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Visit SGS booth #414 at the International Battery Seminar & Exhibit; the longest running and most widely respected technical program in the Battery Industry.


Mar 20, 2017


Mar 23, 2017


Fort Lauderdale, United States

Battery, batteries, battery seminar, portable battery, stationary power battery, automotive battery

With evolving industry needs, developing the highest quality batteries that are safe and reliable is a challenge in today’s competitive market. In its 34th year, the International Battery Seminar & Exhibit offers a forum for industry leaders to discuss the worldwide energy storage technology developments for portable, automotive and stationary power applications.

Jody Leber, the global battery expert from SGS will be available at Booth #414 to consult on your various testing, approval, certification and inspection services needs. SGS has locations across the globe with accredited testing laboratories, and specialized teams of local experts offer a range of services to manufacturers and buyers in the battery industry. This global network is ready to provide you with guidance every step of the way from product design, generation, operation and disposal.

SGS testing facilities cover various stringent specifications including but not limited to:

  • Battery safety testing (example: UL 1642, UL 2054 and IEC 62133)
  • Battery performance testing 
  • UN transportation testing (UN/DOT 38.3) for lithium batteries
  • CTIS battery certification
  • Brand comparison and performance benchmarking
  • Quality assurance
  • Data to support marketing claims
  • Characterization/Performance
  • Impedance, Energy efficiency, SOC, Driving cycles
  • Durability (fully-automated testing for BEV/(P) HEV)
  • Calendric/Cyclical (electrical, thermal, combined)
  • Environmental Assessment
  • Temperature, Humidity, Condensation
  • Vibration, Shock (300kN shaker, also across different temperatures)
  •  Immersion, Salt mist, Corrosion
  • IP tests, Spray, Splash, Wave water, Dust
  • Transport with height simulation (altitude)
  • EMC testing for EV and HEV batteries
  • Safety Abuse tests in 5 special rooms
  • Nail penetration, Crush
  • Drop test/Stack test
  • Crash, Rollover
  • Overcharging, Over-discharge, Rapid Charging
  • External short circuit
  • Thermal stability, Simulated fuel fire
  • High-voltage safety, Isolation (ISO 6469, UN ECE)

Show Dates: March 20 - 23

SGS Booth #414

Show Site: Fort Lauderdale Convention Center