5100 Valley Industrial Blvd. South
Shakopee, MN 55379
Automation and control
KEB offers a family of control products designed to work with a variety of communication methods and protocols. The goal of our C6 line is to bring modern automation to installations of all sizes in nearly any industry. Each product in the catalog can support a wide range of communication protocols and integrate with third-party components.The C6 Automation Products Line includes HMI, logic controllers and embedded control, routers, IPCs, and IO. COMBIVIS Software from KEB helps bridge the gap between human and machine with tools for HMI design, remote connection, safety configuration, project management, and other functions.
Variable Frequency Drives from KEB America can be configured to fit many types of applications. The F5 is an extremely versatile VFD designed to fit into a global market. It is available up to 1,200hp and offers configurable safety options, heatsinks, encoder interfaces, and communication ports. The new T6 Auxiliary Inverter – now available in North America – is KEB’s newest development. Designed for commercial electric vehicles, the T6 is positioned to be key element in modern transportation. KEB also offers servo drives, multi-axis drives, and open-loop drives, as well as line regen units.
Motors and gears
KEB offers AC and servo motors with or without integrated gearing. High-efficiency gearmotors in a range of sizes and configurations are available for reliable machine performance. Brakes and encoders can be added to fit the installation as needed, and the customer can select helical bevel, inline, worm, or parallel offset, or planetary gears.
Brakes and clutches
Powerful spring-applied or permanent magnet brakes from KEB America can be added to nearly any existing installation, or fit with other KEB products to create a full system solution. KEB brakes and clutches feature robust design and a host of options, such as microswitches, hand releases, and noise-reduced designs.
KEB America is a subsidiary of KEB Automation KG and is headquartered in Shakopee, Minnesota, a suburb outside of Minneapolis. The 86,000 sq. ft., ISO 9001:2015 facility has full design and manufacturing capabilities and is responsible for supporting the North American market. With more than 100 employees and growing KEB America provides top-tier service, repair, and field support for customers in the US, Canada, and Mexico.
The facility is home to R&D for mechanical and electrical products, as well as production of KEB’s full mechanical product line. KEB America assembles the R6 and F5 lines of drives, and the full line of KEB integral gearmotors. Products produced and assembled on-site gives KEB America’s customers the benefit of German engineering with responsive local support.