Complete product lifecycle – free choice of entry points

As a leading powerhouse for high-value electronics, we offer our customers seamless support throughout the entire product lifecycle from development and rapid prototyping to serial production and after-sales service. And our customers are able to start the collaboration at any point they choose. With our superior electronics and software expertise, we enable integrated product and system solutions.

Here, we concentrate on industries and customers that are looking for close technical collaboration on complex projects.

Our size allows us extensive access to global supply chains and our expansion makes us a reliable partner with long-term availability. At the same time, our structures and our roots in the SME field ensure that projects receive the right degree of focus, regardless of size or complexity.

Under the umbrella brand KATEK, we also concentrate on key topics such as:

Energy: we supply to customers throughout the world under the product brand Steca, taking another step toward future technology in residential buildings as an innovative OEM and ODM partner for photovoltaics, fuel cells and battery storage.

Miniaturisation & time to market: when it comes to time-critical market launch of complex electronic solutions, beflex is the contact you need. Our specialist team supports you at every stage – development, prototyping, market launch.

Ageing society: smart health is becoming more relevant all the time and has revolutionised many areas, including prevention, examinations, nursing and care. Home emergency call devices from the TeleAlarm brand help people in need of care to lead independent lives.

E-mobility: the eSystems team loves technology, and its software and hardware solutions are already shaping the mobility of tomorrow and intelligent charging in the smart home today.

Steca – the specialist in power electronics

At our sites in Memmingen and Saedinenie (BG), we produce product lines under the Steca brand. Here, we make a contribution to the global energy transition with innovative, progressive high-end power electronics for grid inverters and energy storage systems, and control technology for photovoltaic systems and fuel cell systems. The brand’s extensive product portfolio includes solar and heating controllers, freshwater controllers, software solutions, inverters and battery charging systems. Steca – A KATEK Brand is one of the pioneers in Germany’s renewable energy industry, with a wealth of production and engineering expertise.

beflex – excellence in electronic prototyping

The dynamism of current research and development calls for reliable, innovative partners in electronics. New medical devices have to be extensively validated and certified, but dynamic market requirements mean the time-to-market has to be shortened. Thanks to the particularly close collaboration between manufacturer developers and beflex – A KATEK Brand during the development process, even complex and fast-moving products are market-ready in good time. beflex guarantees both rapid prototyping and design expertise for the smallest and most complex electronic structures and assemblies (miniaturisation), such as circuit boards with 40 components for the head of an endoscope just 3 mm wide. beflex is also active in all major electronics industries, making us a true sparring partner in a time of increasingly overlapping industries.

TeleAlarm – electronics for independent living

TeleAlarm – A KATEK Brand is one of the market leaders in hardware and software solutions in the digitalisation of healthcare and nursing, helping the elderly and people with physical disabilities to lead an independent life in a familiar environment. Home emergency call devices allow them to stay in their own home and still be able to call for help if required. Wireless motion detectors, fall sensors and wireless smoke detectors ensure even greater safety. Nurse call devices support relatives and care staff in everyday life, while cloud services simplify work processes for nursing staff.

eSystems – mobility pioneer

Under the brand name eSystems – A KATEK Brand, as a certified automotive supplier we develop innovative, future-oriented concepts, such as intelligent AC wall boxes and chargers and contiguous control devices that translate the language of modern electric vehicles into the language of modern smart homes. We support prestigious high-end customers from the automotive industry with services from interconnected technology fields: e-mobility, smart homes, energy management and automotive ECUs. A combination of an innovative start-up mentality with a solid base that comes from years of experience allows the eSystems team to play a pioneering role in the dynamic e-mobility sector.

Latest news

23. December 2022

Study – Part 3: How the automotive industry was affected in 2022 – and how it is positioning itself for the future

KATEK SE, together with market research institute Dynata, asked 42 companies and electronics manufacturing service providers (EMS) from the automotive industry about the impact of the crises on their sector.
With almost 100 years of history, the Leipzig branch is one of the most experienced electronics service providers in the KATEK Group. Together with the Panevėžys (LT) site, the Leipzig location develops and manufactures electronics solutions, provides inspection and testing services and manufactures plastic parts. With its innovative electronics assemblies, KATEK Leipzig shapes trends in fields such as digitalisation, automation and networking.
In our branch in Memmingen, Bavaria, we work with innovation, experience and know-how on high-quality solutions for everything to do with power electronics. From here, as well as from Düsseldorf and from Saedinenie (BG), we deliver to customers all over the world. With our advanced Steca product line, we make an active contribution to the energy transition with high-performance solar electronics. The product range includes controllers for solar thermal systems, power electronics for photovoltaics and innovative storage inverters for efficient storage of solar energy.
With its locations in Grassau, Horni Sucha (CZ) and Gyor (HU), KATEK Grassau offers a wide range of services from hardware / software and mechanical engineering, layouts to highly automated high-volume series for various industries. Best-in-class test concepts developed in-house accompany the entire production process and guarantee compliance with our zero-defect philosophy. As a technology leader for state-of-the-art electronics, we ‘re certified according to the most important industry-specific certifications – be it for medical technology or for the automotive industry. In addition, we enable solutions for customers who are rethinking the connected factory of the future – be it in sensor technology, measurement and control technology or asset tracking.
At our location in Mauerstetten, everything revolves around embedded systems. As an electronics service provider, we cover the entire lifecycle of electronics assemblies. Our range of services extends from development to materials and project management, production, testing technology and logistics. Our traceability system ensures end-to-end traceability of assemblies – and guaranteed quality along the entire value chain. Even after production, we continue to serve you, offering both logistics and after-sales services.
Welcome to our Canadian production facility, where innovation meets efficiency. Our expertise covers the entire lifecycle of electronic assemblies, from pioneering Design for Velocity (DFV) to achieving operational excellence and embracing Reshoring solutions. Our commitment to eliminating waste, reducing costs, ensuring quality, and offering a holistic view of enterprise operations makes us your trusted partner in electronic assembly excellence in Canada.