Your CAN Expert

TKE is your CAN Expert

We are an Engineering company with experience of many various CAN-related projects. Throughout the years, we have gathered a lot of knowledge in the industrial fieldbus technologies. We have worked with customers from various industry fields around the world, such as marine, material handling, automotive, railway, machinery, avionics, medical, military, research institutions etc. Together with our partner companies, we offer state-of-the-art CAN solutions for your CAN needs.

Our services cover development of new hardware and software, all according to our customers needs. Together with our services and products we can help our customers from the initial design and development to a mature customer product, during the complete lifecycle of that particular customer product.

To complete the portfolio, TKE can offer products from other manufacturers such as the market-leading CAN expert Kvaser AB, the Off-Highway Electronics manufacturer InterControl and also PROFIBUS / PROFInet products from Softing Industrial Automation.

Together with our partners, TKE can offer different software tools for design, configuration, analysis and monitoring of CAN based networks. The partner program includes also many different CAN interface-types for connecting a PC or a PDA to a CAN-bus. A part from these CAN-related products, TKE can offer Mobile control systems and sensors for building a complete control systems for mobile machines.


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CAN Automotion - A new partner

CAN Automotion Pty Ltd - A new partner in Australia, India and New Zealand

CANtrace Bundle

Buy now CANtrace software and Kvaser Leaf Light HS v2 bundle for 599,00 euro (Excl. VAT) Offer valid until 2018-09-14. (List price for bundle 750€ excl. VAT)

Meet the mobiLink - mobile, multiprotocol interface for field device configuration

The interface is multi-protocol capable and combines HART master, Foundation fieldbus host and PROFIBUS PA master in one device. In combination with the relevant software, e.g. Softing’s Communication Configurator, it is suitable for configuration, commissioning, diagnostics and monitoring. mobiLink supports FDT Frame Applications and major engineering tools. It allows access to HART and Foundation Fieldbus devices such as transmitters or valves. Access to PROFIBUS PA devices will be possible on July 1st, 2018.

Use right network technology for right purpose

Many of us is thinking every now and then, would it make sense to throw away other network technologies and just use Ethernet or WiFi for everything? It sounds attractive, that single network does everything, only a single tool chain is required and only single technology needs to be learned. At a first glance the answer is ”of course”, but after thinking a while, the answer turn into ”of course not”.

By Heikki Saha

Does your instrumentation support the new IoT services?

New core services in the domain of IoT concentrate on early detection of various exceptions in the target process. The earlier detection shall work, the smaller deviations shall be detected. Reliable identification automatically requires significant improvement in measurement accuracy. Most automation engineers have not identified, that the basic instrumentation needs to upgraded before the all new analytics can work as designed.

By Heikki Saha

CAN perusteet koulutus

CAN perusteet kurssi Tampereella 13.03.2018. Kurssilla käydään läpi High-Speed CAN:n fyysisen tason ja data-kerroksen perusteet. Uutta kurssi-sisällössä on CAN FD!

Case study: Water Jet Control System

TKE OY, specialized in CAN-technology, has supplied a water jet control system in year 2016 to a leading Water Jet manufacturer. We gathered requirements and designed the CAN-based control system which can tolerate single point of failure with degradation in performance.

Kvaser Android Driver 1.0.4 Released

We have released a new version of Kvaser Android driver which has a better user interface for the Qt demo application. The Java API, canworks driver was compiled in Android Studio 2.3. Canworks driver version1.10.50 was integrated. In addition to the integration test, the new driver was tested on Android 6.0.1 with Kvaser Blackbird v2 via WiFi. The new driver supports Android 4.4(KitKat, Android SDK level 19) and newer.