Since more than 70 years EBE sensors + motion is a reliable partner for OEM

EBE sensors + motion is the competence center for the development and production of innovative sensor systems, HMI components, mechatronic assemblies and electromagnetics. This is why first-class brand manufacturers choose EBE as their supplier and OEM partner. In particular, we support manufacturers from the sectors of appliances, industry and automation, mobility and medical engineering.

The intelligent combination of capacitive and inductive sensor technologies with electromotive or electromagnetic drives results in individual overall solutions. They excel by integration depth and performance. Morevoer, they always give the customer a competitive edge on the global market. High-quality switches and encoders, based on sensor technology or classically on electronics and mechanics, form a further segment in EBE’s product portfolio.

Development and Manufacturing from One Source - Made in Germany

As highest quality is our prime aspiration, the products from EBE are almost exclusively developed and manufactured at our own locations in Leinfelden-Echterdingen and Rednitzhembach. The plant in Tettnang assembles electronic PCBs. Not only products developed by EBE but also external customers profit from its flexible manufacturing services. Due to the close interlocking of electronics manufacturing competence and product development, economic solutions can be realized at the highest quality level.

In order to be able to constantly offer our customers this level of quality and innovation our roundabout 130 employees passionately devote themselves to the task of

  • Mastering new technological challenges
  • Integrating future-oriented environmental concerns
  • Shaping the changing work environment
  • Constantly optimizing technologies, products and services

Flexibility in engineering, Swabian inventive spirit and openness towards new ideas generate a creative performance potential. Pioneering spirit, inventiveness and persistence have coined the company’s history. This is our recipe for success enabling sustainable growth.

EBE sensors + motion offers to OEM

  • Innovative sensor technology, HMI components, actuator and mechatronics solutions
  • Quality and engineering competence
  • Customer proximity and commitment to customer projects
  • Continuity and reliability
  • Experience, the willingness to succeed and vision


This is where individual sensors for appliances, mobility, automation and health care are developed. View of development centre of EBE sensors + motion in Leinfelden-Echterdingen

At EBE sensors + motion sensor and actuator developments undergo comprehensive tests on in-house test benches. EBE has software packages for the recording and evaluation of vast amounts of measuring data in the context of sensor development

Both the PCB-assembly and the assembly of complete sensor technology modules takes place in-house at EBE. For each customer project a manufacturing concept including P-FMEA is developed. The manufacturing is subject to leading industry quality norms

Our plants meet the industry’s quality and compliance requirements. The locations of EBE sensors + motion are here:

  • Headquarters Leinfelden-Echterdingen
  • Plants Rednitzhembach and Tettnang


As an OEM partner of renowned manufacturers, EBE sensors + motion is active in the sectors industry, medical engineering, appliances and mobility on the European market. There is a contact person available for each region. We will be happy to assist you with:

  • Questions about our product portfolio
  • Frame orders and series productions
  • Services in the area of electronic manufacturing

EBE started in 1950. The beginning was marked by the development of measuring and test devices, in particular step switches. Rotary and linear solenoids followed. Today, EBE Elektro-Bau-Elemente GmbH is a major supplier of:

  • Individual sensor system projects
  • Demanding HMI solutions
  • Mechatronic assemblies and electromagnetics
  • Flexible EMS services

EBE sensors + motion understands quality assurance as a fundamental mindset. It determines each activity. Suppliers subscribing to this way of thinking are welcome to the supplier portal. Major topics for purchasing:

  • Plastics, cables, turning parts, milling parts
  • Electronics, electromechanics, PCBs
  • Semi-finished goods, DIN parts, stamped parts
  • Assemblies, mounting, finishing