Techné instruments launches the Harrier carbon series, designed for air traffic controllers.

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September 1st, 2016. Techné Instruments is officially launching the Harrier carbon series, a 41 mm watch designed for air traffic controllers.After issuing a limited edition for professionals of the French Anti-Gang brigades in 2015, Techné dedicated a year to develop a sturdy watch that help air traffic controllers keep track of Coordinated Universal Time.Air traffic […]

Feature Review by Zach Weiss in About Time Magazine

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Isochron Media LLC published a 2013 review of the Harrier collection by Zach Weiss in AboutTime, a magazine that garners a younger readership while simultaneously delivering to the more budgeted collectors out there in every age group. The byline for AboutTime is “function and fashion for the wrist.” “So, if you are in the market […]

Techné Limited Edition for French Anti-Gang Police

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In 2014, Techné was contacted by the social club of the French Brigades of Research and Intervention (BRI) to produce a limited edition of 29 watches. In Summer 2015, the civilian version of this timepiece will be released to the public. Often called called «Anti-Gang», the Brigades of Recherche and Intervention is the only elite […]

Crowdfunding of Swiss Concept Techné Watch

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After successfully crowfunding a diving watch in 2011 and a chronograph in 2014, VANTGARD Ltd. opened pre-orders on a dual-time Swiss Concept field watch. Overseeing development of the brand Techné, Swiss studio VANTGARD Ltd. hoped to bring this unique, three-year battery, Swiss Concept watch to production through crowdfunding. The timepiece was designed to combine great […]

Feature Article in AboutTime Magazine

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At the 2014 world fair in Basel, Switzerland, Editor-in-Chief of AboutTime magazine Gary Girdvainis met with Techné’s founder. Here is what he had to say about the brand: «After just a brief moment with the founder, Francis Jacquerye, I was impressed not only by the design and value argument of cost VS. quality in his […]