Click here to read the article "A Safe Solution to Concerns with Lithium-Ion Batteries" published in "Air Rescue Magazine" Issue 1 Vol 3 2013
EaglePicher Technologies Awarded Contract from ATK Launch Systems to Install a Battery Energy Storage System
Joplin, Mo., February 6, 2013 – EaglePicher Technologies, LLC, a leading battery producer for the defense, aerospace, medical, and commercial industries, announced today that it has been selected by ATK Launch Systems, a subsidiary of Alliant Techsystems Inc. (ATK), to design and construct a Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) at a Utah facility. ATK, the world’s top producer of solid rocket propulsion systems and a leading supplier of aircraft structures, will utilize EPT’s PowerPyramid™ technology to provide peak-shaving energy solutions with a 300kW/1.2MWh system at its 20,000-acre manufacturing site in Promontory, Utah.
EaglePicher Technologies Signs Agreement with Duncan Aviation
Joplin, Mo., October 29, 2012 – EaglePicher Technologies, LLC, a leading producer of batteries for the defense, aerospace, medical and commercial industries announced today that it has signed an agreement with Duncan Aviation, the largest, privately held business aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul facility in the world providing complete acquisition sales and support services for business aircraft. With this partnership, Duncan Aviation will provide service and support for EaglePicher’s Lithium-Ion aircraft batteries.
EaglePicher batteries play critical role in Mars landing
JOPLIN, Mo. — Some 140 million miles away from Joplin, batteries built by employees of EaglePicher Technologies helped power the safe landing early Monday of NASA’s most advanced scientific rover on the surface of Mars.
EaglePicher Technologies, LLC Unveils Peak Shaver Power Pyramid™
Joplin, Missouri – EaglePicher Technologies, LLC (EaglePicher), an OM Group, Inc. company, recently unveiled their Power Pyramid™ grid scale energy storage system to industry members, area business leaders, and state and local political figures. The Power Pyramid™ is a breakthrough concept for renewable energy storage and time-of-use optimization.
Vancouver Employees Vote Union Free
Joplin, MO, August 18, 2011
EaglePicher Technologies, LLC announced that union employees represented by the National Automobile, Aerospace, Transportation and General Workers Union of Canada (CAW-Canada), Local 114 have voted unanimously to decertify the union for represented employees at EaglePicher’s Energy Products business in Vancouver, British Columbia. The British Columbia Labour Relations Board issued the cancelation order and notified the company of the decision.
EaglePicher Receives OM Group Chairman’s Safety Award
- Safety Milestone of Zero Lost Time Accidents -
Joplin, MO, July 12, 2011 – EaglePicher Technologies, LLC, a leading producer of batteries and
energetic devices for the defense, aerospace, medical and commercial industries, announced today that
the company has received the OM Group Chairman’s Safety Award at all of its operating sites. The
award recognizes the collective achievement of the safety milestone of ZERO LOST TIME ACCIDENTS
Management Today magazine, Summer 2011
Management Today magazine featured the article "Power Trips" writen by Staci Davidson. This article showcases EaglePicher's latest work in the field of Alternative Energy Storage. Davidson writes, "Eaglepicher's PowerPyramid helps reconcile the supply and demand of energy usage, enabling utilities to use more alternative energy sources."
To read this article on Management Today magazine's website, click here.
EaglePicher Selected to Showcase Technology at 2011 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit
EaglePicher to be featured at DC Event February 28 - March 2
Joplin, MO, March 1, 2011 – EaglePicher Technologies, LLC, an OM Group Company, is excited to announce its selection for the prestigious Technology Showcase at the ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit, co-hosted by the Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E) and the Clean Technology and Sustainable Industries Organization (CTSI). Hundreds of top technologists and cutting-edge clean tech organizations competed to participate in the Showcase, a hallway of America’s most promising prospects for winning the future in energy.
EaglePicher’s Nickel Hydrogen Cells Provide Power for BSAT-3b Spacecraft
- The NiH2 battery cells are key components of the geostationary telecommunications satellite -
Joplin, Mo., November 15, 2010 – EaglePicher Technologies, LLC, an OMG company, announced today that the company’s nickel hydrogen battery cells are onboard to power the BSAT-3b spacecraft in order to ensure continuous operation. Successfully launched from the Spaceport’s ELA-3 launch zone in French Guiana at 6:51 p.m. on October 28, 2010, BSAT-3b will supply high-definition (HD) direct broadcast services throughout Japan.