April 12, 2016
Powerbox, one of Europe’s largest power supply companies, and for more than four decades a leading force in optimizing power solutions for demanding applications, announces today, they acquired the assets of former Power Technics BV in Etten-Leur, the Netherlands. The assets includes products IPs, laboratory equipment, warehouse etc. This acquisition will strengthen Powerbox design capabilities for demanding applications.
Based in the Netherlands, Power Technics is the front-runner in the development, design, and production of electronic power supplies for industrial, aviation, shipping, rail, telecommunications, OEM, and medical applications. Driven by technology innovations Power Technics has developed a range of power solutions and platforms for applications requiring high level of quality and reliability.
“Powerbox and PowerTechnics have a longstanding relationship in jointly designing power solutions for complex Marine and Defense industry systems meeting and exceeding high quality demand and with great customer satisfaction” said Louis Masreliez VP of Sales Northern Europe. “Adding Power Technics resources and competences into Powerbox will benefit to all of our customers and will guarantee business continuation to the large base of installed products developed by Power Technics.
Power Technics will be fully integrated within the Powerbox Group and will remain located in the same facility in The Netherlands.
Founded in 1974, with headquarters in Sweden and local operations in 15 countries on four continents, Powerbox serves customers around the globe. We focus on four major markets – industrial, medical, railway and transportation, and defense – for which the company designs and market premium quality power conversion systems for demanding applications. Our mission is to use our expertise to increase our customers’ competitiveness by meeting their entire power needs. Every aspect of our business is focused on that goal, from the design of the advanced components that go into in our products to our customer service. Powerbox is recognized for technical innovations that reduce energy consumption and the company’s ability to manage the full product lifecycle, minimizing environmental impacts.