Our firm

We provide optimal technical solutions with excellent service and reliable logistics

Our brands
We offer more than 150 brands
Our products
Sensors, safety, controls, relays, identification and accessories
Our history
We are a family business in the fourth generation

About us

Welcome to Puettmann Automation Technology!

We are an engineering company and advise industrial customers on the use of electrical automation technology. Our company was founded more than 90 years ago. Among our customers are a number of iconic industrial companies.

Our headquarter is in Oberursel near Frankfurt. From here, we coordinate our customers' procurement of electrical components and spareparts. Our engineers travel to our customers across Germany, always focused on finding the best technical solution for them.

We sell to businesses reliably and fast. Write to us for a quote on a specific product or with any other question you might have:

Brands we offer


More than 150 brands on offer:

  • We buy directly from manufacturers
  • We even offer small, highly specialized brand
We can also coordinate the development of new customized products for our customers.

Our approach

We advise industrial end-users and machine builders on the optimal procurement of components and spare parts including through complex tenders.

We have served many large industrial companies for several decades already.

Wide product portfolio:

  • Sensors: Opto, ultrasound, inductive, capacitative, magnetic, fluid dynamics,
  • Safety: Door holders, emergency stop devices, light curtains
  • Controls: PLCs, Switches,  Control board elements, power supplies
  • Relais: Solid-state, electromechanical,
  • Identification systems: RFID, barcode readers, camera systems (machine vision, infrared cameras)
  • Accessories: Cables, terminals, LEDs, lighting, tools
  • And much more: Servo motors, fans, lasers, screens, software 

Fast delivery:

  • High product availabilities through our own warehouse with 90,000 parts
  • Excellent service with fast response times through efficient processes
  • Expedited delivery in case of machine downtimes or for special projects


2023/05: Waldmann lamps - now part of our extended product offering

2023/04: Meet us at this year's Hannover Messe exhibition

2023/03: Schmersal's new magnetic track sensor Sensorbox SSB is particularly useful for position detection in electric monorail systems and elevators - contact us for more information!

2023/02: Now available from our stock: Crouzet's Millenium Slim. This control unit with analog inputs (with a width of only 17.5 mm) is configured with Bluetooth - even through closed control cabinet doors using a smartphone

2023/01: Now on offer: the IO-Link connection module PocketCodr from Contrinex


Technical expertise

Our engineers are highly experienced in the field of electrical automation technology. They can assist you with the following:

  • Technical advice for optimal use of electrical automation technology 
  • Assembling comprehensive product packages, such as a sensor with cable, reflector, holder and a control element 
  • Providing you with options for alternative products

Our employees stay up-to-date with the latest technology through regular training.

We specialize in the following areas:

  • Camera systems, vision sensors 
  • Safety technology according to machinery directives 
  • Collaborative robotics 
  • Controls including cabling and machine control 
  • Measurement technology
  • Code reading
  • Construction of control panels

We advise machine builders, system integrators and end customers in the optimal use of automation technology

Regional engineering teams

Our field team advises you on the best possible use of our products. Our technicians will visit you with sample products to help you find the right product for your application.

We consider direct personal contact as the basis of our long-standing relations with our customers.

Any requests will be processed swiftly from our experienced staff in our offices near Frankfurt. This enables fast delivery and means that you will always be informed on the status of your orders.

Standorte Puettmann

Our headquarters and our warehouse are situated in Oberusel near Frankfurt.

We keep in direct contact with our customers through our seven regional offices.


Meet us at a variety of industrial trade shows

You can also meet us at several trade shows. In addition to SPS Nuremberg, we are also present at these trade shows: Motek, Control, Vision, HMI, Logimat, Fachpack, Interpack, Drupa, Ligna, Fakuma.

We will make appointments with you to meet you directly at your booth or those of our partner companies. We look forward to meeting you and working with you to find the right solution for your application.


Puettmann GmbH & Co. KG
Oberurseler Str. 69
61440 Oberursel


Phone: +49 6171 91878-0
Fax: +49 6171 91878-29 
Office hours: 8:00-16:30

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