READING, Pa., Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the
world's largest manufacturer, marketer and distributor of industrial
batteries, announced today that its subsidiary in Bielsko-Biala, Poland,
EnerSys SA, has been recognized as one of the top 20 companies in Poland in
Dariusz Arkusynski, director of EnerSys SA, received the award in Warsaw
on November 29, 2005. Rzeczpospolita, a nationally recognized journal,
presented the award based on an analysis of over 1,000 companies meeting
multiple criteria, including growth and financial performance. "The rankings
prepared by Rzeczpospolita are of considerable significance and that is why
the companies that have been awarded deserve to be congratulated," said
Andrzej Mikosz, Poland's minister of the treasury.
"EnerSys SA was recognized for its high sales growth along with its
investments to support this growth," Ray Kubis, president of EnerSys Europe,
explained. "The investments to increase production and improve working
conditions total over 66 million PLN ($20 million) in recent years." EnerSys
SA, based in Bielsko-Biala in Southwest Poland, is one of EnerSys' largest
operations in Europe with over 450 employees.
John Craig, chairman, president & CEO of EnerSys, noted, "Our Polish
operation has met the highest expectations of our customers for quality and
service. We believe our investments in Bielsko-Biala recognize the highly
educated workforce and their responsive and cooperative spirit for continuous
For more information, contact Richard Zuidema, Executive Vice President,
EnerSys, P.O. Box 14145, Reading, PA 19612-4145, USA. Tel: 800-538-3627.
EDITOR'S NOTE: EnerSys is the world leader in stored energy solutions for
industrial applications, manufactures and distributes reserve power and motive
power batteries, chargers, power equipment, and battery accessories to
customers worldwide. Motive power batteries are utilized in electric forklift
trucks and other commercial electric powered vehicles. Reserve power
batteries are used in the telecommunication and utility industries,
uninterruptible power suppliers, and numerous applications requiring standby
power. The company also provides aftermarket and customer support services to
its customers from over 100 countries through its sales and manufacturing
locations around the world.
More information regarding EnerSys can be found at http://www.enersys.com.
/CONTACT: Richard Zuidema, Executive Vice President, EnerSys,
/Web site: http://www.enersys.com /
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