The lead battery business — a history in 100 bulletins 150 150 Batteries International

The lead battery business — a history in 100 bulletins

October 9, 2020: Four years, one hundred bulletins. That’s almost 1,000 stories looking at the ups, the downs, the successes and failures of the lead battery business. Looking back it’s hard…

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Virtual ELBC closes, offers new possibilities for the future 150 150 Batteries International

Virtual ELBC closes, offers new possibilities for the future

October 9, 2020: A new template for international lead conferences is being shaped following the success of  last month’s 17th European Lead Battery Conference — the first in its history…

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IQ International AG signs up two former JCI Power Solutions ‘experts’ full-time 150 150 Batteries International

IQ International AG signs up two former JCI Power Solutions ‘experts’ full-time

October 9, 2020: Swiss lead battery maker IQ International AG on September 25 said it had hired two former Johnson Controls Power Solutions (now Clarios) battery experts, Dennis Brown and…

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Vivienne Empson: June 1963-September 2020 150 150 Batteries International

Vivienne Empson: June 1963-September 2020

October 9, 2020: It is with sadness that Batteries International must announce that Vivienne Empson, long-standing group finance and HR director at TBS Engineering, and one of the driving forces…

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EXCLUSIVE: Tim Vargo says Stryten is bullish despite the end of Exide 150 150 Batteries International

EXCLUSIVE: Tim Vargo says Stryten is bullish despite the end of Exide

October 9, 2020: Former CEO and president of Exide Technologies Tim Vargo on October 8 spoke exclusively to Batteries International about the road ahead for Stryten Technologies, the company that…

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Microporous hires new product development manager Sunho Choi 150 150 Batteries International

Microporous hires new product development manager Sunho Choi

Separator firm Microporous announced the appointment of Sunho Choi as product development manager on September 15, to work at the company’s Piney Flats facility in Tennessee. Sunho has researched and…

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New desulfurization process by STC Italy produces agricultural fertilizer 150 150 Batteries International

New desulfurization process by STC Italy produces agricultural fertilizer

October 9, 2020: Battery recycling, lead recovery and water treatment company STC Italy has developed a paste desulfurization process which produces a by-product that can be used as fertilizer, the…

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Demo lithium/lead battery project pushes nexus of renewables, grid ever closer 150 150 Batteries International

Demo lithium/lead battery project pushes nexus of renewables, grid ever closer

October 9, 2020: The largest hybrid lead-acid/lithium battery energy storage system in Poland has begun a full-scale demonstration, project partners New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), Hitachi, Showa…

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Wirtz Manufacturing appoints Stefano Lorenzini as regional sales manager, EMEA and Russia 150 150 Batteries International

Wirtz Manufacturing appoints Stefano Lorenzini as regional sales manager, EMEA and Russia

October 9, 2020: Stefano Lorenzini has joined Wirtz Manufacturing as regional sales manager for Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Russia the company announced on October 6. Lorenzini began at…

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Forklift truck battery supplier extends range with lead-acid batteries 150 150 Batteries International

Forklift truck battery supplier extends range with lead-acid batteries

October 9, 2020: Materials handling firm Crown Equipment Corporation, the fifth largest manufacturer of powered industrial forklift trucks in the world, has expanded its portfolio of forklift batteries and equipment…

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