ONEONTA, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ioxus, a manufacturer of premium performance ultracapacitor technology for use in transportation, industrial and energy applications, today announced the appointment of Van Andrews to the position of Senior Vice President of Global Sales & Marketing. Mr. Andrews joins Ioxus from Maxwell Technologies where he was responsible for the global sales of ultracapacitors as well as expanding the ultracapacitor market through strategic marketing and communications.
Mr. Andrews brings three decades of experience to the role having previously held senior positions with US Robotics, Toshiba America Information Systems and Gateway Computers.
“I am looking forward to joining Ioxus and continuing to expand ultracapacitor sales. Ioxus’ unparalleled technology, combined with having the strongest set of financial backers in the energy storage space, made this career decision an easy one,” said Mr. Andrews. “I am looking forward to working with our global partners and continuing to expand Ioxus in both the Asian and European markets.”
“Van Andrews brings a wealth of industry knowledge to the table. We are delighted to have him join the Ioxus team,” said Mark McGough, President and CEO of Ioxus. “His understanding of the technology and industry, paired with his proven track record in key global markets, makes Mr. Andrews a great fit for our team moving forward.”
Mr. Andrews attended Indiana State University.
Ioxus manufactures high performance ultracapacitor technology for transportation, alternative energy, medical, industrial and consumer product markets. The company offers the broadest range of cell styles in the industry, from 100 Farads to 3,000 Farads, with both iCAP® cylindrical and THiNCAP® pouch cell form factors. Ioxus ultracapacitors have higher power and energy density compared to other ultracapacitors with smaller, lighter weight iMOD® modules and the new iMOD X-Series™ family of module systems. Ioxus ultracapacitor products are uniquely optimized for high performance with low resistance, ideal for delivering high power bursts for acceleration, energy recapture, peak load shaving and high power applications. Ioxus is headquartered in Oneonta, N.Y. For more information, visit www.ioxus.com.
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Ultracapacitor-powered uSTART™ available for Class 3 - 6 Vehicles
ONEONTA, N.Y., March 28, 2016 -- Ioxus, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of ultracapacitors and energy storage products, announced today that the uSTART™ engine starting system is now being offered as the industry's only drop-in replacement product that needs no special wiring. The Ioxus ultracapacitor-based product is designed to do all of the things that competitive products do not, such as increasing the vehicle bus voltage by greater than 10% during crank, reducing cranking time for more than 20%, reduce peak current to the starter by more than 15%, reduce the cycling seen by the battery by more than 40%, increasing starter life by more than 30%, and provide a built-in jump start system that will allow users to charge the capacitor from adjacent "dead" batteries and eliminate stranded trucks. All without any special wiring—simply drop-in uSTART in place of an existing battery!
The uSTART system from Ioxus is a two-terminal product, eliminating the rewiring required by competitive engine start modules. One of the existing read more...