One of the industry leaders in golf cart batteries is undoubtedly Trojan Battery Company whose name is synonymous with cart power. This edition’s Company Profile we feature Trojan Battery Company.
- Company Name: Trojan Battery Company
- Website: https://www.trojanbattery.com/
- Headquarters: Santa Fe Springs, CA
- Phone Number: (562) 946-8381
- Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/TrojanBatteryCompany
The Trojan website proclaims: “We don’t just manufacture batteries – we innovate, engineer and develop energy solutions. At Trojan Battery Company, we’re charging forward.”
Trojan Battery is the world’s leading manufacturer of deep-cycle batteries and a battery technology pioneer, having built the first golf car battery in 1952. Trojan batteries provide power for a wide variety of applications that require deep-cycle battery performance, including aerial work platform, airport ground support equipment, floor cleaning machines, golf and utility vehicles, marine/RV, material handling, oil/gas and solar/renewable energy.
Founded in 1925, the company is ISO 9001:2008 certified with operations in California and Georgia, and maintains two of the largest and most extensive research and development centers in North America, as well as one in Sligo, Ireland, dedicated to engineering new and advanced battery technology.
Founded in 1925 by George Godber and Carl Speer, Trojan Battery Company has become the world’s leading manufacturer of deep-cycle Solar and Motive batteries. With a broad range of energy storage solutions that including deep-cycle flooded, AGM, Gel and lithium batteries. Trojan has shaped the world of deep-cycle battery technology with close to 100 years of battery manufacturing experience.
With the invention of the golf car battery for the Autoette vehicle in 1952, Trojan pioneered the development of deep-cycle battery technology for the golf industry. For Trojan, this began a legacy of leadership and innovation that prevails today in the global, deep-cycle markets spanning applications for golf and utility vehicles, renewable energy, transportation, floor machines, aerial work platforms, marine and recreational vehicles.
Headquartered in Santa Fe Springs, Calif., Trojan’s operations include four ISO 9001:2015 certified manufacturing plants in California and Georgia, two advanced research and development centers dedicated exclusively to deep-cycle battery technologies, and international offices located in Europe and Asia. Trojan is a proud member of the Battery Council International (BCI) and the Advanced Lead Acid Battery Consortium. Trojan applies rigorous industry battery testing procedures that adhere to BCI and International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) test standards.
Recently acquired by C&D Technologies in January of 2019, C&D and Trojan are now one company. The acquisition combines two leading specialty battery manufacturers with legendary technical reliability, two iconic brands and a history of market leadership. This exciting partnership, with global distribution, creates one of the largest North American energy storage providers.
Awards & Recognition
· 2017 Sanitary Maintenance Distributor Choice Award Winner – HydroLink™ Battery Watering System
· 2016 Sanitary Maintenance Distributor Choice Award Winner – HydroLink™ Battery Watering System
· 2015 Sanitary Maintenance Distributor Choice Award Winner – HydroLink™ Battery Watering System
· 2014 Intersolar India “Solar Projects” Award – Remote Telecom
· 2014 Genie “Outstanding Performance” Award
· 2013 Frost and Sullivan “Innovative Enterprise” Award
· 2012 Genie “Outstanding Performance” Award
· 2012 “Application Solar Project of the Year” Award – Solar Powered RuralStreet Lighting in Dubai, U.A.E.
· 2011 Golf Course Industry Magazine’s “Most Admired” Companies
· 2009 Southern California Edison Environmental Hero Award
· ISO 9001:2008 Certification for California and Georgia operations
· 2007 Best Overall Winner LLEAP Awards – Lift & Access Magazine
· Santa Fe Springs Exporter of the Year
· Los Angeles Business Journal President’s Award for Family-Owned Businesses
For more information on Trojan Battery, visit their website at http://www.trojanbattery.com.