SBE Announces the Sale of the Orange Drop Product Line to Cornell Dubilier (CDE)

October 1, 2012 by  
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SBE, Inc. (dba SB Electronics) announced today the sale of its Orange Drop® product line to Cornell Dubilier Electronics, Inc. of Liberty, South Carolina. The product line will continue to be manufactured at the SBE facility in Barre for a period of time to coordinate with customer requirements. It is the plan to transfer all manufacturing of this product line to CDE facilities during 2013. The Orange... Read more

SBE, Inc. Appoints Two New Board Members

June 28, 2012 by  
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Barre, VT ‐ June 28, 2012 – For immediate release SBE Inc. (dba SB Electronics) is pleased to announce the recent election of Jon Bereisa and John R. Wallace as board members. They will be assisting SBE in strategically advancing their market position in the power electronics and alternative energy industries. Mr. Bereisa brings 35 years of executive experience at General Motors to SBE. He was... Read more

Customer Story: Canadian-based TM4 Electrodynamic Systems

June 12, 2012 by  
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TM4 Electrodynamic Systems was established in 1998 to market electric propulsion technology developed by Hydro-Quebec’s research institute (IREQ) and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hydro-Québec (a government-owned public utility). TM4 has worked with customers such as Tata Motors, Novabus (owned by Volvo Buses), PSA (Peugeot-Citroën) and many others, who have been keen to benefit from TM4’s... Read more

Danfoss and SBE Display New Fully Integrated Capacitor/Bus/IGBT Modules at APEC

February 6, 2012 by  
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Danfoss Silicon Power GmbH and SBE, Inc. announced today that they will display the latest versions of their joint development efforts of new fully integrated capacitor/bus structure/IGBT design solutions for power electronics for transportation and other demanding applications at the upcoming APEC Conference in Orlando, Fla., February 6 to 9, 2012. As part of these jointly designed solutions, SBE,... Read more

Methode Electronics, Inc. and SBE, Inc. Announce Marketing and Technology Partnership

February 2, 2012 by  
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Rolling Meadows, IL, and Barre, VT – Jan. 31, 2012 Methode Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: MEI) and SBE, Inc. (DBA SB Electronics) announced today a marketing and technology partnership. As part of this agreement, SBE, Inc. will provide leading edge film capacitors with the highest performance for electric vehicle and energy conversion inverters and systems. Methode Electronics’ Power Solution Group... Read more

UQM Technologies selected the SBE Inc. Power Ring Film Capacitor™ for its PowerPhase Pro® electric propulsion system

January 26, 2012 by  
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Barre, VT – January 26, 2012 SBE Inc. (dba SB Electronics), announces today that UQM Technologies, Inc. (NYSE Amex: UQM) has selected the Power Ring Film Capacitor for its PowerPhase Pro® electric propulsion system. SBE Inc. has been working since 2007 with the design team at UQM to develop a capacitor solution for its PowerPhase Pro® electric propulsion system. UQM’s PowerPhase Pro® electric... Read more

Management Team Changes at SBE

January 25, 2012 by  
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Tom McBride Moves to Executive Vice-President at SBE Tom McBride of Bradford, Vermont, recently assumed the duties of Executive Vice-President at SBE, Inc. in Barre. Tom originally joined SBE in 2010 as Deputy Project Manager responsible for managing all new plant construction and start-up activities related to the company’s transportation program grant from the Department of Energy. He then managed... Read more