History of our company
Milestones
2020
  • First prototype of a security device 'F-type' to detect door events on any truck, trailer, swap body and many more in Q1. Zero series in Q2.
  • Intelligent new hgh frequency tracking mode for global SC visibility: Optimal battery life and close tracking on land.
  • Entering the 14th year of partnership with DB Schenker.
  • A-type device now approved for air cargo tracking by 24 airlines.
2019
  • Renewal of the exclusive partnership with DB Schenker.
  • Implementation of API interfaces to customer systems.
  • New contract with a European multinational industrial giant.
  • Major increase of monitoring services of supply chains east- and westbound on rail services to China and Europe with the efficient 't-type'.
  • 12 Airlines approved the A-type device already.
2018
  • Launch of the T-type : One device serves all containers (reefer and dry), optionally with an additional Bluetooth device for adding a second measurement point.
  • Product launch of the A-Type: 10Ah battery, global SIM card, flight mode for any loading unit and across all modes of transports.
2017
  • Test and launch of first prototypes with GPS outside of the container, sensor box inside, door open detection and installation in less than 10 seconds.
  • Start the development of a parcel tracker with superior battery life and air freight compliance.
2016
Start of a joint project to develop a new device for the special use case rail transport on silk road.
2015
Renewal of the exclusive partnership contract with DB Schenker, the world's 2nd largest LSP.
2014
  • KGS launches a new product for better controlling the pharmaceutical supply chain and supply cool chains: Two sensors inside of a reefer container report the temperature.
  • New contract with a pharmaceutical company transporting high value and temperature sensitive cargo across the globe.
2013
  • Major business award for a high security transports with highest standards. Kirsen was selected as the only supplier to meet the requirements.
  • New solution for 2 measurement points inside of reefer containers in development
2012
  • New series of the S-class container monitoring system with 3D Impact sensor.
  • Extension of tracking China trains including law enforcement for intrusion alerts with Bosch 24/7 security center
2011
  • Monitoring the first train connection from China to Europe
  • First concept for device logisitcs and device round trips
2010
Establishing headquarters in Berlin, Germany after signing the exclusive contract with DB Schenker
2006
Winning DB Schenker competitive technology tests against Siemens, GE, IBM, Deutsche Telekom, and many others
2002
Founding of Kirsen Global Security
Kickoff initial pilots with major shipping lines