Watches for Engineers

Watches for Engineers

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Based on +20,000 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

Watch is exactly as advertised.

Very quick service and speedy delivery. Beautiful quality watch at good price,very easy to change bands.¨

Steven Chee, 14/02/2021

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


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

Ben Challenger, April 27 2020

Great service

We were really satisfied with our experence with Nordgreen! The product was great and the customer service was always very helpfull. Will definitely order again from them!

Anonymous, 28/01/2021

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

The ordering and processing of my order was very smooth and my order arrived in 3 days! I had made an error on entering the address and had contacted Nordgreen right away. They were able to change the address at the warehouse and sent me a confirmation which took away the anxiety.

Cynthia Lau, 28/01/2021

After seeing my not so positive online review about their lack of response to my issues with my previous watch the Nordgreen team were quick to suggest a replacement and organise delivery

Anonymous, 31/01/2021

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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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.

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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By planting 1000's of trees we have offset our carbon emissions generated by our office here in Copenhagen. Equally, each of our global shipments have been offset, including your Nordgreen order.
Sustainable Packaging
All our packaging is FSC certified. The cardboard paper in our packaging comes from responsibly managed forests. The felt insides of the box are formed using up-cycled plastic bottles.
Giving Back Program
Our Giving Back Program upholds our Nordic and Danish values of health, education, and environment, and in doing so, establishes partnerships with relatable charitable organizations around the globe.
Responsible Manufacturing
By partnering with Danish partners abroad we ensure that our overseas production facilities adhere to the highest standards while following Danish labor practices.

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