Lithium Werks Acquires Valence Technology, Inc.

Lithium Werks acquires Valence Technology

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Austin, Texas – February 7, 2018 Lithium Werks B.V. (www.lithiumwerks.com), a fast growing lithium ion battery and portable power solutions group, announced today that they have acquired substantially all the assets of Valence Technology, Inc. including the customer relationships, global manufacturing, sales and distribution locations along with all of Valence’s Proprietary Lithium […]

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Fully Charged Show Features Market-Leading Battery Train

Host Robert Llewellyn of the Fully Charged Show visited Vivarail earlier this year to talk about their market-leading battery train.  Robert Llewellyn: This is a battery powered train. This is a train that doesn’t have electricity coming off the lines. It doesn’t have an engine – (it’s) pure battery powered. Alice Gillman, Sales & Marketing, […]

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Battery Safety Standards – The Changing Requirements for Batteries

Article published in Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology International Jan 2018: The Changing Requirements for Batteries in Commercial and Industrial Electric Vehicles Commercial EVs are becoming more prevalent in everyday life.  Valence Technology now see customers using their safe, proven lithium ion batteries in varied applications such as refuse collection vehicles, port terminal tractors, electric […]

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Technological Advancements, Greater Energy Density with Lithium Ion

Lithium ion for forklifts & agvs

Article from Logistics International Pro Autumn 2017: Although lithium ion batteries have been around for over 25 years, they are primarily used for small portable electronics and electric vehicles.  Those applications specifically require a small, lightweight energy source.  With few exceptions, lithium ion batteries were designed into these products from concept.  Recently however, lithium ion […]

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Dominant Battery Technologies for Electric & Hybrid Marine Applications

Electric & Hybrid Marine Mag Oct 2017 Cover

The Great Debate With myriad battery technologies currently available on the market, industry experts put forward the chemistry they think will emerge as the dominant solution for electric and hybrid marine applications in the next 10 years. Our own Paul Krueger, vice president of engineering, weighs in for the Electric & Hybrid Marine Technology International […]

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Hybrid Power System in Medical Laboratory Instrumentation

BioCare is leading the way by utilizing lithium ion batteries to increase the amount of power available for an automated slide stainer not provided by a standard wall outlet. Valence supports this ingenuity which improves diagnostics and, ultimately, patient care. Hybrid power in laboratory instrumentation Article by Jennifer Schwedler and David Basiiji published by Medical […]

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Valence Completes ECE R100 Revision 2 Testing

Valence battery r100 test

Valence Successfully Completed ECE-R100 Revision 2 Compliance Testing Oct 23, 2017 – Valence Technology, Inc. has received confirmation from approvals agency Applus+ IDIADA, Spain, of passing its recent ECE R100 Revision 2 testing on their U-Charge® U27 range of lithium ion batteries.  Valence Technology is the first lithium battery producer to have passed these strenuous […]

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Three-shift Lithium Ion Battery for Forklift

GNB forklift with lithium ion batteries

Through a partnership with Exide, Valence provides batteries for this forklift application. “GNB Sonnenschein Lithium battery passes demanding endurance test” posted by Forklift Action 9/7/17 GNB Industrial Power – a division of Exide Technologies, a leading global provider of stored electrical energy solutions, has passed a series of demanding endurance tests at a large European […]

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Ruggedized Lithium Ion 24XP Battery for Material Handling

U-Charge 24XP series

New Product Release for 2017 from Valence Technology Valence Technology announces its safe Lithium Iron Magnesium Phosphate chemistry platform now available in 24 volts in its new 24XP series. The 24XP series modules are designed for forklift and AGV/AGC applications with their inherent reliability, long cycle life, and zero maintenance. Specific materials and elements were chosen to […]

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Robot Room Service Built by Savioke and Powered by Valence

Savioke Room Service Robot

“Introducing AURA, the room service robot” reported by CNN 8/15/17 One hotel in Singapore is taking room service to a new level thanks to AURA, the room service robot. AURA works in the M Social Hotel in Singapore — a lifestyle hotel designed with the business-traveling millennial in mind. “The inspiration behind AURA the Relay Robot is to bring […]

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