Maastricht Instruments BV

Your partner for room calorimeter solutions

About Maastricht Instruments

Maastricht Instrumnets BV originated from the engineering department of the Faculty of health, Medicine & Life Sciences of Maastricht University Medical Center. The company was founded in 1998 and since then it has grown into a specialized high-tech company providing customers with innovative technical solutions in the field of life sciences and medical. Through years of experience and our desire to provide you with the best products in the market, we offer the best possible outcome.  

With clients all over the world, we lead in providing indirect calorimetry equipment, wearable physical activity monitoring solutions, and specialized life science tools. Our products can be used for research purposes and clinical care. 

Our Goal   

To provide researchers and health professionals with the ability to achieve the most accurate and reproducible measurements of human energy metabolism. We want to facilitate research the best way possible through technology. We want to help you advance the understanding and improvement of human health and behavior. Your success is our mission.  


The company has a dedicated team of highly qualified engineers to support our customers in setting up a research-ready energy metabolism laboratory.  With the specialists of Maastricht Instruments customers will be able to perform ground breaking research in the field of human energy expenditure and energy balance in a very short time frame without investing many years in acquiring the knowledge in the complex technical aspects of designing, building, maintaining and servicing room calorimeter systems.


The company has a close working relationship with the Department of Human Biology of Maastricht University Medical Center+. This department has over 35 years of research expertise in the field of indirect calorimetry and the design of room calorimeters. Through this relationship, Maastricht Instruments can provide state of the art room calorimeter technology combined with deep application knowledge to enable customers to find meaningful answers to questions that accelerate breakthrough discoveries in the field of human energy metabolism and energy balance.