Elegance and precision
OKW (Odenwälder Kunststoffwerke Gehäusesysteme GmbH) is a leading German manufacturer of small electronic enclosures and knobs, known for its quality and aesthetics.
History of OKW Gehäusesysteme GmbH
OKW is a company with a long tradition, it was founded by dr. Herbert Schneider in 1948 in Buchen in Odenwald. The company started an activity from the production of tuning knobs made of pressed plastic for the radio and television industry. Then started producing parts for the household appliance and computer industry. In 1972, OKW produced the first standard plastic enclosures for the electronics industry. And shortly after, OKW became the flagship German manufacturer of enclosures and knobs for electronics, creating new standards, design and setting new directions in the industry.
In recent years, they have been intensively developing the design and expanding the range of elegant portable enclosures for controllers and devices from the HMI industry.