APOS GmbH . Am Marienhof 4 . 22880 Wedel . +49 4103 / 18 78 3-0

APOS - Product groups

APOS supplies spectroscopy based measurement systems for the panelboard and pulp & paper industry and for thermal use of wood.

Our applications span from wood reception at the plant gate up to process applications to optimize your production or combustion process.

Available with CE, EAC, UL.


ReceivingOPT - Material acceptance, quality assurance and billing on a bone dry basis of roundwood, wood chips, saw dust, recycling wood and others.

ReceivingOPT BA

  • Online analysis of the material instantly upon delivery.
  • Fixed installation of the sensors at the unloading area.
  • Superior statistics through hundreds of measurement
    values per truck/ship/waggon.
  • One or more unloading areas.
  • Central administration and SAP/ERP integration.

ReceivingOPT BA-T 2.0

  • Stand system for the material reception primarily in thermal utilisation of wood; large and representative samples
    of approx. 8 litres.
  • Measurement of water content, mineral content,
    calorific value and more.

ReceivingOPT BA-T 300

  • Sampling of sawdust and wood chips ranging up to 100mm.
  • Objective and validated values for water content, mineral
    content and more at the round wood sampling station
    within seconds.
  • Accurate analysis of heterogeneous wood chips through
    automated chipping of the sample in the device.



ProcessOPT - Improved process monitoring in the panel board industry. Qualitative and quantitative analytics.

 ProcessOPT HE-M

  • Glue reduction and optimized production management in MDF - and particle board production.
  • Visualisation of the mixture ratio between hard-and softwood.
  • Integration with control system.



ReceivingOPT BC

  • Pro-active, calorific value driven boiler control.
  • Higher degree of plant automation.
  • Determination of calorific value, ash content and
    water content in biomass fuel.


  • Measurement of humidity and other parameters in wood board production.
  • Hight accuracy - no drift - accurate even when density and material color changes - long term stability!
  • Even in the most adverse environments.



  • Customized parameters, adapted to your materials and your requirements.



All products can be manufactured specific to arrangement / customized.

Made in Germany.


APOS GmbH . Am Marienhof 4 . 22880 Wedel +49 4103 / 18 78 30

The installation and commissioning of APOS Systems requires between one and three days. Well predictable and usually without system downtime!