The BMZ Group, leading manufacturer of lithium-ion battery systems in Europe, is expanding its activities in the UK energy storage market. For this purpose, a very experienced partner has been gained with the AceOn Group, a dynamic organization based in Telford UK, which specializes in the research, development and manufacture of intelligent battery systems and solar products. Both companies have many years of experience in the battery business, which is also necessary for further growth in the energy storage sector.
By working together closely, BMZ and AceOn force to hit the UK's commitment to net-zero carbon targets by 2050. Not only AceOn benefits from expanding its market position in the UK as an ambitious energy storage provider with the brand BMZ, also BMZ Group as a serviceoriented lithium-ion battery manufacturer benefits from the network of the AceOn Group. The connection to the UK Government as well as the experience in the market will contribute to the fact that the innovative energy storage - Made in Germany will increasingly be used in future projects in the UK. “We are delighted to have AceOn Group representing BMZ Group in the heart of the UK as this is strategic market for the BMZ Group” stated Sven Bauer CEO & Founder of BMZ.
The product portfolio of the BMZ Group includes four basic types in the energy storage sector. With a modular systems, the Low Voltage devices ESS 7.0, 9.0, X, scalable from 6,74 to 120,72 kWh and the recently introduced High Voltage Hyperion, bringing the energy from 9 to 18 kWh, BMZ offers a very flexible energy storage solutions. For industrial applications, BMZ also offers a modular solution with capacities up to 5 MWh with the "IndustriAE".
Knowledge transfer in the Telford Training Center
In addition to the distribution of storage systems and complete kits with inverters, service care and, above all, installation trainings will also be an important part of the cooperation. Together with experts from BMZ, AceOn will train local installers on the latest technologies via the Telford training center in the UK and thereby expanding the entire installers & service network.
About BMZ Group
The BMZ Group is a global player in the production of lithium-ion battery system solutions. The group is headquartered in Germany and has further production facilities in China, Poland and the US, as well as offices in Japan and France. In addition, there are research and development sites worldwide. Around 3,000 employees work for the BMZ Group worldwide.
About AceOn Group
AceOn Group is a vibrant organisation that specialises in research, development and manufacturing of intelligent battery systems and solar products. The main battery division has the capability to manufacture and distribute customised battery packs and well known battery
brands as well as their own brand Univercell®. AceOn Battery Solar Technology Ltd was established in 2010 in the heart of the UK (West Midlands) although the Directors have had 25 years' experience within the battery Industry. In September 2012 AceOn purchased Univercell Battery Co. Ltd who were established in 1993 by a group of managers from Ever Ready Special Batteries in Telford, U.K