Since 1968 ELAP has been growing in the field of industrial automation, getting specialized in developing, manufacturing and marketing counting and control equipment for industrial automation.
In the years product range has extended to include preset counters and visualizers, single and multi-axis positioners, PLC controllers, and a wide choice of positioning sensors: incremental and absolute rotary encoders, linear and rotary potentiometers, incremental transducers and optical scales, wire transducers, magnetic transducers, vibration sensors.
The accuracy and reliability featuring ELAP products result from an advanced technological research joined to the long experience achieved “on the field”, strictly in touch with the customers, to propose the best solution to each application, developing tailor-made products, when necessary.

ELAP takes part to PI international community promoting the development of  PROFIBUS and PROFINET industrial networks, EtherCAT Technology Group, the worldwide organization of  EtherCAT systems users and manufacturers, and to ODVA, which supports network technologies built on the Common Industrial Protocol (CIP™) — EtherNet/IP™, DeviceNet™, CompoNet™, and ControlNet™.

ELAP headquarters, based in Corsico (Milan), house the trading and book-keeping departments, the Research & Development laboratories, the manufacturing and testing facilities and the stores.
Via Vittorio Veneto 4, I-20094 Corsico (MI)
Tel: +39 02 45 19 56 01 Fax: +39 02 45 10 34 06  VAT/TAX code: IT 03350410159

The working activities in the different departments run according to a quality path which ensures the products excellent quality and a high degree of flexibility in the customer service.

Accurate order processing and ontime delivery have always been appreciated by ELAP customers. All the assembly operations are carried out by qualified personnel. The products are carefully calibrated and tested before delivery.

The tests results are registered and each product is assigned a serial number which allows to trace its specifications even after many years. Competent and trustworth ELAP staff ensures an efficient technical advice and qualified customer service.

Research & Development

Elap investments in R&D constantly increases; every year new products become available, always engineered with innovative solutions. The software and hardware developments are carried out by highly qualified specialists availing upon the most advanced technologies and tools.

The seek for the product quality leads us in every step of the product life: from the choice of the state-of-the-art construction technology, to the selection of the most reliable components, up to the accuracy in the assembling and testing phase.

The testing laboratories avail upon the latest equipments to ensure the products compliance to European and International Standards.


Accurate and reliable ELAP equipment finds application in every field of industrial automation.

Numberless applications have been developed on operating machines of all industrial sectors: sheet working machinery, glass-, wood-, paper-machinery, plastic– and textile machines, food-processing and further more. Every application is evaluated attentively to propose the best technical solution, following the customer along the whole project.