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Extension of battery supply contract from Team Leidos

Battery manufacturer and supplier, Lincad, is celebrating a twelve-month extension of its battery supply contract with defence and logistics specialists, Team Leidos.

The contract is to continue supplying a range of primary batteries for distribution to British armed forces deployed around the world.

The batteries are mostly lithium chemistry, with many used in mission-critical applications. They are […]

Lincad to supply bespoke 5 & 10 channel battery chargers

Manufacturer of bespoke battery and charger systems, Lincad, is strengthening its working relationship with Secure Retail.
Lincad will supply high performance 5 and 10 channel bespoke chargers to charge the batteries on Secure Retail’s PAX A920 wireless payment terminals. These are widely used across the hospitality, transport, events, retail and delivery sectors.
The contract follows Lincad’s partnership […]

Welcome to the Winter edition of Contact Newsletter

Lincad’s quarterly newsletter is here for it’s latest edition.

As an essential supplier to the defence industries we have remained fully operational throughout the Coronavirus pandemic supporting our customers with critical defence and medical battery production.

The Lincad team have been keeping busy throughout the lockdowns. We have updated our lithium-ion power system battery range with […]

Lincad’s donation to Camberley All Night Café

Surrey-based designer and manufacturer of bespoke batteries, Lincad, has spread some early festive cheer with a donation to the Camberley All Night Café. The donation is part of the Ash Vale company’s regular commitment to supporting charities and good causes across the county of  Surrey and beyond.

Lincad’s Director of Operations, Peter Copplestone handed over the […]

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 […]