With the growing trend toward e‑mobility, the question of what happens to used batteries is becoming increasingly urgent. But the current situation brings not only challenges, but also opportunities. A new market is emerging, with plenty of scope for young companies. The companies Circunomics and NOVUM have therefore concluded a cooperation agreement with effect from […]
DB Bahnbau Group and car manufacturer Kia are turning used electric car batteries into powerful energy storage units for green power. NOVUM takes over the battery diagnosis. In this interview, Ilma Bojadzic, Co-Founder and Head of Strategy at encore | DB — a product of the DB Bahnbau Group, tells us how this came about […]
Fast, safe and cheap: NOVUM enables recycling of used batteries from lift trucks with the help of artificial intelligence
What to do with old and defective batteries from lift trucks? Manufacturers and users from the intralogistics industry face this challenge every day. Through NOVUM, companies have been getting a fast, safe and affordable solution since 2022: AI-based analysis tools — which check batteries, battery modules and even battery cells for their condition, remaining capacity and residual value within seconds. With surprising results: Most batteries are still ideally suited to start a second or even third life cycle, e.g. in forklifts and battery storage systems.
Since October 2022, Nico Büttner supports us as a new sales representative to inspire companies for the NOVUM technology. The industrial engineer has the ideal qualifications for this. After all, as a former lithium-ion battery repair and remanufacturing manager at our friends and partners at JT Energy Systems, Nico also knows the user perspective. “I’m […]