The Kilovolt Prueftechnik Chemnitz GmbH develops, manufactures and markets portable High Voltage Test Equipment. The main focus is on Cable Test Sets for insulation testing of Medium Voltage Power Cable Systems.

VLF Test Sets

DC Hipot Tester 25kV

DC Hipot Test Sets 50-120kV

Successful Re-Certification Audit according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2015

In July 2017 KILOVOLT Prueftechnik Chemnitz GmbH has successfully adapted its quality management system to the new DIN EN ISO 9001:2015.

The QM system ensures the company-specific quality policy and the high quality targets. As a major innovation, the standard now also includes risk management. Potential risks were analyzed and appropriate risk management measures were taken.

Kilovolt Prueftechnik successful at the HANNOVER MESSE 2017

From 24 to 28 April 2017, the Kilovolt Prueftechnik Chemnitz GmbH presented itself in Hannover at the leading trade fair ENERGY.

The CEO Jan Haugke came to a positive conclusion: “Five exciting days of business at the HANNOVER MESSE have passed. We can already report a positive response, and we have made a number of interesting national and international customer contacts. Especially noteworthy was a large number of intensive expert talks. In the frame of the HANNOVER MESSE we could also develop and intensivy the cooperation with our international distribution partners.

We are delighted with the success of the fair and wish to thank all customers, business partners and interested parties for visiting us at our trade fair stand.

Of course we will come back to Hannover next year!”

KPG 54kV VLF for testing 18/30kV cables according IEC

The brandnew KPG 54kV VLF presented by KILOVOLT Prueftechnik is the world's smallest and most compact test equipment for VLF cable testing up to 18/30kV cables according to the standards IEC 60502-2, DIN VDE 0276-620 & 621 and CENLEC HD 620 & 621.

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New generation of control for the VLF test sets

From 08/2016 a new generation of control for the VLF Test Sets is available.

Advantages of the new control:

  • significant increase in performance, i.e. higher capacitances and longer cable runs can be tested
  • industrial grade OLED-Display, perfectly readable in dark and in sunshine, full contrast >2000:1 even down to -20°C
  • multi-language menu (engl./ger./span./port./frech./ital./russ./pol./turk.)
  • USB-Interface / Firmware-Updates by USB flash drive 
  • optional extension of the VLF frequency range down to 0.02Hz

Digital Meters for the DC Hipot Test Sets

As of now new Digital Meters are optionally available for our DC Hipot Test Sets.

Two modes of displaying the measured values can be selected by a switch: 

  • combined view: analogue pointer plus digital value
  • graphical historic data with selectable time base

Minister of Economics Mr. Sven Morlok visited the KILOVOLT Prueftechnik

On 29 July 2012 the Saxon Minister of Economics Mr. Sven Morlok visited the KILOVOLT Prueftechnik Chemnitz GmbH as part of his tour to small and medium-sized companies. The State Minister was accompanied by Prof. Dr. Andreas Schmalfuss, 3rd Vice President of the Saxon State Parliament and of Bernd Reinshagen, county manager of BVMW (Association of mid-sized business) Chemnitz.

In an open round table the site conditions and the current economic development were discussed. Udo Neumann, managing director of the Neumann Elektrotechnik GmbH and Jan Haugke, managing director of the KILOVOLT Prueftechnik, explained to the visitors their successfully completed process of company succession, which was realized in year 2010.

Then presented KILOVOLT´s managing director Jan Haugke to the Minister the production of the innovative High Voltage Test Equipment. Finally, with a small demonstration in the company's own test field, the visitors were infected by the fascination of high voltage.