A&D Technology supplies advanced test and simulation solutions for hybrid-electric and conventional powertrain development applications. The company provides complete turnkey solutions for EV/HEV and battery testing applications, including design, project management, installation and commissioning. Its 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.
A123 Systems LLC 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 nanoscale materials 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.
Adaptive Power Systems (APS) manufactures and distributes an extensive line of AC and DC power test equipment to meet world-wide applications. Their products include precision programmable DC Power supplies, Electronic AC and DC load and AC Frequency Converters. APS equipment is sold by independent sales representatives and distributors throughout the world.
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.
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.
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 designs and develops thermal management solutions and manufactures lithium-ion battery packs for portable, stationary and transportation applications. Its products cover e-mobility, renewable energy and stationary energy storage markets. Its 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.
ALTe Powertrain Technologies, Inc. is an electric hybrid powertrain system provider. The company is engaged in the engineering, development, assembly and integration of electro-mechanical automobile components and software to create range extended Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle (“PHEV”) powertrains and pure battery electric vehicle (“BEV”) powertrains. The results of the company’s efforts take the form of “powertrain kits” that are a substitute for the entire traditional internal combustion engine based powertrain systems like those used in over 99% of vehicles in existence today.
Ankao (Hangzhou) Energy Co., Ltd. is an integrated green-energy and high-tech enterprise specialized in the R&D as well as the production of lithium ion power systems. Adopting wireless connection and detachable combination technologies, it drastically reduces the potential dangers and substantially improves the quality and reliability of high capacity lithium battery packs.
Applied Spectra, Inc. (ASI) is a leading supplier of analytical instrumentation based on laser ablation technology. Its J200 LIBS (Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy), LA (Laser Ablation), and Tandem LA – LIBS instrument suite offers rapid elemental and isotopic analysis without sample preparation. Applied Spectra's powerful products help customers in the battery industry improve the manufacturing process by providing efficient QC of incoming raw materials while also monitoring battery component chemistry.
Arbin Instruments manufactures 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. The company offers 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.
Arens Controls Company is wholly owned by the Curtiss-Wright Corporation of Parsippany, New Jersey, USA. Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) is an innovative engineering company that provides hybrid vehicle components including Traction Inverters, DC-DC Converters, DC-AC Inverts and Junction. Arens products are used on the most advanced commercial vehicles, including the newest hybrid vehicle power systems. No other North American manufacturer has more on-road experience than Arens; its Traction Inverters have logged over 500,000,000 vehicle miles on municipal city buses in North America.
Argonne National Laboratory is a multi-disciplinary research organization owned by the U.S. Department of Energy. 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.
Arkema, a global specialty chemical company, manufactures Kynar resins for high-performance applications including lithium-ion batteries. Kynar HSV, a high-molecular-weight polyvinylidiene fluoride resin, allows for low binder loadings in both the anode and cathode. Kynar PVDF resins can also be used as lithium-ion battery separator coatings. Kynar is available as a powder, pellets or aqueous solutions.
Arnold Magnetic Technologies 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, shaped field electromagnets and precision rolled foils. Design services are available including 2D and 3D modeling.
Ashland Specialty Ingredients 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). 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.
ATS is a world leader in the design and build of automated manufacturing equipment. As technology advances from conventional to hybrid to fully electric vehicles, ATS capabilities continually evolve to keep pace. Its experience in motor assembly, electrified drivetrains, electronics assembly and EOL testing is the perfect complement to automation projects in the hybrid and full electric vehicle markets.
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.
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.
Bitrodes specialized battery formation and lab testing equipment noted for standard-setting excellence in accuracy, reliability, innovation and engineering. It offers 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. The company’s clients 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, drivetrains, charging and battery systems. It 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 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. The company delivers customized solutions including: battery management systems testing, battery pack simulation, battery cell and pack testing, embedded monitoring systems for utility scale energy storage systems.
Branson Ultrasonics Corporation is the leading worldwide manufacturer of ultrasonic metal welding equipment. 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. It is also an equipment manufacturer of plastics joining and precision cleaning systems.
Brückner provides innovative line concepts for an efficient, flexible and profitable production of battery separator film for Li-Ion-batteries used in portable electronic devices. Intense R&D is done on solutions for electric vehicles as well as stationary power storage applications.
BTU International is a leading global supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment and processes to the alternative energy and electronics assembly markets. BTU controlled-atmosphere furnaces are available with temperature ranges up to 1,150°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.
Bühler offers lithium-ion battery electrode slurry production plants in Europe and North America together with its cooperation partner Primix Corporation. With this collaboration, Bühler 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 processing.
Canada Carbon’s goal is to be the most efficient graphite mining company in the world, providing the highest-quality materials. It 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.
CHARGED Electric Vehicles Magazine is sent to decision makers throughout the automotive industry, and is distributed to the attendees of all the leading electric vehicle technology trade shows. Each issue features company profiles, battery/technology news, new product reviews, big picture analysis – energy, environment, politics and foreign policy – and more.
Cincinnati Sub-Zero (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.
CLAL – Vista Metals produces and distributes high-performance materials in copper and nickel-based alloys. It supplies strips, sheets, wires and bars from small to high quantities for stampers, battery pack manufacturers and OEMs. Products include nickel strips for electrical connections and protection modules in power tooling, electronic devices and automotive batteries, and electron beam welded shunt strips for battery management systems.
Cobham Technical Services – Vector Fields Software produces the world’s most advanced finite element simulation software for modelling and analysis electromagnetic equipment and effects. Opera is the ultimate electromagnetic-led multiphysics design automation tool: it helps deliver design excellence on time, regardless of whether you are a small enterprise or large corporation. Fast, accurate and cost-effective, Opera is a general-purpose multiphysics finite element software suite, for product analysis, design and optimization.
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.
‘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.
Dataforth Corporation is a recognized leader in the design and manufacture of high quality, “Instrument Class” signal conditioning and data communications products for industry. It offers the largest selection of 5B, 7B and 8B isolated analog I/O modules as well as DIN packaged modules, MAQ20 DAQ systems, and isolated RS-232/RS-485 line drivers/converters.
DEWESoft offers a full suite of hardware for in-vehicle and lab data acquisition applications. Scalable from eight to thousands of channels, its instruments are available as handheld USB devices, stand-alone battery-powered systems or rack-mounted configurations. Powered by DEWESoft software, the company’s equipment can acquire many multi-domain test sets that may include analog in/out, digital in/out, video, CAN, FlexRay, XCP, GPS and much 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 ±1,800V isolation, and bandwidth up to 2MHz per channel. Signal conditioning for every signal and sensor. Design your own displays and outputs with easy-to-use software.
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
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 and EV battery pack test systems and battery simulators. All systems are controlled using Digatron/Firing Circuits’ powerful software applications.
DreamWeaver makes non-woven nanofiber battery separators from a blend of nanofibers and microfibers, which provide higher power, better efficiency and higher 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 offers specialized products for the highly dynamic requirements of electric drives and battery simulation. dSPACE is the world’s leading provider of hardware and software tools for developing and testing sophisticated electronic control systems. For 25+ 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.
East Penn manufactures batteries from six to over 20,000lb, providing thousands of energy storage solutions for virtually any application. A leader in emerging battery technology and systems integration, the company is 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.
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.
EC Power is a developer of Li-ion battery software suite that has some of the most advanced features in the world to address real world challenges to Li-ion battery cell-to-system performance, life and safety. EC Power with its reliable and robust software, technical team consisting of battery experts and extensive material characterization and diagnostics capabilities deliver effective solutions to most pressing problems of its customers.
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.
Elite Power Solutions is a supplier of large format Lithium Ion battery systems for electric vehicle and energy storage applications. Based your system requirement, they will provide a complete turnkey solution which includes Lithium Ion batteries, battery management system and matching charger. Their systems are the safest and most cost effective in the industry. The capacity of a single Lithium Ion battery cell ranges from 20Ah to 200Ah.
Superior technology paired with advanced materials differentiate the products EnerDel manufactures. EnerDel’s quality-driven approach and engineering expertise enable it 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-orientated applications.
Energy Power Systems is developing commercially viable energy storage solutions that deliver high power and long life at low cost. By building on the discoveries of French battery pioneer Gaston Planté, the company has developed a simple yet revolutionary approach to serve the needs of the transportation and smart grid markets.
EnerSys designs, builds, installs and maintains comprehensive stored energy solutions for three primary markets: motive power, reserve power and aerospace and defense. Motive power applications include material handling, railway and mining equipment; reserve power applications consist of telecommunications, data centers, electronics, security, portable power, switchgear/utility and sports and leisure. Aerospace and 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.
Envision Solar designs, manufactures and deploys unique, proprietary and architecturally accretive renewable energy media and branding systems with a Drag & Drop Infrastructure™ product line. The company's flagship products include the patent pending EV ARC™, patented Solar Tree® array and Solar Tree®Socket™ solar media and branding platforms with EnvisionTrak™, a proprietary and patented solar tracker.
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.
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 worldwide, Flextronics is well positioned to deliver comprehensive solutions that dramatically reduce product cost and shorten time to market.
Freescale is a leader in microcontrollers (MCUs) and digital networking processors for the automotive, networking, industrial, medical and consumer markets. Its vast portfolio of products includes MCUs and processors, analog and power-management, RF and sensing solutions. Freescale provides robust, reliable, high-performance analog enabling complete embedded system solutions.
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.
FTW is a manufacturers’ representative with a focus on high-power components and services. It has developed a well-balanced set of suppliers to meet clients’ entire product and support needs. Companies include Payton – transformers and inductors, Electronic Concepts – film capacitors, United SiC – silicon carbide diodes and switches, and Tecnova/Logical Products – engineering services & contract manufacturing. FTW’s territory is the Great Lakes Region.
Originally built in 1963 in Gainesville, Florida to produce nickel cadmium rechargeable batteries for the Cordless Norelco Razor, G4 Synergetics went on to develop zinc manganese, nickel metal hydride and lithium-ion rechargeable battery chemistries. The company aims to provide economical rechargeable battery solutions targeted for applications requiring high power and rapid recharge. Proprietary bipolar construction is utilized to achieve these characteristics.
Gantner Instruments is a leader in high performance data acquisition and control systems designed specifically for the mission critical testing requirements of battery, electric motor/powertrain, and in-vehicle testing applications. Gantner modules are deployed in hundreds of battery and e-mobility test systems worldwide, and provide an open interface for seamless connectivity to multiple hardware and software platforms – making Gantner the system-of-choice for End Users, OEM’s and systems integrators alike.
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Gigavac is a US manufacturer of advanced switching solutions. Sealed products include high-voltage relays, contactors, manual disconnect switches and battery management products. Designed for long life and extreme conditions, Gigavac EPIC contactors and hermetically sealed manual disconnect switches can be used in a variety of applications at voltages from 12V to 1,500V and currents to 4,000A.
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.
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. 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.
HEINZMANN electric motors of up to 30 kW can be installed in a large variety of applications, from electric vehicles to agricultural machinery. The patented rotor technology delivers powerful and efficient drive in electric motors and generators. It also serves as the basis for sophisticated hybrid-operated drive systems.
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.
Hello Tech Energy was established in 2011. It was formerly a worldwide technically-leading manufacturer, which started to commit to R&D, and production and sales of portable powers in 2004. They challenge the contradiction of global consumers' mobile devices' multi-functional integration having power shortage. Hello Tech have also established technology research and product test labs. Starting with excellent design concepts, Hello Tech set up a sound, smart, portable power product series, compatible for portable terminals.
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.
Hibar Systems 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.
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.
Horiba offers the tools and expertise to optimize e-motor and powertrain 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 Horiba’s labs in Troy, Michigan.
Hosokawa Micron Powder Systems develops and manufactures various particle processing and dry particle bonding equipment for producing fine, ultra-fine powders and nano-composites used in electronics, energy, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, military and aerospace industries. Application examples of equipment used in the battery material production processes for milling, heat-treating, carbon coating, powder densification and nano-composites fabrication are to be displayed.
Huber+Suhner offers a wide spectrum of RADOX cables and cable systems for the automotive industry, which 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.
ICCNexergy is a 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.
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 that are custom designed for this demanding industry. It has pioneered new technologies for dry powder coating and paste coating, and has numerous production machines processing electrodes from dry powder or from a paste, as well as traditional slurry.
Intertek offers industry-leading, independent consulting and testing for batteries, fuel cells and supercapacitors. In addition to its NRTL, National Certification Body status and CTIA and ISO 17025 accreditations, its 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 and systems.
Ioxus manufactures premium performance ultracapacitor technology for transportation, alternative energy, medical, industrial and consumer product markets. The company offers the highest power and energy density ultracapacitors and hybrid capacitors ranging in size from 100 Farads to 3,000 Farads, with both iCAP® cylindrical and THiNCAP® laminated pouch cells available. Its family of ultracapacitors is uniquely optimized for high performance with low resistance.
Jiangsu Sanhuan Industry ＆Commerce Co., Ltd is one of the biggest technology-leading companies in the world, specialized in battery manufacturing equipment and supporting environmental equipment. It has supplied customers with lead strip production lines, oxide mill systems, paste mixers, pasting machines, curing＆drying chambers, battery formation systems, recalculating acid formation systems, acid dilution plants, automatic waste water treatment plants and more.
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.
From its headquarters in Berlin, the Jonas & Redmann Group develops and manufactures innovative systems that automate handling, transporting and assembling for various industries. For 25 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 the critical process steps in various industries.
Since 2010 Jonas & Redmann has been bringing its expertise in working with highly sensitive materials to the lithium-ion battery industry. The company provides the equipment for all production steps after the coating process and continues to develop and improve its technologies 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.
K2 Energy is an innovative developer and manufacturer of cells, batteries and energy storage systems utilizing its proprietary K2|LiFePO4 chemistry. K2 Energy’s field-proven products offer industry-leading energy density, superior power, and are made of environmentally-friendly, lightweight materials providing increased cycle life and enhanced safety. K2 Energy’s scientists and engineers have decades of combined experience researching, developing and bringing to customers next generation battery technologies.
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.
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. Its 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.
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), which can run in motor or generator mode. The KM-400/50 motor is based on robust radial flux brushless technology with continuous output power 50kW at 7,000rpm, where it exhibits over 96% efficiency. It is designed as a liquid cooled motor.
Kostal Kontakt Systeme is an international automotive connector company that offers superior high voltage solutions. It 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).
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.
LEM is a specialist and market leader in the production of isolated current and voltage transducers. From its beginnings in a Geneva, Switzerland in 1972, LEM has evolved over 40 years into an international company of more than 1200 people with manufacturing operations in Geneva, Tokyo, Sofia, and Beijing, and with a sales support network spanning the globe. Over 2000 references fill LEM’s catalog serving multiple markets.
Linear Technology designs, manufactures and markets high-performance analog integrated circuits. Its 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. It 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 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’). 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. Its people work in collaboration with its customers to help them increase the value of their products. Innovative and responsive in an ever-changing marketplace, Lord is focused on providing solutions for its customers worldwide.
Maccor Inc is the world’s largest commercial manufacturer of automated test systems adaptable to a wide range of energy storage products and battery chemistries. Its range of equipment provides standard discharge and cycle testing, and is capable of sophisticated pulse testing, together with high-speed data acquisition and interface with smart battery packs. In addition, cyclic voltammetry, three-electrode and AC impedance experiments can be performed.
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; Roof Systems. Over 10,000 employees support these services across a global network of 37 locations on three continents.
Manz Automation is a globally leading high-tech mechanical engineering company. It has developed 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.
Materion Technical Materials is the world’s 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. 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.
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. The company also leads the market in volume.
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.
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.
Founded in 2006, Microvast, Inc. is a completely vertically integrated advanced power and technology company that maintains strict quality control from the very bottom all the way to the top. Microvast offers advanced ultra-fast charging (less than 10 minutes) power solutions for applications including electric vehicles and energy storage and other potential markets.
Since pioneering a new standard in battery testers with conductance technology, Midtronics has focused on battery management innovation. The company 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 its industry-leading battery testing and electrical system analysis and diagnostic tools.
MIRA has been at the forefront of electronics and control systems engineering for over twenty years, developing market leading products for vehicle control, hybrid and electric vehicle, unmanned ground vehicle and intelligent mobility systems. MIRA’s engineering consultancy services include: Battery cell selection; Cell packaging and integration; Thermal management; Mechanical and electrical safety; Battery testing under simulated in-vehicle conditions. MIRA’s sophisticated Battery Management System offers you the opportunity to reduce battery weight, size and cost, our BMS calculates the instantaneous available power on the run and ensures that safe operating limits are maintained to prevent unintentional abuse and damage to the pack.
Mission Motor Company is an expert partner and supplier for programs from electric vehicle prototyping through production supply. Mission delivers advanced electric powertrain products and services to a diverse range of vehicle OEM and Tier 1 customers in applications ranging from off-highway equipment to powersports to automotive and beyond. Mission develops product technologies in the areas of motor control inverters, motors, DC-DC converters, on-board chargers, and battery pack systems. In addition to production supply, Mission provides engineering consulting services ranging from battery cell testing and selection to full turnkey electric vehicle prototyping.
Misum specializes in developing and producing the battery packs and battery management systems that control lifetime, protection and monitoring of rechargeable batteries. Through continuous research and development of its technology, Misum has developed and improved battery features, safety and longer life time for high-voltage and high-capacity BMS and battery packs.
Miyachi America 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 companies 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 and failure propagation.
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 specializes in machinery for grinding and dispersion of powders, especially for use in battery manufacturing. It is an innovative technology leader in batch and continuous process equipment for wet and dry grinding and dispersion. Production of mixing and dispersion equipment: high-speed dispersers, inline mixing, horizontal and vertical media mills, multi-shaft mixers, powder size reduction equipment, skid-mounted, turnkey processes, custom equipment and systems.
New Eagle offers complete electric and hybrid systems and integration assistance for fleet and OEM conversion companies. With an extensive supplier network that provides the best automotive validated EV components, the New Eagle team offers their expertise and experience in integrating vehicles with electronics, energy-storage and power controls. This combination allows New Eagle to develop vehicles with great efficiency.
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 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.
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 USA Inc provides sales and services of machine tools and quick-connecting fluid couplings designed and manufactured by Nitto Kohki Co, Tokyo, Japan. It has pioneering the development of unique, high-quality products based on the core technologies of fluid mechanics, precision engineering and electronic engineering. Nitto Kohki offers customers advantages in terms of labor savings, improved working environments and efficient manufacturing.
Nogamigiken believes that “stamping dies are not just equipment for mass production. They are important tools for earning a profit”, and designs and manufactures ultra-precision stamping tools and dies with this brief. Its high-quality tools stamp out electrode material without burrs or foreign particles for trial production, through stamping dies which have durable cutting edge for sharpness for mass production.
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!
Ohio Semitronics Inc is a leader in industrial electrical and energy measurement. Pioneering the development of Hall-effect semiconductor materials that revolutionized current measurement devices, today OSI offers 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 the toughest energy measurement or electrical power control electronics applications.
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 and military components. Orion Test Systems and Automation is skilled at hot and cold temperature test stands for mechanical actuation and oil flow.
Oryx Systems International is the worldwide leading provider of high-precision battery electrode, and separator film thickness gauges. It offers the battery industry the finest and most accurate on-line and off-line thickness gauging systems. Its systems can measure bare metal, single side, double side, wet and calendered materials equally well, and provide real-time process data to the coating line and to quality assurance teams.
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.
Pearson New Power Energy Co., Ltd. is a hi-tech manufacturer specializing in researching, producing and marketing of li-ion batteries. The company can produce 120MAH batteries per year with 500 sets of first-class equipment imported from overseas. It’s main products are lithium-ion battery cells and packs for e-bikes, e-motors, electric buses, hybrid buses, electric cars, UPS, solar systems and more.
PEC stands for world-class manufacturing and testing technology for the battery and energy storage market. This includes high-performance and accurate lifecycle testing, and automated cell finishing lines, including formation, degassing, aging, grading and sorting. PEC has focused and intensified its R&D in the HEV area, resulting in completely automated equipment and software that help this market reach new technological challenges and achieve 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 cables for vehicle manufacturers and electric charging station wire and cables.
Photofabrication Engineering, Inc. manufactures custom-made, photochemically-etched anodes and cathodes for fuel cells, heat exchangers, and oxygen and hydrogen generators, with broad applications in the aerospace, automotive, aerospace, biotechnology, medical, appliance, power, and electrical/electronic industries. PEI, using a proprietary process, photoetches pure titanium, titanium alloys, zirconium, and zirconium alloys along with standard materials such as aluminum, stainless steel, copper and brass.
Pi Innovo’s OpenECU modules are 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 Pi Innovo to rapidly develop and take to production a custom ECU from a standard prototype platform.
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, lightweight and automated.
Portable rapid chargers are necessary for applications that require rapid charging of vehicles away from the utility grid.
Polar’s natural-gas-fueled chargers allow rapid charging where the electrical service is insufficient and costly to add.
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. Its 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.
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 and refractories, electronics, and engineered adhesives and 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.
PTI Inspection Systems manufactures non-destructive inspection technologies for package integrity testing, seal integrity, leak testing and container closure integrity testing (CCIT). Its technologies exclude subjectivity from package testing, and use test methods that conform to ASTM standards. PTI’s inspection technologies provide solutions for assuring integrity and quality of battery cells.
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.
Rebling Power Connectors manufactures high-power battery connectors, battery disconnect switches, ground power plugs, vent caps for battery cells, and other peripheral battery products. Rebling’s quick-disconnect plugs and receptacles are tested to 1,000+ amps continuous and 2,500 Vdc. The 7000 series meets the following military specifications: MIL-PRF-18148/1 thru /3 and MIL-E-81099. Rebling also custom-manufactures connectors to any specification.
Remy International, Inc. is a global manufacturer and remanufacturer of alternators, starters and electric traction motors. Known for innovation, efficiency, quality, and best-in-class customer support, Remy's products are integrated by leading industrial, specialty, automotive and heavy-duty OEMs, and aftermarket providers worldwide. We Start the World & Keep It Running™.
Revolutionary Engineering works with clients’ teams to develop innovative and practical solutions to their testing and system needs, incorporating engineering fundamentals with the latest in cutting-edge technology. Revolutionary Engineering understands how critical its clients’ runtime is; its reputation has been built on the fact it responds to clients’ needs in a fast, reliable and professional manner.
Ricardo is a leading global engineering provider of technology, product innovation and strategic consulting to the world’s automotive, transport and energy industries. It provides 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.
The globally operating Röchling Group stands for competence in plastics. With their two divisions, High-Performance Plastics and Automotive Plastics, the company focusses on processing high-grade plastics to fabricate semi-finished products, parts and systems for a host of industrial applications.
The High-Performance Plastics division has a product spectrum ranging from semi-finished products right up to machined finished components. The Automotive Plastics division supplies automotive manufacturers and system suppliers with technologically sophisticated plastic applications used to solve the ongoing challenges of the automotive industry.
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.
Saft 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.
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics’ ProtectION+ range includes high-performance foams protecting batteries against vibrations and creating permanent compression for battery cells; automated foam-in-place compound, sealing battery packs against water and dust; thermal interface management foams and substrates for thermal conductivity and electrical insulation; insulation materials protecting prismatic and cylindrical lithium-ion battery packs from external temperature variations.
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.
IMG, The Economic Development Agency of the German Federal State Saxony-Anhalt, is the business location service and marketing agency of Saxony-Anhalt. IMG staff provides all BLS services, from acquisition to production start. IMG is also globally marketing the business and science location and develops touristic concepts. Saxony-Anhalt’s government is the sole shareholder. IMG is your partner: for location search, in funding issues, in dealing with public authorities and for project implementation.
SMI is a premier manufacturer of custom designed shapes, gaskets, seals, and precision die cuts. From simple foam gaskets to intricate multi-layer flame retardant electronic and barriers products, SMI can provide components within clients’ specifications. It supplies finished components made from: foams, solid elastomers, gasket materials, adhesives, plastics, films, metal foils, thermal and barrier materials, and many, many more.
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. Few contract manufacturers can match Sentral’s consistent performance, 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 its customers.
Sevcon manufactures high-quality motor controllers and system components for electric vehicles. It offers a diverse range of products on electrically powered vehicles from forklift trucks to electric cars and bikes. These components are constructed to perform reliably in the most severe conditions. Sevcon operates worldwide, and has recognized that quality of service and product is essential to customers and is a key to success.
Shenzhen Carku Technology Co., Ltd is a high-tech company offering products such as a multi-function jump starter, car batteries and more. Carku launched at the end of 2011 to provide good products and service to customers. It aims to become a leading global brand in the automobile market.
Shmuel De-Leon Energy Ltd 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 representation of energy storage, testing and research equipment companies in Israel.
Sichuan Changhong Battery Co., Ltd. is mainly specialized in the development and manufacturing of Li-ion storage battery systems, Ni-Cd batteries, Ni-Fe batteries, silver zinc batteries, power management systems and other kinds of storage system application solutions. Changhong’s products are widely used for aviation, locomotive, track transit, electric vehicle, oil & gas, substation, telecommunication, electric tools, renewable energy storage and other industrial applications.
The Industry Automation division of Siemens Industry is the world’s 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 has shared a core intelligence with over 100,000 automation products for nearly 15 years.
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.
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 offers seven metal welders with patented features that allow ultrasonic technology to be even more efficient and easy to use 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.
Sonobond Ultrasonics, headquartered in West Chester, Pennsylvania, received the first patent ever issued for ultrasonic metal welding in 1960. Sonobond manufactures the only ultrasonic metal welders that can join up to 80 layers of foil to tabs and terminals as used for advanced battery and super capacitor applications, weld tinned or oxidized non-ferrous metals in just one pulse, attach wires-to-wires and wires to terminals, and weld sheet metal -including aluminum- up to 3mm thick. Ultrasonic welding creates a solid-state metallurgical bond with high conductivity, without using consumables and without producing arcs, sparks or fumes, or melting at the weldment.
Based in San Jose, California, Sony Electronics’ Component Solutions Business Division markets a comprehensive portfolio of component and semiconductor products.
The component products line-up includes: OEM lithium-ion and lithium polymer batteries, power supplies and chargers.
For more information on OEM, Commercial and Industrial batteries please contact: SonyEnergy@am.sony.com
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).
With the proliferation of applications using lithium-ion chemistries, the demand for specialized turnkey 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.
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.
SPX 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.
Stanley Engineered Fastening’s 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.
Stapla Ultrasonic Corp is a market leader in the field of ultrasonic metal welding. It continually partners with battery manufacturers 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 customers with the resources and expertise to succeed worldwide.
StorTronics provides power supplies, batteries and related value-added services to companies involved in the design, manufacture and repair of industrial electronic products 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 its customers.
Strunk Connect Automated Solutions focuses on the automotive, medical and solar industries, and offers individual and complete solutions and the in-house expertise to build complete solutions from benchtop to automated systems. Strunk’s production program 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.
Sunstone Engineering is a leading expert in micro-welding technologies. 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.
Super B is an international lithium-ion phosphate battery engineering and manufacturing firm providing outstanding product development and solutions for industrial and consumer battery application needs. Super B designs and manufactures a complete range of new-generation traction and starter batteries with highest customer satisfaction. Its in-house design, development and manufacturing facilities are brand new and state of the art.
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 2,400W 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.
TE 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.
State-of-the-art electronics, high-power generators up to 12kW, mechanical components and software engineering set Telsonic linear and torsional welding equipment apart from the rest of the field. An experienced team of application 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.
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. 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 of its clients’ lithium battery thermal management and thermal safety requirements.
Thermotron Industries is one of the world’s premier suppliers of environmental testing, screening and simulation equipment, test system integration and vibration test systems. 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.
TIMCAL Graphite & Carbon is committed to producing and marketing 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.
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 world’s 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.
Treofan manufactures and markets biaxially orientated polypropylene film. 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. 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 aftersales support and efficient supply chain management.
TÜV SÜD America Inc is the global testing and certification source for advanced energy storage devices and systems. Lifecycle, abuse, durability, performance, environmental, electrical and EMC testing can be performed on all types of cells, modules or packs throughout TÜV SÜD’s global network of testing laboratories and certification bodies.
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
ULVAC is an international corporation that designs and manufactures systems for industrial and research applications of vacuum technology. Its products cover a broad spectrum of markets, including equipment for the Lithium-ion TFB Industry: including, sputtering systems for electrodes, current collectors and electrolytes; evaporators for Li anodes, RTA systems, and Plasma polymerization for packaging.
Unico 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.
UQM Technologies is a developer and manufacturer of power-dense, high-efficiency electric motors, generators and power electronic controllers for the automotive, commercial truck, bus and military markets.
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. The company leads 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 BMS development for green-renewable energy storage, smart-sustainable grid, and electric vehicle power applications.
Vibration Research Corporation will be exhibiting its fifth-generation vibration control system hardware (VR9500 Revolution) with Version 10 software for electrodynamic and servohydraulic shakers. Advanced hardware capabilities combined with powerful user-friendly software make Vibration Research controllers the premier choice of testing labs around the globe. Vibration Research provides all the tools to seamlessly acquire field data, analyze for fatigue, test and provide a final report.
Voltabox of Texas, Inc. is a subsidiary of the established German automotive supplier Paragon AG. Voltabox is THE brand for high performance battery systems. Voltabox draws from 25 years' experience with high demanding automotive electronics for premium suppliers. Its strength is based on well-founded competences in both construction and systems integration.
Wildcat Discovery Technologies is involved in the high throughput discovery and development of new materials for rechargeable and primary batteries. 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.
Zes Zimmer Electronic Systems is specialized in developing and manufacturing precision instruments and systems for measuring electrical power, energy, harmonics, flicker and power quality. The company is recognized as a worldwide technological leader in its field due to its very high quality standards and the unmatched innovation drive of its highly professional R&D engineering team.