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Lincad sponsoring Armed Forces Day in Aldershot

Lincad, the Surrey-based specialist battery manufacturer, is sponsoring Armed Forces Day in Aldershot which is being held today, Saturday, 29th June.

 

Armed Forces Day is an opportunity for people to show their support for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community, from currently serving troops to service families, veterans and cadets. Events […]

Lincad’s Spring 2019 Newsletter

Welcome to our latest edition of Contact, the newsletter showing all the wonderful things we have been doing here at Lincad.

In this issue, we are covering; Women in engineering, our latest product addition (The Armada),  recent contract wins and exhibitions we’ve attended; and finally, our latest award from the Armed Forces Covenant.

We hope you enjoy […]

Lincad’s Quality Manager, Gavin Durham, on 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 products.

Q. Lithium-ion […]

Lincad’s Research and 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 […]

Newsletter Summer 2018

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Lincad Newsletter Summer 2018
 

Welcome to the Summer issue of the Lincad newspaper. Our aim is to keep you in contact with what is going on in our world as we continue to innovate at the leading edge of battery technology. In this issue, we are covering recent contract wins and exhibitions we’ve attended; welcoming our […]

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 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 […]

Lincad’s Reasearch and Quality Manager, Gavin Durham, talks about battery storage

Q. There seems to be a lot of discussion about battery storage at the moment, particularly in Australia. Why is battery storage such a hot topic?

A. The Australians seem to be leading the way in taking their homes off-grid. Because of the sunny climate there, solar installations are taking off. Large scale energy storage systems […]

Lincad launches the Armada Six-Channel Battery Conditioner

Lincad, UK supplier of batteries, chargers and power management systems for military applications, today announces the launch of its new six-channel battery conditioner, the Armada.

The Armada is designed for the state of charge (SoC) management of lithium-ion and other battery types. With the ability to easily manage lithium-ion batteries to be at less than 30% […]

Lincad wins further orders to supply batteries and chargers for ECM system from Thales

Lincad, the British manufacturer of bespoke batteries, chargers and power management systems for military applications, has won further orders from defence prime, Thales.
Lincad will supply additional batteries and chargers for the Storm-H, an ultra-compact, lightweight Electronic Countermeasures (ECM) system designed to protect individuals against Radio Controlled Improvised Explosive Devices (RCIED).

In addition to protecting specialist […]