KEB America Inc. (formerly dba KEBCO Inc.) is a wholly owned subsidiary of KEB Automation KG. KEB America is headquartered in Shakopee, MN, a suburb outside of Minneapolis. KEB America is responsible for supporting the North American market and has full design and manufacturing capabilities in its 86,000 sq. ft. facility.
KEB Automation was founded in 1972 by Karl Ernst Brinkmann. Starting with electromechanical products, KEB has since expanded to be a complete automation system provider. KEB has 5 global production sites, 9 subsidiaries and over 1,200 employees. Today, KEB products can be found in the most demanding applications across the world and are supported from their 40+ sales and service centers.
KEB China country headquarters and manufacturing are located in Shanghai. Additionally, there are sales locations in Beijing, Qingdao, Ningbo, and Shenzhen to serve the expanding Chinese market.
At the factory in Wellingborough customer-specific motion control solutions are developed with products from Barntrup and Schneeberg, Germany.
In 2007 KEB expanded service to reach potential clients in Russia and surrounding countries.