Trade fair dates

Wöhner presents it's products and technologies at international trade fairs. You can find the upcoming trade fair dates here. more


Wöhner at ‘’Woche der Umwelt‘’ in Berlin

On 4 and 5 June, Wöhner took part in the " Woche der Umwelt"  in the park of Bellevue Palace in Berlin. The event, organised by Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and the German Federal Environmental Foundation, brought together experts and interested parties to discuss environmental protection issues and the energy transition in forums and exhibitions. more


Wöhner receives political and business leaders at Hannover Messe

Climate-friendly energy generation and a reliable, affordable energy supply are essential for Germany as a business location. Against this backdrop, Wöhner discussed opportunities and challenges with high-calibre representatives from politics and business. more


CrossBoard 800 A: The next generation of busbar systems

The CrossBoard from Wöhner has established and proven itself as a modular and open basic system since its market launch. Now the company is presenting a decisive upgrade – and is pushing the limit from 160 amps to 800 amps rated current: the new standard for the industry. more



Wöhner at the Hannover Messe with solutions for sustainable energy supply

Under the motto "Energising a Sustainable Industry", the Hannover Messe, the world's leading event of its kind, will attract numerous visitors from 22 to 26 April. Our Highlight products and cooperation projects for the success of the energy transition take centre stage at the trade fair. more



Wöhner among the best German industrial companies

With "Best of German Industry", the ZEIT publishing group, Studio ZX and Deutsche Standards recognise industrial companies that stand for growth, resilience, creativity, innovative strength and sustainable products and thus secure Germany's prosperity and economic importance. We are proud to be among these companies. more


View of Wöhner in India

In this interview, Heinrich Münch, Key Account Manager and Business Head Middle East & India, describes the current developments in the Indian market, the core portfolio for our Indian customers and the local cultural characteristics. more


CEO Update

2023 - an eventful year full of unique experiences, but also some challenges, is coming to an end. In the CEO Update, Philipp Steinberger looks back on 2023 and gives an outlook for the coming year 2024. more


Innovations for greater energy and resource efficiency at SPS 2023

At Smart Production Solutions (SPS), Wöhner will present future-oriented products and solutions for greater energy and resource efficiency in control cabinets. The trade fair for intelligent automation will take place in Nuremberg from the 14th to the 16th November 2023. more


Efficient energy distribution leads to a successful energy transition

The energy transition is one of the greatest challenges of our time. With technical solutions that specifically contribute to this goal, Wöhner is making an important contribution to the success of the sustainable transformation. more


The control cabinet of the future: safe, efficient & intelligent

The range of requirements is becoming more and more comprehensive: it is important to generate energy as cleanly as possible, to act independently, to rely on renewable sources and to make distribution efficient and thus sustainable. more


Design-In at Wöhner: Get individual component planning

The design of a space-saving and modern switchgear takes time. In addition to the time factor, cost-effectiveness and efficiency also play a role. A professional compilation and expert support in the planning phase are therefore worth a lot. more


Shaping forward-looking solutions with courage

For two days, the ZVEI Annual Congress focused on the opportunities of electrification, digitalisation, AI and future technologies in exciting lectures and discussions. Wöhner CEO Philipp Steinberger also discussed how Manufacturing-X, DC technology and AI can drive the energy transition forward during a panel discussion. more


Webshop from Wöhner with a whole range of new possibilities

Wöhner makes direct ordering even easier: Customers can now order products and solutions around the clock in the webshop. more


Wöhner & Future Systems with forward-looking solutions at automatica

Wöhner will be presenting its service portfolio at automatica in Munich from 27 to 30 June 2023.The family-owned company will be presenting itself with its sister company Future Systems, which develops future-oriented electronic systems as a full-service provider and drives forward the topics of digitisation and energy transition for Wöhner and other partners. more


Double excellence: Wöhner honoured with two German Brand Awards

Wöhner was honoured twice as winner at the German Brand Award 2023. The brochure for the electronic motor starter MOTUS C14 and the website of the sister company Future Systems were presented with awards. more


Wöhner CEO Philipp Steinberger becomes a member of the ZVEI Board of Directors

Philipp Steinberger, CEO of Wöhner, has been elected to the full board of the German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association (ZVEI). As a provider of innovative solutions in the field of electrical engineering, Wöhner has played a decisive role in shaping the industry for over 90 years. more


Wöhner honoured with two German Innovation Awards

Wöhner was awarded the prestigious German Innovation Award 2023 – and that not once but twice. The jury honoured the electronic measurement technology module CrossMT with a "Gold" award in the category "W2 Excellence in Business to Business – Electronic Technologies". The electronic motor starter MOTUS C14 received a "Winner" award in the same category. more


CEO Update

5 days of trade fair, more than 400 customer meetings and 55 active employees as well as representatives at our booth: The past few weeks were all dedicated to Hannover Messe. And we had the pleasure of two particularly distinguished visitors. more


Interview with Peter Kooke and Stefan Stigborg about Onninen Hockey 2023

Wöhner and the Finnish company Onninen are long-standing cooperation partners in the Nordic countries. Onninen primarily supplies wholesalers and installers and offers a comprehensive range of electrotechnical solutions. In this interview, Stefan Stigborg and Peter Kooke explain the partners' strategy for the Nordic market – and what it all has to do with ice hockey. more


"The design of a product must reflect the soul of the company"

On today's "World Design Day", Jürgen Schmid, machine designer and co-responsible for corporate industrial design at Wöhner, gives an exciting insight into the world of industrial design and explains the challenges he faced during the design development of the MOTUS®C14. more


CEO Philipp Steinberger in an interview with iTV Coburg

Energy transition, sustainability and digitisation were the top topics at the Hannover Messe, which took place from 17 to 21 April in Hannover. In an interview with iTV Coburg, Philipp Steinberger, CEO of Wöhner, talked about these urgent topics, among others, and explained how Wöhner is helping to drive the energy transition with its climate-friendly solutions for energy distribution and use. more


Interview with Holger Schulte about the cooperation with ZVEI

Holger Schulte is not only Manager Corporate Technology, but also member of the board of the ZVEI Automation Section, the central association of the electrical industry in Germany. In this interview Holger Schulte explains what the ZVEI ShowCase is all about – and how the association and member companies want to cope with the current demands together. more


Federal Chancellor Scholz visits Wöhner at Hannover Messe

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz visited the booth of Wöhner as part of his tour at Hannover Messe. He was told how the products of the family-owned company from Rödental in Upper Franconia, Germany, increase efficiency in energy distribution and thus play a decisive role in the energy transition. more


Wöhner with innovative Value Added Services at Hannover Messe

At Hannover Messe, Wöhner will not only be presenting products and solutions, but with 'Value Added Services' a new offer range. The extension of the portfolio ranges from new performance features for existing components in the form of feature upgrades to the option of individual control cabinet planning and various services. more


Control cabinet innovations for more efficiency and sustainability

Hannover Messe, the world's leading trade fair for industry, starts on 17 April 2023. Under this year's motto "Industrial Transformation – Making the Difference", it will focus on resource-saving, climate-neutral and resilient production. In this spirit, Wöhner will also be presenting itself. more


Interview with Peter Spiel about the product highlights at HANNOVER MESSE 2023

Hannover Messe is just around the corner. This year's central motto is sustainability, another one is digitalisation. How do products from Wöhner fit into this motto? We asked Peter Spiel, Vice President Products at Wöhner, about the highlights in Hanover and their sustainability potential. more


Interview with Philipp Steinberger on the key topics of HANNOVER MESSE 2023

As an international industrial trade fair, Hannover Messe showcases innovations that drive sustainability and digitisation and thus pave the way for the industry of the future. Wöhner leads the way and appreciates the central platform to present pioneering solutions made in Germany. more


Interview with Igor Magugliani about the importance of fairs for Wöhner

Only a few weeks to go until HANNOVER MESSE, the first trade fair for Wöhner this year, starts. Together with Igor Magugliani, Vice President for Global Sales at Wöhner, we take a look at HANNOVER MESSE, the importance of trade fairs and our expectations. more


CrossMT receives Schaltschrankbau Innovation Award 2023

The electronic measuring technology module CrossMT from Wöhner received the Schaltschrankbau Innovation Award 2023 as a product with outstanding innovative potential. The award honours special hardware and software solutions that give decisive impetus to German switchgear construction and underline its international competitiveness. more


Interview with Philipp Steinberger in WirtschaftsWoche's "Unternehmergeist"

In the special publication "Unternehmergeist" by the German business magazine WirtschaftsWoche, CEO Philipp Steinberger shows how sustainability and innovation are practised at Wöhner. more


CEO Philipp Steinberger interviewed by KEM Konstruktion

In an interview with the journal KEM Konstruktion, CEO Philipp Steinberger gives an overview of the contribution our busbar systems can make to bringing structure and efficiency to the control cabinet. more


Hat-trick at the German Design Award 2023: Wöhner receives three awards

Wöhner received three awards at the German Design Award 2023. The company is a "Winner" in the category "Excellent Product Design - Industry", received a "Special Mention" in the category "Excellent Communications Design - Editorial" and an additional "Special Mention" in the category "Excellent Communications Design - Web". more



CEO update

2022 was a year that once again called for dedicated collaboration and partnership. more


Wöhner represented among Germany's top family-owned businesses

Wöhner was recognized by the advisory board of "Aus Bester Familie" as one of the hundred most important family-owned companies in Germany. The advisory board consists of family entrepreneurs and experts from the network of the publishers Dr. Florian Langenscheidt and Prof. Dr. Peter May as well as the ZEIT publishing group. more


Digitalisation at Wöhner means expansion of innovation leadership

In Germany, there is a loud call for "digitalisation" as the answer to many challenges in the industry and in companies. While this is, in most cases, based on basic concepts that are diffuse and vague, Wöhner is already several steps ahead. more


Design-In at Wöhner: Get individual component planning now

The design of space-saving and modern switchgear is a time factor. Since a professional composition has a positive impact on profitability and efficiency, professional support in the planning phase is worth a lot. more


Solutions for industrial automation at SPS 2022

At SPS, Wöhner will present forward-looking products and services for the digitalised industrial world. The trade fair for intelligent automation will take place in Nuremberg from 8 to 10 November 2022. The focus of SPS is on the entire spectrum of automation, from simple sensors to complete, intelligent solutions. This year, the motto of the trade fair is "Bringing Automation to Life". more


Wöhner presents new measuring and monitoring modules for the control cabinet

With new monitoring modules, Wöhner is expanding its portfolio to cover all tasks of measurement technology: measuring, analysing, visualising, communicating and responding. The new modules for comprehensive monitoring of the control cabinet allow complete control of the corresponding system. more


Wöhner presents innovative solutions at Light + Building 2022

At Light + Building from 2 to 6 October in Frankfurt am Main, Wöhner will be presenting a portfolio of future-oriented products, solutions and services for building technology. Matching the motto of the leading trade fair, "Breaking New Ground", the company is once again focusing on innovation for intelligent energy management. more


Wöhner celebrates Premiere at IMTS 2022 in Chicago

Wöhner is exhibiting at IMTS in Chicago, USA – one of the world's leading trade shows for manufacturing technology – for the first time in the company's long history. more


New fully automated warehouse in Rödental

Wöhner sets the course for further growth of with intelligent automation. The new construction of a high-bay warehouse and automated small parts warehouse in Rödental will also be flanked by further automation measures. more


Wöhner wins three awards at the German Brand Award 2022

Wöhner receives three awards at the German Brand Award 2022. The communication for the digital product launch of the MOTUS®C14 electronic motor starter was named "Winner" in the categories "Brand Innovation and Business Model" and "Brand Innovation of the Year". The product design of the MOTUS®C14 was awarded a "Special Mention". more


Innovations for the control cabinet: Wöhner at the Hannover Messe

From May 30 to June 2, Wöhner will once again be presenting its portfolio "live" at the Hannover Messe and will be bringing numerous new features and innovations that help to increase efficiency and order in the control cabinet. more


Innovation in times of great challenges: Resolutely breaking new ground

Even in times of great challenges, innovations are firmly part of Wöhner's DNA, but unlike before: Philipp Steinberger, CEO of Wöhner, reports in an interview why business processes in particular must be more in the focus of innovation and how this can prove itself for customers in the future. more


Order from Wöhner – now digitally in the webshop

The suitable Wöhner products around the clock – also with the individual products and article numbers as well as the agreed individual prices – no problem thanks to the webshop. In the interview, Thomas Forkel and Bernd Jäger describe what is so special about the webshop and what advantages it offers our customers. more


Measures to secure our ability to deliver

The effects of the Corona pandemic and Russia's war against Ukraine are still massively noticeable within the global supply chains. In order to meet the needs of our customers in the best possible way and to solve delivery problems as quickly as possible, we are in the closest possible exchange with our suppliers and service providers and are taking further measures to secure our ability to deliver. more


Switch from DEL quotation to LME quotation

As of Wednesday, March 1st, 2022, we will use a new basis for the calculation of the copper surcharges. The DEL quotation previously used for the calculation of the metal surcharges will be replaced by the LME quotation converted to the current euro exchange rate plus a correction factor of currently 1.015. more


Wöhner honoured as Brand of the Century

Wöhner is now one of the "Brands of the Century" and thus shapes the product category "busbar system technology". At a festive award ceremony held yesterday in Berlin, Dr. Florian Langenscheidt presented Wöhner with the brand trophy. more



At the start of the new year, the topic of Corona is once again dominating the media. In addition, supply chain bottlenecks and production process constraints will continue to play a central role in 2022. To ensure delivery capability, Wöhner we will launch a Customer Care initiative. more



Wöhner shows innovations as well as product highlights

After cancellation of SPS: Wöhner shows innovations as well as product highlights and gives an insight into production on its digital platforms. more


Wöhner awarded with two Special Mention within the German Design Award 2022

Wöhner was awarded a Special Mention in each of the categories Communication Design and Product Design within the German Design Award 2022 for the product launch campaign as well as the product design of the electronic motor starter MOTUS®C14. more

November 2021

Wöhner cancels attendance on site at SPS

Wöhner has decided not to be present on site in Nuremberg at the SPS in view of the development and worsening of the pandemic situation. The industrial trade fair in Nuremberg is scheduled for Nov. 23-25, 2021. more


Politicians visit Wöhner

Bavarian Minister President Markus Söder and the Minister of Economics Hubert Aiwanger visit Wöhner and Future Systems. more


Powerful switch-disconnectors and changeover switches round of the CAPUS®Panel product range

Load switch series are produced at Wöhner’s subsidiary in
Brazil – extensive accessories and expanded range of applications more


Interview with Thais Schleiffer, General Manager at Wöhner Brazil

Looking beyond the horizon: Why the location in Brazil is particularly suitable for production, the importance of the Competence Center and why users are opting for the new CAPUS ® product family. You can read about this and other exciting insights here


Wöhner included in the circle of "major German brands"

Wöhner, a leading solution provider in the field of power distribution, control technology and renewable energies, has been honored by the German Design Council as part of the publication series "The Major German Brands". more


Update on the current market situation

The current situation on the procurement markets remains tense, which continues to present us with new challenges. Together, we have already achieved a lot and we will continue to push ahead with all measures to improve our supply capability. to CEO letter


Wöhner at the Hannover Messe 2021 Digital Edition

On the occasion of the digital Hannover Messe from April 12 to 16, 2021, Wöhner is presenting itself in an exciting way. The highlight will be the livestream "Wöhner – The Next Level" on April 12, in which CEO Philipp Steinberger will not only present current products, but also discuss the most relevant topics and trends. more


MOTUS®C14 wins SCHALTSCHRANKBAU Innovation Award 2021

The new electronic motor starter MOTUS®C14 from Wöhner has been recognised as an outstanding innovation by Innovation Award 2021. The award is appreciated by trade magazine SCHALTSCHRANKBAU for hardware and software solutions that are particularly innovative.



Applications with products for low rated currents in the 185Power system

With the new base-system adapter, innovative solutions can be created in combination with the 185Power busbar system that were not previously possible.CrossBoard® products for applications with low rated currents can be easily contacted to the basic system adapter via the CrossLink® interface. more


The ServiceTool for the MOTUS®C14

The ServiceTool for the MOTUS®C14 electronic motor starter provides you to set parameters for commissioning, retrieval error messages and real-time data during operation and import updates to update the device software. You can register to download the ServiceTool. to registration

2020 and older


Wöhner presents MOTUS®C14

With the motor starters of the MOTUS®C14 series from Wöhner, short circuits become less scary: Extremely fast switch off times in case of a short circuit, less space requirement and comprehensive functions for communication, diagnostics and data logging are among the key features of the MOTUS®C14 from Wöhner more


Just launched – MOTUS®C14

Experience the new dimension of motor starters and learn more about the C14-Technology, which delivers extremely fast short-circuit handling and ensures that the motor starter is intrinsically safe and can be restarted after a short circuit has been eliminated. motus-c14.com


Speed-Date with the future

Experience the world premiere of our revolutionary electronic motor starter MOTUS®C14.

Don't miss the digital launch event on 24.11.2020 at 3pm (CET). Register now:



Information Covid-19

For the first time in a digitalized and globally connected world, humanity is experiencing how a pandemic confronts us all with unexpected risks, fears and limitations. more


EQUES®185Power. Base-system adapter CrossBoard® QUADRON®185Power - 4 in one NH fuse-switch-disconnector size 000

In order to be able to use products from the CrossBoard® product range in the 185Power system, Wöhner offers a new adaptation platform for a variety of products, as well as a complete assembly with 4 NH fuse switch-disconnectors. more


New arrivals!

The CrossBoard® system’s world is supplemented by a further product – the new MOTUS®CrossBoard IO-Link. The IO-Link interface opens further possibilities of intelligent integration of MOTUS® products in machines and control systems.



Transformers inside 185Power

Integration without additional space. Our new current transformers for 185Power system.



Discover Broome10®. The new power supply from Wöhner

With BROOME10®, Wöhner developed for the first time for Automation and Control systems a 24Vdc power supply for direct contact on the CrossBoard®. more


CrossBoard®: The global basic system

The new CrossBoard® is the modular system solution with which safe power distribution up to 125A can be quickly and easily realised, especially in machine and plant engineering. more


OMUS®. The heat is on.

Discover the new electronic hybrid switch for resistive loads at the SPS/IPC/Drives in Nuremberg.
24.–26. November 2015, Hall 9, Stand 330 more


The new standard IEC/EN 61439

IEC/EN 61439 is the new standard for the construction, application, characteristics and verification of switchgear and controlgear assemblies and became valid exclusively from 1 November 2014. more


185Power – The 185mm-based system solution

Since its launch in 2014, based on 185mm busbar technology, Wöhner has continued to develope new connection and fuse switch disconnectors technology for the System 185Power. more


EQUES® universal adapter, 22.5mm wide

These new universal adapters have integrated fuses to protect various DIN rail mounted components, like measuring and monitoring relays, that can be mounted directly to the adapter. more


EQUES®60Classic for Siemens S2 Motor Starter

A special designed EQUES®60Classic adapter has also been devised for the new Siemens S2 Motor Starter. more


Busbar adapter for Siemens 3VA1 AND 3VA2

has developed an EQUES® busbar adapter for the new series of Siemens 3VA1 circuit breakers up to 160A in the System 30Compact range. more


MOTUS® Less is more.

Small drives and motors with a power output of up to 4kW are frequently used in control technology and machine design. more


60mm-System: Busbar system

Around the world, more and more mechanical and plant engineering companies are relying on 60mm busbar system technology from Wöhner. more

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