• CYGNUS’ RISING STARS

    Many of you have come across our Technical Support Manager (TSM), Matt Winter. He started life in Cygnus as a Trainee Assembly Technician, learning skills and building product knowledge from our exceptional Production Manager, Simon Huelin. After ach...

  • Another warm Cygnus welcome, in the early months of this year!…

    …to Claire Jelly, our new Creative Marketing Executive. Claire is a digital designer, illustrator and photographer with invaluable B2B experience, gained in a fast-paced, ambitious marketing agency. Her lovely personality is the perfect fit to the ...

  • Welcome to Frank!

    Cygnus welcomes Frank, our new Embedded Design Engineer. With 17 years of relevant experience and a 5-year specialist Masters degree before that, Frank’s career has been built in Slovakia and the UK. In mid-January, Frank achieved an almost impossi...

  • REFLECTIONS ON A “WEIRD & WONDERFUL” 2020

    2020 forced big changes within every country of the world, every society, every business and every household. Within Cygnus, we continue to be saddened by the tragedies and concerned about the global economic conditions. Of course this makes you refl...

  • BUSINESS AS USUAL FOR CYGNUS!

    This new year, in particular, will bring new challenges for everyone. In the UK, we are in a new Coronavirus lockdown AND we have now left the EU after nearly half a century of membership within this trading bloc. Resilient as ever, Cygnus is still.....

  • Ultrasonic Inspection Equipment for Divers and ROVs from the Global UTG Specialist Cygnus

    One of the first products that Cygnus brought to market in the 1980s was a handheld subsea ultrasonic thickness gauge (UTG). And it is testament to the outstanding original design that little changed in its fundamental form over more than three decad...

  • Save time and money using ultrasonic inspection

    Ultrasonic Thickness Testing – How it Works An ultrasonic thickness gauge is a hand-held electronic device that tells the user the remaining thickness of the material being tested. This technique is most relevant specifically when the user only has...

  • Ultrasonic Thickness Gauge for Potentially Explosive Environments

    Cygnus Instruments has been designing and manufacturing high quality ultrasonic inspection equipment in the UK for over 35 years. During that time, Cygnus has built an enviable relationship with customers not only for the physical quality of the inst...

  • Equipping Divers with a Practical Underwater Thickness Gauging Kit

    Divers face some of the harshest environments and need the ability to easily navigate around obstacles unhindered when performing underwater inspections. The Cygnus DIVE underwater thickness gauge has been designed for divers undertaking metal thickn...

  • Congratulations to Lulu, our Managing Director, for her 15 years at Cygnus

    Let’s hear what she has to say about her 15 years of experience. I had never thought I would be part of the business that my father had founded back in 1983.  Whilst it was a terribly sad story that he died just 5 years......