Best Watches for Engineers

Best Watches for Engineers

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4.7/5

Based on +10,000 customer reviews

Probably the best Scandinavian watch

I wanted a special memento of my favourite city, Copenhagen. This beautiful watch is exactly what Danish design is all about; beautiful, simplistic and modern. I look forward to many hyggelig moments with it.

Matthew Soucie, May 14 2020

Can definitely recommend buying from Nordgreen

Very pleased with my purchase - exactly what I was hoping it would be. Very quick delivery , well packaged. Would definitely recommend. Particularly like the scheme where part of the purchase price goes to an eco scheme.

Shelagh Williams, April 27 2020

I'm completely amazed

For some years now I have been looking for a quality watch that will last me a lifetime, like my grandparents' time. I finally found a brand with whom I identify.

Raquel Pereira, April 28 2020

'They made buying a watch easy'

Nordgreen offered a very professional service. They made buying a watch easy, pleasant, and efficient. I thought their website was well organized and informative. And I especially valued their socially conscious ethos. The watch was also delivered to me within 3 days!

Anonymous, Feb 7 2020

Excellent service, high quality products

Ordered on a Sunday, received on Tuesday which is phenomenal in the current circumstances. Love the watch, really classy

Chris Brown, May 27 2020

Amazing!

Quick delivery, watch looks great and love the CSR scheme to give back to the environment. 5 stars!

Ben Challenger, April 27 2020

Excellent customer service - went the extra mile

Excellent customer service - went the extra mile . Very happy with the watch - great to wear ! .

Anonymous, April 27 2020

Great design, fast

The watch is beautiful and it arrived in just a couple of days to the US from Copenhagen.

Paul D'Alto, May 28 2020

When simplicity is everything

A very nice watch with a beautiful simple design and not that expensive as well

Mohamed El Kerdany

A sustainable watch from a wonderful company!

The watch arrived within 3 days of ordering it. The company is fantastic at customer service and all email communication was easy and accessible.

June Young

Fantastic watch and service

Love the watch and the ethos. Excellent service, communication and delivery. Highly recommend!

Mark Carter

Beautiful Timepiece

I like the watch on my shirt. It is a nice watch to wear. Simplistic and beautiful at the same time. I value this purchase. Thank you.

Soham Trivedi

Thanks to engineers and their contributions to society, we can all live comfortably, knowing some skillful people take care of the technical problems. Talented engineers meet our specific needs through math knowledge and application of sciences, allowing us to live life with simplicity and ease.

Whatever field you are in, the best watch for an engineer is easy to find at a variety of different designs, styles, and price points.

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Native | White Dial - Brown Leather - 32mm / Silver
32mm 36mm 40mm
Native | White Dial - Brown Leather
$184.00
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Native | White Dial - Mesh - Silver
Swatch r
32mm 36mm 40mm
Native | White Dial - Silver
$194.00
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Native | White Dial - Mesh - Rose Gold
Swatch d
32mm 36mm 40mm
Native | White Dial - Rose Gold
$194.00
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Native | White Dial - Mesh - Gun Metal
Swatch l
32mm 36mm 40mm
Native | White Dial - Gun Metal
$210.00
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Native | White Dial - Mesh - Gold
Swatch d
32mm 36mm 40mm
Native | White Dial - Gold
$194.00
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Philosopher - Brown Leather - 36mm / Silver
36mm 40mm
Philosopher - Brown Leather
$209.00
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Native | White Dial - Black Leather - 32mm / Silver
32mm 36mm 40mm
Native | White Dial - Black Leather
$184.00
30% off
Philosopher - Mesh - Silver
Swatch r
36mm 40mm
Philosopher - Silver
$219.00
30% off
Philosopher - Mesh - Rose Gold
Swatch d
36mm 40mm
Philosopher - Rose Gold
$219.00
30% off
Philosopher - Mesh - Gun Metal
Swatch l
36mm 40mm
Philosopher - Gun Metal
$219.00
30% off
Philosopher - Mesh - Gold
Swatch d
36mm 40mm
Philosopher - Gold
$219.00

For the earth

Our commitment to earth first echoes the principles of Danish society, seeking to inspire positive change by giving back to the world. Wearing Nordgreen gives you the chance to donate to one of three global sustainability organisations via our Giving Back Program.

For form and function

Created by award-winning designer Jakob Wagner, our minimalist Danish designs honour form and function in equal measure, with each having a different story to tell. These are modern classics: watches designed for everyone, everywhere.

30% Off
Bestseller
Philosopher - Black Leather - 36mm / Silver
36mm 40mm
Philosopher - Black Leather
$209.00

For form and function

Created by award-winning designer Jakob Wagner, our minimalist Danish designs honour form and function in equal measure, with each having a different story to tell. These are modern classics: watches designed for everyone, everywhere.

30% off
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Infinity - Mesh - Silver
Swatch r
32mm
Infinity - Silver
$209.00
30% off
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Infinity - Mesh - Rose Gold
Swatch d
32mm
Infinity - Rose Gold
$209.00
30% off
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Infinity - Mesh - Gold
Swatch d
32mm
Infinity - Gold
$209.00
Native | Black Dial - Mesh - Gold
Swatch d
32mm 36mm 40mm
Native | Black Dial - Gold
$194.00

3 Best Watches for Engineers

Most engineering (in areas such as manufacturing, health and medicine, agriculture, aeronautics, and more) involves computations, for example. The calculator watches are some of the best watches for engineers to add to their collection. It allows you to make calculations easily aside from its core function of showing the time.

Other watches that we find suitable for engineers are the skillfully designed mechanical watches. These timepieces are made with tiny components that keep the device powered at all times for reliable performance. It also gives the accessory an air of sophistication and elegance.

Watches with light features also possess a clockwork mechanism that is showcased through a skeleton dial. Aside from the timekeeping option, mechanical engineers love it because of its elegant design.

Another option is titanium watches. The best titanium watches are suitable for any architect, builder, or engineer in the construction or medicine industry. These exquisite watches are made from high-quality materials, guaranteeing its durability.

Watches are more than accessories—and these timepieces have proven to be of great help for engineers in every field.

Whether you have graduated as a mechanical engineer, are shopping for a friend, or you’re looking for a gift for a dear colleague, these types of watches can be an excellent choice. It will be appreciated by anyone who recognizes the elegance and precision of a high-quality timepiece.

The Features of a Good Quality Watch for Engineers

When it comes to choosing watches, everyone has different tastes, style preferences, and design expectations. It is difficult to pinpoint one particular model that will be suitable for every type of engineer in every industry, but there are some signs of quality watches that can help you make the right choice.

A great option is a stainless-steel watch, for example.

Titanium watches are some of the best watches for engineers, but this material is more expensive. The weight of the watch is also a sign of quality since it shows the robust nature of the material employed.

Quartz watches are durable, sturdy, and affordable, too. These watches are perfect for anyone looking for a good-quality wrist piece under $200. Quartz watches are also known to be the most accurate watches. 

Water-resistance is another characteristic associated with quality watches. Engineers will agree that nothing is more damaging to a wristwatch than water. The same applies to movements and materials, so waterproofing has varying degrees that you may want to consider.

Besides these features, an excellent watch for engineers should have a modern aesthetic. The design is the difference between an affordable and cheap watch. It is best to choose an item that is beautifully finished and feels comfortable on the wrist—an attractive and compelling composition is all in the details.

Find the Perfect Match

Whether you prefer titanium watches, scratch-resistant watches, or waterproof watches, you can find the perfect timepiece to match your needs. Consider the material, design, and movement of the watch (mechanical or Quartz), and you will easily find a sophisticated wristwatch with a distinctive edge.

An engineer’s job is challenging, and professionals look for durable watches that can take a beating while delivering unparalleled precision. Sharp in timekeeping and sharp in design, the best watches for engineers cater to time precision and style.

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Giving Back Program
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