Curtis Instruments acquired
18 January 2022
KOHLER CO’S Power Group has signed an agreement to acquire Curtis Instruments. Curtis is a leading electrification partner to OEMs across a broad range of markets including material handling.
Curtis has a significant presence in the UK. Curtis’ product portfolio spans motor speed controllers, HMIs and instrumentation, power conversion, CAN modules and other accessories.
With a deep roster of talent across five engineering centers, Curtis also develops advanced software solutions for its customers. The acquisition expands and diversifies Kohler’s power portfolio by leveraging Curtis’ electrification expertise with Kohler’s well-established gasoline and diesel engine business to best serve off-highway OEM customers.
Curtis Instruments will operate as a standalone entity within the Kohler Power Group with Stuart Marwell, president, reporting to Brian Melka, group president – power.