Choice of technology, primary or rechargeable, adapted to the product promise: Alkaline, Lithium, Li-Ion, Ni-Mh, Ni-Cd, LiFePo4, Lead, etc.
Cell format advice
As a long-standing partner of the largest manufacturers (SAFT, PANASONIC, LG, SAMSUNG, etc.) but independent of the latter, VLAD can advise you on the best solutions available on the market.
Choice of batteries / accumulators
List of functions
Aesthetic and / or ergonomic specificities
RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT
If necessary, the Design Office can support you in additional tailor-made R&D services.
MECHANICAL DESIGN & THERMODYNAMICS
Mechanical adjustment of the battery on the application - existing or in development
Integrated 3D CAD study: digital model of the pack, casing, choice of materials (heat-shrinkable sheath, plastics, metal sheet metal or additive manufacturing)
BMS & PCM ELECTRONIC DESIGN
Provision of static, dynamic data and event blocks
State of charge indicators and energy management
Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
Communication (SMBus, I2C, 1-Wire)
IoT connectivity (PLC, Wifi, LoRa, SigFox)
Energy conversion (AC / DC, DC / DC, DC / AC)
PROTOTYPING / DEMONSTRATORS
Realization of the Proof Of Concept (POC)
Integration test in your user application
100% INTEGRATED MANUFACTURE
Our 4.0 equipments and a network of local qualified subcontractors, allow prototypes to be produced directly in our factory within very short deadlines.
QUALIFICATION, TEST & CERTIFICATIONS
Qualification of raw materials (cells, electronic cards ...)
Systematic control at each stage of the project until final control
CE marking on all batteries
Approval of batteries carried out by approved official laboratories (Standards UN38.3, IEC62133-2, IEC60086-4)
VLAD guarantees the quality of its batteries and the smooth running of the project. Analyzes of technical, financial & deadlines risks are systematically carried out during each stage of product realization until transfer to production.
More than 20 experts in the Design and Production Office
Equipment at the cutting edge of innovation: 3D printing, climatic chambers, Neware test benches - Digatron and Dewetron ...