Cedrat Technologies

LEWENSTEIN TECHNOLOGIES is the distributor of CEDRAT TECHNOLOGIES (CTEC) products in Israel.

CTEC is a high tech SME involving more than 40 employees located in France and provides with standard & customised solutions based on the following items:

  • Smart Actuators: Actuators & motors based on piezoelectric ceramics & magnetic effects (moving coils, moving iron …).
  • Smart Sensors: Magnetic, magnetoresistive, magnetostrictive, piezoelectric sensors, transformers or generators; Force, Torque, Position, Speed, Acceleration sensors, including contactless sensors & resonant sensors.
  • Mechatronic systems: Multi-degree-of-freedom mechanisms (XY stages, tilts); motion control ; Active damping of Vibrations ; Vibration (Ultrasonic or sonic) assistance to process ; Proportional valves ; Fast injectors
  • Detection systems: Health monitoring; NDT using magnetic or acoustic effects; Remote detection systems for position, force, torque remote measurements.

Links to CTEC documentation:

CTEC compact, dynamic and precise products are used for various scientific and industrial applications requiring features such as: micro & nano positioning, the generation of vibrations, micro-scanning, fast & precise motion control, active control of vibrations, energy harvesting…Most of CTEC products are available in OEM versions for low cost &  high volume industrial applications.

  • Micro-scanning & pixel shifting for image resolution enhancement,
  • Optical image stabilisation,
  • Fast steering mirrors for High Power Laser
  • Auto focus
  • Embedded mechatronics functions
  • Telescope mirror motorization
  • Synchrotron fast shutters
  • Environmental & material testing
  • Beam shaping




  • Optical mechanisms flight hardware
  • Scan mechanisms for Earth observation
  • Hold-down release mechanisms (HDRM)
  • Fast steering mirror & Point Ahead Mechanism


  • Chatter vibration cancellation
  • Machine vibration assistance
  • Active fixture tools




  • Micro actuation
  • Miniaturised motorisation
  • Microfluidic control device