in-class customer experience at a competitive price. By concentrating on these core values, Elcometer has grown into a global network with representation in over 170 countries.

In 2018 Elcometer expanded its product range to include blast equipment. Developed alongside Elcometer’s sister company, Blast Equipment Limited (BEL), the range is the culmination of over 35 years of design, manufacture, sales and service of portable abrasive blast machines (ABMs) globally.

With a range of products specifically developed to meet the needs of the coatings and blasting industry, Elcometer is well positioned to provide you with the solution to your requirements - whatever and wherever they might be. 


  • Pride; We are proud of where we work and the work we do
  • Ownership; We take responsibility for what we do and how we do it
  • Ethics; We treat our customers, suppliers and colleagues fairly and with respect
  • Achievement; We believe that just enough is not enough
  • Focus; We know that if it is not acceptable to us it is not acceptable to our customers
  • Initiative; We are encouraged to identify opportunities for improvement and offer solutions




It's the Elcometer Team that makes the difference!

Despite the high value that we place on innovation, technical prowess and quality of our product, it's really our people that make the difference here at Elcometer. We firmly believe in the philosophy that our customers are buying a commitment to great service and not just the tangible product when they come to Elcometer. This is proven by the large number of you that come back to Elcometer to purchase your inspection equipment, because you appreciate our trustworthy advice and straight talking.

We have a highly skilled production workforce that build and assemble the majority of our key products in our own manufacturing facilities. Our UK export team has fluency in several languages, including Spanish, German, French and Ukrainian. 

In addition we operate local offices in France, The Netherlands, Germany, Singapore, Japan, the USA and the UAE. Elcometer also provides customers with a broad distributor network so there is bound to be a source of Elcometer products close by, wherever you are in the world.



Elcometer has 10 offices providing local support for the UK, France, USA, Germany, The Netherlands, Japan, Singapore and United Arab Emirates.

Our branch offices are equipped to handle far more than simple sales enquires. They can offer advice on servicing Elcometer branded goods and deal with technical support queries in local language.

If you are situated in a country not covered by the Elcometer office, please review our list of distributors as there is very likely to be one that covers your region.




Elcometer’s commitment to quality is reflected in our ISO 9001 Quality and ISO 14001 Environmental certifications.

It is the Company philosophy to integrate quality into all aspects of the product - whether it be the initial product design, the manufacture of our product or in our commitment to our customers.

Elcometer is committed to reducing its impact on the environment, including product manufacture, packaging, catalogue production and our waste management. All our products are lead and mercury free and, where required, CE and RoHS compliant.





All Elcometer products are designed to comply with National and International Standards. 

We have a team of experts working with Standards bodies around the world, ensuring we have products fit for purpose, exceeding the demands of our customers.

We continuously review our products against current and new Standards. Click here for the most up to date list of Standards, which provides the latest information on all new, current and superseded Standards which our products can be used in accordance with.




Elcometer has always been committed to innovation, so we invest significantly in a dedicated Research and Development Team based at our head office in the United Kingdom. 

Our technical team rigorously test our products and design creative solutions to ensure that our products meet your expectations and "last the test of time".

We are committed to continuously push the boundaries through our new product development programmes.

Click here to view Elcometer’s Products Development timeline since 1947.



With manufacturing facilities in the UK & USA, Elcometer Limited continue to invest in new production systems to ensure our products and services remain at the forefront of our industry.







Finally should you have queries regarding a prospective purchase, application or need expert advice on any aspect of your Elcometer product our Customer Support Team are there to help. 

They even run tailor-made training course in our dedicated training suite, or alternatively at your premises.

A COMPANY is only as GOOD as Its PEOPLE

A COMPANY is only as GOOD as its PEOPLE