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Lovato Motor protection circuit breakers, contactors, push buttons, limit switches,  soft-starters, relays, digital multimeters and power factor regulators are just some of the products totally designed and produced by lovato Electric.

lovato Electric can only develop its activities by successfully utilising the potential, culture and knowledge of its collaborators. A ‘TEAM’ that benefits both Customers and Suppliers.

For 88 years, lovato Electric has grown and developed in the market of  electromechanical and
electronic  components for electrical equipment.

LOVATO Electric, one of the first companies in  Italy to obtain ISO 9001 certification in 1992, offers over 10,000 product codes  complying with the strictest international  standards


Lovato Electronic History

1922 1st Factory 
1922  Lovato Electric was set up in Bergamo with the aim of manufacturing air-break and oil-break switches.
1948  Transformation from the production of switches to that of bus-bar or terminal board contactors.
1960  Start of the production of one-piece contactors that were to gradually replace the bus-bar or terminal
board versions.
1963  New factory (now central headquarters) in Gorle (BG) covering an area of 14,000m².
1975  Integration of the "historical" production of electromechanical components with electronic product lines.
1979  Opening of the first foreign lovato Electric  factory.
1992  Quality System certification in compliance with ISO 9001 standards.
1999  Launch of the SM series, motor protection circuit breakers with thermal and magnetic trip releases.
2000  Opening of lovato Electric in Spain.
Purchase of the limit switches division business from the Reiter S.r.l. Company.
2001  Opening of lovato Electric in USA.
ACAE/LOVAG certification, per European EN 45001 standards, of our test laboratory.
2002  Obtained the Environment Management System certification according to ISO 14001 standard
requirements and inauguration of the new R&D facility (3,500m²). 
2003  Launch of the K series, position and safety limit switches. 
2004  Launch of Modulo system of modular components for installation. 
2005  Opening of LOVATO Electric in Poland. 
2006  Launch of Orange system of motor starting components. 
2007  Opening of LOVATO Electric in Canada


More than 10000 types of products complying with the most demanding international standards.

Motor protection circuit breakers
Switch disconnectors
Motor protection relays
Electromechanical starters
Control and signalling units
Limit, micro and foot switches
Rotary cam switches
Modular contactors
Time relays
Protection relays
Level control relays
Earth leakage relays
Metering instruments and current transformers
Soft starters
AC motor drives
Automatic power factor controllers
Automatic battery chargers
Automatic transfer switch controllers
Programmable logic relays
Switching power supplies
Expansion modules and accessories
Engine and generator controller

Call Electroquip to discuss your Lovato control gear requirements further.