Steatite’s recent technology showcase at Oceanology International 2014 was a huge success for both Steatite and technology partners OXIS Energy. Boasting a record attendance of approximately 8,400 and 528 exhibiting companies from 35 countries, the event hosted the world’s largest display of state-of-the-art marine technologies, many being launched exclusively at OI 2014.
Steatite showcased the latest rechargeable lithium battery technology from OXIS Energy, presenting to one of the largest participating audiences at the events Innovation Zone Theatre. This technology presentation explained the significant benefits of Lithium Sulfur battery technology, which is set to provide game changing battery pack solutions for a host of applications in the oceanographic and marine industry.
Steatite also exhibited the Lithium Thionyl Chloride Battery solution it developed for NOC’s Autosub Long Range (ALR).
A scale model of ALR, supported by a case studydetailing Steatite’s work with NOC proved incredibly popular with visitors to the stand.
Steatite Battery Manager, Paul Edwards, meets with NOC Executive Director, Ed Hill