The Story of SIMPOWER

Friday 30 April 2021, 3:51PM
By Beckie Wright

SIMPOWER specialise in the design and build of battery packs to order, and are dedicated to utilising the latest technology in order to provide the most innovative, effective and economical battery solutions available. They have extensive knowledge and expertise of cells and battery pack builds and are an exclusive distributor in New Zealand for SAFT, a world leader and innovator in cell technologies. SIMPOWER have a wide range of the above brands in stock and have the ability to source all leading brands from the global market place.

This month we look at their story, starting with their 40+ years of expertise and experience in research contracts, design and development of both new technology cells and specialist industrial battery applications.

SIMPOWER have extensive knowledge and expertise of cells and battery pack build, and are an exclusive distributor in New Zealand for SAFT, a world leader and innovator in cell technologies, as well as an approved distributor for PANASONIC, SENTRY, EVE, ARTS Energy and suppliers of FDK, DURACELL and Sonnenschein among others. SIMPOWER carry a wide range of many brands in stock and have the ability to source all leading brands from the global market place. 

Combined with this, they also have their own manufacturing plant, with state of the art welding and manufacturing equipment. They specialise in taking your battery requirement from idea to reality. They also offer extensive free technical advice on battery selection and pack design.

SIMPOWER works with WorkSafe to make sure they are compliant in all health and safety practices and procedures, conducting health and safety meetings once a month to seek and share feedback to all team members. 

SIMPOWER offer a unique facility and service of repacking battery packs for equipment which is no longer produced or perhaps difficult to source. Where possible they replace existing cells with increased capacity batteries to improve customers run time and service life if possible, so for more information on mobile phone batteries NZ, radio batteries and battery radios NZ please go to .