• Keeping the UK’s forklifts running

    We support the country’s materials handling and warehousing infrastructure by ensuring that goods keep moving. Our huge range of in-stock traction batteries and network of service engineers means you can rely on Espex to be on hand when you need us most. Espex is the European subsidiary company of Exide Industries Ltd-India, drawing on the technical and financial strength of the group.

  • The leading name in traction and forklift batteries

    High-quality batteries and great service - trust Espex Batteries Ltd. Serving the UK and beyond with relationship-based sales and up to 25,000 traction cells in stock at any time, we are one of the largest lead-acid industrial and fork lift battery distributors in Europe. Espex is the European subsidiary of Exide Industries Ltd-India, drawing on the technical and financial strength of the group.

  • The only place to come for CEIL batteries

    ‘CEIL Trusted Battery Systems’ is a prestigious brand name in the world of traction batteries, precision manufactured at the world class plants of our parent company Exide Industries. We are the only UK supplier of CEIL products. Combine that with our great customer service, strong customer retention and network of battery fitters and you’ve got a winning combination. We serve the UK and Europe and the Middle East.

  • We'll be at IMHX 2016!

    Why not visit us at IMHX 2016 at Birmingham's NEC this September 13-16. We'll be exhibiting in hall 11, stand 11N51 - please come along and say hello.

Why choose Espex?

Our customers select Espex for its comprehensive range of quality Traction, Automotive and Stationary batteries as well as Traction battery chargers. Our name is synonymous with reliability and friendly customer service, and our network of engineers is always on hand to make sure your warehouse, factory or distribution network is kept up and running. We are the only UK supplier of CEIL Trusted Battery Systems.

As an ISO 9001 accredited company we can offer a fitting service undertaken by our fully trained battery technicians who work to all relevant health and safety requirements. You can select from our stock of up to 25,000 cells and batteries at our assembly and distribution site in Cardiff, UK. We serve the UK and Europe, Middle East and Africa. Find out more about our parent company here.
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Motive power batteries

Our products:

  • CEIL Motive Power Batteries
  • Stationary / Standby Power Batteries
  • Special Batteries for Renewable Energy Storage
  • Deep-cycle 6V, 8V, 12V Monobloc Batteries
  • Automotive SLI Batteries (for bulk requirements only) 
  • Battery Chargers
Battery requirement consultations

Our services include:

  • Pre-Sales Consultation and Assessment
  • Product Recommendation and Sales
  • Delivery and Installation of New Batteries
  • Collection of Used Batteries
  • After-Sales Support

Our experts have many years of experience in battery assembly and supply 
Battery requirement consultations

A little about us

Since 2003, Espex Batteries Ltd has been assembling in the United Kingdom and distributing motive power (traction) batteries sourced from Exide Industries Limited, India, in order to keep the country’s forklifts moving. In 2006, standby power (stationary) batteries and deep-cycle batteries were added to our product range. In 2012, the company was acquired fully by Exide Industries Ltd and is now the sole UK supplier of Espex and CEIL batteries. 

Assembling quality batteries for: UK, Europe, Middle East, Africa. 

Call Espex Batteries Ltd on 029 2070 5453 for your reliable battery supplier. 
We cater to the needs of OE forklift manufacturers, forklift dealers, resellers and businesses.
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