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Alpharetta, Ga., November 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Stryten Energy LLC, a U.S. provider of energy storage solutions, today announced that it has acquired the assets of Galvion Vehicle Power, a division of Galvion Inc., a developer of advanced protective equipment, power and data management solutions for military and tactical customers worldwide.
The acquisition comes as the Biden administration, and in particular the US Department of Defense, redouble its commitment to bolster US manufacturing capabilities for highly specialized lithium-ion batteries. These batteries are vital to U.S. military readiness, energy security, and advancing clean energy goals.
Galvion has developed revolutionary, safe and reliable lithium-ion energy storage solutions to meet demanding military requirements. Galvion’s Symbasys SWitchPack ™ and SWATPACK ™ lithium battery products will join the power solution suite of Stryten’s new military and government division serving the public sector market. Solutions will include advanced lead and lithium battery technologies for submarines, combat vehicles, micro-grids and ground logistics applications.
The SWitchPack i6T Li-ion vehicle battery is at the forefront of battery technology, powering the growing number of electronic subsystems in current and future military vehicles. The i6T meets demanding military standards including MIL-STD-1275, MIL-STD-810 and MIL-PRF-32565B when subjected to extensive ballistic and non-ballistic penetration, as well as UN 38.3 commercial safety standards .
The SWATPACK Li-ion battery enables modular and scalable energy systems for Silent Watch on tactical vehicles. Able to withstand the harshest battlefield environments with a balance between life cycle and energy density, this flexible system accommodates a wide variety of vehicle platforms requiring scalable energy from 4kWh to over 100 kWh. The SWATPACK meets industry safety requirements (UL 2580 and UN38.3) and military standards (MIL-STD 1275D, MIL-STD 810).
“Energy storage solutions companies like Stryten Energy are key to strengthening the US supply chain and ensuring access to advanced lead and lithium battery technologies,” said Tim Vargo, CEO of Stryten Energy. “We are delighted to welcome Galvion’s experienced vehicle power team to Stryten Energy. Adding their in-depth lithium battery knowledge to our research and development group, along with the assets of Galvion’s vehicle power division, will provide our customers with next-generation lithium battery technology. This acquisition further strengthens our ability to help lead the transition to a clean energy economy. “
“Stryten Energy’s commitment to providing military and government customers with premium energy storage solutions, combined with their manufacturing and distribution capabilities, makes them the ideal partner to acquire the Vehicle Power division of Galvion,” said Galvion CEO Jonathan Blanshay. “This divestiture further supports our strategy to refine our focus and spur increased capacity, innovation and growth initiatives to improve the survivability and lethality of combatants.”
Galvion designs, develops and delivers critical head, face and torso protection solutions, as well as power and data management systems and advanced solutions for military and tactical customers worldwide. Offering the highest levels of protection, durability, functionality, equipment compatibility and overall value, Galvion offers a range of protection and performance enhancement products with the capabilities, comfort and style that modern soldiers have. need today. The company’s Armor and Active Systems divisions work independently and collaboratively to deliver purpose-built solutions that enhance the lethality and survivability of the modern combatant and other demanding end users.
About Stryten Energy
Stryten Energy helps solve the world’s most pressing energy challenges with a wide range of energy storage solutions in the transportation, motive power, essential energy and military sectors. Based in Alpharetta, Georgia, we partner with some of the world’s most recognized companies to meet the growing demand for reliable and sustainable energy storage capacity. Stryten powers everything from submarines and subcompacts, to warehouses, distribution centers, cars, trains and trucks. Our stored energy technologies include advanced lead-acid and lithium batteries, smart chargers, and cloud-based software that keep people on the move and supply chains run. An industry leader backed by over a century of expertise, Stryten has the energy to challenge the status quo and deliver the best performing energy solutions for today and tomorrow. Learn more at stryten.com.
Symbasys ™ SWitchPack ™ and SWATPACK ™ are trademarks of Stryten Canada LLC.
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