About Us

Markland Specialty Engineering Limited was founded in 1967 by J.R. (Reg) Tansony, and was launched with his patented “Duckbill” Sampling System.  Since then, this Canadian company has continued to design and manufacture process control instrumentation for use in water and wastewater treatment, and industrial applications.

Markland has been honoured with awards for two of its instruments:

  • the Model 600 Sludge Depth Meter: Environmental Science & Engineering Magazine’s Award of Excellence – Equipment Category, as part of its National Environmental Awards Program, recognising Excellence in Environmental Design Facilities
  • the Model 10 Portable Sludge Level Detector – Sludge Gun®: Pollution Engineering Magazine’s 5-Star Award, for significant advancement in environmental control technology.

Markland continues to build upon those accomplishments, offering products that reduce costs to the customer and the environment, in fields as diverse as municipal wastewater treatment, manufacturing, mining and power generation, around the globe.

Today, Markland celebrates its history of producing reliable instruments and maintains its dedication to high quality customer service by providing factory-direct support and quick delivery.