Lincad sponsors youth football in Cove

Lincad, the Ash Vale-based battery manufacturer, is delighted to be sponsoring two of Cove FC’s youth teams – the U11 Pumas and the U11 Jaguars. Both teams are playing as part of the North East Hampshire Youth League, sanctioned by Hampshire FA and supporting youth football teams from clubs in Hampshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Surrey.

 

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Lincad tests the water at Southampton Boat Show

With a view to expanding the range of applications for its bespoke batteries, chargers and power management systems, Lincad recently attended the Southampton Boat Show.

 

Getting ready to celebrate its Golden Anniversary next year, this event is the largest show of its kind in the UK and has been the launchpad for many of the world’s […]

Lincad’s Research & Quality Manager, Gavin Durham, talks about Battery Chemistry

Lincad is always open to new developments in cell technology. Our current focus is on high energy density, high power, lightweight batteries and sodium- ion can’t compete with lithium-ion at all in that area. But as we diversify across a range of sectors, in the future we may well incorporate sodium-ion cells into our battery […]

Lincad’s Research & Quality Manager, Gavin Durham, Talks About Battery Transportation

Q. Gavin, I understand there have been a number of changes regarding the transport of batteries by air. Can you start by expanding on that?

A. Yes, basically there has been a strict tightening of the regulations for air transport, especially for lithium batteries, over recent years. Until just a few years ago, you could transport […]

The 3-2-1 Interview With Peter Slade, Lincad and Monch Publishing

Monch Publishing have launched a new regular column entitled “The 3-2-1 Interview.” Taking the same three questions every time, the idea is to interview senior executives from smaller companies – those in the middle of the supply chain – and thereby determine the health, agility and sustainability of our industry over the long term.

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Lincad launches new Battery Power Management System for the most demanding military environments

Lincad, the UK designer and manufacturer of bespoke batteries, chargers and power management systems for military applications, is delighted to launch its new battery power management system, the BPMS Mk2.

 

A 120Ah lithium-ion battery with the charge management and power routing electronics needed for self-contained UPS functionality, the BPMS Mk2 is designed to support a 24V […]

Lincad’s Research & Quality Manager, Gavin Durham, Talks About Battery Storage

Q. Lincad manufactures batteries for a number of different markets – the military, oil and gas, medical. Does that have any bearing on how the batteries need to be stored?

A. No, it has nothing to do with the sector. It’s all down to the chemistry of the cells. Having said that, in some sectors, customers […]

Lincad wins contract with Team Leidos to supply batteries to MOD

Lincad, UK supplier of batteries, chargers and power management systems for military applications, has won a multi-million pound contract with Team Leidos to supply a wide range of primary cells and batteries for the UK Ministry of Defence.

 

Consisting of mainly lithium as well as some other cell chemistries, most of these products must be suitable […]

Lincad proud to support local Armed Forces Day weekend

Lincad, a leading UK battery manufacturer based in Ash Vale, is delighted to be supporting the Rushmoor Memorial and Landmark Hunt, part of the Armed Forces Day weekend which has been organised by the local borough council. Armed Forces Day is an annual event, being held this year on Saturday 30th June, designed to commemorate […]

“Getting more women into engineering can only be a good thing”

says Janet Rowe, Joint Managing Director of Lincad

 

This interview was conducted to mark International Women in Engineering Day which takes place every year on 23 June. Organised by the Women’s Engineering Society, a charity founded in 1919, this important event is designed to celebrate the achievements of women in engineering and focus attention on the […]