About KIMO

About KIMO

Creative ideas and solutions for intelligent drive solutions

Our company

KIMO is a German company located in Erlangen. Being an expert in drive solutions KIMO develops manufactures and markets solutions for efficient control and conversion of electrical energy.

KIMO Products - places of useSince the establishment back in 1989 KIMO has been taking up the challenge of a demanding clientele with


Our philosophy

We stay focused on our customers and suppliers by very closely working together. With long term know-how and industrial expertise our engineers bring about superior solutions and support to projects and with an optimized company structure we are able to provide fast decisions and innovative and practical solutions.

Solution spectrum

We provide development and production of standard solutions as well as customization/OEM-solutions for industrial applications. Our flexible manufacturing from prototype to series production enables us to respond economically to our customer´s requirements, regardless to the branch and application.

Drive solutions from 0.25 up to 2000 kW and from 110 up to 690 V


KIMO Products•  (Regenerative) frequency inverters
•  Soft starters
•  Braking units
•  Braking choppers
•  Voltage controllers

Range of applications

Our products are working successfully in versatile applications: e.g. printing machines, wood processing machinery, centrifuges and winding drives, in mail and parcel distribution, tunnel ventilation systems, crane systems and hoisting drives, offshore drilling platforms and electroplating plants.


Headquartered in Erlangen, Germany, KIMO has sales partners in United Kingdom, Netherlands, Austria and Switzerland.


At KIMO great importance is given for reliability and quality from the very first idea till the after sale service. The company is certified in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001 and KTA1401 (for use in Nuclear power plants).

Network and Memberships

KIMO is part of a wide network and member of several associations. You can have a detailed overview here.

Social Engagement

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Promoting young talents – for many years KIMO has been supporting actively the “my eFuture”-initiative.

Further Engagement