About Us

Plettenberg is a leading designer, developer and manufacturer of electric motors and controllers for high-end drive solutions. We provide fully customized as well as standard BLDC and brushed DC motors, controllers, starter generators as well as accessories. Our motors range in power from 20W-50kW with up to 95% efficiency levels and up to 26kW/kg power-to-weight ratio. We work hand in hand with our customers to develop tailored solutions and support them with engineering as well as drive system integration. We serve customers from end-markets such as UAVs, industrial tools, robotic & automation, medical equipment, aviation, racing & sports, universities & research. Founded in 1935, Plettenberg is headquartered in Baunatal, Germany. We manufacture all our products in Germany and have a strict quality system which is ISO 9001 certified.