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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 con-trol and conversion of electrical energy.


•  (Regenerative) frequency inverters
•  Soft starters
•  Braking units
•  Braking choppers
•  Voltage controllers
Since 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.

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. In 2011 a sales office was established in Bengaluru South India.

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.


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).
Drive solutions from 0.25 up to 2000 kW and from 110 up to 690 V
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KIMO Industrial Electronics GmbH
Am Weichselgarten 19, 91058 Erlangen, Germany
Tel.:+49 9131-6069-0  Fax.:+49 9131-6069-35
© 2003- 2019 KIMO Industrial Electronics GmbH, www.kimo.de

New Kid in Town:

The new LEKTROMIK DS1 is forthcoming - a combined soft-start and braking device!
Microprocessor controlled.
Fully controlled - ideal for IE3 motors.
High braking torque.
Integrated standstill detection.
Compact design.
Up to 15 kW rated motor power.
Suitable e.g. for woodworking machines.

Available 3rd quarter of 2019.

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(only german yet)

MINT - Promoting Young Talents
Also in 2019 KIMO supports a visit of pupils from the Kaiser-Heinrich-High School in Bamberg to the Hannover International fair. The students will participate in a guided tour through the exhibition, organized by the my-eFuture-initiative, and they will experience hands-on technology. Our special thanks goes to the enablers of the ZVEI and the my-eFuture-initiative!