Who we are

We strive to automate imaging and analysis in any business.

MicroTechniX is a company specialized in the development of image analysis systems for the laboratory environment from A to Z.

Customers become partners

We believe in the long run. From the start to the finish of the development process of a platform continuous communi- cation is essential. Every step of the way the complete life cycle of the instrument as well as the software that forms the foundation of the application is managed carefully. In close collaboration with every client.

A solid basis for solid solutions

Our team of experts is crucial to guarantee exact functioning, high productivity, constant reliability and durability. We have the experience to offer a tailored development from project definition to the day to day performance on the floor including validation throughout the process.

Wouter Christiaens

General Manager and founder

“A no is not an answer”

Wouter has degrees in naval engineering, software engineering, system analysis and sales management.

Previous experience: over 20 years of experience in support, sales and development at Carl Zeiss Micro Imaging Belgium,

Bram Catthoor

Project Coordinator (PRC)

“The power of an instrument lies in the way it’s orchestrated”

Part of the Validation group: His challenges are to coordinate the different services at MicroTechniX such as engineering, programming (IT) and validation.

Bram graduated as Master of Science in Electromechanical engineering and is also certified in the project management method PRINCE2® (Foundation).

Yves De Meersman


“Beauty lies in the brilliance of simplicity.”

Part of the engineering group: Yves supports your projects on-site, and provides documentation of every step

With his previous experience as Field Service Engineer Yves is the ideal person to organize and deliver technical support for the development of new image analysis systems. Day to day managemes and performs service on automated microscopes, robots and incubators.

No one understands better what it takes to create service manuals and detailed maintenance reports that function on the work floor.

Other services: 

  • maintenance of equipment at customers world wide
  • evaluate and design technical solutions
  • Produce 3D printed prototypes
  • Yves graduated as Master of Science in Electronics and ICT engineering technology and works at MicroTechniX as Engineer (ENG).
  • Yves also holds the title of Certified Machine Safety Engineer (CMSE).

Service as integral part of every product

For each customer we set up a secured Customer Portal. Each customer gets access to an individual platform, where you can follow up on your project and have a direct link to the MicroTechniX support team. Interventions on-line or on site can be offered.

Customer portal

Selected components guarantee flawless functioning

Starting from our different solutions we adapt the components tailored to your specific needs. The components we select are from certified manufacturers, developers and distributors. We know exactly how each component will impact the other. Test specific components are custom made in our own 3D printing facilities.

How we select our suppliers

We believe in validation and the highest standards every step of the way

MicroTechniX has developed working procedures and adheres to them. This way of working is adopted from the Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) guidelines. Additionally, we follow GAMP: Good Automated Manufacturing Practice. As a result MicroTechniX acquired the CMSE label and certification for ISO 9001:2008.

GAMP / CMSE / ISO 9001

Put us to the test

Your request will be directed to the MicroTechniX team, to ensure a quick and professional follow-up.

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