DriveCon stands for a lot more than 20 years of competence in the field of electrical engineering

The foundation stone for the successful development of DriveCon GmbH was laid on 16 March 2001: Graduate engineer Ralf Weisenseel (Dipl.-Ing./Managing Director) founded the company together with the two partners Graduate engineer Günter Kimmelmann (Dipl.-Ing. (FH)) and Wolfram Koßner. On 1 April 2001, operation started for real and DriveCon commenced business.


Michael Weisenseel (Dipl.-Ing. (FH)) has been working at DriveCon since 2008 and Andreas Weisenseel (Dipl.-Ing. (FH)) since 2013. In 2016, two partners joined the management team to add new life to it. In mid-2018, Günter Kimmelmann transferred his shares in the company to the two partners. On 1 January 2019, Michael and Andreas Weisenseel were appointed joint managing directors and formed a well-oiled "management trio" with Ralf Weisenseel. This ensures that DriveCon remains a family-run company in the future and can continue its success story: in 20 years, the company has grown from a small 3-man operation to a firmly established engineering office for electrical equipment with around 30 employees.

Management Andreas and Michael Weisenseel at work in the office with Ralf Weisenseel in the foreground

Specialist in planning
electrical engineering systems

From the very start, DriveCon specialised in electrical planning according to HOAI and the design, software development, hardware documentation (such as schematics), commissioning and construction supervision of complex electro-technical systems. We perform the planning and construction of energy supply, drive, information, control and automation systems to the greatest satisfaction of our customers. We mainly feel at home in the hydraulic steel construction, bridge, system and special machine construction segments and warehousing and conveyor technology. Until now, we have been able to convince both national and international companies, including public contractors, of the advantages and benefits of our services. Whether for a new construction project or the modernisation of an existing system, we provide you with a full range of support for your project, from the initial idea through to commissioning to the rectification of faults.

DriveCon GmbH company building in Mainfrankenpark Dettelbach

We live for electrical engineering and love it

when our work has a positive effect

Our heart beats for electrical engineering

In order to breathe life into our corporate philosophy and make machines and processes ever more powerful, safe and simple, we make full use of the continually improving possibilities in electrical engineering. Combined with the excellent and continuous training of our employees, we stand for competence, unique solutions and a wealth of experience. Our lean structures make it possible to respond to spontaneous enquiries quickly and professionally.


The foundation of our success is our competent, intergenerational and experienced team. Together, we always find the optimum solution for each of our customers in terms of technical functionality and cost-effectiveness, both on schedule and with an enormous passion for what we do.

Employees on their lunch break in front of the company building.

Development of minglecontrol process automation software

1 April

20 years of DriveCon and expansion of the company building

31 December

Departure of Ralf Weisenseel from the management

1 January

Michael and Andreas Weisenseel appointed joint managing directors of DriveCon GmbH


The ship lift at the Three Gorges Dam in China was awarded the Ulrich Finsterwalder Engineering Prize 2017. DriveCon was responsible for the planning of the electrical equipment.


Michael and Andreas Weisenseel join DriveCon as partners


Graduate engineer Andreas Weisenseel (Dipl.-Ing. (FH)) joins DriveCon


Relocation to the new company building so the need for growth can continue to be met


Graduate engineer Michael Weisenseel (Dipl.-Ing. (FH)) joins DriveCon

1. April

Start of business operations at DriveCon

16. März

Foundation of the company by graduate engineer Ralf Weisenseel (Dipl.-Ing./Managing Director) and the two partners, Graduate engineer Günter Kimmelmann (Dipl.-Ing. (FH)) and Wolfram Koßner.

Commitment, experience and competence come together in an outstanding team with cooperative, open and honest relationships with our customers

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