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ENTEK Acquires Majority Stake in NSG Group’s Battery Separator Business

        Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd. (with its headquarters at Minato-ku, Tokyo and represented by Shigeki Mori, Representative Executive Officer, President and CEO, “NSG”) and ENTEK Technology Holdings LLC (headquartered in Lebanon, Oregon, USA and represented by Larry Keith, CEO, “ENTEK”) are excited to announce they have reached an agreement for ENTEK… Read more

Graeme Fraser-Bell Rejoins ENTEK Team

ENTEK is thrilled to announce that Dr. Graeme Fraser-Bell is coming out of retirement to focus on ENTEK’s increasing presence in the lithium battery market. Fraser-Bell, who retired in October of 2012 as ENTEK’s Vice President of International Sales was instrumental in solidifying the company’s foothold in the lithium-ion separator market. His return to ‘active… Read more

ENTEK Lead Acid Expands Sales Team

ENTEK is pleased to announce that it has expanded its lead acid sales team by adding Andrew Wimer as Account Manager for North America. Andrew joined the ENTEK team in 2011, working with the lithium group in Quality and Business Development. In 2017 he transitioned to the lead-acid group where he implemented a Change Management… Read more

ENTEK Welcomes Richard Towns

ENTEK Lead Acid is pleased to announce that Richard Towns has joined the Sales group as Account Manager for Eastern Europe & North Africa.  Richard brings a PhD in Polymer Chemistry from Durham University, and more than 15 years of experience delivering exceptional service and value to customers in the specialty coatings and chemicals industries. … Read more

ENTEK-NSG Breaks Ground

And, we’re off!  Construction on ENTEK-NSG’s expansion and new line kicked off in Bogor with a ribbon cutting and traditional prayer ceremony.  Production was paused and the whole team was on hand to participate in the ceremony.  Larry Keith, along with representatives from ENTEK’s global management, as well as the project’s construction company (PT Alam… Read more

ENTEK-NSG Announces Plant Expansion in Indonesia

ENTEK and NSG have announced a significant expansion at their joint venture in Bogor, Indonesia. A new line, integrating the latest in extrusion technology and process controls from its sister company ENTEK Manufacturing, will more than double the plant’s current capacity. Larry Keith, ENTEK’s CEO says, “this new line will make good on the commitment… Read more

An ABC Close to Home

This year’s record attendance at the Asian Battery Conference in Bali was a testimony to the high expectations of its delegates, and they certainly didn’t leave disappointed.  We’d like to thank everyone who took the time to visit our booth and talk to us about how ENTEK can better serve them in the future.  It… Read more

Where to Find Us Next – Lead Acid

We look forward to seeing you at the 18th ABC in Bali this September (3 – 6).  ENTEK is a premier sponsor of the event and the gala dinner sponsor.  Our global sales force will be there to discuss your battery needs, so drop by booth H89-90 and let us know how we can help… Read more

Where to Find Us Next – Lead Acid

Battery India 2019 is an important industry event in one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing battery markets, and we hope to see you there!  It is being held at the Marriott Resort in Goa, India, January 5 – 7, 2019.  This is a great opportunity to meet our team and collaborate on ways to… Read more

ENTEK Organizational Change

ENTEK has promoted Clint Beutelschies (VP of Sales – Americas & EMEA) to VP of Global Sales.  Clint has a long history leading global sales teams to develop strategic relationships with customers around the world.  Prior to joining the ENTEK team, Clint led the global specialty materials business for a Fortune 500 Corporation, including positions… Read more