Women in Defence

Janet Rowe, Lincad’s Joint Managing Director continues to champion more women working at all levels across the UK defence industry.

Are we seeing more job opportunities for women in the UK defence industry?
Yes, I believe we are seeing more women at all levels of management across the UK defence sector but we still have some way […]

World Quality Day – Interview with Lincad’s Quality Manager

An interview with Stephen Jenkins Lincad’s Quality Manager about the impact of Covid-19.

Q – What are the main challenges facing Lincad’s quality team at the moment and how are you overcoming them?

A – Covid-19 has not had a massive impact although we have introduced several new health and safety procedures.  It has somewhat restricted our […]

LIPS 16 is launched at Lincad

Lincad is pleased to announce it’s launch of its LIPS 16 (lithium-ion power system) battery.
The LIPS 16 represents the latest in lithium-ion battery technology and design and is suited for use in the most demanding environments. The battery features a fully metallic enclosure (sealed to IP55) offering excellent physical protection and electromagnetic screening.
Originally designed as […]

Strengthening our Asia-Pacific footprint – BPMS Mk2

Lincad, UK designer and manufacturer of batteries and charging systems, is seeing increased demand from the Asia-Pacific defence sector for its Battery Power Management Systems (BPMS) Mk2 for military applications and deployment. Lincad is supplying into the Asia-Pacific market through Leonardo.

Lincad’s BPMS Mk2 is a 120Ah lithium-ion battery system that contains the battery charge management […]

Internship at Lincad – Gemma Bland

Five questions with Gemma Bland, an engineer undergraduate at The University of Surrey, who has joined Lincad for a 12 month internship.

Q: What is Lincad’s connection with The University of Surrey ?
Lincad partnered with The University of Surrey’s engineering faculty a number of years ago for its in-house internship scheme.  I have completed two years […]

Modernising Future Global Defence Programmes

As global defence modernises and demand for future growth within the military sector increases, it is vital that we continue to evolve to keep up with this demand. That is why, over the past few months, we have been investing in upgrading our manufacturing and engineering facilities and head office building. These improvements are all […]

LIPS 16: The Evolution of Lithium-ion Power System Batteries

The LIPS 16 is the next step in modernising our LIPS range. Lincad’s current range of LIPS batteries are the result of continued improvements in specific energy through the integration of new cell technology and enhanced mechanical and electronic design. The Lincad R&D team continue to evolve our LIPS (lithium-ion power system) battery range and […]

Lincad at the DPRTE Engage 2020 virtual show

Today, the Lincad team are joining the defence procurement sector at DPRTE Engage 2020 live. DPRTE is the short for Defence Procurement, Research, Technology & Exportability show.

We will be promoting our range of military batteries, chargers and power management systems in the online networking zones and knowledge transfer zones. The event will give us a […]

Lincad expands as part of significant investment programme

Lincad has doubled the capacity at its HQ and production facilities based at Ash Vale in Surrey, UK. The move comes as part of a significant investment programme carried out over the past twelve months and is designed to prepare the manufacturer of bespoke batteries and charging systems for successful and sustained long-term growth.

As […]

Multi-channel chargers for Secure Retail’s payment terminals

Lincad is pleased to announce a brand-new working partnership with Secure Retail, a global provider of payment solutions, hardware and software.

 

From early Summer 2020, Lincad will supply 20-channel dedicated chargers for the bespoke lithium-ion batteries that power Secure Retail’s industry-leading PAX A920 mobile payment terminals.

The PAX A920 mobile payment terminals supplied by Secure Retail are […]