Powerbox Coreless power solution named finalist at prestigious Elektra Awards
Powerbox has announced its new coreless technology platform to power medical and industrial equipment operating in very high magnetic field environments such as magnetic resonance imaging or particle accelerators has been selected by the prestigious Elektra Awards committee as finalist.
Powerbox’s battery backup unit system reduces railway modernization times
Powerbox has announced the launch of its second generation Battery Backup Unit System (BBU-S) to support the modernization of railway networks and industrial applications that require flexible power backup systems with extended monitoring and control. Responding to the needs of a large range of applications and designed for use in enclosed outdoor environments, Powerbox’s BBU-S comprises an industry standard 19-inch rack unit with sub-modules.
Powerbox releases full range of high input voltage DC/DC converters for microgrids and datacenters
Powerbox has announced a new range of high-voltage input DC/DC converters for microgrid, datacenters and industrial applications. Part of its industrial line, the new series of HVDC/DC converters operate with an input voltage range of 180VDC to 425VDC, and deliver output power levels from 150W to 750W. The range of applications powered by high-voltage DC supplies is rapidly expending, and from the latest microgrids and datacenters using high voltage DC (HVDC) bus voltages to reduce power losses through to industrial systems, all of these applications require ready to use, board-mounted power converters.
Powerbox reveals its high reliability power solution for subsea applications
Powerbox has announced a new technology platform to power industrial applications requiring high reliability and resilience in extreme environments. Designed to power subsea equipment such as gas and oil monitoring and control systems situated on the seafloor, fed from an AC or DC high voltage line feeder the PRBX VB410-380 power solution delivers 48V DC with very high reliability and resilience.
Powerbox’s encapsulated power supply is ready for industrial system integration
Powerbox has introduced a 100W potted AC/DC power supply, ready for industrial systems integration. Aimed at compact industrial systems applications with limited space, the ENI100 has a narrow width of 31.7mm and a length of 140mm making it easy to fit in even the smallest of places.
Powerbox’s rugged power modules are perfect for harsh environments in extreme industrial automotive applications
Powerbox, one of Europe’s largest power supply companies and a leading force for four decades in optimizing power solutions for demanding applications, has introduced a 400W DC/DC converter for use in industrial automotive applications in extreme environments. Designed for free air convection cooling, the ENA400-M is packaged in an aluminum enclosure with built in heatsink and potted with heat conductive polyurethane to improving thermal dissipation.
Powerbox proudly joins the U.N. Global Compact Initiative
Powerbox, one of Europe’s largest power supply companies and a leading force for four decades in optimizing power solutions for demanding applications, and actively engaged in the development of sustainable power solutions, has become a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate responsibility initiative. As such, Powerbox pledges to support and promote the Compact’s 10 principles in the areas of human rights, labor, the environment and anti-corruption.
Powerbox joins the Power Sources Manufacturers Association
Powerbox’s COTS/MOTS power supplies make meeting highly demanding applications a reality
Powerbox, one of Europe’s largest power supply companies and a leading force for four decades in optimizing power solutions for demanding applications, has announced the release of its new Defense Line of ruggedized power solutions for highly demanding environments. The launch includes seven series of new power supplies, comprising three DC/DC (DAA-DAB-DAC), four AC/DC (DBA-DBB-DBC-DBD) and embracing a power range from 50W up to 1,200W.
Powerbox’s Patrick Le Fèvre to present ‘Smart Grid Security’ at APEC 2017
Powerbox, one of Europe’s largest power supply companies and a leading force for four decades in optimizing power solutions for demanding applications, has announced that Chief Marketing and Communications Officer Patrick Le Fèvre will present a paper on the subject of ‘smart grid security’ at the Applied Power Electronics Conferences (APEC).
Powerbox reveals breakthrough coreless power conversion technology for high magnetic field applications
Powerbox, one of Europe’s largest power supply companies and a leading force for four decades in optimizing power solutions for demanding applications, has announced the release of its new coreless technology platform to power medical and industrial equipment operating in very high magnetic field environments such as magnetic resonance imaging or particle accelerators.
Smart Grid Security – Is your smart grid secured?
In a paper published in the leading technical publication IEEE Power Electronics (December 2016), Patrick Le Fèvre, Powerbox Chief Marketing and Communications Officer presented a summary of the situation and important milestones in the Smart Grid security.
New power technologies boost efficiency in Marine and demanding Industrial applications
Powerbox introduces four new products within its Marine Line, PT570, PT571, PT576 and PT577, complying with the major classifications and approved by Det Norske Veritas (DNV), Germanischer Lloyd (GL) and major marine approval organizations. Designed for demanding applications requiring peak power, the new series can deliver 50% extra peak current for 10 seconds and exhibits high efficiency, up to 92%.
Powerbox’s latest supply can survive intense magnetic fields
Watch this episode of PSDtv, recorded at Electronica 2016, where Patrick Le Fèvre, Powerbox Marketing and Communication Director, talk about our latest power supply solution, for demanding applications, that can operate reliability in harsh magnetic fields.
Intelligent battery charger for automotive and industrial applications – changing the game
We introduce a new product within its Automotive Line, the Smart DC/DC ENA200-Charger. Designed to meet new market requirements for intelligent and flexible charging solutions for automotive and industrial demanding applications, the ENA200-Charger includes the latest technologies for intelligent charging.
Industry’s first high power density and extra wide input bricks – optimized for demanding industries and railway applications
New high performance power supplies ready to power Industry 4.0
Powerbox introduces four new power supplies designed to power Industry 4.0 applications. As part of Powerbox Industrial Line, the four series are based on the latest power switching technologies ; LLC, synchronous rectification, active PFC, low leakage current and energy optimization. From 80W up to 400W, the OBM33, OBM35, OBP37 and OBP38 deliver single output voltages from 12V to 48V suitable for the new generation of applications deployed in Industry 4.0 applications. The new series are designed and optimized for high performance in industrial applications.
Fahrzeug starten bei Batterieunterspannung – Powerbox präsentiert flexible Plattform auf der InnoTrans
Die schwedische Powerbox-Gruppe, einer der größten Netzteilhersteller in Europa und eine treibende Kraft für die Optimierung von Stromversorgungssystemen in anspruchsvollen Industriesegmenten hat angekündigt, auf der diesjährigen InnoTrans eine neue Serie von Produkten und Technologien für Anwendungen im Bahnbereich zu präsentieren.
Low profile – DC/DC converters with high power density to power IoT in automotive applications with ultra-high efficiency
Powerbox announces the launch of a new series of power supplies for automotive applications and on-board Internet of Things (IoT). Based on a highly integrated components platform and low-profile planar magnetics the new series ENA100 (100W) and ENA200 (200W) are packaged in a plastic enclosure, which is IP21 and the boards are conformal coated to withstand high humidity, complying with the challenging environments found in the automotive industry.
Powerbox appoints Acumen, increasing support to South East Asian customers and contract manufacturers
Powerbox acquires Eplax, strengthening custom power solutions for demanding applications
Powerbox has acquired the privately-held German power supply manufacturer Eplax. The acquisition strengthens Powerbox custom-power capabilities, addressing its four major markets – industrial, medical, railway/transportation, and defense – for which the company designs and distributes premium power conversion solutions for systems requiring high reliability.
Powerbox acquired assets of the front runner Power Technics strengthening design capabilities for demanding applications
Powerbox has acquired the assets of former Power Technics BV in Etten-Leur, the Netherlands. The assets includes products IPs, laboratory equipment, warehouse etc. This acquisition will strengthen Powerbox design capabilities for demanding applications.
Medical power supply meeting high safety standards for patients and operators, complying with EMC coexistence IEC60601-1-2, 4th Edition
Powerbox launch a new series of power supplies for medical applications BF (Body Floating). Complying with the latest EMI coexistence standard IEC 60601-1-2: 2014 (4th edition) and specifically designed with patient and operator safety in mind, the OBS01 series delivers an output power of 1100W (1250W peak), which is market leading power density – OBS01 is available in seven different voltages from 24V to 48V with an efficiency up to 89%.
High efficiency power modules deliver more available power in slim packaging for railway demanding applications
Powerbox, one of Europe’s largest power supply companies, and for more than four decades a leading force in optimizing power solutions for demanding applications, announces the launch of two new products in its Railway DC/DC power converters ENAR150D series. The products perform at 93% high efficiency, saving energy, reducing power dissipation and allowing more power available in confined environment. The new series includes an extensive set of accessories, simplifying power integration into trains and related vehicles.
Medline selected by the Electronics Industry’s as Most Significant Products of the Year
Powerbox, one of Europe’s largest power supply companies, and for more than four decades a leading force in optimizing power solutions for demanding applications, proudly announced that its Medical Power supply Medline series OBM03 and OBP03 have been selected by UBM’s EDN as part of the most significant products of the year.