Accutronics Limited of Newcastle-under-Lyme at COMPAMED 2017 in Düsseldorf -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Accutronics Limited

Unit 20, Loomer Road, Chesterton, ST5 7LB Newcastle-under-Lyme
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Telephone +44 1782 566622
Fax +44 1782 576640
sales@accutronics.co.uk

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COMPAMED 2017 hall map (Hall 8b): stand G01

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COMPAMED 2017 fairground map: Hall 8b

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Mark Edlin

Business Development Manager

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+44 (0) 1782 566688

Email
sales@accutronics.co.uk

Gareth Morgan

Business Development Manager

Phone
+44 (0) 1782 566688

Email
sales@accutronics.co.uk

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  • 02.02  Batteries

Batteries

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Nov 13, 2017

Addressing the medical wearable phenomenon

Professional battery manufacturer Accutronics will be exhibiting a range of products from Ultralife Corporation at this year’s Compamed trade show in Düsseldorf, Germany, from November 13-16. This will include Ultralife’s Thin Cell battery range for wearable medical devices and smart batteries for medical carts. Accutronics will be exhibiting from stand G01, in hall 8b. 

Compamed is the world’s largest medical technology trade show and brings together professionals and leading manufacturers in the industry from across the globe. Co-hosted with Medica, the event will host more than 750 exhibitors and is expected to attract visitors from over 40 countries.

Accutronics’ stand will display Ultralife’s range of Thin Cell batteries, which address a number of key industry issues, such as the growing number of internet-connected and wearable medical devices. Wearable devices have become increasingly popular among consumers, particularly within the burgeoning home healthcare market, with sales reaching 78.1 million in 2015 — a 127 per cent increase from the previous year.

“The medical and healthcare sectors are often reported to be the largest for wearable technology,” explained Michele Windsor, global marketing manager at Accutronics and Ultralife. “This is evidenced by the increased interest from companies such as Samsung. As compact connected devices continue to drive the market, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) are under pressure to create smaller devices, without compromising run time.

“This isn’t possible with even the best lithium coin-cells that are currently available on the market. Offering an energy density of 300Wh/I and 260Wh/kg, our thin cell battery range offers an energy density up to 500Wh/I and 400Wh/kg in comparison. This means manufacturers are able to create smaller devices and deliver longer run times.”

Also on display will be a range of custom and pre-engineered smart batteries from both Accutronics and Ultralife, including Ultralife’s URB12400-U1-SMB compact Lithium Iron Phosphate (LiFePO4) battery. Designed to replace traditional sealed lead acid (SLA) batteries in medical carts, the battery’s smart technology allows the battery to monitor its own remaining capacity. This means it notifies the host when to shut the device down, improving the traditional fixed voltage cut-off that most batteries use.

Visitors and MedTech OEMs interested in a professional battery solution from Accutronics can visit representatives from the company at Compamed on stand G01, in hall 8b, from November 13-16.

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Accutronics is an industry leader in design, development & manufacture of portable power solutions for medical applications where failure is not an option.  OEMs worldwide depend on us to be a valued partner delivering both custom and pre-engineered solutions which are differentiated by innovation, time to market, performance, reliability & safety – from design to manufacture & everything in-between.  We are always open to customer needs, always willing to change, always determined to deliver. 

OEMs worldwide rely on our expertise to integrate the latest cell technology, electronic fuel gauging, active safety systems and innovative enclosure designs to power the next generation of battery powered medical devices. Our class leading, high energy density ‘smart’ battery technology enables medical OEMs to make portable devices smaller, lighter and safer.

Ultralife’s purchase of Accutronics in January 2016 ushered in a new chapter for both companies allowing us to better serve customers across the globe.  In demanding sectors such as MedTech & Military, considerations like global reach, cost competitiveness, flexibility, high performance & reliable standards are critical requirements when considering suppliers. Accutronics now take advantage of the increased resources at our disposal which makes Accutronics the ideal choice as a long-term supply partner for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).

ACCUPRO
Accupro is our custom battery and charger design and manufacturing service which integrates seamlessly into your OEM device development programme. Our well-proven project management processes ensure that your custom solution is delivered on time and on budget.  With over 40 years’ experience Accutronics serve OEMs worldwide creating high quality, high performance solutions, custom designed to satisfy the most demanding application requirements.

ENTELLION
Our range of Entellion products are smart, innovative portable power products, designed to meet the emerging needs of feature-laden devices in professional markets.  Created and manufactured by Accutronics, Entellion combines our expertise in custom OEM battery products with our understanding of OEM requirements and market trends.  Entellion products bridge the gap between custom & standard products, are available off the shelf and can be customised for your application, getting you to market quickly and confidently. 

INSPIRED ENERGY
Accutronics is sole distributor for the Inspired Energy range of standard smart batteries, chargers and accessories providing device designers with a full pallet of options to integrate into their applications.  Inspired Energy batteries can be customised with unique OEM branding, special software and dedicated documentation.  We provide technical and commercial support, European stock holding, online purchasing and multi-currency pricing.

Contact us for more details or a quotation.

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Company data

Sales volume

10-49 Mio US $

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> 75%

Number of employees

50-99