SENER developed the Calibration and Shutter Mechanism (CSM) for the Multi-Spectral Instrument (MSI) for the Sentinel-2. The Calibration and Shutter Mechanism (CSM) is located at the entrance to the optical instrument. During launch, it protects the ... [+]
SENER supplies complete optical systems and designs, develops, manufactures, integrates and tests these systems for instruments and payloads on space satellites.
In the area of optical systems, SENER provides:
- Devices for optical instrumentation that require precision positioning of optical components commonly used in telescopes, infrared and visible cameras, multi-spectral systems, etc.
- Visible and infrared camera. SENER’s capabilities encompass:
- Optomechanical design.
- Analysis and simulation.
- Assembly and integration.
- Validation and testing.
Devices for optical instrumentation
WEAVE (WHT Enhanced Area Velocity Explorer) is a new wide-field spectrograph being developed for the 4.2-m William Herschel Telescope (WHT) located in the Observatorio del Roque de los Muchachos on the island of La Palma (Spain). The instrument inclu... [+]
The MTG (Meteosat Third Generation) is made up of six satellites installed on two different platforms, MTG-I and MTG-S which, in turn have two key instruments: on the one hand, the Flexible Combined Imager (FCI) and, on the other hand, the InfraRed S... [+]
SEOSAT is a multispectral high resolution wide swath world coverage imager, designed for systematic acquisition of Spanish territory and minimum revisit time. It will be operational in 2019 with a nominal life of 7 years, having a Sun-synchronous orb... [+]
Related content with Optical systems
The engineering and technology group SENER is ranked 32nd in the annual ranking of the top 225 international companies in engineering design published by the specialized journal ENR (Engineering News-Record).... [+]
SENER extends its commitment to innovation and technology through its participation in BIND 4.0, the public-private startup accelerator programme in the industrial sector, in the field of Industry 4.0.... [+]
Telmo Echániz from the University of the Basque Country has been recognised with the Best Doctoral Thesis award granted by the SENER Foundation, which is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year. ... [+]