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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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Positive Note for Business Outlook

Inspirational. Motivational. Just what the industry needs. Those were some of the comments that came flying back after East Penn’s Bob Flicker gave the keynote address at 15ELBC yesterday (Wednesday) morning. “It was just what we needed to hear,” said David Prengaman, former president of RSR International. “Bob spelled it out clearly just what could […]

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Indiana Gubernatorial Candidate John Gregg Visits Hammond

HAMMOND — Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Gregg said he wants to make venture capital money more available to attract and retain companies providing the type of higher income jobs seen at the Hammond Group, Inc. Gregg spoke of the need to try to raise the per capita income levels of Hoosiers on Tuesday as he […]

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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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