Press Releases

Bitrode Welcomes New North American Sales Representative

May 24, 2018

St. Louis, MO, USA – Bitrode Corporation is pleased to announce that we have added a new ‘Team Bitrode’ Agency for North America. In our continued endeavor to improve our support, sales, and service network, Bitrode has signed W5 Engineering to support the North American West Coast.

W5 Engineering will be supporting Bitrode sales in the US states of California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho and the Canada provinces of British Columbia and Alberta.  With eight technical sales engineers throughout the territory, W5 Engineering will add significant local support, knowledge, and experience to Bitrode’s sales team.

“We look forward to working with the W5 team for many years to come and are glad to have them onboard!”, states Craig Brunk, Bitrode’s Director of Sales and Marketing.

You can contact W5 Engineering at their main office; (971)244-8200, through their regional contacts; (866)400-1300, or at

Bitrode Expands International Sales Representatives

February 1, 2017

St. Louis, MO, USA – “In our quest to improve our global support sales and service network, I am glad to announce that we have added new ‘Team Bitrode’ Agencies in Brazil, Germany, Austria, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Israel,” announced Craig Brunk, Bitrode’s Director of Sales and Marketing. Bitrode Corporation has signed agreements with four new sales and distribution agencies bringing their total global network up to 20 partners.

Bitrode’s first new sales representative and distributor is Wise-Tech Group located in Rosh Ha’ayin, Israel. Wise-Tech will be handling the sales and service of Bitrode Battery Testers throughout the Israel territory.

The second sales representative and distributor Bitrode has signed is PSP Brasil located in São Paulo, Brasil. The team at PSP Brasil will be handling the Brazil territory as well as surrounding areas in our South American market.

The third sales representative and distributor is Caltest Instruments GMBH located in Kappelrodeck, Germany. The new collaboration with Caltest Instruments will expand Bitrode’s influence in the already thriving German and Austrian battery testing market.

Bitrode’s fourth distributor to have signed on in January is Quantum Technologies Global Pte Ltd. Quantum is a unique and limitless asset to Bitrode due to their large footprint in the Southeast Asian market with their personnel in Singapore, Malaysia, and Vietnam.

“I look forward to many years of friendship and hard work with these new agents and trust they will support our customers with world class service,” states Mr. Brunk.


Bitrode Celebrating 60 Years of Business

February 1, 2017

St. Louis, MO, USA – In 2017, Bitrode Corporation will mark a significant milestone by celebrating 60 years of business. Bitrode began in 1957 as an in-house provider to a battery manufacturer in St. Louis, Missouri. Bitrode has always devoted itself exclusively to serving the needs of the storage power industry offering an extensive product line of battery formation and laboratory test equipment, related software tools, battery simulation, and manufacturing automation tools appropriate to all battery applications and chemistries. Battery manufacturers and developers around the globe continue to rely on Bitrode Corporation for innovative energy storage solutions.

‘Most Mature’ Customer Equipment Competition

As part of the 60th anniversary celebration, Bitrode is holding a competition for its customers. Bitrode is looking to find the oldest working piece of equipment that is in the field as well as the oldest piece in general, working or not. Customers have until March 1, 2017 to submit their equipment for consideration. The winners of the competitions will receive a special gift from Bitrode as a thank you as well as a write up and feature in their next newsletter.

Submissions are requested to be sent to and to include the piece of equipment, age of the equipment if known (model or serial number if not, so that we may look it up), and a picture if at all possible.

Bitrode would like to thank the St. Louis community and the battery industry for their support and business and look forward to serving you for the next 60 years!