Maxwell Technologies Blog Archives for July, 2015

Monthly Archives: July, 2015

Maxwell’s Engine Start Module is Now Available through PACCAR Dealer Network

July 27, 2015 by Jeff Brakley, Senior Business Portfolio Manager – Truck
Maxwell’s Engine Start Module is Now Available through PACCAR Dealer Network

I’m pleased to announce that Maxwell has signed a direct distribution agreement with PACCAR, a manufacturer of medium- and heavy-duty trucks and a Fortune 500 company, for the Engine Start Module (ESM). PACCAR will distribute both models of our 12-volt ESM—the ULTRA 31/900 and ULTRA 31/1800. All Kenworth and Peterbilt dealers will offer our ESM as an aftermarket part, providing owners of Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks with full availability, coverage and support of the ESM by all 685 PACCAR dealerships.
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VIDEO: Maxwell Technologies at AWEA Windpower 2015 Conference and Exhibition

July 20, 2015 by Maxwell Technologies
VIDEO: Maxwell Technologies at AWEA Windpower 2015 Conference and Exhibition

This spring, Maxwell Technologies showcased its 16, 75 and 160-volt modules for wind turbine electrical pitch control systems to OEM turbine manufacturers and other wind industry professionals at the 2015 AWEA Windpower Conference and Exhibition in Orlando, Florida.
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Solve Your Sleeper Load Problems with Ultracapacitor Power

July 13, 2015 by Mark Burnside, Sr. Product Manager, Engine Starting
Solve Your Sleeper Load Problems with Ultracapacitor Power

Truck drivers deal with a multitude of challenges on the road, one of which is inadequate power left in the batteries to crank the engine due to use of sleeper accessories. Since they are connected to the same set of batteries that also start the truck’s engine, these loads will discharge the batteries to the point where they can no longer start the engine. It’s not a good feeling when you wake up in the morning, turn the key, and no start!
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Celebrating 50 Years of Maxwell Innovation

July 06, 2015 by Dr. Franz Fink, President and CEO
Celebrating 50 Years of Maxwell Innovation

On the 11th of this month our company will complete 50 years of its establishment. I take this occasion to thank everyone who is part of Maxwell—our employees in our offices around the globe, our customers, business partners and investors.
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