2011 News Releases

 
12/07/11EnerSys Announces Grand Opening of New Production Facility in China READING, Pa., Dec. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial batteries, announced today the grand opening of its new battery manufacturing facility in Shuangqiao District, Chongqing, The Peoples Republic of China. In addition to the Company's two existing Chinese production facilities the new plant will provide capacity to meet increasing customer demand in the telecommunication, nuclear power ... 
11/09/11EnerSys Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 ResultsREADING, Pa., Nov. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today results for its second quarter of fiscal 2012, which ended on October 2, 2011. Net earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2012 were $28.3 million, or $0.57 per diluted share, including an unfavorable highlighted $0.01 per share impact from $0.7 million, $0.9 million pre-tax, charge for restructuring plans and $0.4 mil... 
10/17/11EnerSys Announces 2nd Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results Conference CallREADING, Pa., Oct. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, will host a conference call to discuss the Company's second quarter fiscal 2012 financial results and to provide an overview of the business. The call will conclude with a question and answer session. The call, scheduled for Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 9:00 am Eastern Time, will be hosted by John D. Craig, Chairman, President &... 
10/17/11EnerSys Acquires South American Battery BusinessREADING, Pa., Oct. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Industrial Battery Holding S.A., the parent company of EnerSystem, a market leader in the South American motive power and reserve power battery markets. EnerSystem has more than 20 years of experience in manufacturing, marketing and servicing industrial batteries and is headquartered... 
09/29/11EnerSys to Launch a Joint Venture in South AfricaREADING, Pa., Sept. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to launch a joint venture in South Africa to produce and market batteries for industrial applications. EnerSys will have majority ownership in the joint venture in cooperation with Powertech Batteries, which is a part of Allied Electronics Corporation Limited (Altron). T... 
09/28/11EnerSys to Launch a Lithium-Ion Battery Joint Venture in GermanyREADING, Pa., Sept. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement to launch a joint venture in Germany to produce large format lithium-ion battery cells. EnerSys will have a majority interest in the joint venture in cooperation with GAIA Akkumulatorenwerke GmbH ("GAIA"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Lithium Technology Corporation ("LTC"). T... 
08/17/11EnerSys Announces $50 Million Stock Buy Back PlanREADING, Pa., Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today that its Board of Directors unanimously approved on August 12, 2011 the repurchase of up to $50 million of its common stock. The authorized repurchases will be made from time to time in either the open market or through privately negotiated transactions. The timing, volume and nature of share repurchases will be at the so... 
08/10/11EnerSys Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2012 ResultsREADING, Pa., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today results for its first quarter of fiscal 2012, which ended on July 3, 2011. Net earnings for the first quarter of fiscal 2012 were $33.5 million, or $0.66 per diluted share, including an unfavorable highlighted $0.02 per share impact from $0.3 million, $0.4 million pre-tax, charge for restructuring plans and $0.5 million... 
07/19/11EnerSys Announces 1st Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results Conference CallREADING, Pa., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, will host a conference call to discuss the Company's first quarter fiscal 2012 financial results and to provide an overview of the business. The call will conclude with a question and answer session. The call, scheduled for Thursday, August 11, 2011 at 9:00 am Eastern Time, will be hosted by John D. Craig, Chairman, President & Ch... 
06/03/11EnerSys Announces $9.8 Million Stock Buy BackREADING, Pa., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today that it has reached agreement to purchase 294,200 shares of its common stock at $33.15 per common share including fees for approximately $9.8 million in the aggregate from institutional shareholders. The transaction is expected to be completed on June 8, 2011. "We believe this stock buy back is a financially sound transa... 
05/31/11EnerSys Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 ResultsREADING, Pa., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today results for its fourth quarter of fiscal 2011, which ended on March 31, 2011. Net earnings for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011 were $30.1 million, or $0.59 per diluted share, including an unfavorable highlighted $0.16 per share impact from $1.3 million, $1.6 million pre-tax, charge for restructuring plans, $5.3 million... 
05/11/11EnerSys Reports Preliminary Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results and Announces Quarterly Conference CallREADING, Pa., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today preliminary results for its fourth quarter of fiscal 2011, which ended on March 31st. Net earnings for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011 are expected to be $30.1 million, or $0.59 per diluted share, including an unfavorable highlighted $0.16 per share impact from $1.3 million, $1.6 million pre-tax, charge for restructuri... 
03/29/11EnerSys Refinances U.S. Credit FacilityREADING, Pa., March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today the closing and funding of its new $350 million senior secured credit facility. It replaces the Company's $350 million facility that was completed in June, 2008. The new facility is a five-year revolver maturing in March, 2016. An initial draw of $100 million, along with a portion of the Company's cash balance, was us... 
03/15/11EnerSys Purchases Battery Manufacturing Assets in Greece from Ergon Batteries Ltd.READING, Pa., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, today announced that it has finalized the acquisition of certain assets from Ergon Batteries Ltd., a Greek registered company based near Athens. Ergon Batteries manufactures, assembles and distributes lead and nickel based batteries, primarily to the Greek motive power and reserve power markets. "The company has been a good partner t... 
03/08/11EnerSys' ABSL Batteries Successfully Delivered to the International Space StationREADING, Pa., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced that its recently acquired ABSL Space Products (ABSL) business had its batteries successfully delivered to the International Space Station (ISS). ABSL was the first space flight battery manufacturer to qualify Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) cells for space flight more than a decade ago and was the first to orbit a Li-Ion battery. Cont... 
02/28/11EnerSys Acquires Lithium Battery BusinessREADING, Pa., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today that it has purchased the lithium-ion battery business, ABSL Power Solutions Ltd. ("ABSL") from CIP Industries L.P. Incorporated, which was represented by XMS Capital Partners in the transaction. ABSL has been supplying lithium-ion cells and batteries for defense and aerospace applications in Europe and the United Stat... 
02/15/11EnerSys Announces Sale of 2,845,869 Shares of Common Stock by Certain StockholdersREADING, Pa., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) announced today that certain of its stockholders, which are affiliates of Metalmark Capital LLC, have agreed to sell 2,845,869 shares of its common stock to Goldman, Sachs & Co. All net proceeds from the sale of the common stock will be received by the selling stockholders. EnerSys will not receive any of the proceeds. The shares are being sold in an at-the-market offering pursuant to an effective shelf ... 
02/09/11EnerSys Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2011 ResultsREADING, Pa., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today results for its third quarter of fiscal 2011, which ended on January 2, 2011. Net earnings for the third quarter of fiscal 2011 were $33.7 million, or $0.67 per diluted share, including an unfavorable highlighted $0.04 per share impact from the $1.4 million, $1.8 million pre-tax, charge for restructuring plans and $0.5 ... 
01/19/11EnerSys Announces 3rd Quarter Fiscal 2011 Results Conference CallREADING, Pa., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, will host a conference call to discuss the Company's third quarter fiscal 2011 financial results and to provide an overview of the business. The call will conclude with a question and answer session. The call, scheduled for Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 9:00 am Eastern Time, will be hosted by John D. Craig, Chairman, President & C...