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  • Lockheed Selects Saft Batteries to Power JLTV for Production Phase - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Selects Saft Batteries to Power JLTV for Production Phase

    Lockheed Martin has chosen Saft to provide Li-ion battery systems for the production phase of the U.S. Army‘s Joint Light Tactical Vehicles program. Saft said Tuesday it will continue as Lockheed’s JLTV battery supplier following previous agreements to provide batteries for the program’s engineering and manufacturing development phase and production readiness review. “This partnership represents the growing adoption of lithium-ion battery technology […] More

  • Ball Aerospace Chooses Saft Battery for Spacecraft; Glen Bowling Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Ball Aerospace Chooses Saft Battery for Spacecraft; Glen Bowling Comments

    Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has awarded a $1.2 million order to battery manufacturer Saft for a lithium-ion battery that will work to supply electricity for a future satellite. Ball Aerospace intends for the battery function as the spacecraft’s main power source as it requires invariable voltage levels to operate, Saft said Tuesday. “The agreement represents […] More

  • Boeing, Saft Partner on Satellite Program; Thomas Alcide Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Boeing, Saft Partner on Satellite Program; Thomas Alcide Comments

    Boeing has awarded Saft a multi-million-dollar order for lithium-ion batteries to power a new satellite built to expand communication and data transmission services in selected parts of Asia. Works to develop four battery packs with VES 140S space cells started in January this year with delivery scheduled for December, Saft said Monday. Thomas Alcide, Saft“™s […] More

  • BAE Selects Saft to Continue Battery Development for Ground Combat Vehicle - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    BAE Selects Saft to Continue Battery Development for Ground Combat Vehicle

    BAE Systems has selected Saft for a $1.3 million contract to continue the development of a lithium-ion energy storage system for the U.S. Army‘s ground combat vehicle program. According to a Saft statement, the demo battery system including hardware and software for the vehicle“™s hybrid electric drive system has already been completed and the new funding continues the […] More

  • Thursday Transactions - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Thursday Transactions

    This week, BAE Systems and Northrop Grumman named new members QinetiQ NA and Saft to their GCV team in a bid for the U.S. Army“™s Ground Combat Vehicle competition. Lockheed Martin partnered with NANA for missile deal, and Intelligent Decisions gained Enterprise Level Partner Status with virtualization and cloud-infrastructure solutions firm VMware. More

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