East Penn Mfg. Co., Inc.

Large Expansion of Duracell Battery Products
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Large Expansion of Duracell Battery Products

East Penn Manufacturing has significantly expanded its line of Duracell battery products. This expanded line has over 60 automotive battery part numbers to provide one of the widest selections for passenger cars, LTVs, and SUVs. The new Duracell line also offers more choices for heavyduty deep cycle service and high-powered starting solutions for marine, commercial, agricultural, golf car, power...

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East Penn's Advanced Batteries Play Key Role in Solar Energy Storage Project

LYON STATION, Pa. - East Penn Manufacturing Co., Inc., and its subsidiary Ecoult, announces the launch of Public Service Co. of New Mexico's (PNM) Prosperity Energy Storage Project in Albuquerque, NM. This project integrates an Advanced VRLA (Valve-Regulated Lead-Acid) and UltraBattery energy storage solution with a separately installed 500 kW solar plant. Its purpose is to provide simultaneous...

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East Penn Receives $32.5 Million Grant from the DOE to Manufacture Advanced Lead-Acid Batteries

East Penn Manufacturing Co., Inc. received a $32.5 million grant from the United States Department of Energy to expand production capabilities to manufacture advanced lead-acid batteries. These batteries will serve as a critical component of Hybrid Electric Vehicles. The grant, under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, was presented by U.S. Transportation Deputy Secretary John D. Porcari....

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East Penn Brings UltraBattery Technology to North America

September 22, 2008 East Penn has entered into an exclusive agreement with Furukawa Battery Co., LTD., a Japanese battery manufacturing company, to release a revolutionary new battery technology in North America. The UltraBattery, which will be manufactured by East Penn, combines an enhanced power negative electrode in a lead-acid battery. The new technology enhances the ability of the battery to...

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East Penn Introduces Group 31 Intimidator

November 1, 2006 East Penn Manufacturing has introduced a BCI Group 31 heavy-duty battery to be included in its Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) Deka Intimidator® line. This new Group 31 Deka Intimidator is specially designed for heavy-duty engine starting and the many accessory loads typical of trucks, busses, farm equipment or other large, demanding applications. Its leakproof design enables many...

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East Penn Introduces the Marine/RV Intimidator

September 11, 2006 East Penn Manufacturing has introduced a BCI Group 34 Marine/RV battery to be included in its Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) Deka Intimidator® line. The new Marine/RV Deka Intimidator is specially designed for engine starting and the long deep discharges typical of Marine/RV applications. This completely sealed battery eliminates gas emissions and acid leakage for longer and safer...

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Motive Power Battery has extended watering interval.
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Motive Power Battery has extended watering interval.

Deka HydraSaver(TM), constructed of unique lead alloy combinations and separator material, offers reduced water consumption which extends watering intervals to 9-10 week period, depending on severity of application. Available in 5-33 plate cell sizes, product is offered with 80 and 120 A.H. per positive plate ratings. Features include water level indicator LED, flip-top Water Miser(TM) vent caps,...

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East Penn Receives Prestigious Industry Award for Third Consecutive Year

East Penn Manufacturing Co. has earned the prestigious MVS (Most Valuable Supplier) Award for 2018. The MVS Award is granted by the industry’s trade association, MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association). This is the third consecutive year that East Penn has earned the MVS Award, which recognizes companies who have demonstrated an exemplary commitment to their dealer network,...

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East Penn Launches New Mobile Website

East Penn Manufacturing is pleased to announce the launch of a new mobile version of its online application guide at dekacatalog.com. This new mobile site will place the same high quality information from the desktop at the user’s fingertips, freshly formatted to fit a mobile device. • Clean, clear navigation helps the user readily locate specific information on the company’s products for...

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Large Expansion of Duracell Battery Products
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Large Expansion of Duracell Battery Products

East Penn Manufacturing has significantly expanded its line of Duracell battery products. This expanded line has over 60 automotive battery part numbers to provide one of the widest selections for passenger cars, LTVs, and SUVs. The new Duracell line also offers more choices for heavyduty deep cycle service and high-powered starting solutions for marine, commercial, agricultural, golf car, power...

Read More »
Electrical Equipment & Systems

East Penn's Advanced Batteries Play Key Role in Solar Energy Storage Project

LYON STATION, Pa. - East Penn Manufacturing Co., Inc., and its subsidiary Ecoult, announces the launch of Public Service Co. of New Mexico's (PNM) Prosperity Energy Storage Project in Albuquerque, NM. This project integrates an Advanced VRLA (Valve-Regulated Lead-Acid) and UltraBattery energy storage solution with a separately installed 500 kW solar plant. Its purpose is to provide simultaneous...

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East Penn Honored with the Cevallos Award by the Pennsylvania Institute for Children's Environmental Health

East Penn Manufacturing Co., Inc. was honored with the 2009 Cevallos Award for its exceptional commitment to the environmental health of the community and especially the children whom reside in it. Recipients of the Cevallos Award must display a personal, public, and financial commitment to advancing children's environmental health issues and have proven themselves as an advocate for this cause....

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

East Penn Receives $32.5 Million Grant from the DOE to Manufacture Advanced Lead-Acid Batteries

East Penn Manufacturing Co., Inc. received a $32.5 million grant from the United States Department of Energy to expand production capabilities to manufacture advanced lead-acid batteries. These batteries will serve as a critical component of Hybrid Electric Vehicles. The grant, under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, was presented by U.S. Transportation Deputy Secretary John D. Porcari....

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

East Penn Brings UltraBattery Technology to North America

September 22, 2008 East Penn has entered into an exclusive agreement with Furukawa Battery Co., LTD., a Japanese battery manufacturing company, to release a revolutionary new battery technology in North America. The UltraBattery, which will be manufactured by East Penn, combines an enhanced power negative electrode in a lead-acid battery. The new technology enhances the ability of the battery to...

Read More »
Electrical Equipment & Systems

East Penn Introduces Group 31 Intimidator

November 1, 2006 East Penn Manufacturing has introduced a BCI Group 31 heavy-duty battery to be included in its Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) Deka Intimidator® line. This new Group 31 Deka Intimidator is specially designed for heavy-duty engine starting and the many accessory loads typical of trucks, busses, farm equipment or other large, demanding applications. Its leakproof design enables many...

Read More »
Electrical Equipment & Systems

East Penn Introduces the Marine/RV Intimidator

September 11, 2006 East Penn Manufacturing has introduced a BCI Group 34 Marine/RV battery to be included in its Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) Deka Intimidator® line. The new Marine/RV Deka Intimidator is specially designed for engine starting and the long deep discharges typical of Marine/RV applications. This completely sealed battery eliminates gas emissions and acid leakage for longer and safer...

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East Penn Receives Corporate Certification for Environmental Management System Standards

September 11, 2006 East Penn is pleased to announce the complete certification of the company's Environmental Management System to the requirements of ISO 14001:2004. In 2002, an audit was conducted which resulted in East Penn's Wire and Cable Division receiving Environmental Management System certification. Recently, the company's manufacturing site and distribution facility were audited for...

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