Since the company was founded, numerous milestones have marked the development of our expertise and our quality standards in the field of control, measurement and regulation technology.


2018 Use of new visualization software


2016 Use of Beckhoff TwinCAT 3


2011 Use of EtherCat as I/O bus system


2008 Solution Partner of Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG


2002 System partner of Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG


2000 Certification of the quality management system according to ISO 9001 standard


1999 Use of PC-based control systems (Soft PLC)


1995 Use of I/O bus systems


1992 Use of PC-based visualization systems


1988 Spin-off of the in-house CAD system and foundation as independent company KiDraw, followed by change of ownership at Kirchhofer AG


1982 Use of visualization systems and PLC networks


1981 Development of our own CAD system


1977 Expansion of the company divisions and relocation to the Möriken site


1975 Expansion by an own switchgear cabinet manufacture


1972 Use of SPS controls


1971 Founding of Kirchhofer AG for control, measuring and regulating systems