Swiss railway clocks outside Mobatime's production facility in Sumiswald, Canton of Berne, Switzerland, pictured on December 5, 2018. The company Moser-Baer produces time systems, time references, clock networks and clocks, among others the Swiss railway clocks, under the brand name Mobatime. (KEYSTONE/Christian Beutler)


Moser-Baer is a Swiss company specializing in time management and synchronization technology. It was founded in 1938 as a family-owned business and has slowly developed into one of the world’s leading centers of competence for time systems. 

Under the brand “MOBATIME Swiss Time Systems”, Moser-Baer offers a wide range of solutions in synchronization, time distribution and time display.

Easy Engineering: What are the main areas of activity of the company?

Moser-Baer: The main areas of activity of the company are manufacturing and successful implementation of timeservers, time references and clocks. These products are used in various application fields. The best-known places of use are rail / public transportation, airports, health care, power utility and schools/universities. If you see such a clock in these buildings, there is a good chance that you will find one of our products. 

E.E: What’s the news about new products?

Moser-Baer: The further development of products is a fundamental factor in order to remain competent & competitive in the future. Our products must meet the market trend & latest technology. Recent developments include the introduction of a new GNSS security module for our high precise time server so-called “Grandmaster”. This is designed to prevent GNSS vulnerability to spoofing and jamming and thus avert the security of the systems against such threats. 

E.E: What are the ranges of products?

Moser-Baer: Our product range includes a variety of Master Clock, Timeserver, Grandmasters, analog clocks and digital clocks for indoor as well as outdoor installation. These are rounded off by our range of accessories and software solutions. Our clocks are available in various sizes and designs.

E.E: At what stage is the market where you are currently active?

Moser-Baer: The market for time management and synchronization technology is constantly growing and evolving. We are currently active in a global market, with customers in over 150 countries worldwide. We work closely with our partners and customers to understand their requirements and provide solutions that meet their needs.

E.E: What can you tell us about market trends?

Moser-Baer: Market trends for time management systems include increasing demand for precision and accuracy and the need for seamless integration with other technologies. There is also a growing focus on security. We are responding to these trends by offering solutions that provide accurate and reliable time systems and address the security aspects. 

E.E: What are the most innovative products marketed?

Moser-Baer: We are proud to offer a number of innovative products, including our advanced time servers and our self-setting product line for clock synchronization. Our solutions are designed to meet the highest standards of accuracy and reliability while offering flexibility and customization. We continue to invest in research and development to create innovative products that meet our customers’ needs.

E.E: What estimations do you have for 2023?

Moser-Baer: We are optimistic about our prospects for 2023 as we continue to invest in research and development and evolve. Our high-quality standards and support services will enable us to compete in the international market and delight our customers by delivering high-quality, innovative, and tailored solutions.