Saft Groupe SA (Saft) is a manufacturer of advanced technology batteries. The company designs, develops and manufactures batteries using high end technology for defense and industrial applications. It offers products to original equipment manufacturers, distributors and end users. It serves the aviation, oil and gas, defense, professional electronics, energy storage and renewables, railways, industrial standby, space, marine, telecom, medical, utility metering, motive power, and vehicle markets. The company has presence in 18 countries and operates in Europe, Asia, South America, Russia and the US. Saft is headquartered in Bagnolet, France.
The company intends to expand its market reach by improving its existing products, developing new products and entering new markets. In line with this strategy, the company invested in developing lithium-ion technology products and recently launched Seanergy, a fully integrated range of lithium-ion battery modules developed to suit a wide variety of marine full-electric and hybrid electric applications.
Saft Groupe SA (SAFT) - Clean Technology - Deals and Alliances Profile provides you comprehensive data and trend analysis of the company's Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As), partnerships and financings. The report provides detailed information on Mergers and Acquisitions, Equity/Debt Offerings, Private Equity, Venture Financing and Partnership transactions recorded by the company over a five year period. The report offers detailed comparative data on the number of deals and their value categorized into deal types, sub-sector and regions.
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- Financial Deals - Analysis of the company's financial deals including Mergers and Acquisitions, Equity/Debt Offerings, Private Equity, Venture Financing and Partnerships. - Deals by Year - Chart and table displaying information encompassing the number of deals and value reported by the company by year, for a five year period. - Deals by Type - Chart and table depicting information including the number of deals and value reported by the company by type such as Mergers and Acquisitions, Equity/Debt Offering etc. - Deals by Region - Chart and table presenting information on the number of deals and value reported by the company by region, which includes North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa and South and Central America. - Deals by Sub-sector - Chart and table showing information on the number of deals and value reported by the company, by sub-sector. - Major Deals - Information on the company's major financial deals. Each such deal has a brief summary, deal type, deal rationale; and deal financials and target Company’s (major public companies) key financial metrics and ratios. - Business Description - A brief description of the company's operations. - Key Employees - A list of the key executives of the company. - Important Locations and Subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key centers of operation and subsidiaries of the company. - Key Competitors - A list of the key competitors of the company. - Key Recent Developments - A brief on recent news about the company.
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Table of Contents 2 List of Tables 5 List of Figures 6 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 7 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 8 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Region, 2009 to YTD 2015 9 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Sector, 2009 to YTD 2015 10 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals Summary, 2009 to YTD 2015 11 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deal Details 12 Partnerships 12 Sol Chip Forms Partnership With Tadiran Batteries 12 Saft Groupe Enters Into Joint Venture With Schneider Electric 13 Saft Groupe Partners With ESMA 14 Equity Offering 15 Saft Groupe Completes Rights Offering Of US$176.7 Million 15 Asset Transactions 17 FinActive To Acquire Small Nickel Battery Business Of Saft 17 Acquisition 18 Johnson Controls Acquires Remaining Joint Venture Stake In Johnson Controls-Saft Advanced Power Solutions For US$145 Million 18 Saft Groupe SA - Key Competitors 20 Key Employees 21 Locations And Subsidiaries 22 Head Office 22 Other Locations & Subsidiaries 22 Recent Developments 25 New Contracts 25 Sep 15, 2015: Saft makes breakthrough into China’s fast growing industrial robotics sector with lithium battery order for STEP Electric Corporation 25 Jul 28, 2015: Saft batteries to back up critical systems at trackside substations on the Haramain High Speed Railway in Saudi Arabia 26 Jul 23, 2015: Langa Group selects Schneider Electric and Saft for two new solar power plants with energy storage in Corsica 27 Jul 23, 2015: Saft wins over €20 million additional orders from Reliance Jio for lithium-ion battery systems for telecom base stations across India 28 Jul 08, 2015: Saft Li-ion battery to power the ExoMars Rover as it searches for life on the red planet 29 Jul 06, 2015: Saft Batteries Will Help Keep Bombardier Sifang Transportation’s Trains Running on Time on China’s High Speed Rail Services 30 Jul 02, 2015: Saft wins a contract worth over €1m for onboard batteries on Alstom’s London Underground Northern Line metro trains 31 Jun 22, 2015: Saft wins first contract with Imtech Marine to power new hybrid ferry owned by CMAL in Scotland 32 Jun 15, 2015: Zodiac Aero Electric and Saft sign a contract at Paris Air Show to supply batteries for Russia’s Irkut MC-21 passenger jet aircraft 33 Jun 15, 2015: Saft and JSC ISS – Russia’s largest commercial satellite company signed new framework contract for lithium-ion batteries at Paris Air Show 34 Jun 08, 2015: Saft wins new Li-ion regenerative traction battery series production project for Siemens sustainable tram system in Qatar 35 May 19, 2015: Saft selected as advanced Li-ion battery supplier to Lockheed Martin team for U.S. Armed Services Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) Program 36 May 11, 2015: Saft battery systems will help keep the UK’s pioneering Sheffield tram-trains running on time 37 Apr 23, 2015: Saft receives new €7m order from Indian telecom operator Reliance Jio 38 Apr 07, 2015: Saft wins battery backup project from Shanghai Electric Group for power plant expansion in Bangladesh 39 Mar 26, 2015: Saft batteries make major breakthroughs in the Asian market for electricity meters 40 Mar 25, 2015: Saft wins around 10 million dollar energy storage order for Qatar's Dukhan Oilfield 41 Jan 21, 2015: Saft battery systems will ensure the smooth and reliable operation of Siemens’ driverless Klang Valley metro trains in Malaysia 42 Dec 10, 2014: Saft wins multi-million euro contract from SATEE to supply onboard battery systems for Shanghai Metro Lines 3 and 4 43 Oct 23, 2014: Saft megawatt scale Li-ion energy storage systems will support the world’s largest solar PV-diesel hybrid power plant in South America 45 Sep 19, 2014: Saft to Deliver Third Li-ion Energy Storage System for California Utility 46 Sep 03, 2014: Saft receives large order for the supply of aircraft batteries to Korea Aerospace Industries 47 Feb 19, 2014: Saft delivers high-power Li-ion battery system to ECO-H Technologies, Inc. for Hybrid Power Management System 48 Feb 19, 2014: Saft Awarded Contracts from Boeing Exceeding $20M for Li-ion Batteries to Power Geo Satellites 49 Feb 19, 2014: Saft to Deliver Li-ion Battery Containers to Tri-Technic Inc. for Fort Hunter Liggett Energy Storage 50 Operations Updates 51 Jun 29, 2015: Saft batteries power Eurofyre’s innovative wireless fire detection and alarm equipment 51 Jun 17, 2015: Saft demonstrates leadership in sustainable aviation for Climate Day at the Paris Air Show 52 Jun 05, 2015: Saft confirms its leadership by delivering its 300,000th battery for aircraft 53 Jun 01, 2015: Venteea: France's largest battery-based storage solution boosts wind power development and relieves pressure on power grid 54 Jun 01, 2015: Saft leaders accept Brad Roberts Outstanding Industry Achievement Award at the Energy Storage Association (ESA) Annual Conference... 55 Apr 29, 2015: Saft batteries store solar energy for high summit mountain lodge in the Alps 56 Apr 23, 2015: Solid sales growth of 17.5% for the first quarter of 2015 57 Apr 21, 2015: Saft's Li-ion system expertise delivers advanced power pack for Pixium Visions IRIS bionic vision system 58 Apr 13, 2015: Saft and ENERCON’s megawatt-scale energy storage system to help Faroe Islands stabilize its grid while increasing wind power usage 59 Mar 16, 2015: Reliable even at -35°C, Saft batteries will equip Alstom’s Stockholm commuter trains 60 Dec 12, 2014: Saft batteries equip the new Airbus Helicopters EC175; 1st aircraft delivery on December 11th 61 Dec 10, 2014: Saft Uptimax batteries backup critical systems at major CNOOC oil and gas projects in China 62 Dec 10, 2014: Saft batteries will ensure all-weather reliability for new Lanxin line Bullet trains in Northwest China’s demanding operating conditions 63 Dec 04, 2014: Saft on track for growth in Brazil’s rail sector with major battery contract for CAF’s suburban electric trains 64 Nov 26, 2014: Saft Li-ion batteries boost autonomy for Airwave’s roof-top base stations in London 65 Nov 12, 2014: Saft battery specially developed for CNES prepares ESA’s Philae Lander for Churyumov-Gerasimenko comet touchdown 66 Oct 13, 2014: Saft wins Energy Storage North America innovation award for capturing energy from electric rail for grid use 67 Oct 13, 2014: Saft’s state-of-art battery backup solutions ensure power continuity for Brazil’s fast growing telecoms sector 68 Jan 20, 2014: Saft’s e6T Military Technology Selected for Evaluation in Commercial Use 69 Financial Announcements 70 Jul 23, 2015: H1 sales growth of 12.4%. Strong net income increase, up 44.7% at €30.1 million 70 Mar 11, 2015: Ghislain Lescuyer Appointed Chairman Of The Management Board Of Saft 71 Oct 23, 2014: Saft Announces Sales growth of 2.5% for the third quarter of 2014 72 May 14, 2014: Saft Groupe SA: 2013 dividend payment 73 Other Significant Developments 74 Jun 10, 2015: This summer will see the first aviation technicians qualified by Saft to maintain Li-ion battery systems on-board Airbus A350 XWB... 74 Jun 10, 2015: KACO new energy and Saft provide storage systems in the 10 kWh range 75 Jun 09, 2015: Saft expands its Li-ion solar energy storage portfolio with new Intensium Home 10M system designed for prosumers 76 May 19, 2015: Saft introduces Xcelion 6T: the lithium-ion drop-in replacement for lead-acid batteries 77 May 11, 2015: For regenerative traction applications, Saft launches Ion-OnBoard Li-ion battery system at Railtex 2015 78 May 05, 2015: New Saft battery approved for Bombardier Q400: nine times the flight maintenance interval 79 Nov 04, 2014: Saft reinforces its leadership in advanced primary lithium cells 80 Sep 30, 2014: Saft presents new 1.8 MW power capability delivered in a 20 foot container to meet the ramp rate challenges of renewable energy 81 Appendix 82 Methodology 82 About GlobalData 82 Contact Us 82 Disclaimer 82
List of Tables
Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Key Facts, 2014 1 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals Summary, 2009 to YTD 2015 1 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 7 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 8 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Region, 2009 to YTD 2015 9 Saft Groupe SA, Deals By Sector, 2009 to YTD 2015 10 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals Summary, 2009 to YTD 2015 11 Sol Chip Forms Partnership With Tadiran Batteries 12 Saft Groupe Enters Into Joint Venture With Schneider Electric 13 Saft Groupe Partners With ESMA 14 Saft Groupe Completes Rights Offering Of US$176.7 Million 15 FinActive To Acquire Small Nickel Battery Business Of Saft 17 Johnson Controls Acquires Remaining Joint Venture Stake In Johnson Controls-Saft Advanced Power Solutions For US$145 Million 18 Saft Groupe SA, Key Competitors 20 Saft Groupe SA, Key Employees 21 Saft Groupe SA, Other Locations 22 Saft Groupe SA, Subsidiaries 22
List of Figures
Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 1 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 1 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Region, 2009 to YTD 2015 1 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Sector, 2009 to YTD 2015 1 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 7 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 8 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals By Region, 2009 to YTD 2015 9 Saft Groupe SA, Clean Technology, Deals by Sector, 2009 to YTD 2015 10