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Posts Under ‘News’ Category

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Hammond Group, Inc. Honored by Indiana Manufacturers Association at Inaugural Hall of Fame Luncheon

On October 19, 2016, manufacturers, business leaders, and policymakers from across the state met in Indianapolis to honor those companies that have made outstanding contributions to the development of a healthy, dynamic environment in Indiana, and to the state’s overall economic well-being. Hammond Group, Inc. is excited to be among the select group of companies […]

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BEST Magazine Article – The proof is in the pudding

Battery science is one thing, making batteries is another. The Editor visits Hammond Group and sees first-hand how the ‘wonders of chemistry’ meets ‘Masterchef’. Additives are probably the hottest area of competition in the lead-acid sector. That competition is fierce. Can less than 1% of what seems like the remains of a campfire really make […]

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Hammond Group Receives Battery Council International 2016 Innovation Award

HAMMOND, IN USA – Hammond Group, Inc. (HGI) has been recognized by Battery Council International (BCI) as the 2016 Innovation Award winner for its advances in lead-acid (PbA) battery chemistry. This inaugural award honors the legacy of battery industry thought leader, Sally Breidegam Miksiewicz, former CEO of East Penn Manufacturing Co. Hammond’s innovation and technical […]

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Taking energy storage to the next level

Hammond Group, Inc. (HGI), established in 1930, plays a critical role in the global lead acid battery supply chain, with multiple locations in the United States, United Kingdom, Malaysia. HGI supplies battery oxides, specialty lead oxides, and tailored solutions for blended expander formulations. In 2015, we opened a state-of-the-art Lead Acid Battery Laboratory (LAB) at our Hammond facility. The new laboratory boasts more than 3,000 square […]

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HAMMOND GROUP, INC. APPOINTS NEW CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Industry veteran Gordon C. Beckley has been named Vice President & Chief Technical Officer of Hammond Group, Inc. (HGI). “Gordon brings a wealth of technical and practical experience–along with a personal passion–to HGI’s strategy of enabling lead-acid chemistry for advanced energy storage,” said Terrence Murphy, President and CEO of HGI. As HGI’s CTO, […]

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Hammond Opens New State-of-the-Art R&D Facility

Converting LAB to the power of 2 into less symbolic form — this becomes the lab [LAB] for lead-acid batteries [LAB].  The message is a simple one: the new R&D facilities are here to support the industry. Talk to us about your requirements so we can work together to find cost-effective solutions. The motivation behind the laboratory […]

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