About us

About us

Software and services promoting assurance, integrity, innovation

HBM Prenscia is a global leader providing technical expertise, engineering software products, and services to deliver reliability, durability and performance enhancing solutions. We offer a broad range of engineering solutions that deliver compelling value to our customers for the design and development of reliable, robust systems, and reduce life cycle costs. 

Our combined expertise facilitates a comprehensive set of reliability and durability analysis techniques and corresponding engineering services such as:

  • Life data and accelerated life testing
  • System reliability and maintainability
  • Reliability growth and DOE analysis
  • Asset management and predictive maintenance
  • Digital signal processing and streamed data analytics
  • FE-based fatigue analysis
  • Time domain analysis and frequency-based analysis
  • Engineering data management and automated reporting



nCode software contains proven methods for processing engineering data with specific capabilities for fatigue and durability analysis. The software features an intuitive, graphical interface for processing both test and CAE data — enabling analytical processes to be streamlined.


ReliaSoft promotes the use of engineering methodologies for ensuring reliability and maintainability through software, support, and education. ReliaSoft services and Synthesis software facilitate a wide range of reliability and related modeling and analysis techniques, such as life data analysis, accelerated life testing analysis, reliability block diagrams, and FMEAs.


Training and education

HBM Prenscia offers an extensive curriculum of reliability and durability training courses that provide thorough coverage of both the underlying principles and theory, as well as the applicable software.

Engineering Services and Solutions

Customer success through value-driven solutions

HBM Prenscia Solutions ensure customer success through value-driven solutions for product development and asset management. We partner with clients to ensure success by delivering engineering solutions that support business decisions, maintenance, and manage risk of their products, assets, plants, and processes using major software applications, including nCode and ReliaSoft suites. Our deep knowledge in reliability and project management is backed with over 1,000,000 hours of consultancy work.

Material characterization and fatigue testing

The Advanced Materials Characterization & Test Facility (AMCT Facility) utilizes state-of-the-art material testing capabilities to provide customers with the best quality fatigue and material test data available, fully characterized and interpreted by our in-house experts. 

companies served

engineers and managers educated

customers retained

Quality Management

Prenscia has developed our products and processes to internationally accepted best practices and standards, accredited by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance certification body for since 2000. The scope of our accreditation includes:

Advanced Materials Characterization & Test facility, Software Development Centre (Sheffield, United Kingdom) Software Development Centre (Tucson, United States)

Recertified to ISO 9001:2015 in 2020

We are committed to creating and maintaining processes that ensure consistency, visibility, and accountability across all of its business operations. Certificate is available upon request.

Software Development

The design, development, production, training, sales, marketing, consultancy and support of NVH, Fatigue, Durability, Materials, Signal Processing and Reliability software products.

Materials Testing

Materials testing, provision of mechanical testing services including fatigue and tensile tests at ambient and elevated temperatures. Loading types are static, constant amplitude and service-based on either test specimens or components.

Prenscia and its related brands are part of Hottinger Bruel & Kjaer (HBK)

HBK is the world’s leading provider of technologies and services that integrate the entire test and measurement chain. Our solutions help product developers to align the test and simulation process, driving greater innovation and insight from cleaner data and more accurate analysis. We also enable OEMs to enhance product quality through sophisticated in-product measurement and monitoring sensors. For customers, this means development cycles are shorter, products are optimized, and better decisions are made. 

HBK is part of Spectris plc, the expert in providing insight through precision measurement.

Ready to take your reliability or durability program further?

Ready to take your reliability or durability program further?