EnerSys® to Highlight Expanded ODYSSEY® Battery Product Offerings at 2019 TMC Annual Meeting

READING, Pennsylvania, March 5, 2019 – EnerSys® (NYSE:ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications and the manufacturer of ODYSSEY® batteries, will highlight the latest ODYSSEY® battery and charger product offerings in booth no. 3104 at the American Trucking Association (ATA) Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) 2019 Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition. This year’s event will be held from March 18-21, 2019 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia.

The ODYSSEY® battery product exhibit will feature the ODYSSEY® Performance SeriesTM 4D-1300 and 8D-1500 batteries, engineered to power heavy-duty commercial trucks, earthmovers, transit bus and marine applications. The ODYSSEY® Performance SeriesTM 4D-1300 battery provides 1,300 Cold Cranking Amps (CCA) of engine starting power, while the ODYSSEY® Performance SeriesTM 8D-1500 battery provides 1,500 CCA.


Also on display will be the ODYSSEY® Performance SeriesTM 31-925 battery with 925 CCA of engine starting power, designed to handle the increased use of onboarding accessories in today’s vehicles.


“The TMC Show provides the perfect stage to introduce our expanded line of ODYSSEY battery products to the trucking industry’s technicians and maintenance personnel who keep our nation’s wheels turning,” said Alan Kohler, transportation and specialty marketing manager at EnerSys. “This year’s meeting theme, ‘Beyond the Frontier of Maintenance,’ is exactly what EnerSys strives to achieve with the ODYSSEY battery and charger lines – that is a high performance, power solution that is virtually maintenance-free.”

With superior power and endurance through its unique Thin Plate Pure Lead (TPPL) technology and Absorbed Glass Mat (AGM) separators, ODYSSEY® batteries can be used in a wide array of vehicles. This includes high performance, modified, heavy duty and commercial vehicles, municipal, passenger cars, Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs), light trucks, recreational boats and powersports vehicles – including All Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) and motorcycles.

Also highlighted during this year’s annual meeting will be the ODYSSEY® battery shop chargers that are offered in a range of 12-volts – 35-amp, 70-amp and 105-amp – and are capable of operating in a freestanding or wall-mounted capacity. The 70- and 105-amp units use a 4.3-inch multi-color dashboard screen with a customer-friendly, programmable menu that displays color changes to indicate charge condition.

In addition, the OBT2000HD battery tester will also be featured in this year’s ODYSSEY® booth. Applicable for both commercial truck and passenger car applications, the OBT2000HD has a test range of 40 to 6000 CCA and a 14.8-foot (4.5 meter) cable. It offers a voltage range of 1.5Vdc to 60Vdc, and an operating temperature of 32°F (0°C) to 122°F (50°C).

ODYSSEY® batteries feature a three- to 10-year service life and two-year storage life at 77°F (25°C). They are vibration resistant, classified as “non-spillable” by the U.S. Department of Transportation and include a limited three-year full replacement warranty.

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EnerSys, the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, manufactures and distributes reserve power and motive power batteries, battery chargers, power equipment, battery accessories and outdoor equipment enclosure solutions to customers worldwide. Motive power batteries and chargers are utilized in electric forklift trucks and other commercial electric powered vehicles. Reserve power batteries are used in the telecommunication and utility industries, uninterruptible power supplies, and numerous applications requiring stored energy solutions including medical, aerospace and defense systems. With the recent Alpha acquisition, EnerSys provides highly integrated power solutions and services to broadband, telecom, renewable and industrial customers. Outdoor equipment enclosure products are utilized in the telecommunication, cable, utility and transportation industries, and by government and defense customers. The company also provides aftermarket and customer support services to its customers from over 100 countries through its sales and manufacturing locations around the world.

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