About Brüel & Kjær / About B&K

About Brüel & Kjær

Founded in 1942, Brüel & Kjær Sound & Vibration Measurement, has developed into the world’s leading supplier of advanced technology for measuring and managing the quality of sound and vibration.

We use our core competences and comprehensive range of products and solutions to help customers solve sound and vibration challenges.

Our products set the standard to which others are compared.

Meeting customer challenges

The sound and vibration challenges facing our customers are diverse, including: vibration in car engines; evaluation of building acoustics; mobile telephone sound quality; cabin comfort in passenger airplanes; production quality control; wind turbine noise; and much more.

No wonder our innovative and highly practical solutions have made us the first choice of engineers and designers the world over – our references are impressive by any standard.

Local access to a global organization

Brüel & Kjær maintains a network of sales offices and representatives in 55 countries. That means local-language help is always at hand during office hours.

A global group of engineering specialists supports our local teams. They can advise on and help solve all manner of sound and vibration measurement, analysis and management problems.

To further support our customers worldwide, we regularly hold courses and road-shows, and participate in sound and vibration focused trade shows and conferences worldwide.

A part of Spectris PLC

Brüel & Kjær is part of Spectris plc, the expert in providing insight through precision measurement. Spectris’ global group of businesses are focused on delivering value beyond measure for all our stakeholders.

We target global, attractive and sustainable markets, where growth and high returns are supported by long-term drivers. Precision is at the heart of what we do. We provide customers with expert insight through our advanced instruments and test equipment, augmented by the power of our software and services. This equips customers with the ability to reduce time to market, improve processes, quality and yield. In this way, Spectris know-how creates value for our wider society, as our customers design, develop, test and manufacture their products to make the world a cleaner, healthier and more productive place.

Spectris is headquartered in Egham, Surrey, United Kingdom, the Company employs approximately 9,000 people located in more than 30 countries.

For more information, visit Spectris PLC

  • History

    For over 75 years, Brüel & Kjær has played a leading role in the world of sound and vibration. Here are just some of our milestones.

  • Vision and values

    Our mission, vision and the five key values that drive our business and create long-term benefits for our customers and employees alike.

  • Business ethics

    The ethical standards we expect each employee to meet are set out in our Code of Business Ethics, which is communicated to all employees.

  • Partners

    Our international partnerships fall into two main groups: computer-aided engineering, and software and consultancy. You can read more about our partners here.

  • Careers

    Join Brüel & Kjær, the world leader in the sound and vibration, and help develop, innovate and market the test and measurement products of tomorrow.

  • Quality and environment

    As a company, Brüel & Kjær is making firm commitments to providing the highest possible product quality, with the greatest respect for our environment.