Dräger Medical Picks Calif. Company For Power Supplies

Issue 9 and Volume 11.

SL Power Electronics Corp, a leading global manufacturer and marketer of medical power supplies, announced it has signed a multi-year agreement with Dräger Medical AG & Co. KG, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of medical equipment.

Under the terms of the purchasing agreement, SL Power Electronics, located in Ventura, Calif., will be a primary source for all new power supply design development on a worldwide basis.  Dräger Medical has research and development facilities in Germany, the Netherlands, China and the United States. The agreement is effective immediately.

Proud Partners

“We are very proud to partner with Dräger Medical,” explained Gene Ruddy, SL Power Electronics’ president and CEO. “SL Power Electronics was selected for this agreement because of our global design engineering capabilities, our world-class manufacturing and the depth of product expertise we have in the medical equipment marketplace.”

SL Power Electronics Corp. is the union of Condor DC Power, the recognized leader in the design of medical power supplies, and Ault, the leader in external power supplies. Headquartered in California, SL Power Electronics has sales & engineering offices in Minneapolis and Boston as well as the UK and China. The company has plans to open an office in Germany by the end of the calendar year.

SL Power Electronics Corp. designs, manufactures and markets internal and external power supplies for medical, communications, computer and industrial electronic OEMs. The company is a global leader in the development of AC/DC and DC/DC standard, modified and custom power supplies.

Product Offerings

The product offering includes a broad range of AC/DC and DC/DC open-frame switch mode and linear power supplies from 7 to 6000 watts marketed under the Condor name and an external AC/DC switch mode power supply offering from 6 to 200 watts as well as transformers, battery chargers and DC mobile adapters marketed under the Ault name.

Dräger Medical AG & Co. KG is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of medical equipment, the largest division of Drägerwerk AG and a 65:35 joint venture company between Drägerwerk AG and Siemens AG. The global company offers products, services and integrated CareArea Solutions throughout the patient care process – Emergency Care, Perioperative Care, Critical Care, Perinatal Care and Home Care.

With headquarters in Lübeck, Germany, Dräger Medical employs nearly 6,000 people worldwide.

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