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A&D Technology is a leading supplier of advanced test and simulation solutions for hybrid-electric and conventional powertrain development applications. With over 30 years of experience, their products are used in a wide range of applications, from engine and transmission development to EV, battery, and electric motor test systems. They provide complete turnkey solutions for EV/HEV and battery testing applications, including design, project management, installation, and commissioning. Their open, flexible systems include data acquisition, lab management and distributed I/O, as well as proven drivers compatible with most best-in-class third-party testing components, such as power process systems, environmental chambers and air coolant systems.
A123 Systems LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Wanxiang Group, is a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced lithium-ion batteries and energy storage systems for transportation, electric grid and lead-acid replacement applications. The company’s proprietary Nanophosphate® lithium iron phosphate technology is built on novel nanoscale materials initially developed at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is designed to deliver high power and energy density, increased safety and extended life. A123 leverages breakthrough technology and expert system integration capabilities to enable next-generation products for its customers globally.
AA Portable Power Corp. was founded by several previous BYD USA team members in 2000 and became a joint venture of several battery and charger manufacturers over years. It specializes in all kinds of rechargeable batteries and chargers. It has a 20,000 sq. ft. warehouse and two battery assembling lines in Richmond, California.
ActaCell Energy Systems is an advanced material developer for lithium ion rechargeable batteries. From high powered mixed oxide cell designs to new high energy silicon nano-composite anodes, ActaCell focuses on core material technology, low cost preparation, and scale up techniques. ActaCell is a division of Contour Energy Systems.
Advanced Battery Concepts is a USA - Mi based company engaged in the development and scale manufacture of large format high voltage advanced sealed lead acid batteries for the Industrial, Motive, EV, UPS, Renewables, Grid and Telecoms markets. Advanced Battery Concepts products use 45% less lead, cycle longer and are smaller and lighter than any other lead acid battery. Advanced Battery Concepts batteries can be built in any voltage from 2V to 200V and are maintenance free.
Founded in 1992, the Advanced Lead Acid Battery Consortium (ALABC) is an international research organization comprised of lead producers, battery manufacturers, equipment suppliers and research institutions dedicated to improving lead-acid batteries for use in a variety of energy storage applications. The consortium pools the resources of its membership in order to perform specific research on advanced lead-acid batteries that otherwise would not be possible by single entities.
Advanced Technology & Materials (AT&M) is a lincensed producer of NdFeB magnets and other functional materials. Their facilities and factories are ISO and/or TS certified. They take great pride in the production of high quality magnetic materials for their global customers.
Advanced Test & Automation Inc. is a mechatronics engineering firm that designs and develops software-based test systems which prove the functionality and durability of next-generation components that interface to engines and other rotating applications. Its testing scope includes, but is not limited to, advanced gasoline and diesel engine components, fluid power systems and power-split devices. In addition, ATA is currently in the process of developing embedded fiber-optic torque sensing technology which will reduce the complexity of systems that employ the current torque sensors available in the market.
Adventec is highly experienced, vertically integrated technology partner with a solid track record of working with and providing creative, technical assistance to its customers from product development through prototype to high volume production. Its product expertise encompasses a range of advanced automotive electrical applications including EV Batteries, Inverters and High Current Interconnects and its diverse range of manufacturing capabilities includes injection / insert molding, ultrasonic welding, CNC turning, high speed stamping and automated assembly. If you’re looking for a single firm to partner with in confronting and overcoming your most challenging applications, contact Adventec.
Aerospace Electrical Systems Expo (April 1-3, 2014 Long Beach, CA) is the only dedicated trade show and summit representing the dynamic, complex and fast-moving world of on-board electrical power. The show will examine the issues of cost, safety and maintenance across the aerospace landscape including commercial aviation, spacecraft, military aircraft, rotary, business aviation, and general aviation.
AeroVironment is a technology solutions provider. Its experience in this market has been earned from partnerships with some of the world’s largest automotive OEM, Tier 1 suppliers, US Department of Defense, universities, utilities, and others. These partnerships have rewarded AV with hundreds power cycling and test equipment system orders worldwide. These power cycling and test equipment installations are in addition to 13,000 EV battery charging and diagnostic systems, as well as over 10,000 unmanned aerial systems, all to mission-critical operations worldwide. The company has applied its experience as buyer, developer, and system integrator of advanced lithium battery cells, modules, and packs to provide the same precise test procedures and equipment that it uses in its own facilities today.
AllCell Technologies (www.allcelltech.com) designs and develops thermal management solutions and manufactures lithium-ion battery packs for portable, stationary, and transportation applications. Their products cover e-mobility, renewable energy, and stationary energy storage markets. Their patented phase change material (PCM) surrounds each lithium-ion cell to absorb and conduct heat away from the battery, effectively doubling the life of the cells and preventing fire or damage to the battery. AllCells products avoid the need for expensive, complicated, and inefficient active thermal management systems, replacing pumps, motors, and hoses with an elegant passive system that requires no energy to operate and has no moving parts.
Alliance Winding Equipment offers one of the widest ranges of machines for stator, rotor and armature production. Alliance is a manufactuer of individual machines, multi-process machines, and complete flexible automation systems for sub-fractional through 500 HP motors. It can supply your factory with a single machine with the latest state-of-the-art technology or all the machines and systems for your complete stator/rotor production.
AMETEK Fluoropolymer Products specializes in high purity and highly corrosion-resistant products to serve chemical processing, lead battery, metalworking, semiconductor, power generation, aerospace, and other industrial applications. Its core products are based on Fluoropolymers and are marketed under the following trade names: Fluoropolymer Heat Exchangers and Fluoropolymer Tubing.
Amphenol Industrial Global Operations understands the unique interconnect needs of hybrid/ electric vehicles and battery systems. Passenger, commercial, and industrial vehicles require years of maintenance-free service and must withstand some of the harshest environments whether on-road, off-road or moving earth. Amphenol's products withstand: Vibration, Humidity, Dust, Salt, and Temperature Extremes. Whether you need power or signal connectors, rugged cables and switches, complete cable assemblies, or system attachments, Amphenol Industrial Global Operations has the solution for your application. Amphenol is a partner with a global footprint of service and support.
Ankao Energy is a professional lithium-ion battery power supply system solution provider. It is the creator of the world's unique and patented technologyu of pack assembly without the use of Spot Welding. 600 electric-powered buses and taxis operated by Ankao batteries are currently active in the field. It produces lithium batteries for electric bikes, electric scooters, electric motorcycles, electrive vehicles, and garden tools, as well as 12V standard lithium modules that can easily be combined.
ANSYS brings clarity and insight to customers’ most complex design challenges through fast, accurate and reliable simulation. Its technology enables organizations to predict with confidence that their products will thrive in the real world. They trust ANSYS software to help ensure product integrity and drive business success through innovation.
Every product is a promise to live up to and surpass expectations. By simulating early and often with ANSYS software, customers become fast, more cost-effective and more innovative, realizing their own product promises.
Applied Energy Solutions manufactures industrial battery chargers for forklifts, pallet jacks and other battery powered transportation equipment. It makes its products in the USA from design through manufacturing to interconnect and final assembly. It has full product offerings for every application. AES specializes in training and fitting the proper battery charging product to your needs. It provides quality battery chargers for many different material handling environments including opportunity charging, fast charging, cold storage, multiple shift application, and mixed battery fleet with full lines of high frequency, controlled ferroresonant, ferroresonant, and silicon control rectifier chargers.
Arbin Instruments is a manufacturer for energy-related testing equipment. Combining the global talents of electrochemists, expert electronic and software engineers, and an exceptional customer support staff, Arbin Instruments has revolutionized the automated testing instrumentation market. They offer standard and customized testing solutions for a wide variety of energy-storage devices such as batteries, supercapacitors, and fuel cells. Arbin’s focus is exceptional quality, performance, and reliability. Their instruments provide scientists and engineers a tool for performing R&D, quality control, production, and characterization in various markets including Hybrid Electric Vehicles, medical, telecom, military, alternative energy, space, consumer products and others.
Argonne National Laboratory is a multi-disciplinary research organization owned by the U.S. Department of Energy. Argonne conducts basic scientific research that forms the foundation of innovative advanced energy technologies. Argonne works closely with private sector firms to develop market-ready technologies that will allow the U.S. to become more energy independent and strengthen the American economy. Argonne is highly-regarded internationally for its energy storage R&D program, which ranges from materials design to continuous production of specialty materials for industry validation. Argonne has patented more than 160 battery technologies and issued related licenses to several multinational companies for use in vehicle applications.
Arkema, a global specialty chemical company with North American headquarters in King of Prussia, PA, manufactures Kynar® resins for high-performance applications including lithium ion batteries. Kynar® HSV, a high-molecular-weight polyvinylidiene fluoride resin, allow for low binder loadings in both the anode and cathode. Kynar® PVDF resins can also be used as a lithium ion battery separator coatings. Kynar® is available as a powder, pellets or aqueous solutions. Visit www.kynar.com for more information.
Arnold Magnetic Technologies is a leading precision magnetic assembly manufacturer in North America. It specializes in precision magnetic and non-magnetic assemblies for the hybrid electric drive, power generation, aerospace and defense, oil and gas and general industrial marketplaces. Arnold also manufactures and distributes a comprehensive package of magnetic products including: Permanent Magnets (RECOMA©, alnico, ceramic, neodymium, samarium cobalt), Shaped Field Electromagnets and Precision Rolled Foils. Design services are available including 2D and 3D modeling.
Asbury Carbons sets industry standards in product quality, variety, reliability, and packaging. As the world’s largest independent processor and merchandiser of graphite in all forms, Asbury mines, refines, and markets graphite and a broad array of carbon-based products with a commitment to quality and consistency.
Three simple goals, each focused on satisfying the needs of our customers, drives its business. Asbury strives to be increasingly creative in carbons, to be continually global in service, and to respond quickly to every customer’s needs.
Ashland Specialty Ingredients, a commercial unit of Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH), will showcase a range of class-leading anode binders based on carboxymethylcellulose (CMC) and the cathode binder process solvent Micropure™ EG, a high-purity grade of N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone (NMP).
Ashland Specialty Ingredients offers industry-leading products, technologies and resources for solving formulation and product performance challenges in key markets including personal care, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, coatings and energy. Using natural, synthetic and semi-synthetic polymers derived from plant and seed extract, cellulose ethers and vinyl pyrrolidones, Ashland Specialty Ingredients offers comprehensive and innovative solutions for today's demanding consumer and industrial applications.
ATC New Technologies (ATC NT) is a dynamic new company focused on the life cycle management of high voltage power train components such as batteries.
A division of ATC Drivetrain, ATC NT supports OEM’s with warranty and aftermarket opportunities for inverters, electric motors and advanced battery packs, including lithium-ion and nickel-metal hydride battery packs for pure electric vehicles and (plug-in) hybrid vehicles. In particular it focuses on the five R’s: Root-Cause, Repair, Remanufacturing, Refurbishing and Re-Purpose (Second Life). ATC NT works with the leading EV companies in this space and is the acknowledged leader in the US in this segment.
Are you looking for industrial leak testers, flow testers, mass flow testers, pressure or vacuum testers? ATEQ is the world leader in leak detection or flow testing for industrial quality control. With a worldwide specialization in production line instrumentation for industrial leak test, flow test, in pressure or vacuum, ATEQ is, throughout the world, the partner of choice for you. The world network of ATEQ applications support engineers is at your service.
ATS is a world leader in the design and build of automated manufacturing equipment. With 20 facilities, 2,400 employees, and over 15,000 systems installed worldwide, it has a lifetime of experience automating the production of vehicle components. As technology advances from conventional to hybrid to fully electric vehicles, ATS capabilities continually evolve to keep pace. Its experience in motor assembly, electrified drive trains, electronics assembly and EOL Testing is the perfect complement to automation projects in the hybrid and full electric vehicle market.
Leveraging highly specialized manufacturing knowledge and global scale, ATS can be your one source, turnkey manufacturing solution provider starting at the R&D phase right through to your product shipment.
AutoHarvest Foundation is a Michigan 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization and is led by some of the most highly respected figures in the automotive industry. AutoHarvest is designing and planning to launch a marketplace-driven e-collaboration system that accelerates innovation in advanced manufacturing. AutoHarvest is guided by its peer interest group, which consists of over 100 prominent government, university, automaker, supplier, venture capital, business accelerator and manufacturing organizations. Located within the innovation hubs of the Southeast Michigan region including Wayne State University's Research and Development Park - TechTown - and the University of Michigan's North Campus Research Complex, AutoHarvest sits in the heart of NAFTA’s automotive cluster.
Automation Alley is a technology business association driving the growth and image of Southeast Michigan’s economy through a collaborative culture that focuses on workforce and business development initiatives. Since its founding in 1999, Automation Alley has expanded to include nearly 1,000 businesses, educational institutions and government entities from the city of Detroit and the surrounding eight-county region. Automation Alley promotes regional prosperity through entrepreneurial and exporting assistance, workforce development, technology acceleration and defense and manufacturing activity.
Avago Technologies is the first supplier to introduce 125°C plastic optocouplers for transportation applications, with the largest portfolio of optocouplers ranging from IGBT gate drivers, isolation amplifiers, high speed and low power digital isolation and analog feedback isolation.
Advanced LED technology enables the best-in-class performance over lifetime, high temperature reliability, and EMC robustness.
Avago Technologies’ R2Coupler isolation products are designed to meet the stringent requirements for the automotive and transportation market. Building upon 35 years of optocoupler expertise, the automotive parts are manufactured in a TS 16949 certified manufacturing facility and are PPAP supported. Robustness in accordance to AEC-Q100 Grade 1 guidelines.
Nippon Avionics (Avio) was established in 1960 as joint venture of Hughes Aircraft Company in U.S.A. and Nippon Electric Corporation (NEC) in Japan to provide defense systems to the Japanese Ministry of Defense. Since then Avio has developed and produced various unique products including micro joining welders & automated seam sealers and tack welder systems, infrared thermal imaging cameras, multi-layer printed circuit boards, hybrid ICs, RFIDs, and multimedia projectors. Avio merged NEC Avio Infrared Technologies Co., Ltd. (a subsidiary company of Avio, formerly NEC San-ei Instruments, Ltd.) and SOLTEC, Inc. in 2012 to expand worldwide commercial & industrial business offerings, provide quick solutions and enhance customer satisfaction. SOLTEC, Inc. is responsible for sales, engineering support, and service of Avio products throughout North America (U.S.A., Canada, Mexico).
AVL has created an integrated battery system development methodology that includes simulation, engineering, and testing solutions covering the development process from concept to production. The methodology includes an integrated tool chain that also supports the development process from the cell level to the module and pack system, including integration into the vehicle. AVL also provides a full suite of battery testing technologies for various hybrid and electric vehicle applications as a fully integrated solution for the battery development market.
For unmatched throughput and efficiency in mixing systems, the leader continues to be B&P Process Equipment. B&P has been developing mixing and separation equipment since the early 1900s and has acquired extensive expertise in processing industries. It has created innovative and highly reliable equipment that can be applied to many industries.
The battery industry continues to require higher input mixer energy, and B&P continues to meet this challenge with innovative designs. Its proven mixing technology enables the highest-quality carbon paste for the lowest capital equipment investment and operating cost. Its systems are in operation in Europe, the Middle East, Australia, North America, and China to produce some of the highest-quality carbon paste products at the highest throughput.
Backer manufactures thin flexible foil circuits used for resistance heating, electrical circuits, sensors, antennas, etc. This etched circuit technology provides precise, dependable, imaginative capabilities for many applications. Backers European Engineering & Global Manufacturing provides ISO9001 and TS16949 certified quality at competitive prices. They are specializing in various types of customized heaters. Flexible foil heaters are ideal to integrate into batteries for providing the necessary thermal range to optimize the performance of batteries. Foil heaters are also convenient for a variety of battery designs because they can be made into almost any shape or size to fit into tightly compacted space or applied to uniquely shaped surface areas.
Bal Seal Engineering, Inc. is a global provider of custom-engineered sealing, connecting, conducting and shielding solutions for industry worldwide. The company’s products employ unique Bal Seal Canted Coil Spring® technology for enhanced performance and reliability.
The increase in the U.S. Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards to 54.5 mpg by 2025 will have a huge impact on the vehicles we drive today. There are a range of technologies that auto makers can use to reach the new standards, including electrification.
BASF is committed to help drive the future of electromobility through innovative chemical solutions. The company recently launched a new web site, www.e-mobility.basf.us, to highlight solutions for battery cells, packs and charging stations.
With a product portfolio including plastics for lightweight construction, catalysts, battery materials, gasoline and oil additives, BASF is a key player in helping the automotive industry develop the vehicles of the future, driving higher levels of sustainability and efficiency.
Batteries International is the $30 billion energy storage industry’s longest-serving magazine dealing with the dynamic, ever-changing world of batteries and energy storage. For two decades it has faithfully produced a magazine full of worldwide news, technical papers, end-user roundtables, people and product updates, data, market reports, executive interviews, conference coverage, and informed comment.
Batteries International is the definitive source of industry information, with regular news, views, technical updates and in-depth analysis written for key players – and, on occasion, by key players – in todays battery industry. Batteries International provides you with a vital source of information to keep you abreast of the latest developments in your industry. All markets and categories in the battery industry are covered: OEMs, distributors, suppliers, manufacturers, producers, recyclers, and end users.
Innovation, performance and customer satisfaction are Bergquist's guiding principles. Today, Bergquist supplies the world with some of the best-known brands in the business: Sil-Pad® thermally conductive interface materials, electrically insulating and non-insulating Gap Pads® and gap fillers, Hi-Flow® phase change grease replacement materials, Bond-Ply® thermally conductive adhesive tapes, and Thermal Clad® insulated metal substrates. Bergquist’s newest line of liquid formable materials require no curing, mixing or refrigeration, which is ideal for demanding applications requiring a balance during assembly between dispensability, low component stress and ease of rework.
From its beginnings in 1957, Bitrode has consistently produced specialized battery formation and lab testing equipment noted for standard-setting excellence in accuracy, reliability, innovation, and engineering.
Over fifty years, Bitrode has consistently met the changing needs of a sophisticated market by developing dependable, high performing equipment and long-term support to battery manufacturing companies of all sizes. They offer an extensive product line of formation and laboratory test equipment, as well as software tools, battery simulation, and manufacturing automation tools appropriate to all battery applications and chemistries.
Its clients—Johnson Controls, Maxell, Exide, Trojan, EnerDel, Yardney, General Motors, Ford, Detroit Testing Labs and Intertek among others across the battery, automotive and electronics industries—value Bitrode for turnkey collaborations, and ongoing service.
Bizlink provides electromobility interconnect solutions including custom cables, adapters, wiring harnesses and wire for electromobility applications such as electric vehicles, drive trains, charging and battery systems.
Bizlink offers vertically integrated manufacturing with its own wire extrusion and connector design/production capabilities in TS 16949-certified facilities. Its in-vehicle electronics and entertainment interconnect solutions are based on extensive experience with the global leaders in consumer electronics and IT.
Bloomy Energy Systems provides test and data acquisition products that enable battery, grid storage, and automotive companies to improve quality and reduce time to market for energy storage systems.
As a division of Bloomy Controls, Inc. which has over 20 years of experience developing automated test, data acquisition, and control systems, Bloomy Energy Systems is able to deliver customized solutions including:
Bosch Engineering adapts field-proven Bosch automotive technology for a wide variety of automotive and non-automotive applications. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Robert Bosch, it has access to the Bosch Group’s wide-ranging expertise and entire product portfolio. As a system engineering partner it has been creating complete solutions for customers since 1999, offering everything from the initial study to the production-ready design – even for projects with a production of one. Its range of services in the field of electromobility covers all relevant disciplines: definition and development of complete systems, the design of demonstration models and concept vehicles, right up to the start of series production.
Headquartered in Danbury, Connecticut, Branson Ultrasonics Corporation is the leading worldwide manufacturer of ultrasonic metal welding equipment. From its pioneering days in the development of ultrasonic welding, Branson has been applying the benefits of this superior welding technology to an ever-expanding range of applications. Clean, fast and cost-effective Branson systems produce highly stable, better quality bonds able to stand up to the harshest environmental conditions and meet the most critical performance needs. Branson offers a wide range of solutions for Battery Manufacturers. Branson is also an equipment manufacturer of plastics joining and precision cleaning systems.
BREYER’s long term experience of calander manufacturing has enabled its development of a sophisticated calendar system, allowing extreme line pressures with a special gap measuring and adjustment system. BREYER’s accurate and solid calandering system allows extreme low thickness tolerances and represents a further milestone in improving the process of li-ion battery manufacturing. BREYER is able to provide a production-size pilot line for demonstration and testing.
Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione has more than 160 attorneys, scientific advisors and patent agents who specialize in intellectual property, making it one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the U.S. Brinks lawyers provide expertise in all aspects of patent, trademark, unfair competition, trade secret and copyright law. Its Green Technology Group offers an unparalleled wealth of experience acquired through work in all aspects of developing, procuring, and litigating IP rights on green/clean technologies and sustainable practices. Brinks has offices in Detroit, Ann Arbor, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Research Triangle Park, N.C., Salt Lake City and Indianapolis.
Established in 1983, Brooks Kushman P.C. is a nationally ranked intellectual property and technology focused law firm with offices located in Michigan and California. The firm has over 70 lawyers and patent agents specializing in various disciplines. Brooks Kushman has a reputation for providing leading intellectual property strategy and counseling with a focus on the business objectives of its clients, and represents clients across many industries with respect to protection, enforcement and monetization of intellectual property, including patents, trademarks, copyright, and trade secrets.
Brueckner Group USA, Inc is a worldwide leading supplier of film production lines: mono- and bi-axial film stretching lines, complete turnkey plants, shrink film lines, stretching lines for optical films, laboratory & pilot lines, net & geo grid lines as well as a range of machinery covering cast film and sheet extrusion. Brueckner Group USA lines guarantee an efficient, flexible and reliable film production of all types for a wide variety of packaging and technical solutions. In Brueckner Group USA, Inc unique technology center various new applications have been supported by comprehensive R&D.
BS&B Safety Systems leads in pressure relief devices for cell and battery pack protection. Cell vents and battery pack vents in standard and custom designs are manufactured in TS16949 certified facilities. Low, medium and high volume manufacturing capabilities.
BTU International is a leading global supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment and processes to the alternative energy and electronics assembly markets. BTU equipment and know-how are used in solar cell, nuclear fuel and fuel cell manufacturing as well as in the production of printed circuit board assemblies and semiconductor packaging. BTU controlled atmosphere furnaces are available with temperature ranges up to 1150°C and with various process atmospheres including hydrogen and nitrogen. Excellent atmosphere purity is achieved through the use of BTU’s patented gas barrier technology. In addition, BTU’s unique eductor technology can be used to enhance cooling or control process atmosphere. The end result is superior efficiency, superior performance, and superior thermal uniformity.
Bühler is a global leader in the field of process engineering, especially production services for Grinding and Dispersion Technologies belonging to the Division of Advanced Materials. Now offering slurry production plants for lithium ion batteries in Europe and North America through a recently signed cooperation agreement with Asian leader, PRIMIX Corporation. With this collaboration, Buhler brings its market presence, plant engineering, integration and automation capabilities, test center, laboratory and customer service network and its own complementary activities in the field of LIB raw materials grinding.
Cadex Electronics Inc. is an established global leader in battery management products. With over 30 years of experience developing and commercializing technologies for testing and servicing batteries, Cadex has delivered solutions to many of the world’s largest companies in diverse industries that include radio and cellular communications, medical devices, portable computing, and aviation.
Based out of Fort Wayne, Indiana, Calienté, LLC is an innovative designer and manufacturer of thermal and climate systems, including heating, cooling, sensors and controls. Calienté offers a wide array of both standard and custom products in heating, cooling and sensing, utilizing a worldwide set of design and supply partners. They are ISO9001:2008 registered and carry UL component recognition on the majority of our products.
CalBattery has made significant advances in the commercial development process of a breakthrough Argonne National Laboratory (ANL) Lithium ion battery (LIB) silicon-graphene composite anode material. New higher capacity materials are required to improve LIB energy density, cycle life, and faster charge/ discharge characteristics. Graphite has traditionally been the anode of choice for commercial use today. Silicon-based anodes are particularly attractive because they have the highest theoretical specific capacity but break down after only a few cycles. The CalBattery Solution: Use the ANL process to stabilize nano silicon in LIB applications. When silicon is properly embedded into graphene platelets using the new CalBattery process, graphenes’ strength and elasticity allows it to absorb the expansion of silicon during battery cycling making it a stable “drop-in” graphite anode replacement with a proven 1,250mAh/g anode specific capacity performance in various high-energy density LIB cells.
CALSTART is a non-profit organization focused on the growth of the clean transportation technology industry as a strategy to improve air quality, protect the environment, and create high quality jobs. With over 150 members, CALSTART is the nation’s leading clean transportation and fuels consortium.
Join CALSTART in Chicago this October 7-9 for the High-Efficiency Truck Users Forum (HTUF) 2013 National Meeting – The Forum for Action in High-Efficiency Commercial Vehicles. Visit www.htuf.org or www.calstart.org for more information.
Canada Carbon is a carbon sciences company. Its goal is to be the most efficient graphite mining company in the world, providing the highest quality materials. Canada Carbon is trying to achieve this by deploying proprietary technologies, sound environmental policies, best practices company-wide and employing the best people the industry has. Together, these goals will be realized by being customer-centric and on the constant leading edge.
CD-adapco is the world's largest independent CFD-focused provider of engineering simulation software, support and services. It has over 30 years of experience in delivering industrial strength engineering simulation to a wide range of industries and application areas.
Century Mold is a full service supplier of injection molded engine cooling, HVAC, powertrain, and functional components and sub-systems to Fortune 500 companies in the OEM automotive, heavy truck, military/defense, emerging energy, consumer products, and furniture industries.
Specializing in glass filled nylon and polypropylene materials, it develops solutions to meet customer demands and the ever-changing market conditions. With a Sales and Engineering office in Metro Detroit, MI close to the automotive industry and 5 NAFTA region manufacturing facilities located near Dayton, OH; Nashville, TN; Rochester, NY; Chihuahua, MX; and Queretaro, MX; Century Mold designs, engineers and manufactures best-in-class products.
CHARGED Electric Vehicles Magazine is sent to decision makers throughout the automotive industry, from small start-ups to the biggest automakers, independent design firms to Tier One suppliers and fleet managers. In addition to their rapidly growing mailing list of qualified engineers and executives, CHARGED is distributed to the attendees of all the leading electric vehicle technology trade shows.
The magazine is the first dedicated to bringing EVs to primetime in an informative, creative, and interactive style. Each issue features company profiles, battery/technology news, new product reviews, big picture analysis - energy, environment, politics & foreign policy - and more.
Cincinnati Sub-Zero (CSZ) is a leading provider of environmental test chambers, with over 70 years of industry experience in designing and manufacturing temperature-humidity controlled products. CSZ offers a large selection of standard and custom-designed chambers for testing batteries of any size including temperature, humidity, altitude, thermal shock and combined temperature/humidity/vibration chambers. It offers extensive experience in chambers designed for testing lithium-ion batteries from small battery cells to large battery packs. Chamber sizes range from small benchtop chambers to full environmental controlled rooms available in a variety of temperature ranges as low as -70ºC to 190ºC.
CLAL - Vista Metals are producing and distributing high performance materials in copper and nickel-based alloys. They supply from shelf, or with short delivery times, strips, sheets, wires, bars from small to high quantities for stampers, battery pack manufacturers and OEMs. For decades they have supplied nickel strips for electrical connections and protection modules in power tooling, electronic devices, and automotive batteries. CLAL – Vista Metals also offer electron beam welded shunt strips for Battery Management Systems.
Climatic Testing Systems designs and manufactures a wide range of equipment used to simulate and control environmental conditions such as temperature, humidity and pressure for the automotive, HVAC and life science industries. This includes: calorimeter and durability test stands for automotive air conditioning systems and components; calorimeters and psychrometric rooms for commercial/residential HVAC products; conditioned air supply systems for engine testing; drive in chambers for vehicle testing and environmental chambers, environmental rooms and low temperature freezer rooms for the life science industry.
For over 40 years, Coleman Cable Inc. (CCI) has been a leading manufacturer and innovator of electrical and electronic wire & cable products, providing a vast offering of industrial/OEM products including automotive lead wire, electric vehicle cables, high voltage cables, battery cables, UL lead wire, specialty wire and cables for the automotive industry as well as ground fault circuit Interrupters and designed engineered products.
CCI utilizes nearly 3 million square feet of strategically located, state-of-the-art, ISO-certified manufacturing & distribution facilities nationwide and offers one of the most diversified lines of industrial, electronic, and assembled products available.
Founded in 2007 out of the collaboration of Caltech and CNRS, the French National Center of Scientific Research, Contour Energy Systems is pioneering breakthrough advancements in new fluorine-based battery chemistries, nano-materials science and manufacturing processes. Amassing over 45 patented and patent-pending technologies, Contour is developing advanced primary and next-generation rechargeable battery systems optimized to meet the most demanding power and energy density, reliability, and safety requirements. Contour is commercializing and licensing its technology portfolio to address a wide range of applications spanning the transportation, government and defense, medical, industrial, and portable electronics markets.
CrossChasm’s products and services serve a broad range of applications within the vehicle OEM and fleet management marketplace. Its focus is to help vehicle manufactures build best-in-class hybrid, electric and plug-in vehicles, and guide large-scale end users of those vehicles, such as fleet managers and fleet owners in accurately assessing the full lifecycle costs of next generation vehicle adoption.
Distinguished by its passion for hybrid technology and over 40 years of combined expertise, CrossChasm enables your leap to hybrid and electric vehicles allowing you to cross the chasm in a shorter time frame and on a smaller budget.
Founded in 1996, Crystal Instruments (CI) is a leading manufacturer of dynamic measurement, signal analysis, and vibration testing equipment. Crystal Instruments is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, the center of Silicon Valley. Currently, CI products are distributed in over 40 countries around the world.
Crystal Instruments founders James Zhuge Ph.D and Justin Tang previously founded Dactron, which established industry benchmarks with innovative technology. (Dactron was acquired by LDS, which in turn was acquired by Bruel & Kjaer.) Zhuge and Tang continue leading innovation with Crystal Instruments today, driving the development of the most technologically advanced products available in the market.
CSM offers tailor-made measurement solutions for mobile and stationary use, especially for development of cars, trucks, construction, agriculture machines and components thereof. Main fields of application are e-mobility, powertrain development, engine calibration, climate control, endurance and fleet testing. CSM is introducing a new product targeted specifically for temperature measurement in a high-voltage environment.
To meet the challenging requirements of lead oxide handling, Cyclonaire combines complete system design and top-quality equipment with exceptional personal service. You can depend on getting the right equipment and recommendations the first time, as well as comprehensive start-up and customer service. Whether you need a basic solution for a simple system or a complete material handling from truck receiving to mixer feed, Cyclonaire will meet your company's exact needs helping maximize your operation. Celebrating its 40th year in business, it is experienced in all aspects of lead oxide storage and handling. Please call us at 1-800-445-0730 for your next project.
D&V Electronics is leading the advancement of hybrid/electric vehicle motors, controllers and battery test systems. By combining advanced technology with performance, accuracy and modular design in manufactured test systems, D&V continuously exceeds customer expectations. D&V’s newest product line includes the BST-240, a battery system tester designed for innovative, high performance battery pack testing. Multiple levels of functionality encompass intuitive user experience, thermal controls, BMS communications, high speed power measurement, automated controls and more.
Recent development also includes innovative testing software with a user-friendly, customizable interface which offers a highly effective user experience for motor, inverter and battery testing.
'Innovating Energy Equipment Technology for Tomorrow - this is the commitment of Daiichi Jitsugyo (America), Inc. Its EES Division was created to provide a complete solution for manufacturing equipment needed to produce various energy storage and converting technologies, including lithium ion, ultracapacitors, fuel cells, and solar cells. DJA-EES provides equipment solutions for the materials manufacturing, electrode manufacturing, and cell assembly processes.
Dana's custom heat-transfer solutions for hybrid and electric vehicle cooling systems lead the way in quality, durability and innovation.
Dana is a world-leading supplier of driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of passenger, commercial, and off-highway vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy powertrains. The company's global network of engineering, manufacturing, and distribution facilities provides original equipment and aftermarket customers with local product and service support. Based in Maumee, Ohio, Dana employs more than 23,000 people in 26 countries and reported 2012 sales of $7.2 billion.
DEWESoft, the leading edge in data acquisition instrumentation, offers a full suite of hardware for in-vehicle and lab data acquisition applications. Scalable from as small as eight to thousands of channels, its instruments are available as handheld USB devices, stand-alone battery-powered systems, or rack-mounted configurations. Powered by the already matured DEWESoft software, it can acquire many multi-domain test sets that may include analog in/out, digital in/out, video, CAN, FlexRay, XCP, GPS, and much more. DEWESoft is the next evolution of data acquisition instrumentation, designed to handle a variety of automotive applications such as: ride handling, brake testing, durability testing, road load, combustion analysis, pass-by-noise, NVH testing, order tracking, torsional vibration, balancing, real-time kinematics, ACC, ISO lane change, and more.
DEWETRON makes powerful yet easy to use data acquisition systems for vehicle testing, including e-mobility and battery performance, hybrid electric engines, dynamics and durability. High isolation signal conditioning with ±1800V isolation, and bandwidth up to 2 MHz per channel. Signal conditioning for every signal and sensor. DEWETRON systems record and display data from analog and digital sensors PLUS video cameras, as well as CAN BUS, PCM streams, IRIG, and GPS sensors. Design your own displays and outputs with easy to use software. Portable in-vehicle models, benchtop models, and rack-mount models for permanent, larger scale systems.
Dexmet redefines service and availability for precision-expanded foils and polymers with exacting mechanical and electrical properties that meet unequivocal conductivity, weight and dimensional requirements. Foils are from .001" thin, to 60" width, from 1 to 11,000 openings per square inch. Materials can be anodized, plated, painted or plastic coated, bent, formed, & punched. Its efficient expanding process is of great advantage with very expensive raw materials such as Titanium, Niobium and Zirconium. Dexmet offers the greatest range of products, capabilities and resources available all with ISO 9001:2008 certified quality.
DfR Solutions is the leading provider of quality, reliability, and safety software and services for the electronics industry. It supports clients across electronic technology markets including aviation and aerospace, automotive, consumer, industrial, medical, military, solar, telecommunications, as well as throughout the electronic component and material supply chain.
Innovative reliability software and industry expertise empower customers to maximize and accelerate product design and development while saving time, managing resources, and improving customer satisfaction.
Applying an integrated use of the science of Physics of Failure, best practices, and an in depth understanding of industry standards, DfR Solutions provides crucial insights and solutions early in product design and throughout the product life cycle.
Digatron/Firing Circuits with factories in the United States, Germany and China is a leading manufacturer of computer controlled formation and test systems offering the industry a single source for custom systems used in R&D, quality control and production environments. Digatron/Firing Circuits provides an extensive range of products including: formation charging systems, cycle-life testers, laboratory and production high rate discharge testers, high-speed pulse testers, super-capacitor testers, fuel cell/stack testers, pilot and large-scale formation/grading systems for large format Li cells, hybrid & EV battery pack test systems and battery simulators. All systems are controlled using Digatron/Firing Circuits’ powerful software applications.
DNV KEMA is an independent authority in testing, inspection & certification and a global energy consultancy. With a 150-year heritage in the energy sector, the company’s services span the entire value chain including: renewable energy, energy efficiency, power generation, transmission and distribution and energy-related testing, inspection and certification. Its customers include household names in production, supply and end-use of energy, as well as manufacturers, governments and corporations. DNV KEMA operates the world’s largest short-circuit laboratory and recently announced plans for a Test and Commercialization Center providing services to facilitate product commercialization and growth in energy storage.
DreamWeaver makes non-woven nanofiber battery separators from a blend of nanofibers and microfibers, which provide:
• Higher Power: Higher ionic conductivity results in greater electrode utilization at high C-rates, improving available power in electric vehicles, power tools and other high performance applications.
• Better Efficiency: Reduced internal resistance lowers energy dissipation, increasing efficiency.
• Higher Energy Density: More efficient ion transfer allows for flexible battery design with thicker electrodes and reduced separator area, increasing energy density.
Due to these attributes, the DreamWeaver Silver separator allows for thinner, lighter and smaller batteries. In addition, cost reductions result from less expensive separator and battery manufacturing costs.
Drive Oregon is a nonprofit public-private partnership with diverse membership from across the range of companies and organizations involved in electrifying the transportation system. Drive Oregon's mission is to promote, support, and grow the electric vehicle industry in Oregon.
dSPACE is the world’s leading provider of hardware and software tools for developing and testing sophisticated electronic control systems. For over 20 years, dSPACE’s high-quality, off-the-shelf software and hardware tools have empowered engineers to design and innovate, while dramatically reducing development times and cost. dSPACE’s pioneering products − such as the automatic production code generator TargetLink, MicroAutoBox rapid prototyping systems, and hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) simulators − have become de-facto standards for developing electronics in the automotive sector. It is also heavily relied upon by the aerospace, defense, commercial vehicle / off-highway, academic, research, and other industries.
Dynamic Testing & Equipment (DTE) is a global supplier of testing equipment, ranging from a line of standard testing components to advanced custom systems.
It is a respected manufacturer of structural testing equipment, focusing on providing customers with creative solutions to improve the performance, safety, and reliability of their product.
East Penn manufactures batteries from six to over 20,000 pounds, providing thousands of energy storage solutions for virtually any application. A leader in emerging battery technology and systems integration, the company is literally revolutionizing the industry with advanced UltraBattery technology, while exploring other power technologies that support HEVs, smart grid, and renewable energy generation, with countless future opportunities. East Penn owns and operates the largest single-site battery manufacturing facility in its industry, certified to ISO 9001, ISO/TS 16949, and ISO 14001 requirements. The company has a more than 65-year history of delivering the highest quality products and service for complete customer satisfaction.
Welcome to the world of ventilation and drive engineering. As a worldwide innovation leader in fans and motors with over 14,500 different products, Ebm-papst has the ideal solution for virtually all air technology and drive engineering tasks. If it does not have it already, its 500 engineers and technicians will work with you to develop a new one.
The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) is the preeminent trade association promoting battery, hybrid, plug-in hybrid and fuel cell electric drive technologies and infrastructure. EDTA conducts public policy advocacy, education, industry networking, and conferences. EDTA’s membership includes vehicle and equipment manufacturers, energy companies, technology developers, component suppliers, government agencies and others. For more information about EDTA and its members, visit www.ElectricDrive.org. For information about owning and operating electric vehicles, please visit www.GoElectricDrive.com.
Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo 2014 (September 16-18, Novi) is the premier showcase for electric and hybrid vehicle technology and innovation. The show highlights advances right across the powertrain and across a wide range of vehicles from passenger and commercial to off-highway industrial vehicles.
First published in 1995, and now sent twice a year to over 30,000 key specifiers and decision makers throughout the global OE automotive, bus and truck industries, Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology International is firmly established as the world’s leading international showcase for technology and innovation in electric, hybrid and fuel-cell vehicle design, development and manufacture.
First published in 1995, and now sent twice a year to over 30,000 key specifiers and decision makers throughout the global OE automotive, bus and truck industries, Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology International is firmly established as the world’s leading international showcase for technology and innovation in electric, hybrid and fuel-cell vehicle design, development and manufacture.
Electric Applications Incorporated (EAI) has extensive expertise and experience in energy applications, including battery evaluation and certification, application simulation for motive power and energy storage, and battery research and development. EAI personnel also provide consulting in areas of electricity generation, transmission and distribution, grid integration and the environment. EAI headquarters near downtown Phoenix include a state of the art laboratory, capable of a full range of battery testing and application development for a variety of advanced battery chemistries.
Electrolock is a manufacturer of insulation sleeves for military and automotive applications. They work with your engineering group to develop a product that not only meets all the application requirements but also fits into your processing capabilities. They can also help you customize equipment to improve productivity with their sleeves. Materials vary to meet thermal, electrical and mechanical requirements.
ECI is a film capacitor supplier that specializes in high voltage, & high frequency applications with both small and large volume requirements. It has many lines of capacitors using different dielectric and encapsulation materials creating a strong portfolio of products. ECI is a leader in new technology for film capacitors and it prides itself in meeting any requirement on the market. Its primary markets include, but are limited to, Military, Automotive, & Industrial.
As one of the most diversified and advanced testing and development laboratories in the world, Element Materials Technology provides its customer with industry leading testing services, delivered with expertise and understanding acquired from over 100 years of experience. Within the company’s 100,000 ft2 of testing space, Element Materials Technology performs environmental, vibration/shock, mechanical, chemical and operational durability testing on products including full vehicles, electronics, hybrid batteries, fuel systems and components, body systems and structures, chassis systems, vehicle interior and exterior trim, raw and finished materials. Element Materials Technology also provides consumer product certification, test system development and test instrument calibrations.
Elite Power Solutions was founded in March 2008 aiming to provide best and affordable energy storage and power delivery solutions for electric vehicle applications. Its products include scale-up state-of-art Li-ion batteries, matching chargers and BMS systems. It provides Li-ion batteries, chargers and BMS systems as complete packages for electric cars, electric motorcycles, electric scooters and electric bicycles applications.
Superior technology paired with advanced materials differentiate the products EnerDel manufactures. Its quality-driven approach and engineering expertise - more than 85 issued patents with an additional 40 pending - enable EnerDel to design solutions that address the needs of customers and deliver the results they require. EnerDel designs, builds and manufactures lithium-ion energy storage solutions and battery systems with a focus on heavy duty transportation, on- and off-grid electrical, mass transit and task-oriented applications.
Energy Development Associates are designers and manufacturers of power conversion and grid-tied battery cycling products from 30 to 500kW, parallel-able to > 1MW. Advanced control software (PRIME) and bi-directional power flow results in a turn-key system. Its customized, intuitive interface ships standard with each system and allows for load profile inputs, graphing, data logging with analog and digital channels available for critical parameter monitoring. In Q4 2013 EDA will introduce a high speed DC-DC front end for low voltage, high current applications rated for 2500Amps, capable of operating down to ZERO volts to fully meet cell, and module level testing for all battery chemistries.
EnerSys® is the largest industrial battery manufacturer in the world, operating manufacturing and assembly facilities worldwide for customers in over 100 countries.
EnerSys is uniquely positioned to provide expertise in designing, building, installing and maintaining a comprehensive stored energy solution for industrial applications throughout the world. The company's products and services are focused on three primary markets: motive power, reserve power and aerospace & defense. Motive power applications include material handling, railway and mining equipment, while reserve power applications consist of telecommunications, datacenters, electronics, security, portable power, switchgear/utility, and sports and leisure. Aerospace & defense applications include military planes, submarines and tactical vehicles.
Engineered Materials Solutions has a 90 year history of continuous success in the development and commercialization of a vast array of clad material systems for a variety of applications. Clad metals consist of two or more dissimilar metals metallurgically bonded to provide more ideal functional characteristics. Clad materials are designed when a single material does not offer the optimum balance of properties for a specific application. EMS has invented or pioneered many innovative clad materials, supplying a broad range of markets including energy storage, automotive, HVAC, electronic controls, aerospace, cookware, defense and government applications.
Weiss Envirotronics, Inc is a worldwide leader in design and manufacture of Environmental Test Chambers. With vast experience and knowledge of testing batteries and batteries systems it can provide you with the right chamber solution. Product offerings also include temperature, humidity, thermal shock, vibration testing and many more. Weiss Envirotronics’ applications engineers can help find the right chamber for your testing application. Get your free presentation on Lithium Ion Battery Safety Testing by contacting Envirotronics at: firstname.lastname@example.org, calling 1-800-368-4768 or visiting www.envirotronics.com
Founded in 2006, Envision Solar sets itself apart from the market with its unique offering of advanced, high quality solar with beautiful and iconic design. Its Solar Tree® structure works as a billboard for a company’s green credentials while producing clean energy and improving the aesthetics of any parking lot. Envision Solar has won numerous awards for its Solar Tree® structure, the world’s most recognized image for solar shade structures. For businesses today making a green statement to customers and employees is incredibly important; Envision Solar gives you the tools to make that statement, so that not only will your commitment be visible, it will also be beautiful.
ESPEC North America produces a wide range of temperature chambers from compact benchtop models to vehicle drive-in. ESPEC offers thermal shock systems, ovens, and temperature cycling chambers for meeting UL, IEC, SAE test standards. Models and safety features easily customized to meet specific needs, easy integration with battery test systems.
Evans Analytical Group (EAG) is the leading independent provider of surface analysis and materials characterization services to the materials supply chain and to high technology companies. We specialize in providing analytical services, and have the widest range of characterization techniques available, such as: SEM, TEM, Auger, XPS, TOF-SIMS, XRD, GDMS and ICPMS, via our global laboratory network. Our aim is to provide our battery and energy storage customers with the most reliable, highest quality data as quickly as possible; to enable them to rapidly increase their knowledge regarding their materials and products; and to reduce time and cost to market.
EVerGreen Drive Systems is a specialized OEM supplier and systems integrator of electric and hybrid vehicle kits and components. As an Authorized Representative of Curtis Instruments and a Certified Curtis System Integrator, EVergreen Drive Systems provides sales, service, design engineering and application support, critical services for OEMs who may not have full in-house engineering and system integration capabilities.
As a division of Global Industrial Products, Inc., EVerGreen is based in the Chicago area, and has been an industrial component sales supplier since 1996. EVerGreen has the expertise and resources to support all types of EV development projects nationwide and is a full service provider that offers comprehensive standard and custom 48V, 96V, Pump Drive Kits, electric vehicle instrumentation, drive systems (motor speed controllers and EV motors) and related components such as throttles, DC contactors, beacons, warning alarms and much more.
Evergreen Resources offers a broad range of battery solutions for those who sell, lease or operate forklifts and forklift batteries. With more than 20 years’ experience in the forklift battery business, it provides one of the best reconditioning programs available.
Evergreen Resources reconditions all of its batteries to the highest standards. It only reconditions and sell batteries that started out as top caliber batteries from recognized manufacturers. Standard battery reconditioning includes acid adjustment, cell replacement, load testing, cable replacement, and detailed cosmetics. Load test results are always shared, and original serial numbers are kept intact for date of manufacture verification.
With over 90 scientific and engineering disciplines, Exponent’s staff of approximately 900, located in 19 offices throughout the nation and 5 international offices, combines unparalleled technical expertise with the ability, when necessary, to focus this knowledge in extremely short time frames. Their multidisciplinary team of scientists, physicians, engineers, and regulatory consultants will perform either in-depth scientific research and analysis, or very rapid-response evaluations, to provide our clients with the critical information that both day-to-day and strategic decisions can require. You are welcome to stop by their booth.
Faustel Incorporated provides complete electrode production solutions with over 50 years of experience in coating, drying and all aspects of web handling. Its adaptable modular systems can be arranged to meet your specific requirements in single or double pass configurations, and built to clean room and dry room standards.
Faustel’s in-house Process Technical Center stands ready to assist you with product development and process R&D. Its facility includes a 300 mm pilot coater and a 600 mm production level coating line, both capable of aqueous and solvent based slot die, comma roll and gravure coating.
Fedco Electronics is the leader in the distribution, design, and assembly of batteries and battery packs for portable electronics. Specialists in Li-Ion and Lithium Primary assemblies, Fedco designs and assembles ENERGY+® Power Products in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Fedco is your authorized distributor for Panasonic, Sanyo, Saft, FDK, Maxell, and more. From concept to creation, Fedco offers batteries with custom molded plastic cases as well as custom Protection Circuit Modules and SM Bus battery status circuits. The end result is a truly “Made in the U.S.A.” product assembled in a ISO 9001-2008 Certified quality environment.
Firefly International Energy specializes in creating revolutionary batteries. Its carbon foam technology delivers longer service life, increased energy efficiency and better performance under extreme conditions. Firefly’s carbon foam design resists sulfation and corrosion while dramatically increasing the surface area within the battery, resulting in greater energy capacity, faster recharges and deeper discharge capability. It is currently focusing its efforts on a 12V Group 31 Deep Cycle battery.
The world’s best automotive minds are driving toward three goals – zero accidents, zero emissions, and seamless connectivity.
Flextronics creates value that increases its customers’ competitiveness. Its advanced automotive solutions deliver a wide range of options, from original design and manufacturing to high quality build-to- print assemblies. Leveraging global scale, design expertise and vertical integration, Flextronics enables its customers to overcome logistical challenges. With operations in the Americas, Asia and Europe, Flextronics is well positioned to deliver comprehensive solutions that dramatically reduce product cost and shorten time-to-market, creating competitive advantages for its customers.
Focus Graphite is a leading Canadian junior graphite developer positioned to assume a dominant role in the industry by introducing a value-layered, vertically integrated mine-to-market business structure. Its Lac Knife graphite deposit, at 16% grade, is first among equals. It provides for the lowest production costs and the highest sustainable investor returns. Technology licensing acquired from Hydro-Quebec’s IREQ provides a foundation for purifying and producing battery-grade (99.95%) graphite and for the production of graphite anodes for lithium-ion batteries. Focus Graphite’s mine is located in Quebec, with planned purification and anode facilities in Montreal and head office in Ottawa.
Fraunhofer Battery Alliance focuses on applied research in electrochemical energy storage, and develops new technologies and conceptual solutions to the application level, paying particular attention to their social, economical and ecological impact. Fraunhofer offers key competencies across a series of disciplines including materials, systems engineering and manufacturing, simulation and testing.
Fujipoly is a global manufacturing company specializing in electronic packaging components such as Zebra® Elastomeric Connectors, Sarcon® Thermal Interface Materials, and complex silicone rubber extrusions and co-extrusions. With nine locations in North America, Europe, and Asia, Fujipoly’s network is designed to supply products to customers quickly at the local level.
Future Technologies Incorporated (FTI) is recognized leader in the development of engineered leak testing systems for production and laboratory applications. In addition to leak testing systems, FTI designs and builds state of the art assembly, automation, welding and functional test systems. FTI has over 750 system installations throughout North America, China, Germany, Brazil, Korea, Switzerland, Holland, Hungary, Australia, Malaysia and Thailand.
FTW, LLC is a Manufacturers' Representative with a focus on high power components and services. It has developed a well-balanced set of suppliers to meet your entire product and support needs; companies include Payton – transformers & inductors, Electronic Concepts – film capacitors, United SiC – silicon carbide diodes & switches, and Tecnova/Logical Products – engineering services & contract manufacturing. FTW’s territory is the Great Lakes Region, including Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio. It is here to serve you with fast and responsive service, with a thorough knowledge of its offerings.
G4 Synergetics traces its origins to General Electric’s first commercially successful rechargeable battery company. Originally built in 1963 in Gainesville, Florida to produce Nickel Cadmium rechargeable batteries for the Cordless Norelco Razor, the company went on to develop Zinc Manganese, Nickel Metal Hydride, and Lithium Ion rechargeable battery chemistries. This battery manufacturing giant was successively owned by General Electric, Gates Energy, and Energizer Battery.
G4 Synergetics aims at providing economical rechargeable battery solutions targeted for applications requiring high power and rapid recharge. Proprietary bipolar construction is utilized to achieve these characteristics.
Gamma Technologies is the developer of a system-level simulation GT-SUITE, designed specifically for the vehicle industry. Based on a multi-physics foundation (fluids, mechanics, electrics, thermal, chemical kinetics and control) GT-SUITE is the only true “virtual vehicle/powertrain” platform. It covers the whole range of simulations concerning conventional, hybrid and electric vehicles, including performance, energy consumptions, driveability, component thermal management emissions and control. With over 500 customers worldwide, GT-SUITE is the leading simulation software, being used by practically all vehicle OEMs worldwide.
GIGAVAC, today’s expert in sealed switching technology is a USA manufacturer of environmentally sealed high voltage relays, contactors and battery management products. Designed for long life and extreme conditions, GIGAVAC EPIC contactors can be used in a wide variety of applications at voltages from 12V to 750V along with current ratings from 50A to 4000A. This wide voltage capability enables these components to be used in traditional ICE engines, hybrid systems, and electric vehicle systems. GIGAVAC also offers integrated electronics for low voltage disconnects, voltage sensing functionality and other sensing capabilities. GIGAVAC products are all RoHS and many UL recognized.
GOLDEN LIGHT HI-TECH (A.K.A: SHANTOU JINGUANG Hi-Tech) was founded in 2000, and their USA branch was established in Pasadena California in 2009. Golden Light Hi-Tech develop and manufacture energy storage materials, especially lithium-ion-battery related materials. They have successfully developed a number of patented technologies, which synthesis of Lithium Ion Electrolytes, Lithium Hexafluorophosphate (A.K.A Li Salt or LiPF6) and Purified Organic Solvents have got few industrial rewards. Their company has passed the ISO9001:2008 quality management system authentication. “Best Quality, Best Brand, Best Service" is their company policy. They will always put double effort on technological development and product quality management.
Canada is part of a fully integrated North American automotive market with Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Honda and Toyota operating Canadian production facilities.
The Economist Intelligence Unit consistently rates Canada’s business environment as the best in the world among auto-producing nations. Why?
Put it together, and CANADA is the clear investment choice.
Greenlight Innovation has been a leader in electrochemical test systems for 20 years, with a global installation base of over 600 test systems. Greenlight is a test system integrator, offering hardware solutions and fully automated control software. Features of the Greenlight battery test software include: real-time graphing, automated scripting and data logging, database integration, remote and centralized control, email alarm notification and the ability to integrate and control ancillary devices such as environment chambers, third party cyclers, data acquisition systems and liquid cooling systems.
GT Contact , a major manufacturer of rugged, waterproof connectors, announces the availability of its full line of miniaturized, robust and cost-effective connectors. Meeting the stringent standards of TUV, ISO 9001 and ISO 14001, GT Contact offers a variety of connectors for the industrial market including IP67, IP68, IP69, magnetic, Ethernet RJ-45, USB, D-Sub, M12/M8, DC plug and circular connectors.
For more information or to discuss custom designed, rugged and waterproof connectors and cable assemblies please contact email@example.com or visit www.gtcontact.com
HBM Test and Measurement offers a complete eDrive solution for efficiency testing on electrical drive trains, incorporating data acquisition and torque transducers for continuous and synchronous acquisition of electrical and mechanical power.
With over 60 years of experience and professional measurement services, HBM offers state of the art solutions for an extensive range of test and measurement applications in many industries worldwide. HBM is a leading global supplier of high-performance sensors, transducers, amplifiers and data acquisition systems as well as software for structural durability investigations, tests and analysis.
With the growing demand for larger and higher performance batteries, HEL’s Battery Testing Calorimeter (BTC) provides a critical safety tool for battery developers and users. The BTC tests for thermal runaway potential of batteries at different temperatures, and also allows safe limits for battery charging and discharging to be determined. Battery components, individual 18650 batteries and large battery packs can be tested, enabling both safe designs as well as testing under “abuse conditions”, which is gradually becoming an industry requirement. Digital cyclers can be integrated into the BTC to help generate performance and life-cycle data.
Huanyu New Energy is a joint venture by Henan Huanyu Group and Origo Partners PLC(a British fund management and investment company). By inheriting Huanyu Group’s 30 year patent technology and experience in rechargeable battery and battery material manufacturing, Huanyu New Energy has developed soft-packaging, electrolyte-starved, large capacity Lithium-ion rechargeable batteries. Huanyu rechargeable batteries are known for the uniformity of the cells, longer cycle life, and enhanced safety. In addition, they could be installed at any direction, which helps improve the utilization of system space. These characteristics have made Huanyu batteries the preferred power sources for electric vehicles and energy storage systems.
Henkel is the market leader in adhesives, sealants and surface treatments to the transportation industry. Backed by extensive design capabilities, a broad product range, specific application knowledge and technical expertise, the company delivers solutions to all segments of automotive development. Through powerful brands like LOCTITE®, TEROSON®, AQUENCE®, BONDERITE® and MULTAN®, Henkel provides significant economic and environmental advantages for today’s vehicles.
Heter Electronics Group Co., Ltd. is located at Zaozhuang. As a new technology enterprise, Heter focuses on the field of green new energy, which is the only group enterprise that implements the development mode of the industrial chain of the lithium iron phosphate material, power battery and battery pack, super capacitor, and pure electric automobile. Its main products include LiFePO4 material, the lithium-iron cylindrical battery, the lithium-iron button battery, super capacitors, and the LiFePO4 power battery and battery system.
Hibar Systems has been providing production equipment for the battery industry for over 30 years. Hibar is well known for its precision dispensing pumps that are used for electrolytes, gels, sealants and wetting agents.
For battery applications that require more than a dispensing pump Hibar offers a complete range of battery equipment. It has extensive expertise in vacuum filling, cell assembly and closing methods for most cell chemistries.
Hibar will work to meet your custom requirements, from a lab scale filling system for product development to a complete 800 part per minute production line. Contact Hibar at firstname.lastname@example.org or 905-731-2400
Eight years ago, Hipower Group became one of the world’s first manufacturers of LiFePO4 batteries. The company’s pioneering efforts have earned it 13 national patents thus far. Hipower has passed CE, MSDS, ISO/ TS 16949 certifications. Hipower LiFePO4 batteries are used in energy storage: UPS, solar and wind, telecommunication systems, electric vehicles, electric yachts and starting batteries.
Hockmeyer Equipment Corporation has been providing process solutions around the world for over 70 years. It is the leader in the grinding & dispersion industry and offers custom designed process equipment for mixing, blending, dispersing and particle size reduction as fine as 50 nanometers. Hockmeyer offers a state of the art customer service laboratory for product testing on its equipment to take the guess work out of deciding whether a specific machine design will meet your product processing requirements.
HORIBA offers the tools and expertise to optimize E-motor and power train development. Choose from a full complement of simulation capabilities for real-world test results. Virtual testing options range from battery, environment, track, engine and driver simulation—all the way to full vehicle simulation (including wheel-slip events). Equipment and services are offered for purchase, or on a contract basis through its labs in Troy, Michigan where an experienced Contract Testing Team is available to address your application needs.
HUBER+SUHNER offers a wide spectrum of RADOX® cables and cable systems for the automotive industry that guarantee safe and durable connections in demanding automotive environments. Extensive experience in the design and construction of cable systems also makes HUBER+SUHNER a professional partner in the development and manufacture of cable harnesses and connection systems for power distribution systems in electric and hybrid vehicles. The company offers turnkey connectivity solutions from the planning stage through to the customer-specific design, as well as the global production of small, pilot and high-volume series, and its global production sites offer the necessary operational flexibility.
Hydrogenics Corporation is a global provider of advanced hydrogen solutions including utility scale energy storage and hydrogen power systems. The company is the global leader in water electrolysis products and services. From leading edge propulsion systems and backup systems to vehicle fuelling stations and solutions, Hydrogenics are helping customers around the world shift power to a cleaner energy future.
Formed in 2010 with the fusion of International Components Corporation, Inc. and Nexergy, Inc., ICCNexergy™ is the genesis of the single-source developer and manufacturer of innovative power solutions for portable devices, stationary backup power, and motive power applications. With more than 40 years of experience, it is an established worldwide leader with deep roots in designing and manufacturing custom rechargeable power systems including: lithium ion battery packs, battery chargers, docking stations, highly efficient power supplies. Its partners include major OEMs in the following markets: medical, data server/storage, consumer electronics, safety/security, data acquisition and military/aerospace industries.
ICCNexergy owns and operates four state of the art production facilities strategically positioned to provide cost effective, high volume production to major OEMs. With more than 250,000 square feet of wholly-owned manufacturing space and a full suite of in-house design, tooling, and test capabilities, it is capable of managing complex programs from design through production around the world. Each facility is ISO 9001:2008 certified and produces products that are EISA, ROHS, and CEC compliant.
IDTechEx offers independent market research, business intelligence and advice on emerging technologies to companies across the value chain, supporting them in making essential strategic business decisions.
Experienced business and technology experts provide international perspective in electric vehicles, disruptive new materials, components and systems, energy storage, energy harvesting and printed electronics & electrics. IDTechEx does this by disseminating its research through subscription and advisory services, reports, bespoke consulting and events.
Inabata specializes in the R&D level marketing and the commercial distribution of material science products, including unique cathodes, anodes, electrolytes and other additives for the Li-ion battery market. Their expertise in Li-ion batteries began via their investment in a trial manufacturing and evaluation company by the name of Elexcel in Kyoto, Japan. Inabata understands the material science requirements needed for optimizing battery cells and packs. In addition their firm’s specialization allows them to professionally market unique and promising new materials to R&D groups around the world. Let them help you optimize your firm’s position in the exciting Li-ion battery space.
Innovative Machine Corporation is a custom machine OEM specializing in production machinery for the energy storage industry. It manufactures coating machines, calendering machines and slitting machines which are custom designed for this demanding industry. Over the last 20 years, it ha pioneered new technologies dry powder coating and paste coating. It has numerous production machines processing electrodes from dry powder or from a paste, as well as traditional slurry. Innovative Machine Corporation has a high concentration of experience in electrode production machinery. Its calendering machinery are some of the best in the world. It also makes the world's widest automatic slitting machine.
Coex Convention and Exhibition Center in Seoul is to launch a new show this fall, ‘InterBattery 2013’ as part of Energy Korea in order to further enhance the domestic and international battery market. From October 16 – 19, 2013, battery-related companies will gather in Hall B of the center for a battery expo expected to spearhead secondary cell industry development and information exchange. Also, From October 17 – 18, 2013, ‘The Battery Conference 2013’ will be held at Coex to explore the opportunity of conceptualizing business plans and boosting corporate competitiveness in various fields related to the cell industry.
Intertek has the expertise, resources and global reach to support its customers through its network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 30,000 people in more than 100 countries around the world. They offer industry-leading, independent consulting and testing for batteries, fuel cells and super-capacitors. In addition to their NRTL, National Certification Body status and CTIA and ISO 17025 accreditations, their capabilities range from coin cell evaluations to full pack EV/HEV batteries for automotive applications. Other automotive services include market conformance and electrical safety approvals of EV/HEV/EVSE components & systems. Visit them at www.intertek.com/energy-storage.
ITW Powertrain Metals is a leading contract manufacturer of deep draw metal stampings and fastening solutions. It provides innovative cost effective solutions through up front engineering involvement and technological expertise. With this framework it is able to reduce processes, eliminate parts, and provide total system cost savings. ITW has earned a global reputation for producing tightly toleranced components in primarily the safety critical automotive segments, including airbag inflators, electro mechanical solenoids, fuel injection, and fuel rail isolation. The value creation for its customers resides in its deep draw stamping knowledge; whether it is unique captured fastening or innovative airbag diffuser design, ITW’s ability to recognize opportunities and leverage its technical talents provides value.
JETRO, or the Japan External Trade Organization, is a government-related organization that works to promote mutual trade and investment between Japan and the rest of the world. Originally established in 1958 to promote Japanese exports abroad, JETRO's core focus in the 21st century has shifted toward promoting foreign direct investment into Japan and helping small to medium size Japanese firms maximize their global export potential.
A global leader in the design and manufacture of industrial lasers, JK Lasers helps customers find the best solutions to their cutting, welding and drilling requirements. Products include Watt to kilowatt fiber lasers, CW and Pulsed Nd:YAG lasers, process tools and user-friendly software. Drawing on over 40 years expertise, JK Lasers also provides post-sales technical support, staff training and sample processing in specialist applications laboratories.
Johnson Controls Power Solutions is the global leader in lead-acid automotive batteries and advanced batteries for Start-Stop, hybrid and electric vehicles. Its 35 manufacturing facilities supply more than one third of the worlds lead-acid batteries to major auto makers and aftermarket retailers. Its global brands include OPTIMA™, VARTA™, LTH™ and Heliar™. Through its innovations, Johnson Controls is also building the advanced battery industry for more fuel-efficient and sustainable vehicles. Its commitment is evidenced by their world-class technology, manufacturing and recycling capabilities. Visit Johnson Controls at The Battery Show 2013 to find out more or go to www.johnsoncontrols.com.
Johnson Matthey Battery Systems is one of Europe’s foremost designers and producers of lithium-ion battery systems for high performance hybrid and plug-in hybrid vehicles. Its automotive battery systems are designed and manufactured to exacting automotive standards by drawing on many years of battery experience. In addition, strategic partnerships with many of the world’s most advanced cell manufacturers enable it to specify the best cell for a particular application.
Johnson Matthey Battery Systems is part of Johnson Matthey’s Battery Technologies business, which comprises the company’s R&D programmes in advanced battery materials together with the design, development and manufacture of integrated battery systems.
From its headquarters in Berlin, the Jonas & Redmann Group develops and manufactures innovative systems that automate handling, transporting and assembling for various industries. For over 23 years, the owner-operated company has concentrated its experience on automating production processes for highly sensitive manufacturing applications. As a result, its product and solution portfolio covers critical process steps in various industries. It now brings its expertise in working with highly sensitive materials, such as solar cells, foils, and paper, to the lithium-ion battery industry. After successfully manufacturing and installing its first fully automated lithium-ion cell assembly line, Jonas & Redmann continues to develop and improve the equipment to achieve the perfect balance of throughput and quality.
JSR’s aqueous binders offer significant improvements in safety, performance and manufacturing cost over traditional organic binders with superior adhesion, higher discharge rate and improved cycle life performance. JSR’s ULTIMO LIC makes it possible to charge and discharge electricity almost instantaneously with an extremely long cycle life.
Kemet Electronics Italia s.r.l., producers of Arcotronics machinery is a recognized lead supplier of lithium ion, lithium polymer, and supercapacitor cell assembly production equipment.
Arcotronics’ machinery involvement with lithium based technologies spans more than 20 years in engineering, development, and fabrication for six sigma based semiautomatic and automatic equipment supporting various cell shapes (cylindrical, prismatic spiral wound, and stacked) and sizes (Bluetooth, cell phone, lap top, and HEV/PHEV). Processes supported include cell assembly, packaging, and electrolyte filling.
The Machinery Company (US owned) is located in Sasso Marconi (Bologna - ITALY) with direct support locally in the regions of Europe, North America, Japan, Korea, China, India, and Singapore.
Kikusui America, Inc., offers a wide range of testing equipment that engineers depend on. Kikusui products are known for their durability, reliability and measurement accuracy. Kikusui has a wide range of solutions: DC/AC Power Supplies, particularly the PWX series good for charge/recharge testing; Wide Range of DC Electronic-Loads and High Voltage E-load series, PLZ-4WH, are good for Automotive EV & Plug-in Hybrid applications; and the all-in-one Battery Test System, PFX Series. A feature of the Kikusui PBZ Series Bipolar Power Supply comes with Waveform Generation Function and is highly regarded among engineers from Aerospace to Semiconductor to Consumer industries.
A leader in providing value and performance, Kinetics Drive Solutions (KDS) Inc. is a multidisciplinary engineering firm in the field of intelligent automotive drive system solutions for medium and heavy duty applications.
KDS’ engineering team has designed and developed custom drive and controls solutions for world-class equipment manufacturers, defense contractors and component manufacturers. As part of its portfolio KDS provides single and multispeed drive systems for electric and hybrid electric vehicles. KDS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore Technologies Kinetics Ltd. (ST Kinetics), one of Asia’s leading defense and specialty vehicle providers.
KOEM provides automatic winding machines and assembly equipment in the field of green energy in the 21st century new generating power industry by developing, manufacturing and marketing li-ion battery and EDLC film capacitor equipment used for EV, HEV, laptops, cellular phone batteries. It offers the best quality and service with the 26 years of experience in its field.
KOEM provides many kinds of machines including prismatic and cylindrical type winding machines with the highest speeds and patented with its technology. KOEM meets the customer’s needs by offering various functions according to customer’s own specifications. Welcome to KOEM.
Kolektor Group unveils its new high efficiency 50kW drive system targeting e-mobility applications.
Drive consists of a high performance motor-generator KM-400/50 and electronic controller KMC-400/230), that can run in motor or generator mode. Units can be offered as a kit, or as separate part.
The KM-400/50 motor is based on robust radial flux brushless technology with continuous output power 50kW at 7000RPM, where it exhibits over 96% efficiency. It is designed as a liquid cooled motor.
The KMC-400/230 electronic controller supports the electric requirements of the motor-generator. It can operate in range of 50VDC to 420VDC, with delivering motor current up to 250Arms per phase.
KOSTAL Kontakt Systeme is an international automotive connector company that offers superior high voltage solutions. As a leader in the field, KOSTAL offers a design for the automobile industry with optimum electrical safety, high temperature resistance, large variety, and good shielding characteristics. The terminals systems cover the complete power range, from signal current to full power currents through electric motors (up to 350 amps).
LE engineering established in 1959 is a global supplier of Magnetic Measurement and Magnet Processing Equipment. Its products include hysteresisgraphs, fluxmeters, magnetic scanners, gaussmeters, hall probes, fluxgate magnetometers, Helmholtz coils, electromagnets and power supplies, solenoids, magnetizers, de-magnetizers and full-service magnetic testing labs in Italy, USA and China. Developmental magnetizing fixtures and prototype coils available. Complete engineering service to assist with custom designs for magnetic assemblies and saturation fixtures.
Leading Edge Sales Corp – electronics and fabricated products including cable assemblies and wire harnesses, rework, repackaging and inventorying. Also representing other electronics and fabricated product companies including: Aurora Circuits – PCBs, polymer thick film and heavy copper boards; environmental testing and nitrogen SMT assembly with EDP Company; Gridtest Systems – EV charging station testing systems; Fabricated Metal Enclosures; Green Cubes – custom battery chargers and battery packs.
Linamar Corporation is a diversified global manufacturer of highly engineered products powering vehicles, motion, work and lives. The company is comprised of four key divisions – driveline; industrial, commercial & energy (ICE); manufacturing; and skyjack. The driveline and manufacturing divisions focus on precision metallic components, modules and systems for engine, transmission and driveline systems designed for passenger vehicle markets. The ICE group concentrates on similar products for on- and off-highway, energy and other industrial markets. The company’s skyjack division is noted for its innovative, high-quality mobile industrial equipment, notably its class-leading aerial work platforms and telehandlers.
Linear Technology Corporation has been designing, manufacturing, and marketing a broad line of high-performance analog integrated circuits for major companies worldwide for three decades. The company’s products have applications in communications, networking, industrial, automotive, computer, medical, instrumentation, consumer, and military and aerospace systems. Linear produces a range of battery solutions, including battery stack monitors and battery charger ICs. The company also offers power management, data conversion, signal conditioning, RF and interface ICs, µModule subsystems, and wireless sensor network products.
LithFire-X focuses on protecting high value assets in electricity storage (Solar, Wind, Off-peak, Grid/Off Grid) that utilize lithium ion technologies. LithFire-X's proprietary technologies go beyond commonplace fire suppression products to provide a complete package involving Suppression, Cooling, Isolation and Containment ('SCIC') With over 8,000 individual lithium ion cells found in a typical 20' container, you may reasonably expect one or more to begin thermal runaway at some point. Built in battery management systems (BMS) provide early warnings with no ability to respond before a thermal runaway condition could envelope and destroy a $1-3 million dollar project. Recent headlines that focused on the Boeing 787 Dreamliner issues make it clear that lithium ion batteries, while wonders of modern science, are capable of failure in spite of a considerable investment in testing and research. Lithfire-X offers state of the art 'systems' that effectively protect the facility, the investment and the environment.
LORD provides valuable expertise in adhesives and coatings, vibration and motion control, and magnetically responsive technologies. Our people work in collaboration with our customers to help them increase the value of their products. Innovative and responsive in an ever-changing marketplace, we are focused on providing solutions for our customers worldwide ... Ask Us How.
LSIS is rapidly growing in the automotive market with its proven technology and is currently supplying to many global OEMs including GM, Renault, Hyundai-Kia and Chinese OEMs, BYD and JAC. LSIS's capability of developing and manufacturing high voltage EV-relays & BDhas been developed through business experience of over 30 years with #1 market share in Korean power electric market. Power electronics is another LSIS’s strength. LSIS has supplied PCUs to Hyundai’s Blue-On EV and KIA’s RAY EV. LSIS also focuses on R&D for charging cordsets and wallboxes.
MAC Engineering & Equipment Co., Inc. has supplied the lead acid battery industry with high quality downstream battery making equipment since 1965. It supplies complete systems for feeding, pasting, flash drying and stacking any continuous or gravity cast plate making technology. From motorcycle and automotive batteries, to industrial and traction, MAC Engineering has equipment to handle any size of battery production. New equipment solutions are now available for punched grids. MAC also offers finishing line equipment for automated Cast on Strap, acid filling, leak testing, heat sealing and more.
Maccor Inc. was the pioneer, and is the world’s largest commercial manufacturer of Automated Test Systems adaptable to a wide range of energy storage products (i.e. batteries, super-capacitors, fuel cells, etc.) and battery chemistries. The founders of Maccor designed and built their first computer based test system in 1983.
Maccor’s range of equipment not only provides standard discharge and cycle testing but is capable of sophisticated pulse testing, together with high-speed data acquisition and interface with smart battery packs. In addition, cyclic voltammetry, 3-electrode, and AC Impedance experiments can be performed. Maccor also supplies cell formation equipment for a variety of cell formats and sizes. Today Maccor has over 1,700 systems in more than 40 countries with local sales and customer support services available in many areas.
Over 100 years of experience in vehicle production and a broad range of services make Magna Steya the worldwide leading brand-independent engineering and manufacturing partner for OEMs. Its extensive range of services covers four divisions: Engineering Services; Vehicle Contract Manufacturing; Fuel & Battery Systems; and Roof Systems.
10,500 employees support these services across a global network of 37 locations on three continents. Partnership includes strengthening and fostering its customers’ market position by integrating unique ideas and new developments.
Magna-Power Electronics designs and manufactures robust current-fed programmable DC power supplies in the USA that set industry standards for quality, size, and control. The company’s experience in power electronics is reflected in its 1.5 kW to 2000 kW+ product line, quality service, and reputation for excellence. Providing solutions in applications from battery charging and formation to hybrid and electric vehicle DC bus powering and inverter testing, the products span hundreds of models ranging in voltage from 5 Vdc to 4000 Vdc and in current from 1.5 Adc to 6000 Adc.
Magtec design and manufacture complete drive systems and components for a wide range of hybrid and electric vehicles including trucks, busses and off-road wheeled and tracked vehicles for commercial and military applications up to 500kW. Magtec are the UK’s largest and longest established manufacturer of electric drive systems for commercial vehicles and currently supply a wide range of vehicle OEM’s in North America and Europe. Magtec produce high performance permanent magnet motors and power dense inverters to provide the optimum efficiency and the lowest system weight and cost.
Manz Automation AG based at Reutlingen in Germany (ISIN: DE000A0JQ5U3) is a globally leading high-tech mechanical engineering company. The company which was founded in 1987, has developed over recent years from an automation specialist into a provider of integrated production lines for the photovoltaic industry (crystalline and thin film) and for the manufacturing of flat screens. The development and manufacturing of production systems for lithium-ion batteries comprises a new business area. The company employed around 1,900 staff as of the end April 2011, 900 of whom are located in Asia. Revenue in the past financial year amounted to more than EUR 181 million.
Materion Technical Materials (formerly TMI) is the worlds leading resource for engineered strip metal products used in high-performance battery applications. Its composite metals are custom designed to maximize battery connection performance while facilitating high volume pack assembly – particularly laser and ultrasonic welding. With more than 40 years of experience producing copper-aluminum clad materials for high-reliability automotive applications, Materion Technical Materials offers extensive design options to solve your Lithium-Ion Battery connection challenges.
MathWorks is the leading developer of mathematical computing software. Engineers and scientists worldwide rely on its products to accelerate the pace of discovery, innovation, and development. MathWorks products are used throughout the automotive, aerospace, communications, electronics, and industrial automation industries as fundamental tools for research and development. They are also used for modeling and simulation in increasingly technical fields, such as financial services and computational biology. MathWorks software enables the design and development of a wide range of advanced products, including automotive systems, aerospace flight control and avionics, telecommunications and other electronics equipment, industrial machinery, and medical devices.
Since its establishment in 1972 as a general power supply manufacturer, Matsusada Precision has been designing, developing, manufacturing and marketing a wide array of DC power supplies, high voltage power supplies, AC power supplies, discharge & charge power supplies, high voltage amplifiers, bi-polar power supplies, HV electronics, sequence control software and more.
Matsusada products promise you not only high quality but also quick delivery.
Moreover, with advanced technologies, a superior track record and years of professional experience, Matsusada Precision will provide extensive solutions for your diverse applications.
Headquartered in Oklahoma CIty, Oklahoma, Maxcess also has factories in Camas, Washington and Keene, New Hampshire to provide customers with convenient access to the tension control, guiding, inspection, winding and slitting products throughout the country. In addition to these factories, a large sales and service team provides local advice and assistance when you need it, wherever you happen to be located.
Maxwell Technologies and its full line of industry-leading ultracapacitor cells and multi-cell modules have been the preferred energy storage and power delivery solution in more than a million products, in applications ranging from consumer and industrial electronics to renewable energy and hybrid vehicle design. Today, Maxwell solutions set the standard for reliability and value. It also leads the market in volume, having shipped millions of units through our global channel-partner network.
As the global leader in providing clean environment solutions, MBRAUN inert gas glove boxes and dry box containment systems are located in thousands of universities and industrial manufacturing companies throughout the world. MBRAUN systems will provide you with the most consistent results in the precise environment your applications demand.
MEGTEC Systems is a global turnkey supplier of custom single-side or simultaneous two-side coating and drying and environmental solutions for applications such as lithium-ion battery electrodes, photovoltaic cells, battery separators, solar films, composites, membranes, clean room processes, printing and more. MEGTEC’s capabilities include complete solutions for the production of advanced web-based materials including raw material handling, coating/slurry mixing and fluid delivery, web handling, coating and drying, solvent recovery and purification, calendaring and slitting. MEGTEC’s R&D center located in its De Pere, Wisconsin, USA facility offers customers the ability to test, develop and improve processes by evaluating system variables and components.
Based in Rossens Switzerland, since 1968 METAR has been developing and manufacturing winding machines and equipment for the production of capacitors, ultracapacitors and batteries (Li-Ion) known worldwide. Its products and services are the worldwide quality standard for winding and automated manufacturing equipment of batteries (Li-Ion) and capacitors.
Methode’s Power Solutions Group designs and manufactures a wide range of power distribution solutions across many industries, including: lithium ion battery packs with integrated Battery Management System (BMS) for data centers and telecom applications in a Rack Unit (RU) form factor; higher power (kWh) battery back-up power applications for utility and stationary storage applications; and Battery Disconnect (BDU) and Power Distribution (PDU) integrated control systems that are universal or customer application specific.
Methode Power group also offers laminated, machined, powder coated and plated bus bars, flexible high current power cable and assemblies, high current low mV drop power connectors and contacts, PowerRailTM, a modular pluggable rail and interconnect system, thermal management systems, and integrated sub-assemblies.
Its power electronics team has developed technologically advanced system solutions to provide high voltage power and control electronics in a range of products including on-board chargers, inverters, SmartPower Stacks and a bi-directional V2G/V2X Inverger™.
Through its strategic partners Methode can provide next generation integrated solutions using the Power Ring Film CapacitorTM, which provides the highest possible ripple current per capacitance for DC link applications, and can be directly integrated with a laminar bus structure and thermal management to enable compact inverter topologies with the lowest ESL with more than 10-year service life at 105°C coolant.
The Michigan Economic Development Corporation is a public-private partnership serving as the state's marketing arm and lead agency for business, talent and jobs, tourism, film and digital incentives, arts and cultural grants, and overall economic growth. MEDC offers a number of business assistance services and capital programs for business attraction and acceleration,economic gardening, entrepreneurship, strategic partnerships, talent enhancement and urban and community development. MEDC, founded in 1999, also developed and manages the state's popular Pure Michigan brand.
Micrometals and its Micrometals Arnold division offer the widest selection of powder cores for the global electronics industry. Headquartered in Anaheim, California, with multiple factories in North America and Asia, Micrometals is uniquely qualified to offer powder core solutions to the Electric and Hybrid vehicle market.
Electrically insulated ferromagnetic powder is compacted under high pressure to form core geometries with distributed air gaps. This gapped core structure is well-suited for a variety of automotive power conversion applications for inductors/chokes in drive circuits, charging systems and auxiliary devices.
Microbattery.com is very big in small batteries for watches, hearing aids, medical devices, toys, and other portable electronics. It offers branded and private label battery/packaging programs for domestic or international distributors and chain stores. It also has strong programs for jewelers, watch repair shops, audiologists, and hearing aid professionals. It is the world’s largest SONY watch battery distributor, representing SONY batteries since 1993, and it supports a distribution network of distributors and importers throughout North, South and Central America. The Microbattery.com goal is customer satisfaction.
Since pioneering a new standard in battery testers with conductance technology, Midtronics has focused on battery management innovation.
Today, the world’s leading vehicle manufacturers, service centers, and battery retailers trust Midtronics products. It’s not just because they are the most reliable, accurate and powerful in the industry, it’s also because they’re always improving their technology to benefit their businesses.
Midtronics continuously develops new technologies to address the challenges of modern-day vehicle systems, including changes in design of newer batteries and vehicle electrification. These new technologies provide the foundation for their industry-leading battery testing and electrical system analysis and diagnostic tools.
Misum specializes in developing and producing the battery pack and Battery Management System which control life time, protecting and monitoring of rechargeable battery. Their technology is based on developing test equipment (Battery Pack, BMS, PCM, SM) for inspect protection module to doable calibration, function test, and system protection. Though continuous research and development of our technology, we developed and improved battery feature, safety and longer life time for high voltage and high capacity BMS and battery pack which applicable to Electric Vehicle, Smart Grids and etc. Now, we are ready to supply the existing high level of products.
Miyachi Unitek Corporation is the market leader in developing and manufacturing products and systems for resistance welding, laser welding, laser marking, laser cutting, hermetic sealing and hot bar reflow soldering. The company provides equipment to a wide range of markets including medical device, automotive, aerospace, defense and solar industries as well as the battery, electric vehicle, electronics and general industrial markets.
Mobile Power Solutions specializes in guiding your company through today's increasingly complex battery-related safety regulations. MPS provides comprehensive regulatory compliance, safety, and performance testing; it is A2LA accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2005, a CBTL and participates in UL’s Data Acceptance Program. Testing services include IEC 62133, UL 2054, UL 1642, RTCA DO-227 and DO-311 Testing. Custom safety tests include, Fire Exposure, Nail Penetration, Failure Propagation and a host of other custom safety tests.
Morgan AM&T manufactures and develops products used in many renewable energy markets, including lithium-ion batteries for which it produces some of the world’s leading carbon- and graphite-based anode powders.
Morgan AM&T is a globally recognized advanced materials company with unparalleled expertise in the processing and applications of carbon, graphite, silicon carbide and related materials. Its parent company is The Morgan Crucible Company plc, a UK publicly traded corporation (www.morgancrucible.com). Another of Morgan’s subsidiaries is National Electrical Carbon Products, which under the name National Carbon in 1896 was the world’s first mass-manufacturer of batteries.
Morita Chemical Industries (Zhangjiagang) Co., Ltd is a joint venture company of Morita Chemicals Industries and Sumitomo Corporation.
Since its establishment in January 2004 in China, Morita Chemical Industries (Zhangjiagang) became key manufacturer and supplier of LiPF6 by supporting the emerging lithium ion battery industry. Through several production capacity expansions, Morita is now recognized as world’s leading producer of LiPF6, with a production capability of 3000t per year.
Parent company Morita Chemical is the first company to produce hydrofluoric acid in Japan who continues to strive to further the possibilities of Fluorine and Fluorine products.
MTI Corp is a leading provider of material research equipment, serving the R&D community since 1994. It offers wide selections of goods from raw battery materials and consumables/accessories, to automated machines and test/analysis equipment. The full line of battery R&D equipment can be purchased from MTI for coin cells, cylindrical cells, and pouch cells.
Multi-Contact AG was founded 1962 in Basel, Switzerland by Rudolf Neidecker (1911-1994), an electrical engineer with great pioneering spirit. Market-oriented products, combined with innovation and vision, are fundamentals of its worldwide reputation, enabling Multi-Contact to achieve and maintain customer satisfaction. Its proprietary technology and many patents are evidence of its innovative engineering knowledge and the ability to meet the demands of today's market.
Mustang Advanced Engineering is a unique company whose expertise in the design and construction of custom test benches rivals just about any other company in the world. While custom chassis dynamometer systems have always been a large part of its core business, MAE has added a wide variety of products and has gained industry-leading expertise in nearly all types of dynamometer test benches including AC and eddy current engine dynamometer systems, transmission test benches, tow dynamometers and custom test benches of all types and sizes.
While some of the engineering MAE does for clients is done on a consulting basis, most of what MAE truly does best is the design and construction of custom, turn-key test systems. As a result, MAE has positioned itself as the supplier of choice when it comes to most types of custom dynamometers and test benches.
Since bringing to market a power electronics evaluation system ahead of all other companies 20 years ago, Myway Plus has always received the confidence of many sectors as the pioneer of this industry. Myway Plus Corporation, a Japan company, places its core focus on inverter, motor control and battery charging technologies. It continues to broaden its horizons to new areas, such as new energy and energy saving, in order to reduce the impact on the global environment.
The National Alliance for Advanced Technology Batteries (NAATBatt) is the leading trade association in the United States promoting the commercial interests of manufacturers of advanced battery technologies and their supply chain partners. NAATBatt provides its members with information, networking opportunities, marketing support, and non-legislative government advocacy designed to support their success in the North American and worldwide advanced battery markets.
NAGASE provides innovative products and solutions to the chemicals, plastics, electronics, automotive and life science industries by acting as a bridge between East and West and offering superior services, the expertise of its technology specialists and creation of supply chain partnerships. Nagase aims to be the leader in providing differentiated products and innovative technology to its customers by offering global services including research, development, manufacturing and sourcing.
Navitas Systems is a leader in providing innovative energy-enabled system solutions and energy storage products for commercial, industrial and government agency customers. Navitas Systems products range from customized energy storage solutions for motive, idle-reduction and defense-related applications, along with custom renewable energy integrated power systems, to standard products like lithium-based lead-acid replacement batteries.
Netzsch Instruments North America develops and manufactures a complete line of high-precision instruments for thermal analysis and thermophysical properties measurement including a substantial offering in battery related measurements. NETZSCH is honored to announce that the new Isothermal Battery Calorimeter (IBC 284), developed in cooperation with the National Renewable Energy Laboratories, has been named among this year’s most significant innovations by R&D Magazine. The R&D 100 Awards provide a mark of excellence known to industry, government, and academia as proof that the product is one of the most innovative ideas of the year. The global NETZSCH organization offers commercial testing services and support in specialized laboratories located in the USA, Germany, China, Japan and South Korea.
NETZSCH specializes in machinery for grinding and dispersion of powders, especially for use in battery manufacturing; NETZSCH have been an innovative technology leader in batch and continuous process equipment for wet and dry grinding and dispersion; lab size to complete custom engineered systems with capacities up to 65 tons per hour. Production of mixing and dispersion equipment: high speed dispersers, inline mixing, horizontal and vertical media mills, multi-shaft mixers, powder size reduction equipment (jet mills, classifier mills, universal mills), skid-mounted, turn-key processes, custom equipment and systems.
Founded in 2002 as 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, NextEnergy is one of the nation’s leading accelerators of advanced energy technologies, businesses and industries. NextEnergy drives technology demonstration and commercialization; delivers industry and venture development services; and provides an authoritative voice in the public sector. Since its inception, NextEnergy has helped attract more than $1 billion of new investment in the state of Michigan, including programs in excess of $150 million in which NextEnergy has directly participated.
NH Research designs and manufactures diagnostic test equipment used to functionally test several types of electronic power devices such as EV/HEV batteries, DC power supplies, converters, telecom rectifiers, chargers, adapters, inverters and UPSs. NHR test equipment consists of both power instruments such as AC and DC programmable loads as well as automated test systems controlled through a full-featured test executive on a PC. Applications include production test, engineering characterization, agency certification/qualification, and depot repair. Located in Irvine, California, Shenzhen and Suzhou, China, NH Research has been in the power electronics test equipment business for over 30 years.
As the application of hybrid electric vehicle technology to on- and off-road diesel vehicles increases, Nidec Motor Corporation, a global leader in the design and manufacture of industrial, automotive and commercial motors, has emerged to provide an unbiased, systems approach to state-of-the art product development, along with a complete offering of motors, generators and controls.
With a long history in vehicle electrification, Nidec provides extensive experience spanning all applications. From prototype to high volume supply, Nidec offers a variety of motor solutions tailored to vehicle electrification requirements.
Nilar was founded in 2000 in Colorado by 2 leading battery industry professionals. Nilar now has the only commercially developed Bi-Polar NiMH battery on the market. Its manufacturing takes place in Sweden, with R&D located in both Sweden and Denver, CO. Nilar has developed a unique NiMH Bi-Polar energy storage system that can be easily scaled to serve any need. This next generation of modular power technology delivers incredible reliable power and energy, from a lighter, smaller and “greener“ module/battery.
Nitto Kohki U.S.A., Inc. was founded in 1969 to provide sales and services of machine tools and quick-connecting fluid couplings that are designed and manufactured by Nitto Kohki Co., Ltd. located in Tokyo, Japan. It attained a position at the forefront of the industry, pioneering the development of unique, high quality products based on the core technologies of fluid mechanics, precision engineering and more recently, electronic engineering. Through its products, Nitto Kohki has consistently offered customers advantages in terms of labor savings, improved working environments and efficient manufacturing.
Nordson SEALANT EQUIPMENT manufactures precision dispensing systems for battery and electronic assembly applications where adhesives and sealants are dispensed. Their dispensing systems meter and dispense a wide variety of materials such as epoxy, urethane, silicone and acrylic. Standard and custom engineered dispensing systems are available for bonding, sealing, encapsulating, filling, gasketing and potting processes for battery related assembly applications. Dispensing systems are available for manual, automated and robotic dispensing applications and has over 10,000 system installed in small and Fortune 500 companies worldwide. The company founded in 1967 is ISO 9001:2008 registered.
Nuvation designs and manufactures Battery Management Systems using state of the art technology. Its BMS is designed to monitor, balance, and protect large scale battery stacks resulting in improved battery life, safety, and decreased charge times. Visit Nuvation's booth to see its BMS in action or to play Angry Moose!
Founded in 1964, Ohio Semitronics, Inc. has been repeatedly recognized as a leader in industrial electrical and energy measurement. Pioneering the development of Hall-effect semiconductor materials that revolutionized current measurement devices, today OSI offers clients the widest array of voltage, current and power measurement devices available from any single manufacturer.
In addition to standard catalog products, OSI offers application design and engineering support solutions for your toughest energy measurement or electrical power control electronics applications using best practices of both domestic and international standards.
OSI is certified to UL, IPC 610, and ISO-9001:2008. For almost five decades it has repeatedly qualified for NASA, nuclear utilities, automotive, medical, telecommunication and military supply contracts.
OPAL-RT Technologies is a world leading developer of open, Real-Time Digital Simulators and Hardware-in-the-Loop testing equipment for electrical, electro-mechanical and power electronics systems.
Its simulators are used by engineers and researchers at leading manufacturers, utilities, universities and research centers around the world.
Its unique technological approach integrates parallel, distributed computing with commercial-off-the-shelf technologies. Customers perform Rapid Control Prototyping, System Integration, and Hardware-in-the-Loop testing of electric drives, electronic controllers and power distribution networks in a variety of industries including automotive, aerospace, electric ships, power generation, rail, and industrial manufacturing.
Orion Test Systems and Automation is a global supplier of testing solutions for Product Validation/Design Validation (PV/DV), End-of-Line (EOL), laboratory and production test machinery. It specializes in electronic, mechanical, mechatronic, and hydraulic testing for automotive, aerospace, medical, military components.
Orion Test Systems and Automation is skilled at hot and cold temperature test stands for mechanical actuation and oil flow. For multi-headed electronic testers, its superior design provides high channel counts at minimal floor space. Itsclients are from different continents, which makes it a very flexible company according to the clients needs. It is a vertically integrated company and there are multiple disciplines under one roof, allowing it to control the project and minimize interruptions.
Oryx Systems International is the worldwide leading provider of high precision battery electrode, and separator film thickness gauges. With over 35 years of experience in these devices Oryx Systems offers to the battery industry the finest and most accurate on-line and offline thickness gauging systems. Their systems can measure bare metal, single side, double side, wet and calendered materials equally well and provide real time process date to the coating line and to their quality assurance teams. With technical and sales offices in Europe, China and the USA, Oryx provide customer specific solutions to their thickness measurement needs. Oryx don’t just sell hardware, they provide complete turnkey solutions.
P3 enables its clients to succeed in their business by delivering tangible value. It works within organizations and teams to develop and implement innovative solutions to complex technology challenges. P3's fresh, innovative application of technical and managerial best practices in management and engineering puts tailored solutions in place until a project or process is implemented.
Parker Hannifin designs and manufactures a broad array of hybrid and electric vehicle drivetrain motors and inverters with maximum power density, highest efficiency, broad scalability and US-based manufacturing. Traction motors/generators and controllers have a power range from 25kW to 200kW. Parker’s electric traction systems are ideal for use on NEVs to Class-7 trucks. Parker Hannifin also manufactures motors and inverters to power large vehicle accessories as well as belt-driven motor-generator units.
Payton Group designs and manufactures magnetics using all technologies including standard wire, square wire, and Litz wire. Payton specializes in planar transformers and inductors. These transformers use a PCB and/or stamping technology and are superior to standard wire wound transformers in several ways. Planar transformers and inductors function better in high frequency and have a higher power capacity. They have a lower profile and more robust mounting design. Planars are used in Hybrid Vehicles, Audio Amplifiers, Telematics, DC/DC power converters and many other applications.
PEC stands for world-class manufacturing and testing technology for the battery and energy storage market. This includes high performance and accurate life cycle testing, and automated cell finishing lines, including formation, degassing, ageing, grading and sorting. Their solutions are used in different battery application fields such as Hybrid Electrical Vehicles (HEV), Aerospace and Defense, as well as Consumer Batteries. Due to the increased demand for environment friendly and fuel-economic vehicles, the HEV market has been growing rapidly. PEC has focused and intensified its R&D in this area, resulting in completely automated equipment and software that helps this market reaching new technological challenges and achieving more and more market share.
Philatron Wire and Cable is the largest manufacturer of electrical wire and cable in Southern California, doing business for almost 40 years. Philatron is committed to green technology, renewable energy, and the clean vehicle movement. Its reputation for safe, innovative, and American-made products supports the Electric Vehicle industry. Philatron has partnered with several companies to offer its extensive knowledge of engineering design and quick response time. Philatron is currently designing EV cable for vehicle manufacturers and electric charging station wire and cable.
Pi Innovo has many years of experience in the development of control systems for pure electric and electric hybrid vehicles. Its skills have been applied to whole vehicle modeling, vehicle system control and to the control of components, such as battery management and engine stop-start control.
The Pi Innovo range of OpenECU™ modules is ideal for research and prototyping of all aspects of vehicle control. The MATLAB®/Simulink® compatible software development toolchain makes it particularly easy to implement gateway functions to integrate components originally designed for disparate applications. When proof of concept has been achieved, open reusable technology enables it to rapidly develop and take to production a custom ECU from a standard prototype platform.
Since the very origins of the auto industry the name Pierburg has stood for engine-enveloping expertise. Pierburg Pump Technology is committed to this tradition and enjoys the global reputation of a specialist in innovative and advanced pump technology. The product portfolio range from coolant pumps, oil pumps and recirculating water pumps to vacuum pumps. For every purpose, Pierburg Pump Technology offers a wide range of models to ensure utmost motor vehicle reliability and functionality.
Piston Automotive, a certified minority business enterprise founded by Vinnie Johnson, is an industry leader in complex module assembly and sequencing. Since 1995, Piston Automotive has been exceeding customer expectations with its expertise in providing successful process solutions for assembly and testing, JIT systems, full program and supply chain management, logistics and packaging solutions and lean manufacturing. Its diverse product portfolio includes high voltage battery assembly, integrated front end cooling modules, interior assemblies, brake corner and strut assembly modules. Piston Automotive is a successful, community-based supplier built on respect, talent and empowerment of our workforce to satisfy our customer's needs.
Polar Power manufactures DC generators that provide level 2 and 3 fast charging for electric vehicles and commercial vehicle range extenders. Polar’s Diesel, Propane and Natural Gas powered chargers are compact, light weight, and automated.
Portable Rapid Chargers are necessary on test tracks, intermodal freight yards, dealerships, and tow-trucks. These applications require rapid charging of vehicles away from the utility grid.
Polar’s natural gas fueled chargers allow rapid charging at offices, homes, and service stations where the electrical service is insufficient and costly to add. Using natural gas to charge vehicles is a solution to future problems with the grid.
Polyplastics is a leading manufacturer of engineering plastics. The company’s products include POM, PBT and PPS, and it has experience with its materials in a wide variety of applications including: charging system guns, inverters, converters, condensers, motor insulators, terminals and ECUs.
Porous Power Technologies, LLC makes electrode separators that reduce the cost and improve the performance, efficiency and life of lithium-ion batteries, particularly large-format cells for all types of electric vehicles and stationary power applications. Their electrode separators are created to improve performance, efficiency, life and cost of large-format batteries for EVs and other high-power applications.
The convergence of mobile chip sets, low-cost imaging and powerful open-source software enabled the smartphone revolution. These commoditized technologies are now enabling a revolution in robot implementation.
PowerHydrant® will provide an improved automated robotic solution to EV owners for a true "park-and-forget" experience at home, at work, and everywhere. A hardware module utilizing low cost vision guided robotics, J1772 compliant plug and communication interfaces will provide the automated connection whenever the vehicle is parked in a PowerHydrant® enabled spot.
JMAG is a comprehensive Finite Element Analysis software solution for electromechanical design. The increasing demand on EVs and HEVs requires more comprehensive analyses for modeling complex interactions and high level phenomena such as leakage and saturation. JMAG can analyze the multi-physics phenomena including magnetic, electrostatic, thermal and structural effects on individual components or model how those components function in a larger system level simulation.
Pred Materials International distributes high quality, high value added specialty chemicals, components, and manufacturing tools and equipment, made by some of the worlds most advanced companies. Its primary business is to supply these products to a broad range of customer application markets, including Advanced Energy Systems, Fine Ceramics & Refractories, Electronics, and Engineered Adhesives & Plastics.
General Cable is a leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber optic wire and cable products for the automotive, energy, industrial, specialty and communications markets. The Company, with annual sales approaching $6 billion and more than 14,000 associates, serves customers through a global network of 57 manufacturing facilities in 26 countries and has sales representatives and distribution centers worldwide.
Today, General Cable offers competitive strengths in such areas as breadth of product line, brand recognition, distribution and logistics, sales and service and operating efficiency. Energy cables include low-, medium- and high-voltage power distribution and power transmission products.
The REVIVE solar EV charging station is a prepackaged kit developed to offer the combination of EVSE and solar, allowing you to drive on sunshine. ProtekPark Solar is the proven leader in providing the strongest, most attractive solar canopy structures in the industry. The company has a solid reputation of sustained superior performance in both design and installation over the past decade.
Proto Labs, through its Firstcut CNC machining and Protomold injection molding services, utilizes proprietary computing technologies and automated manufacturing systems to provide quick turn prototype parts and short-run production services. All parts are made using standard production methods, sold at affordable prices, and shipped in as fast as one business day.
Customers can submit a 3D CAD model online to receive a fully interactive, web-based quote with manufacturability analysis feedback.
Quadrant specializes in offering its global customers the highest quality, cost effective and reliable permanent magnets and magnet assemblies available. With over two decades in business, it offers everything from simple magnets, to more complex assemblies such as magnetic dipoles, torque couplings, linear drives, magnetrons and more. Whatever your magnetic material requirement is – Alnico, Ceramic, or rare earths like Neodymium Iron Boron (Nd-Fe-8), or Samarium Bobalt (SmCo), Quadrant delivers magnetic solutions for your project.
Readco Kurimoto, LLC will be exhibiting the new Continuous Processor for the battery industry. This unit is capable of wetting out various carbon and graphite powders quickly, efficiently and continuously. It has also be used to add Teflon dispersions and fibers, and can reduce mixing time versus batch mixing by up to 80%. Readco will also be exhibiting their laboratory size Containerized Batch Mixer for very accurate ratio control of powders.
Rebling Power Connectors manufactures high power battery connectors, battery disconnect switches, ground power plugs, vent caps for battery cells, and other peripheral battery products. Since 1962, Rebling Power Connectors has been the battery manufacturing industry’s connector of choice for high amperage/high voltage applications. Rebling’s quick-disconnect plugs and receptacles are tested to 1,000+ amps continuous and 2500 Vdc. In addition, Rebling’s 7000 series of quick-disconnect plugs and receptacles meet the following military specifications: MIL-PRF-18148/1 thru /3 and MIL-E-81099. Rebling also custom-manufactures connectors to any specification.
Red Point Engineering is a pioneer in electric drivetrain development and integration. Its expertise in powertrain integration allows Red Point Engineering to meet the most demanding powertrain needs. Its proof of concept includes an award winning electric vehicle. Red Point designs engineering solutions that make electric vehicles affordable.
Res Manufacturing Company, established in 1907, provides engineered solutions in the manufacture of progressive die metal stampings and subassemblies for a wide range of industries. It locally sources production tooling and outside services through its well-developed supply base network. Strengths in metal stamping, tool design, prototyping, assembly and advanced manufacturing practices provides customers with a value based competitive advantage. Automotive, electric car, agriculture, lawn and turf care, commercial lighting, construction and off-highway, heavy truck and cookware are just some of the industries Res Manufacturing Company serves.
Revolutionary Engineering, Inc. provides many types of services to the Powertrain Testing Industry. It works with your team to develop innovative and practical solutions to your testing and system’s needs, incorporating engineering fundamentals with the latest in cutting-edge technology. Revolutionary Engineering understands how critical your runtime is and its reputation has been built on the fact it responds to your needs in a fast, reliable, and professional manner. Its offices and test labs are located in both the USA and China.
Ricardo is a leading global engineering provider of technology, product innovation and strategic consulting to the world’s automotive, transport and energy industries and also serves in advisory roles to governmental and independent agencies with technical centers and offices throughout the United States, Europe and Asia.
For almost a century, Ricardo has provided outstanding customer value in high quality engineering solutions, low carbon, high fuel-efficiency technologies, class-leading product innovation and robust, well-informed strategic advice in areas ranging from vehicle systems integration, controls and electronics, to the latest driveline and transmission systems and engines and hybrid technologies.
RSR operates North America’s largest spent lead-acid battery recycling network, with facilities in California, Indiana and New York. Each smelter is fully compliant with all federal and state regulatory requirements. The company is at the forefront of environmental, health and safety performance. In addition, its safety and employee health programs lead the industry.
Russells Technical Products is a global supplier of environmental test systems. It has a comprehensive product line that includes pre-engineered temperature/humidity chambers, custom temperature/humidity chambers, thermal shock chambers, walk-in chambers, dynamometer chambers, altitude chambers, agree chambers, environmental rooms, portable conditioning units, cooling tunnels and industrial cryogenic freezers, and battery test chambers.
For over 40 years Russells has been in the forefront of the industry. We are not the largest, just the best. Let Russells tackle your battery testing needs today!
S.M.R.E. Engineering has a business unit fully dedicated to development and construction of high performance electric power trains. The team is specialized in development and production of electric or hybrid power trains with patented IET and MRT technology.
More hybrid and pure EVs are either entering the market or in development. And in parallel, the automotive battery continues to evolve. The drive is on to make batteries lighter and more potent so the cars they power are more energy efficient. SABIC has a track record of delivering leading-edge material technologies to the automotive industry. This continues today with a portfolio of lightweight engineering thermoplastic resins to support powertrain hybridization, including NORYL™ modified polyphenylene oxide (PPO) resins – which are quickly becoming the materials of choice for EV battery pack components at major automotive OEMs and battery producers. NORYL™ resin helps to ensure long-term durability, save cost and improve power density – a key element to energy efficiency. In addition, SABIC offers materials like VALOX™ resin to support the design and development of high-performance charging systems. Visit SABIC at The Battery Show and learn more about these material technologies.
Saft is a world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced technology batteries for industry. The Group is the world’s leading manufacturer of nickel batteries and primary lithium batteries for the industrial infrastructure and processes, transportation, civil and military electronics markets. Saft is the world leader in space and defense batteries with its Li‐ion technologies which are also being deployed in the energy storage, transportation and telecommunication markets. Saft’s 4,000 employees present in 18 countries, its 15 manufacturing sites and extensive sales network all contribute to accelerating the Group’s growth for the future.
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics (SGPPL) introduce ProtectION+™, a series of products designed to protect lithium-ion cells from vibrations, temperature variations and electrical shortcuts that can affect battery performances and durability.
ProtectION+™ range includes high-performance foams protecting batteries against vibrations & creating permanent compression for battery cells ; automated foam-in-place compound, sealing battery packs against water & dust ; thermal interface management foams and substrates for thermal conductivity and electrical insulation and insulation materials protecting prismatic and cylindrical lithium-ion battery packs from external temperature variations.
Products are used in both major and specialty models since 2008. SGPPL is part of Saint-Gobain, a global manufacturer of flat glass, building products, glass containers and high-performance materials.
SAKOR Technologies, Inc. is a recognized leader in the manufacture and development of reliable and cost-effective automated test instrumentation systems for a wide range of applications. For over 25 years, the company has been providing quality products and superior customer service to a variety of markets including automotive, performance racing, military, aerospace, marine, heavy equipment, electric motor, consumer appliance and more.
Saturn is one of the Top 10 Domestic PCB Fabricators in the United States. It was the first PCB manufacturer in North America to achieve TS16949 certification, one of the first to receive AS9100 certification and it recently achieved ITAR registration.
SAUERESSIG’s calender and powder-mill systems are specially designed for the needs of the battery and capacitor Industries. With the help of the patented gap-control-system, the produced foils are compressed accurately to a micron. Key benefits include: enhancement of the particles’ contact, optimal transport of the electrons and an increase in power density. SAUERESSIG’s experience in designing and manufacturing calender systems offers you an optimal machine configuration for your specific material and application specification.
SMI is a premier manufacturer of custom designed shapes, gaskets, seals, and precision die cuts. For over 30 years, they have supplied the Automotive OEM, Battery and Aftermarket industries. They have earned a reputation as being one of the most capable and competent manufacturers in the world. From simple foam gaskets to intricate multi-layer flame retardant electronic and barriers products, SMI can provide components within your specification.
SMI partners with the finest raw material manufacturers in the world. This enables them to offer you the widest possible range of alternative materials at very competitive prices. The materials they have access to are limitless. Their design team helps you to select the right material for your specifications and application requirements.
They supply finished components made from: Foams, Solid Elastomers, Gasket Materials, Adhesives, Plastics, Films, Metal Foils, Thermal and Barrier materials, and many, many more.
“You’ll be Amazed at what SMI can do for You”
Sendyne develops key semiconductor components and advanced circuits for the management of battery systems used for such applications as grid storage and EVs, as well as innovative tools for battery systems design and optimization.
The Sentral Group is one of the largest and most advanced independent manufacturers of wire harnesses and cable assemblies in the United States. Customers nationwide depend on Sentral’s passion for doing whatever it takes to produce its custom product on-time. Few contract manufacturers can match Sentral’s consistent performance, expanded services and broad expanded services and broad product capabilities. A willingness to invest in new equipment and tackle one-of-a-kind projects with enthusiasm is at the very core of Sentral’s commitment to you - a highly valued customer.
SETEC is an Australian manufacturer and designer of innovative power solutions. For over 40 years it has provided customers with leading edge power products, establishing a reputation for quality, reliable and advanced technology that will stand the test of time.
Whilst SETEC specialises in custom design power solutions including manufacture of power supplies for original equipment manufacturers, it also produces a range of standard power supplies as its growing export market extends around the globe.
Sevcon manufactures high quality motor controllers and system components for electric vehicles – impacting on the way people around the world travel, work and live. Sevcon offer a diverse range of products on electrically powered vehicles from fork lift trucks to electric cars and bikes. These components – whether for on-road or off-road vehicles – are constructed to perform reliably in the most severe conditions. Priding themselves on their products with a dedication to design and development, they are constantly evolving to meet the needs of their customers. Sevcon operates worldwide with offices in the USA, France, Korea, Japan, UK and Germany. Sevcon has recognized that quality of service and product is essential to customers and is a key component of success. We have a strong quality policy following ISO9001 and TS16949 with global manufacturing.
Shandong Wina Green Power Co., Ltd. is a professional manufacturer of Lithium-ion battery cells and packs with 7 years experience. All production equipment is automated and is among the most technologically advanced in the whole industry. The annual production capacity is up to 300Million Ah.
The technology of the battery by Wina with an ultra-low temperature at - 40℃ (Energy Release > 90%) has obtained the national patent, and it has reached an international advanced level.
With its superior technological ability, Wina has been the important support unit of the China New Energy Industry Battery Technology Innovation Project run by the Government.
Wina products have been exported to Germany, France, America and many other countries and regions, winning a high reputation amongst both domestic and overseas customers based on the high product quality.
Shandong Xindayang Electric Vehicle Co., Ltd is part of a new wholly owned subsidiary of Xindayang Group. Shandong Xindayany Electric Vehicle Co., Ltd is part of the new energy automobile business, which includes research and development of electric cars, body manufacturing, welding, painting, assembly, electric car motors, electric cars electric control, electric vehicle testing, test electric cars, electric vehicles matching charging stations, logistics centers.
The company receives technical support from Italian companies, including ex-Fiat engineers. The Xindayang Electric Vehicle “ZD” has received an EEC certificate.
Shenyang JUGU Equipment Manufacturing Co.,Ltd is a private-owned company which is located in Shenyang, one of the most important heavy industrial cities in China. It started to design and manufacture lead-acid battery equipment in 1989. It has over 15 years of specialized experience in this area, and is one of the leading enterprises of lead-acid battery making equipment in China.
AET was established in late 2007. Its predecessor is a research institute with years of partnerships with Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing Based Institute of Chemistry, Jilin University, and Northeastern Normal University. AET has more than 10 years of experience in R&D and production of lithium-ion batteries and with its industry-proven technology and platform, is able to provide visual verification on most technologies and products AET-owned.
AET is mainly focusing on technical services and consulting business, committed to addressing investors needs to get into lithium battery industry while avoiding plight, and solving technical problems encountered. AET is able to design new products and product lines according to a client’s requirement, and can also help clients to improve existing product performance. AET also can produce various models of lithium-ion batteries in small batches for clients for any purpose as demanded. These batches can be customized for clients to provide product and consulting services to audit qualification.
Shenzhen Car-ku Technology is a battery manufacturer and solution provider located in China. It can do custom-oriented service based on Car-ku models, OEM, or design and develop a complete solution to meet your product energy requirements.
Vision Group was founded in 1994 specializing in the production and sales business of VRLA Battery all over the world. Vision has three industrial locations in Shenzhen, Hubei and Vietnam, which cover the area of 260,000㎡. It has offices in Europe, America and India and its sales and services operate around the world in more than 100 countries.
Shmuel De-Leon Energy Ltd. is a leading company in the field of power sources knowledge.
The company provides a comprehensive collection of power sources knowledge, tools and services including consulting services; market research reports; batteries , fuel cells and EV seminars and conferences; the batteries, FC & EV weekly newsletter; the Energy Sources On-Line web DataBase; power sources solutions; and represention of energy storage, testing and research equipment companies in Israel.
Shorepower is a transportation electrification infrastructure company offering simple, cost-effective solutions for connecting cars and trucks to the electrical grid. Products and services offered include SmartWayTM-verified Truck Stop Electrification (TSE) as well as charging stations for Electric Vehicles (EVs) and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEVs). Shorepower corporate facilities are located in Portland, Oregon and Utica, New York.
The Industry Automation division of Siemens Industry is the worlds single-source leader of automation technology products engineered for all industrial applications including battery manufacturing production equipment. No other automation solution has more built-in capability within its framework, Totally Integrated Automation (TIA), and shares a core intelligence with over 100,000 automation products for nearly 15 years. Synchronized with customer requirements, TIA optimizes factory, machine and process operations, allowing you to increase efficiency and gain a competitive advantage.
SimuQuest designs and develops advanced software tools that empower engineers to design and innovate while dramatically reducing development time and costs. SimuQuest’s state of the art products result in increased client productivity by providing software tools that result in the rapid, high quality development of embedded control systems utilizing advanced model-based design. SimuQuest's products include UniPhi for data management, QuantiPhi for driver generation and Enginuity for engine modeling. SimuQuest technology enables rapid, high quality development of embedded systems for aerospace, automotive, consumer appliance, alternative energy, academia and other industries.
SKF’s fundamental strength is its ability to continuously develop new technologies, and then use them to create products that offer competitive advantages to customers. The company achieves this by combining hands-on experience in over 40 industries with its knowledge across the SKF technology platforms: bearings and units, seals, mechatronics, services and lubrication systems.
Smiths Connectors is a leading supplier of application-specific, high-reliability electrical interconnect solutions from highly integrated assemblies to micro-miniature connectors and spring probe contacts. Connectors is comprised of Hypertac, Sabritec and IDI brands, which are synonymous of exceptional performance when critical applications require a technologically advanced, high quality, multi-pin electrical connection to ensure reliability and safety. Smiths Connectors is part of the Smiths Interconnect division of Smiths Group, www.smiths.com, a global leader in applying advanced technologies for markets in threat and contraband detection, energy, medical devices, communications and engineered components.
SolarWorld has been the largest solar technology manufacturer in the Americas since 1975, now employing 1,100 people across two sites in the United States. Vertically integrated from silicon as a raw material to complete turn-key systems, SolarWorld manufactures silicon crystal, wafers, cells and modules in the United States and offers complete solar-power solutions to all types of customers. SolarWorld’s engineering, experience and processes provide the best product power performance and warranty in the industry.
SOLITH, a division of SOVEMA S.p.A., specializes in the engineering, production and manufacturing of automation systems for advanced power storage utilized by the HEV/EV and grid storage sectors. From reel to cell, SOLITH’s electrode punching, electrode stacking, winding, welding, packaging, formation equipment and complete assembly lines for cells, modules and packs meet customers’ every need for reliable, high quality performance. SOLITH partners with sister companies Bitrode and Sovema S.p.A. from two offices—SOLITH Milan (Italy), and SOLITH St. Louis (U.S.A., through Sovema Global Services)—to provide comprehensive, state-of-the-art turnkey solutions to the advanced chemistry industry.
SOLTEC introduces the world famous AVIO micro joining welder products & systems featuring resistance, pulse heat-reflow, and laser welding, fully and semi-automated seam sealers, tack welders, ultrasonic bonding systems, and AVIO infrared thermal imaging cameras.
Solef PVDF is a fluoropolymer with excellent chemical and thermo-mechanical properties. It can be used as a binder in the formulation of electrodes and in the design of the separator.
Performance advantages include electrochemical stability, solubility for easy processing, fast wettability of the membrane, durable adhesion with electrodes, and flexibility for lamination. New Solef5130 is designed specifically for highly demanding applications where optimal performance must be assured during battery operation. Solvay Specialty Polymers offers other high-performance plastics with a proven track record in metal replacement, making it an ideal candidate for producing lightweight battery packs.
Sonics and Materials has been manufacturing ultrasonic equipment for forty years. Over the past several years, it has introduced seven metal welders with patented features that allow the technology to be even more efficient and easy to use. Ultrasonic metal welding has become an integral operation in the manufacturing of batteries and the assembly of battery packs. A true metallurgical weld is achieved through the use of simple friction. There is an exchange of material between the two metals in an ecologically responsible manner without the addition of adhesives or heat. Stop by its booth for demonstration.
Soulbrain MI engages in the research and development and pilot production of advanced materials for the production of lithium ion batteries. Its products include electrolyte and lead tabs. Electrolyte is one of the core components in lithium ion batteries. In addition to electrolyte, soulbrain also provides lead tabs for the lithium ion polymer battery with the technology of newly acquired LTK Ltd (Lead Tab Korea). Its parent company, Techno Semichem Co. Ltd has been one of the fastest growing Korean manufacturers of chemicals in the display and semiconductor industries since 1986. soulbrain MI was incorporated in Northville, MI as the North America Headquarter in 2010.
With the proliferation of applications using lithium-ion chemistries, the demand for specialized turn-key projects, many of which involve multiple suppliers, has risen dramatically across the industry. Sovema Global Services will offer customers a single source for fully integrated manufacturing solutions custom-tooled to meet the demands of their increasingly complex projects.
Sovema is the worldwide leading supplier of machinery for lead-acid battery production. Recognizing that automation, lead saving and environmental control are critical to plant efficiency, Sovema’s specialists have developed state-of-the-art manufacturing solutions for lead-acid battery production. Sovema is the only equipment manufacturer capable of designing and producing turnkey battery plants.
Space Tech Expo (April 1-3, 2014 Long Beach, CA) is the West Coast’s premiere space event. Offering unrivalled value for the spacecraft and launch vehicle industry, Space Tech Expo connects end-users with solution providers. This B2B exhibition is a premier platform for industry leaders, specifiers, and buyers to meet manufacturers an supply chain for both civil and commercial space.
Special Devices (SDI) has supplied high reliability pyrotechnic devices to the automotive, defense/aerospace, mining/blasting, commercial and film industries for over 60 years. Its innovative products, such as initiators and Micro Gas Generators, are used in airbag and seatbelt systems by nearly every automotive manufacturer in the world. Its latest innovation, the Pyrotechnic Disconnect Device (PDD), was specifically developed for electric, hybrid and conventional vehicle applications as a means of rapidly and reliably terminating electrical circuits as part of an automotive safety system.
Spider9 provides advanced control systems for grid-scale batteries and solar fields in order to improve the energy output, life, and reliability of energy storage systems and solar devices. The benefits include significant improvements in the return on $/W, $/Wh invested and increased use of renewable energy.
Founded in 2011, Spider9 was developed at the University of Michigan by a leadership team which combines entrepreneurs and Fortune 500 executives.
Together they have built an exceptionally talented team which has created a patented technology platform that revolutionizes the control capabilities of renewable energy.
Stanley Engineered Fastening provides innovative fastening and assembly technologies to all market segments around the globe. Its Spiralock® product line of internally threaded fasteners and thread cutting tools is uniquely designed to resist thread loosening and stripping caused by transverse vibration. The Spiralock design features a 30° wedge ramp at the root of the thread. It allows for a continuous line contact which spreads the clamp force more evenly over all engaged threads, improving joint fatigue life and integrity. Eliminating the need for secondary locking devices, Spiralock provides reliable fastening solutions for many automotive applications, including electric and hybrid vehicle batteries.
With over 30 years of experience, Stapla Ultrasonic Corp, a subsidiary of Schunk Sonosystems GmbH continues to be the market leaders in the field of ultrasonic metal welding. Path-breaking developments and comprehensive know-how has allowed these 2 divisions to be leaders in innovative and a formidable partner for the complete spectrum of applications for ultrasonic metal joining technology. They continually partner with battery manufactures to develop welding processes for modules/packs, tab welding, multi-layer foil welds and HV terminations. All welders are designed for lab and production environments. Their global presence provides our customers with the resources and expertise to succeed worldwide.
STEGO develops innovative products that heat, cool, ventilate, illuminate, and control temperature and humidity for enclosed electronic control systems. STEGO products are reliable, simple, high quality and cost effective.
It strives to solve electronic control packaging problems for customers on a global basis. From manufacturing plants in Brazil, France, Germany and the United States, and sales offices in these countries as well as, Czech Republic, England, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Spain and Sweden, STEGO successfully serves customers in over 52 countries.
StorTronics® was founded in 1981 for the purpose of providing a local source of power supplies, batteries and related value-added services to Michigan companies involved in the design, manufacture and repair of industrial electronic products. Since the company has grown to be an industry leader in the battery distribution and value added assembly industry serving customers nationwide as well as internationally. StorTronics® has a staff of 15 employees and operates from its Livonia, Michigan facility. The mission of the company is to achieve the highest level of service and customer satisfaction to their customers.
Strunk Connect Automated Solutions, inc. is an international company focused on automotive, medical and solar industries. It offers individual and complete solutions for our customers. Strunk Connect has the all the expertise in-house to build complete solutions from bench top to automated systems. This includes all the welding solutions for non-ferrous metals.
The production program of STRUNK Connect includes: Resistance Welding Systems for non ferrous metals/cables, micro welding systems, resistance solder systems, laser welding systems, assembly systems, and power and control systems for resistance welding.
Strunk Connect is inviting you to send your samples for a free evaluation.
Sunstone Engineering is a leading expert in micro-welding technologies, and designs, engineers, and manufactures many different micro-welding solutions used in a variety of industries. Its newest product – The Orion Pulse 250i EV – opens doors to the battery world by providing a solution for welding copper tabs to batteries. This new product uses a pulse arc, or micro TIG, process to weld through thicker and more conductive metals. Processes that were previously impossible can now be achieved quickly and easily. Sunstone also offers solutions for any application that requires the joining of small parts.
Super B is an international lithium ion phosphate battery engineering and manufacturing firm providing outstanding product development and solutions for both industrial and consumer battery application needs. Super B design and manufacture a complete range of new generation traction and starter batteries with highest customer satisfaction. By both concentrating and expanding the available resources, it has created a highly efficient center of competence and specialized knowledge covering the sectors of automotive, industrial, aviation and marine. Super B’s unique in-house design, development and manufacturing facilities are brand new and state-of-the-art. This enables it to perform both national and international project and consultancy tasks for its clients.
Superior Graphite specializes in thermal purification, advanced sizing, blending, and coatingtechnologies, providing value added graphite and carbon-based solutions globally. Combining over 90 years of experience and advanced technologies into every facet of the organization, a wide range of markets are served such as: agriculture, battery / fuel cells, ceramic armor, carbon parts, ferrous / nonferrous metallurgy, friction management, hot metal forming, polymer / composites, powder metals, lubricity, and performance drilling additives.
G-POWER Equipment Company Limited, known as "G-POWER ", was established June 2001. G-POWER has built a modern base covering 5,000 square meters which focuses on the development of EV (HEV, PHEV) OBC chargers, DC-DC, and air conditioning compressor products.
G-POWER aims to become a leading EV equipment manufacturer to better serve peoples green energy life.
Synergeering Group, LLC is a leading service provider for its exclusive RapidNylon™; large, fully functional rapid prototype parts. Directly from your CAD, these parts have the highest level of accuracy and functionality in the industry. Parts are air tight, insoluble to chemicals and even have a heat tolerance of 150°C. Save time and money while going through your developmental process with functional RapidNylon™ prototype parts!
Genesys AC/DC power supplies provide high power density, low ripple and complete user-friendly interfaces, excellent performance and flexibility. They now offer industry-leading power density of 2400W in 1U. This is the only complete family with identical features and interfaces. Platforms include 750W, 1,500W, 2.4kW, 3.3/5kW, and 10/15kW output, and outputs range up to 600V and 1,000A.
Standard features for all Genesys units include reliable front panel encoders, built-in standard RS-232/485, last setting memory, user-selectable auto/safe restart, optional LAN, IEEE or isolated analog control. Power factor corrected AC input options ensures operation worldwide, and products come with a five-year warranty.
TE Connectivity, a world leader in connectivity, designs and manufactures products at the heart of electronic connections for the world’s leading industries including automotive, energy and industrial, broadband communications, consumer devices, healthcare, and aerospace and defense. Its long-standing commitment to innovation and engineering excellence helps customers solve the need for more energy efficiency, always-on communications and ever-increasing productivity.
Tech Products Corporation is a manufacturer of vibration/shock isolation products and noise control solutions for applications ranging from lightweight electronics to large diesel engines. Tech Products’ engineers utilize six degree-of-freedom analysis and testing capabilities to provide solutions for vibration problems with all types of loading conditions. Typical applications include electric/hybrid vehicles, on- and off-highway equipment, power generation, and military.
Tecnova engineering services and test solutions have improved the products you use for more than 32 years. Their name never appears on any solution, but you have likely encountered the results of our experienced designers. When products are manufactured through their sister company, Logical Products Inc. (LPI), you immediately tap into one of the most respected design and contract manufacturing firms in the Midwest. LPI builds your PCBs, box assemblies, and control panels. Tecnova ship worldwide and offer warranty services. Visit booth E1015 to learn the advantages a comprehensive design and manufacturing solution brings to your next project or product release.
Telsonic Solutions continues to expand the global reach of its parent company. New ultrasonic welding product developments include linear as well as the Torsional equipment with greater range of capabilities exclusively offered by Telsonic. The new Phoenix universal linear welder is now coupled with a highly advanced welding fixture and available in different frequencies which allow the processing of very small cross sections as well as large ones with exceptional quality. At the same time, the introduction of the Torsional welding for battery industry promises to revolutionize the ultrasonic metal welding by addressing a multitude of applications as diverse as splicing, wire termination and Lithium Ion battery assembly.
State of the art electronics, high power generators up to 12 KW, mechanical components and software engineering continues to set Telsonic apart from the rest of the field. An experienced team of applications and design engineers ensure that any given project is well developed and then followed with the fabrication of a sound welding system to be installed and supported by a network of knowledgeable field engineers.
Telsonic Solutions will be exhibiting its linear and Torsional welding machines at The Battery Show.
Taking place September 16-18, 2014, Novi, Michigan, The Battery Show 2014 is the premier showcase of the latest advanced battery technology. The exhibition hall offers a platform to launch new products, make new contacts and maintain existing relationships. With more qualified buyers and decision makers than any other event in North America, The Battery Show 2014 is the key to unlocking your future business opportunities.
Thermal Hazard Technology (THT), a world leader in battery calorimetry and heat measurement, has expanded and modified its product range to meet the evolving requirements of the EV lithium battery market. The EV+ Accelerating Rate Calorimeter (EV+ ARC) is a new 40cm diameter calorimeter for worst case abuse testing of lithium battery cells and modules offering gas collection and analysis, controlled speed nail penetration and crush, overcharging and short circuit with thermally guarded connectors, canister free pressure measurement, multipoint temperature measurement and low temperature option. The EV+ calorimeter is located in a blast proof enclosure with full extraction and gas scrubbing facility.
Also, the Isothermal Battery Calorimeter = Prismatic (IBC-P) is a new isothermal calorimeter for accurate heat generation measurement of prismatic batteries up to 30cm x 30cm x 2cm dimensions under controlled isothermal conditions. It allows connection to external cycler through thermally insulated contacts. Testing can be carried out from below -20° C to 60°C.
With offices in UK, USA and Asia, THT manufactures, promotes and supports the complete calorimeter product range and offers a contract testing service for all your lithium battery thermal management and thermal safety requirements.
Thermal Product Solutions, designs and manufactures industrial and laboratory ovens and furnaces, and environmental temperature cycling and stability test chambers.
The Tenney product brand offers one of the most comprehensive lines of environmental test chambers and rooms in the industry. The line includes custom and standard environmental rooms, shock and vibration chambers, and environmental test chambers.
Founded in 1962, Thermotron Industries is one of the world’s premier suppliers of environmental testing, screening and simulation equipment, test system integration and vibration test systems. As an ISO 9001:2000 registered company, Thermotron manufactures a wide range of environmental test solutions capable of temperature and humidity cycling, thermal shock, production stress screening, accelerated stress testing systems for HALT and HASS, combined environmental testing, controlled humidity exposure, altitude simulation, and vibration testing.
Thierry’s Plasma Science and Technology division is proud to be one of the leading low pressure and atmospheric plasma source equipment companies in North America. Their plasma division offers a wide range of surface activation, etching, cleaning and coating plasma sources. Serving markets in research, development and manufacturing. Thierry also offers process development with a fully functional lab, contractual services and technology transfers available at customer request.
Thierry Corporation has continued to expand its services to meet all the needs of customers' plasma applications. This includes a constant growth of laboratory equipment as well as an increasing focus on stocking inventory with completed systems.
Ticona Engineering Polymers is a global supplier of engineering thermoplastics used across the range of emerging hybrid platforms from gasoline-electric and diesel-electric vehicles to those powered by hydrogen and fuel cells. Ticona combines extensive automotive know-how based on decades of experience and in-depth engineering support for its product portfolio that includes Celanex® PBT, Celstran® / Compel® / Factor® long-fiber reinforced composites, Celstran® continuous fiber reinforced thermoplastics, Fortron® PPS, GUR® UHMW-PE, Hostaform® / Celcon® POM, Thermx® PCT and Vectra® / Zenite® LCP. These engineering polymers offer a spectrum of advanced properties that include the exceptional electrical and mechanical performance, thermal and chemical resistance and dimensional stability demanded by hybrid vehicle components.
TIMCAL Graphite & Carbon is the world leader in high tech, high performance solutions based on high quality graphite and carbons. TIMCAL is committed to produce and market highly specialized, environmentally friendly carbon-based materials for a variety of industrial fields. One of these fields is the battery market (including mainly Alkaline batteries, Lithium-ion batteries, Zinc-carbon batteries, Fuel cells, Supercapacitors and Can Coating dispersions) where TIMCAL Ltd. is recognized as an innovative and a leading supplier of various carbon materials.
TIMCAL Graphite & Carbon is a member of IMERYS, a world leader in adding value to minerals. For more information visit their web page: www.timcal.com
A wholly owned subsidiary of Hydro-Québec, TM4 develops and delivers production-ready electric and hybrid powertrain systems for passenger cars up to commercial trucks and buses. TM4 contributes to the highest possible energy conversion efficiencies thanks to its expertise in permanent magnets motors, thermal management, coil winding, outer-rotor topology, and motor and inverter control algorithms.
Tosoh is the worlds largest supplier of EMD, a highly purified manganese dioxide manufactured by an electrolysis process. Tosoh produces EMD of unprecedented quality, which can be modified to meet the specific needs for the LiB cathode. Tosoh has dedicated factories in Japan and Greece, and maintains an inventory warehouse and logistics service in the USA.
The Treofan Group, headquartered in Germany, develops, manufactures and markets biaxially oriented polypropylene film under the name Treofan® and TreoPore®. With more than 40 years of experience in global markets, Treofan markets its products in more than 90 countries, manufacturing 200,000 tons of film a year at four worldwide sites.
TreoPore® was designed to reach new performance levels for Li-ion batteries in separator weight, durability and a wide range of operating temperatures. Combining the Dry and Wet process technologies, Treofan has created a completely new membrane structure delivering high porosity, low Gurley values, a nano-size 3D porous structure and superior puncture resistance.
Tridus provides customers with a low cost and high reliability path to China magnet manufacturing. Its technology and magnet solutions results in millions of magnets and magnet assemblies shipped globally. With a reliable and quality embedded supply-chain that spans from Rare Earth smelting and separation to complex value-added assembly products, Tridus demonstrates high standards for quality, exceptional levels of service, competitive pricing, on time delivery performance, effective after-sales support, and efficient supply chain management.
Founded in 1871, TUV Rheinland is a global leader in independent inspection services. The company inspects technical equipment, products and services; oversees projects; and helps to shape processes for U.S. companies seeking entry to worldwide markets. With over 14,000 employees, TUV Rheinland maintains a presence in approximately 500 locations in 61 countries. In addition, it encompasses an international network of approved labs, testing facilities and education centers, and its experts train people across a wide range of industries.
TÜV SÜD America Inc is the global testing and certification source for advanced energy storage devices and systems. Whether your products are batteries, ultra-capacitors, electric vehicle components or electric vehicle systems, its ISO 17025-accredited laboratories and experienced engineers can help develop, validate and certify your products for global use. Life Cycle, abuse, durability, performance, environmental, electrical and EMC testing can be performed on all types of cells, modules, or packs throughout their global network of testing laboratories and certification bodies. For its full range of battery services, visit http://tuvamerica.com/services/battery.cfm.
UL is a premier global independent safety science company with more than 118 years of history. UL’s dedicated R&D team has decades of experience in identifying hazards, developing test methods and setting widely recognized standards for the Battery industry. UL is accredited by IECEE as CBTL and can help make access to global markets straightforward and seamless. You can further reduce testing efforts and sample costs by combining various UL services including UL / IEC requirements and UN transportation testing. For more information on UL’s network of 95 laboratory, testing, and certification facilities, go to UL.com/batt
For more than four decades, Unico has been providing innovative solutions for industry. It pioneered the first high-power electronic DC servo drives back in 1967. From the earliest stages of automotive HEV development, Unico has provided AC and DC power solutions for hybrid technologies, battery simulation and battery testing. Today Unico has a large variety of solutions for your most demanding testing needs and the ability to customize all of its systems to meet your demands.
Original inventors of Attritor ball milling technology, Union Process manufactures a broad line of particle size reduction equipment including wet, dry, and/or cryogenic grinding Attritors as well as the ultra-fine horizontal bead milling system (DMQX-series) in both laboratory and production scale sizes. It also offers a wide range of top quality (tested and verified) steel or ceramic grinding medias, and OEM spare parts for your mill. Lab Services include lab and pilot plant R&D testing, toll milling/manufacturing, Attritor refurbishing, particle distribution analyses, and particle characterization services.
United is changing the way energy is processed with breakthrough SiC technology. Leveraging over a decade of research, power conversion applications can now benefit from not only dramatic improvements in efficiency, but switching and thermal performance too. United power semiconductor products deliver record-breaking efficiency, greater power density, and higher reliability than comparable silicon-based devices. Standard products include 650V to 1700V JBS Schottky Diodes and normally open & normally closed JFETs. Solutions from United are ideal for a variety of applications such as power supplies, alternate energy, and hybrid-electric drives.
US Hybrid Corporation specializes in the design and manufacture of power conversion systems for medium and heavy-duty electric, hybrid, and fuel cell commercial buses and trucks, enabling them to become more reliable and fuel-efficient, with lower emissions and better responsiveness. US Hybrid’s cadre of highly-experienced management and design engineers offers comprehensive engineering expertise in electric and hybrid vehicle systems and components, including Integrated Motor Drives, DC-DC Power Conversions and High-Performance AC Motors and Controllers. Established in 1999, US Hybrid is an ISO certified, U.S. citizen owned private company headquartered in Torrance, California with an additional integration facility in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Vacuum Engineering Services (VES) is a full service leak detection provider leading the industry for over 20 years. VES has supplied and supported over 1100 leak detection machines worldwide in markets including both telecommunication and automotive batteries, UPS’s, fuel systems and heat exchangers. Internally it can verify that the insulating space is uncompromised and that the inner cell structure is leak tight. It can verify the outer housing protecting the battery against moisture and environmental contamination prolonging the performance lifespan. Bring your leak detection concerns to VES to collaborate towards a practical solution. Big ideas find small leaks.
Valence Technology is a global leader in the manufacture of large-format lithium phosphate energy storage systems. The company has commercialized a standard modular approach by designing and developing off-the-shelf available large-format lithium phosphate batteries in standard 12V, 18V, 24V and 36V configurations. It also offers cells, custom battery solutions and application engineering support.
Vecture Inc. supplies Battery Management Systems (BMS) to the portable medical, military, and select industrial markets. For over 10 years Vecture Inc. has been leading the BMS industry in North America and Europe with expertise in complex mission critical battery protection, fuel gauging, and charging systems. Vecture Inc. is at the forefront of Battery Management Systems development for green-renewable energy storage, smart-sustainable grid, and electric vehicle power applications.
Vibration Research Corporation will be exhibiting its 5th generation vibration control system hardware (VR9500 Revolution) with Version 10 software for electro-dynamic & servo-hydraulic shakers. Advanced hardware capabilities combined with powerful user friendly software make Vibration Research controllers the premier choice of testing labs around the globe. With the recent release of the portable VR Observer and the Fatigue Damage Spectrum package, Vibration Research provides all the tools to seamlessly acquire field data, analyze for fatigue, test, and provide a final report.
Virginia Panel Corporation is a world leading supplier of Mass InterConnect Solutions to the Automated Test Equipment Industry. Mass InterConnect solutions provide simultaneous connection of varied signals through one device. Virginia Panel Mass InterConnect Solutions provide fast and reliable “unit under test” changeover, reduce test costs and improve production. Used in defense, aerospace, automotive, manufacturing, and other applications, VPC Mass InterConnect systems are available in multiple sizes and configurations to accommodate virtually any testing requirement. These solutions provide modular flexibility, address a wide range of signal, power, coaxial, fiber optic and pneumatic I/O requirements, and accommodate a wide range of ATE chassis sizes/configurations including PXI, LXI, SCXI and VXI applications. High performance cable assemblies and patchcords ensure quality connections and fast assembly of Mass InterConnect solutions.
CLAL - Vista Metals are producing and distributing high performance materials in copper and nickel-based alloys. They supply from shelf, or with short delivery times, strips, sheets, wires, bars from small to high quantities for stampers, battery pack manufacturers and OEMs. For decades they have supplied nickel strips for electrical connections and protection modules in power tooling, electronic devices, and automotive batteries. CLAL – Vista Metals also offer electron beam welded shunt strips for Battery Management Systems.
VoltaIQ develops powerful web-based data visualization and analytics tools for the testing of batteries, capacitors, and fuel cells, eliminating repetitive data management tasks to put data-driven insights front and center. VoltaIQ Core is the first available module of VoltaIQ Suite. VoltaIQ Core automates routine data management tasks and gives you real-time, interactive access to your data. VoltaIQ core will increase productivity, accelerate development and unlock hidden insight, creating a sustained competitive advantage for your organization. Created by a team of leading clean-tech engineers, VoltaIQ was awarded a DOE SBIR grant in 2013 to develop an enterprise version of VoltaIQ Core.
Weiss Technik and Weiss Envirotronics, Inc are worldwide leaders in the design and manufacture of Environmental Test Chambers. With vast experience and knowledge of testing batteries and batteries systems it can provide you with the right chamber solution. Product offerings also include temperature, humidity, thermal shock, vibration testing and many more. Its applications engineers can help find the right chamber for your testing application. Get your free presentation on Lithium Ion Battery Safety Testing by contacting Envirotronics at: email@example.com, calling 1-800-368-4768 or visiting www.envirotronics.com
Wildcat Discovery Technologies is involved in the high throughput discovery and development of new materials for rechargeable and primary batteries. Wildcat scientists use proprietary high throughput equipment and advanced electrochemical assays to accelerate breakthrough battery materials discoveries. At present, Wildcat can synthesize and test over 1,500 unique battery material compositions in half, full or three electrode cells every week. All materials are synthesized in bulk form, formulated into electrodes, assembled into cells and then tested in actual batteries.
This massively parallel approach in real devices is unique in the world and allows Wildcat to evaluate thousands of new cathode, anode, electrolyte, and formulation combinations. As a result, Wildcat is accelerating its corporate partners quest to dramatically improve battery performance and reduce related costs.
Established in 1991, Wineman Technology, Inc. (WTI) specializes in providing the right technical solution for solving a wide range of test applications, including dynamometer systems, servo-hydraulics, data acquisition systems, real time controllers, hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) systems, and general testing machines. We have direct experience in hybrid vehicle applications to include simulation, battery test systems, inverter applications, powertrain, charger controllers, ECU’s and fuel cell applications. WTI’s singular focus is the design and development of test equipment for advanced research and development, functional test labs, and manufacturing production.
Wuxi Xinhongye Wire & Cable Co. Ltd. is a professional manufacturer hammering at investing and producing all kinds of EV cable, electric installation connecting wire, solar cable, automobile cable, high-quality motor winding wire and special types of wire & cable
ZEON will introduce their newest grades of anode and cathode binders for Li-ion batteries at The Battery Show. ZEON’s aqueous anode binders provide three key benefits as compared to older generation SBR binders, including:
Low temperature: lower resistance and improved cycling performance at temperatures below 0°C
High temperature: improved storage and cycling performance at temperatures to 60°C
Si-containing active materials: excellent adhesion and compatibility with these next-generation active materials
Improved Li+ ion acceptability
For Li-ion cell producers using polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) binder systems, ZEON’s aqueous-based binders, including BM-480B and ZEON’s aqueous cathode binders, provide safety benefits and reduce overall costs via elimination of NMP solvent handling and recovery systems.
'Precision in Power' is the guideline of ZES ZIMMER Electronic Systems GmbH. A German high-tech company specialized in developing and manufacturing precision instruments and systems for measuring of electrical power, energy, harmonics, flicker and power quality.
ZES ZIMMER is recognized as one of the worldwide technological leaders in its field due to its very high quality standards and the unmatched innovation drive of its high professional R&D engineering team.
By acquiring one of its power analyzers, customers can be sure to possess a high end instrument capable of measuring electrical power accurately, at very low cosφ, in a wide frequency range, in all kind of signal forms: sinusoidal, distorted or even pulse width modulated as utilized in frequency inverters for motor drives.
ZES ZIMMER’s power analyzers offer advanced features along with a user friendly interface and reliable premium hardware developed and manufactured in Germany.
Zibo Super Motor Co., Ltd. is a specialized manufacturer of a wide range of electric vehicle parts, such as electric motors for battery powered electric vehicles.
Specifically, its best supplied products are electric motors for golf car/karts, sightseeing vehicles, electric 4 wheelers, beach vehicles, forklift trucks, stackers, cleaning equipment and other industrial electric vehicles. Moreover, the product range includes a series of wound and separately excited 2 big sorts of DC motors.
Zibo is also able to design, test and produce proper motors and other parts to suit your specific applications.
Zytek Automotive provides state of the art, cost-effective, turnkey solutions for electric and hybrid-electric vehicles. Its class-leading motor and power electronics products cover the range from 25kW to 250kW. Zytek’s specialist engineering teams have developed a variety of electric and hybrid vehicles; from light-duty passenger cars to heavy-duty commercial vehicles. Its newly developed systems have been designed to ISO26262/ASIL D requirements and provide a very high degree of torque accuracy and control. Zytek is an ideal engineering partner to help you deliver your vehicle electrification requirements.