Diehl & Eagle Picher GmbH
Diehl & Eagle Picher is a battery manufacturer, who works in cooperation with partners approved all over the world. Thus they are independent and objective in advising you as well as free in relation to the product choice.
Today they primarily produce activatable thermal batteries according to the technology of the global leader EaglePicher Technologies for military applications, customized battery packs in lithium (primary and secondary), nickel-cadmium and nickel-metal-hydride technology for defence and electronics and communication industry. For nearly 10 years they have been producing lithium reserve batteries which are used for proximity, time and multi option fuzes for mortar, artillery and naval guns.
Originally founded as a mere trade company in 1971, the Joint Venture of EaglePicher, situated in Joplin, Missouri, USA (45% corporate shares), and Diehl Defence, situated in Üeberlingen (55% corporate shares), quickly evolved into one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of special batteries for civil and military applications. Their product portfolio particularly includes activatable thermal batteries, lithium reserve batteries as well as primary and secondary customized battery packs.
Markets for thermal and lithium thionylchloride reserve batteries are limited and subject to hard competition within Europe. However, they increased their competitiveness by systematic investments in their production systems for both thermal and lithium thionylchloride reserve batteries in order to improve their market share in the future.
Diehl & Eagle Picher plan to expand particularly in the battery pack sector. That applies for the civil as well as for the long-established military field, on which their military know-how shows full effect.
Diehl & Eagle Picher is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of individualized power supplies for the military and civil market. Compared with their competitors they cover a wide application range with their portfolio described under products.
They offer all essential services to their customers such as design, development, and qualification in order to eventually deliver a first-class and absolutely reliable customized product. Their clientele thus receives a made-to-order solution for the power supply of their application.See more