Welcome to ORTEN Electric-Trucks

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ORTEN creates “moving innovations” in Bernkastel-Kues since 1925. In 2012, ORTEN started to be active in the electric mobility sector and founded the independent start-up-business ORTEN Electric-Trucks in July 2015.

Since then ORTEN Electric-Trucks electrifies new or used diesel-driven commercial vehicles (3t - 18t total weight) of any brand and provides individual body solutions for trucks and transporters to support worldwide CO2 free inner city distribution.

Electromobility - The Future

City Logistics

  • Green light for distribution within city and emission sensible areas
  • Flexible delivery slots 24/7
  • Ideal for daily stop and go tours up to 200 km


  • No pollutant CO2 emission*
  • No harmful fine dust NO2 emission
  • No noise pollution


  • Low maintenance and running costs
  • Quick charging

Technically Mature

  • More than 200 electrified trucks sold internationally
  • Over 2 million kilometres in use by customers
  • Patented technology since 1991


  • TÜV-ECE-R100 certified and approved
  • Exclusive use of standard components
  • With safest battery technology

* with alternate generation of electricity