AMEPA – Over 30 years of measuring technology for the steel, aluminum and automotive industries

About Our Company

To this day, we continue to pursue the goal of the three visionaries who founded AMEPA in 1984 as a “spin-off” of the Technical University of Aachen: to provide innovative measurement technology for the quality assurance of our customers in the steel and process industries.


AMEPA’s systems are marketed, sold, and installed worldwide. AMEPA engineers from our service network provide customized services and adapt our AMEPA measurement technology to your requirements in order to always ensure long-term customer benefits.


We are always looking for reinforcements in our AMEPA team. You can expect exciting fields of activity, interdisciplinary cooperation, our attractive performance package, and a very collegial team. In our role as an expanding and future-oriented company, we live a progressive working atmosphere and operate a sustainable personnel management process.

Our products



Electromagnetic Slag Detection



Thermographic Slag Detection



Online Roughness Measurement



Online Waviness Measurement



Online Oil Film Measurement



Portable Oil Film Measurement



Team – Life – Future.

Digitalization, mobile working, work-life balance, new values, and social changes have had an enormous impact on the working world in recent years. AMEPA has recognized the changing times and has embraced social changes. As a result, the technical facilities for employees have improved significantly. Internal indoor and outdoor meeting points and additional seating areas have […]


Perfect Surface with Online Waviness Measurement

If the waviness of a steel and aluminium sheet is above the specified limits, the customer generally does not accept the annealed, galvanized or aluminium product for high value-added applications. Subsequent processing steps, especially painting, can lead to poor quality and thus downgrading. As a result, direct online measurement is required to fully assess surface […]


Towards filler-less painting: Inline waviness measurement of electrolytic galvanized steel strip

As automotive producers are placing increasingly quality demands on the surface area profile of electrolytic galvanized strip, there is a growing need for steel producers to measure the surface waviness, in addition to the surface roughness. thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG has been using the waviness measuring system from Amepa in an electrolytic coating line. This […]

Have we inspired you? Would you like to increase your product quality, implement new ideas, or optimize your processes? Then get in touch with us, you will always find a competent contact person at our company.