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Batek marks 20th anniversary with ‘open house’ event 768 1024 Batteries International

Batek marks 20th anniversary with ‘open house’ event

September 22, 2022: Turkish battery equipment company Batek Makina has held an open house event at its manufacturing plant near Istanbul to mark the firm’s 20th anniversary. The company’s clients…

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Gravita wins exports award 907 456 Batteries International

Gravita wins exports award

September 22, 2022: Lead recycler Gravita India has been honoured by Rajasthan’s state government for the company’s services to the exports sector. Industry minister Shakuntala Rawat presented the Rajasthan State…

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Birla Carbon invests in pilot US graphite plant 1000 592 Batteries International

Birla Carbon invests in pilot US graphite plant

September 16, 2022: Carbon additives company Birla Carbon told BESB on September 15 that it is investing in a pilot anode graphite manufacturing and post-processing plant in the US, with a…

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Moll targets start-stop market with new ‘AFB’ design 788 283 Batteries International

Moll targets start-stop market with new ‘AFB’ design

September 16, 2022: Moll Batterien announced a new advanced flooded battery (AFB) design on September 9 as a challenger to traditional AGM batteries used in start-stop vehicles. The AFB can…

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East Penn CEO busts lithium myths at ELBC 1024 683 Batteries International

East Penn CEO busts lithium myths at ELBC

September 9, 2022: East Penn president and CEO Chris Pruitt laid bare many of the myths that surround the lead-lithium debate in a wide-ranging speech to ELBC delegates in Lyon.…

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ArcActive Batteries ‘on market in two years’ 768 1024 Batteries International

ArcActive Batteries ‘on market in two years’

September 9, 2022: Batteries produced using pioneering carbon fibre technology from New Zealand-based ArcActive will be on the market in two years, company CEO Stuart McKenzie told BESB on September…

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Karden, Stevenson win International Lead Award 1024 683 Batteries International

Karden, Stevenson win International Lead Award

September 9, 2022: Eckhard Karden and Mark Stevenson were confirmed as winners of the International Lead Award during the closing session of ELBC on September 7. The award is presented…

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Come chat to us this week at ELBC 2022! 707 993 Batteries International

Come chat to us this week at ELBC 2022!

September 5, 2022: The Batteries International team has already opened its mobile office in Lyon – appropriately located at all times close to refreshment points – as we start to…

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Second Fenix Battery Recycling director quits amid further tussles over permit 1004 346 Batteries International

Second Fenix Battery Recycling director quits amid further tussles over permit

September 1, 2022: Fenix Battery Recycling — a company that has previously been accused of providing “misleading” information about its operations in a possible bid to acquire public funding, has…

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Schuler acquires Sovema, commits to lead and lithium units 800 533 Batteries International

Schuler acquires Sovema, commits to lead and lithium units

August 25, 2022: The Sovema Group has been acquired by German metal-forming group Schuler for an undisclosed sum, the companies announced on August 23. A Schuler spokesperson told BESB the…

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