More than 40 years of NBB

  • NBB Controls 1979

  • NBB Controls 1982

  • NBB Controls 1986

  • NBB Controls 1998

  • NBB Controls 2008

  • NBB Controls 2019

  • NBB Controls 2020

2023 – Foundation of the AMT production facility

NBB founds the AMT production facility in Tunisia. Since January 2023, the production facility has employed 30 well-trained specialists and managers for NBB and supports the production of large series, control elements, batteries and chargers.

2020 – Expertise from development and experience

With more than 4 decades of technology and application experience, NBB has a high level of competence to design and manufacture functionally reliable solutions for even the most complex functions and the most difficult working conditions. We do everything possible to maintain our high quality standards and are always looking for new ways to make further improvements. The basis for our success is not only our highly qualified and motivated employees, but also the above-average effort we put into future-oriented development.

2019 – Fresh impetus in Management

In September 2019 Pierre Augstein will be the new managing director. The website will also be launched in a new look.

2017 – NBB wins the industry award

The technology and design of the new PocketEvo transmitter are patented and awarded the “Industry Prize 2017” in the field of electrical engineering at HANNOVER MESSE. NBB France S.a.r.l. becomes a member of the French trade association CISMA.

2009 – Standstill is resignation

In autumn, the company is renamed from AG to NBB Controls + Components GmbH. As a highlight, the illuminated keypad transmitters for the Planar B and Planar C transmitter series are introduced.

2008 – Going new ways

The product portfolio will again be significantly expanded in 2008. The Planar® V4, the Planar V8 and the HyPro bellows are launched. A new receiver technology is also being developed.

2007 – Everything under one roof

One year after the start of construction work, the storage and production building is completed. The repair department, which moved out in 2000, moves into the existing company building. Now everything is under one roof.
In addition, the patented SMJ technology will be introduced worldwide. To crown it all, the subsidiary NBB CONTROLS + COMPONENTS China co., Ltd. will also be founded in the summer.

2006 – Expansion of the product portfolio and building

In 2006, not only will the product portfolio be expanded to include the HyPro transmitter, but the company building will also be extended to include a warehouse and production facility.

2005 – An eventful year

In 2005 further sales offices are opened. NBB is now also represented in Spain, Great Britain, Italy and China. In addition, the single-board solution will also be developed this year. The new Planar technology will be introduced in October 2005.

2004 – Another continent

NBB is building up a distribution network in China.

2001 – New company name

Conversion to NBB Controls & Components AG

2000 – NBB moves to the north

NBB continues to grow. In September 2000 the sales office in Sweden is opened, which is responsible for the whole Scandinavian region.

1998 – A new technology

In 1998 the CAN bus technology was introduced. This allows a fast and secure data transfer between the individual units of the machine.

1995 – Certified quality – Made in Germany

Since 1995 NBB has been certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001. The basis for all our activities and our success is the quality of our products. To guarantee this quality, all our products are extensively checked and tested before delivery.

1994 – Bienvenue en France

Neighbouring France should not be left out either. On 15 April 1994 the French subsidiary NBB Radiotelecommande NBB France is founded.

1993 – NBB goes USA

But not enough. NBB continues to expand its international trading activities. In September 1993 NBB founds the American subsidiary NBB Controls, Inc. in Richmond, Virginia.

1992 – Lets do it!

True to this motto NBB opened a sales office in Munich on 01.12.1992, which is also responsible for Austria.

1991 – The move to the new company building

In spring 1991 NBB moves into the newly built company building in Ölbronn-Dürrn.
A milestone in the history of NBB.

1985 – NBB grows

NBB benefits from the construction boom that occurred in Germany in the 1970/80s.
As a result, the number of employees is also increasing.

1977 – The starting signal – how it all began

The idea of building a radio remote control for a forester gave birth to NBB Nachrichtentechnik GmbH + Co. KG. The first radio remote control is delivered in 1977. It results in a small workshop in Pforzheim.

NBB Controls + Components GmbH
NBB Controls + Components GmbH
NBB Controls + Components GmbH
NBB China
NBB Controls + Components GmbH Made in Germany
NBB Controls + Components GmbH Ölbronn-Dürrn
NBB Controls + Components GmbH 1977