Company history

Our technological success has always been accompanied by a clever business strategy based on trust, longterm relationships and international projects.

If you are interested in our history of technology please click here.

2018

Production capacity doubled in China

After a construction phase of 18 months, the expansion of the production site in Suzhou (China) is now complete. The building extension covers an area of 6,000m²

Architecturally, the new facility follows the unique design of the existing building and also conforms to the same environmentally friendly production process. PULS has already won several awards for its pioneering environmental standards, including the LEED Gold Award.

2017

Etasyn becomes PULS VARIO

PULS acquires the German power supply manufacturer Etasyn. The company is now a 100% subsidiary of the PULS group and was renamed to PULS VARIO GmbH. PULS VARIO is specialised on customer-specific power supplies as well as complete power system solutions.

In the same year, PULS took over a complete R&D team of more than 30 hardware and software developers and opened a modern innovation lab in Vienna.

PULS VARIO website

2017

New working environment in Munich

Together with a team of employees and architects, Bernhard Erdl developed a new working environment for the PULS headquarters in Munich.

The result is a modern, innovative and unique office which is appreciated by all team members. The concept and design were already honored with several awards.

More about the new headquarters

2013

Expanding business in Asia-Pacific

With a qualified sales team, PULS establishes a sales office and a logistics centre in Singapore. In addition to the Application Support Team at the Chinese production site in Suzhou, PULS extends its activities to include the Asia-Pacific region with the new team in Singapore.

Contact our team in Singapore

2010

30th company anniversary

The company's 30th anniversary is celebrated with a grand ceremony.

After the global economic crisis in 2009 and the resulting scarcity of component parts, the situation begins to improve again with the order volume increasing sharply in 2010. With its large stocks of component parts, PULS is able to guarantee reliable delivery, which helps the company to gain many new customers.

2009

New production facilities in China

Production starts in the new PULS production facilities in Suzhou in China. In 2010 the building is awarded with the prestigious LEED-Gold award, acknowledging its environmentally-friendly ecological design.

PULS became the global technology leader for DIN rail power supplies, staying in charge of the entire supply chain with its departments for R&D, sales and its two factories in China and the Czech Republic. 

More about our production facilities in Suzhou

2006

New production facilities in Europe

The new production facilities in Chomutov in the Czech Republic are completed and inaugurated with a big opening act.

The factory is a state-of-the-art, environmentally-friendly facility, combining administration and production in an exceptional complex of buildings. In 2007 the building is nominated for the award of Czech Republic's best industrial building.

More about our production facilities in Chomutov

2004

MGV joins PULS group

The former competitor MGV Stromver­­­sorgungen GmbH becomes part of the PULS group.

PULS and MGV start to offer Value-Add System Solutions which combine standard units with individual assembly and wiring packages to provide a complete customised power supply system.

More about Value-add system solutions

2003

New sales locations worldwide

The growing number of international customers needs local service and support.

Therefore PULS decides to establish new sales locations in the USA, China and France.

See all our current sales locations worldwide

2000

New R&D office in Chemnitz

PULS focuses on new product development and builds up a R&D team in Chemnitz.

Today the office in Chemnitz is PULS' testing laboratory and participates in the Client Test Data Program and in the IECEE CTF Stage 3 Program of UL.

1998

PULS factory in the Czech Republic

A second production site - in parallel to Munich - is established in the Czech Republic. This factory is specialised on large-scale production series.

1992

Manufacturing in Munich

A new manufacturing facility is put into operation in Munich, thus marking the beginning of serial production using Surface Mount Technology.

1991

Growing R&D team

Only one year after the German reunification PULS decides to establish a dedicated R&D department in Bad Lobenstein in Eastern Germany.

The investment in R&D resources has been one of PULS' strategical decisions from the start and has not changed until today.

1983

1 million annual turnover

PULS develops and sells the first customised power supplies to Robert Bosch Industrial Controls.

The company generates an annual turnover of a million DM for the first time. Bernhard Erdl and his team move into in a new office in a large building complex in Munich's Arabellapark.

1980

PULS GmbH founded in Munich

Bernhard Erdl founded PULS GmbH in Munich with the goal to revolutionise the market of switched-mode ("pulsed") power supplies.