switchgear manufacturing

after 1948

Solenoid manufacturing

about 1955

locksmith's workshop

after 1948

Development from skilled craftsman's business into a medium-sized industrial company


1928: Foundation of Alfred Kuhse repair workshop for electric motors

1938: Start of production of switchboards

1948: Development and production of DC-solenoids

1953: Development of the first fully automatic control unit for emergency gensets

1968: The first control with electronic components was available.

1979: Delivery of first turbine control

1981: Manufacturing of control systems for CHPs.

1995: Certification according to quality standard ISO-9000

1996: Delivery of control technology for diesel and gas operated power plants

2000: Entry into the retrofit market for modernization of existing plants

2010: Market entry for smart-grid-components with Kuhse network gateway KNG

2013: Company was taken over by Managing Director Dr. Burghard Herrmann

2016: Presentation of innovative components Automatic Transfer switch K-ATS as well as Kuhse Gateway Module KGM