The History of EBE Elektro-Bau-Elemente GmbH
The beginning was marked by the development of measuring and testing devices, in particular of step switches followed by rotary and linear solenoids Today, EBE Elektro-Bau-Element GmbH is a major supplier of sensor technology and mechatronics. The open-minded, sustainable and owner-managed company has devoted itself to new technologies and applications for decades. A number of innovations shaped the company history.
Foundation of EBE Elektro-Bau-Elemente GmbH Development of measuring and test devices, e.g. step switches
Start of production of rotary and linear magnets
Sale of EBE to Lucas England
Management buyout by the former managing partner Horst König
New line of business input systems
Takeover of switch production of company ERNI
Takeover of switch and control technology of company SEL Alcatel
Foundation of ENDER Electronic GmbH in Friedrichshafen within an asset deal with the Ender Gerätebau GmbH
Based on Indutec-technology EBE creates a new generation of sensor systems such as angle sensor, distance sensor or pressure sensor.
EBE fully integrates the former Ender Electronic GmbH into the company.
First door opening module with sensor technology
Purchase of company building in Sielminger Straße 63, Leinfelden-Echterdingen, district Stetten
Relocation to new building in Sielminger Straße 63, Leinfelden-Echterdingen
Start series production of level sensors with Capatec-technology
Development of a modular door lock with integrated opening module
First series production of wastewater level sensor with CorTec-technology