The fast charging provider EVTronic join ENGIE18/07/2018
Rapid battery recharge: EVtronic acquired by EVbox Dutch subsidiary of ENGIE
EVBox annouces the acquisition of French fast and ultra-fast charging station manufacturer EVTronic. With this acquisition, EVBox grows their global base to 60.000 installed charging points, including 700 fast charging (DC) stations.
EVTronic designs, develops, manufactures, and markets a range of fast charging stations for electric vehicles since 2007. In parallel, the company is active in R&D, with a focus on V2G (Vehicle-to-Grid) technologies.
EVBox CEO Kristof Vereenooghe described the acquisitions as beneficial specificallu with a view to economoes of scale and development. Furthermore, EVBox can provide the full range of charging solutions "from 3.7kW (while) offering charging solutions at home, at work, and in public", explains the CEO.
All current EVTronic employees will join EVBox. EVTronic Founder & president Eric Stempin will join the EVBox Managelebt Team as Chief Research Officer (CRO). He will be focusing on fast and ultra-fast chargers ans setting up the EVBox Innovation Lab.