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All Socomec production sites in Alsace ISO 14001 certified
Since September, all Socomec production sites in Alsace have been ISO 14001 certified. An additional assurance of the Group's environmental commitment.
Socomec ranks among the top companies to be an intern
Socomec has once again been awarded the "Happy Trainees" label this year thanks to the positive evaluation given by its interns and trainees. The ranking, announced on Thursday October 10, promotes Socomec as the first in its category for companies in France with between 50 and 99 interns.
Socomec Mobile Energy Storage Solution at “500 nocturnes” race
Socomec will be present on the 21st and 22nd of September at the 5th edition of the endurance race, the “500 nocturnes”, on the Rhine Ring circuit, to present its project e'car, demonstrator of new mobile storage solutions Energy.
Socomec, partenaire principal du festival de street art Colors
Du 6 au 29 septembre, Strasbourg accueille son premier festival de street art : Colors powered by Socomec. Le groupe Socomec confirme ainsi son engagement pour le street art.
A new mobile energy storage solution by Socomec
Socomec will be present at the French stage of the Rallycross World Championship in Lohéac (35) to present its project e’car, demonstrator of new mobile energy storage solutions.
Socomec equipment powers Barracuda class submarines
Launched in July in Cherbourg, the Suffren nuclear attack submarine, the first of the Barracuda series, is equipped with on-board power converters manufactured by Socomec. Thus begins the plunge into a long series...
SOCOMEC inaugurates its revamped headquarters
With just under 3 years to go before its centenary, the SME and family-owned SOCOMEC Company has inaugurated the architectural transformation of its headquarters in Benfeld and announced the construction of a new centre that will bring together teams dedicated to innovation (300 people), an innovation that will be central to its differentiation.
Electrical Energy Storage trade fair Socomec in the vanguard of green energy storage
Socomec will be exhibiting at the Electrical Energy Storage trade fair in Munich to present its know-how and its stationary and mobile energy storage solutions. The company's recent technological and commercial successes testify to the importance of its offering.
French Navy's new frigate "Alsace" equipped with Socomec UPS
The French Navy has just launched a new military frigate. The vessel has been named ALSACE and is equipped with electrical safety equipment made by Socomec.
Socomec opens its FabLab
Socomec has launched its FabLab, a venue open equally to the company's innovation teams and employees as well as to external users (higher education institutions, students, start-ups, etc.). This new collaborative approach aims to promote experimentation and knowledge sharing, particularly in the fields of digital technology and robotics. This will be a new place to discover, learn and innovate.
WATTBOOSTER vehicle charging stations opt for Socomec
SOCOMEC's SUNSYS PCS² bidirectional converter has been selected for the electric vehicle charging stations of three WATTBOOSTER pilot projects in Slovakia and Poland.
Hybrid power plants: electrifying isolated villages
The electrification of African countries is becoming increasingly vital – not only to serve basic human needs but also to access commercial and developmental opportunities. As electricity demand is growing, the use of diesel generators – a previously popular but expensive solution - is proving insufficient to meet this underserved population’s evolving daily needs.
Successful preliminary trials for the installation of a resilient microgrid in the Lérins Islands
Socomec has successfully completed its preliminary tests for the installation of a microgrid on the Lérins Islands. Trials conducted on EDF's Concept Grid platform confirm the reliability of one of the key projects of the Nice Smart Valley consortium. It is another step towards an energy transition that supports the efficiency of the electricity grid at the local level.
Socomec obtains MASE certification
Socomec has obtained MASE certification (Manuel d'Amélioration Sécurité Santé Environnement des Entreprises*) for its customer service call-outs. The Group is thus committed to constantly improving its Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) performance.
Socomec and Saft deliver state-of-the-art backup power system for Total’s supercomputer environment
Socomec innovative hot-swappable uninterruptible power supply (UPS) integrates highperformance Saft lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries and enable Total to protect the operations of its High Performance Computer (HPC) data center.
Socomec partners the Build & Connect conference
On 28 and 29 November, Strasbourg will be hosting the third edition of the Build & Connect conference. Socomec, a sponsor of the event since its first edition, will present its innovative solutions in sustainable energy storage.
Socomec’s Energy Storage Solution in REIDS
Socomec’s energy storage solution participates in the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore’s (NTU Singapore) Renewable Energy Integration Demonstrator Singapore (REIDS) on the offshore island of Semakau Landfill.
Socomec India Lauded for ‘Energy Efficiency’ at DCD Best in India Awards 2018
Socomec, a leading global specialist of Power Conversion, Power Switching and Power monitoring products, felicitated with the Finalist Award certification under “Energy Efficiency Improvers” category at the Data Center Dynamics (DCD) Best in India awards.
POWER CONTINUITY Ltd Chooses SOCOMEC as strategic partner for their World leading Global Automotive Clients
Power Continuity Ltd Design builds & installs world class fully automatic critical power protection systems. When Power Continuity required a maximum efficiency Static Switch with the most reliable track record in the industry for their major Global Automotive Clients, they looked long and hard at the STS options available in 2018 from a number of manufacturers.
Socomec buys Canadian company Powersmiths
Socomec announces the acquisition of the Canadian company Powersmiths International. After the acquisition of the American CCS in November 2017, the Alsace-based Group is consolidating its positioning in North America.
Socomec Launches ‘ALWAYS ON’ Brand campaign to Strengthen its Market Leading Position in the Transfer Switching Industry
Socomec, a leading global manufacturer of power control, availability and safety equipment, announced the launch of ALWAYS ON brand campaign in India, to drive energy availability and efficiency through its Transfer Switching Equipments (TSE). The company has over 96 years of experience in designing and producing TSE that helps keep customers’ power Always On with reliability, safety, in a cost-effective manner.
Socomec’s Energy Storage Solution wins award in Munich
Socomec’s Sunsys PCS² IM energy storage solution wins the Electrical Energy Storage (EES) award at the Smarter E Europe / Intersolar trade fair in Munich.
Socomec’s “green” approach
For the third year running, Socomec is organising its Green Week from 11-15 June. On the agenda: ideas, practices and individual and collective tips to better protect the environment. Here's a quick look at the green approach of the company and its employees.
Socomec signs partnership with Humanist Library of Sélestat
On 8 June 2018, Socomec signed a partnership agreement with the Humanist Library of Sélestat, listed in UNESCO's Memory of the World Register.
Socomec makes it mark on NL Contest
Socomec recently took part in the NL Contest urban festival that was held in Strasbourg on 18-20 May. We take a look back at a lively commitment to the local street art scene.
Best Global Compact communication
On 23 April Socomec was awarded the Global Compact Best Communications Award (France) in its category. The jury particularly appreciated "the Group's commitment in Alsace."
Socomec strengthens its ties with INSA
On 23 April 2018, Socomec renewed its partnership with INSA Strasbourg. The Group has even become a sponsor of the 2017-2020 intake of electrical engineering students.
Socomec passes the 500 million euro milestone
In 2017, Socomec posted turnover of €504.8 million, representing a 5% increase compared to 2016. For the first time, the Group has crossed the half-billion euro mark €504.8 million sales revenue in 2017.
Socomec MEDYS: an expertise in securing the availability of energy in healthcare facilities.
In 2006, Socomec won an initial contract with the University Hospitals Trust of Strasbourg for a hospital bay at the New Civil Hospital, one of the Trust’s 6 hospital sites.