From the 5th to 7th of May 2014 the 18th Battcon International Stationary Battery Conference took place at the Boca Raton Resort in Boca Raton, Florida. Besides the trade fair show which opens in the early evening there are panels and conferences during the three days to attend. Furthermore it is possible enjoy golf and network by participating in the annual Golf Tournament. For these reasons the Battcon is an important meeting point in the battery business, to learn and exchange together in a relaxed atmosphere.
The BAE brand was again impressing represented by the longlasting Northamerican partner Action on site. For many years BAE is not only one of the Platinum Sponsors of the event but also the sponsor of the reception on Tuesday evening, the last get-together in the evening.
Furthermore Chris Searles, Director of Sales and Business Development of Action held a presentation about “Understanding and Differentiating Design Life, Service Life, Warranty and Accelerated Life Testing for Lead Acid Batteries”. The presentation and paper is addressing different warranty aspects in US and Europe and is providing the user with a valid understanding of the differences between these various life-attributes. A careful look at differentiating warranty from both design life and service life is explained.
Complete paper is downloadable under: http://www.battcon.com