Our company

simply. well. connected


Quality that you can count on: For almost 60 years, Bals Elektrotechnik GmbH & Co. KG has been the partner for good and secure connections. Our products prove themselves around the world and in a wide variety of applications. At Bals, "Made in Germany" stands for a quality standard that offers you optimum safety




Components for EV charging and CEE plugs and connectors for the world market


As an independent, medium-sized, family-owned company, we produce components for EV charging, standardised industrial plugs and sockets acc. to IEC 309 1-2 as well as plug and socket systems and distributors for the global market. We set new technical standards with innovations and ground-breaking, partially patented new developments such as MULTI-GRIP or QUICK-CONNECT. The export rate in excess of 50 percent shows: Our solutions are highly valued around the world. Our products are sold in more than 80 countries. Subsidiaries and exclusive partners in strategically important countries only sell our products



Two modern factories - a consistent quality standard



From the beginning the headquarters of our company is located in Kirchhundem-Albaum (North-Rhine-Westphalia). Product development, marketing and sales, as well as administration are located here. In addition, plug and socket systems and special products are manufactured in the Kirchhundem-Albaum factory. The factory in Freiwalde (Brandenburg), built in 1994 and expanded many times since, has state-of-the-art production facilities for fully-automatic manufacturing of unique CEE plugs and connectors as well as a highly-effective logistics centre



Customer proximity: You can rely on us



Always close to the customers. For us, this is no empty phrase but reality. Flexibility, customer orientation and the ability to quickly respond to short-term requirements are a matter of course for us. For this reason, integrated production - from the product idea and design to tool making and production to the shipment of the products – is optimised for short processing paths and the fastest response times



Principles of the data processing at Bals Elektrotechnik GmbH & Co. KG

VDE Approved Place of Manufacture - This surveillance of the factory was performed according to the European Factory Inspection Procedure

EN ISO 9001 specifies the minimum requirements for a quality management system.

Wide range of system components and many suitable solutions for electromobility.

The wired charging of electric vehicles can be done in different charging modes, which have been defined in the system standard DIN EN 61851-1 (VDE 0122-1).

The shutter is an opening mechanism for eMobile charging plugs

Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) is a European Union regulation. REACH addresses the production and use of chemical substances, and their potential impacts on both human health and the environment.

The charging system of type 1 system is based on the latest state of the requirements according to SAE J1772 and IEC 62195-2.

With the standardized type 2 plugs and sockets according to IEC 62196, single or three-phase AC charging is possible.

Testing and Certification Institute

eBike charging station in robust VARIABOX housing

The right charging socket for every application

charging cables in different assemblies