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A major recognition for SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT  in this year’s “Growth Awards”

A major recognition for SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT in this year’s “Growth Awards”

The company was awarded in the category “Development of Markets and Products” SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT, member of Olympia Group, was honored with the “Development of Markets and Products” award among 8000 companies during the second organization of “Growth Awards” organized by Grant Thornton and Eurobank. This distinction underlines the strong position of the company in the global market of energy storage systems, its dynamic export orientation, as well as the credibility of its products, produced in the industrial unit located in Neo Olvio, Xanthi, Greece. “Growth Awards” are established by Eurobank and Grant Thornton aiming to award and acknowledge companies which combine high financial performance levels along with a successful and modern business profile that contribute to the formation of a new, entrepreneurship environment and employee culture in the country. Based on the evaluation procedure “Financial Growth / Health Matrix” of Grant Thornton and Eurobank, and the contribution of a 15-member Committee formed by extinguished members of the Greek academic and business society, SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT managed to achieve the highest performance level in the category “Development of Markets and Products”. This recognition places SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT among the top companies which contribute to, and at the same time inspire, the creation of modern, dynamic and competitive dimensions in Greece. During the event that took place at the Athens Concert Hall, Mr. V. Billis, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company stated: “We would like to thank the organizers of the event “Growth Awards” for this great honor. We are especially delighted to receive such a distinction today, which demonstrates essential characteristics of our Company, namely the innovation in product development and... read more

SUNLIGHT’s new assembly line in operation, for Motive Power Batteries, at its manufacturing plant in Xanthi

A new assembly line for motive batteries was created in our plant in Xanthi – Northern Greece. The new line, utilizing state of the art equipment, will further increase our production capabilities in motive batteries, allowing us to react faster in customer requests. This facility has the following production specifications: 2 fully operational production lines and 1 auxiliary line. 3 manipulator robotic arms to raise the cells and place them in metal cases. Automated system to regulate the level of sulphuric acid in each cell. Special instruments for connecting cells to each other. Pre-mixed aqua-filling in special wheeled devices alongside the production line. Battery weighing with load cells on the line. 33 employees for the specific department. 63% increase in production. The new facility has contributed to the quality of the final product with the following stages: 4 check-points along the production line. Extra charge for each battery, for immediate use. Final inspection of each battery in a designated area by specially trained staff. Special measuring instruments to check cells and case.... read more
SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT was acknowledged as an excellent supplier by HYSTER-YALE Group for 2016

SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT was acknowledged as an excellent supplier by HYSTER-YALE Group for 2016

SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT is distinguished by thousands of suppliers of the Hyster – Yale Group, and was awarded as an excellent supplier for 2016, for the quality and delivery times of its products, achieving 100% in both categories, through a demanding selection process. SUNLIGHT is the only battery company that receives the “Roll of Honor” distinction from the Hyster – Yale Group. The global Hyster-Yale Group is the world’s fourth-largest forklift manufacturer, with a turnover of $ 2.7 billion. He has developed relationships and has been working with customers, suppliers and dealers for more than 80 years in the field of designing, manufacturing and selling forklifts equipment and components worldwide, under the brand names Hyster and Yale. As stated by the Hyster-Yale Group representatives, “We would like to thank SUNLIGHT, for our effective collaboration that highlights the credibility and strength of the company. We are confident that this successful course will continue.” According to SUNLIGHT’s Chef Commercial Officer, Mr. L. Bisalas, “The award from a leading group such as Hyster-Yale, is a special honor for SUNLIGHT and its people as it rewards our constant efforts for meeting our customers’ high standards, especially at the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) market. We stay fully committed to our goal of preserving and further developing our global presence, by offering products and services of superior quality that add value to our customers.... read more
A triple distinction of SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT in Greek Exports Awards 2017

A triple distinction of SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT in Greek Exports Awards 2017

SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT, was nominated for the third consecutive year, with three awards in this year’s “Greek Exports Awards” held on Friday, December 1st, in the presence of senior government officials and members of the Greek business community. The company awarded with the gold prize in the category “Top Industrial Company”, the gold prize in the category “Top Manufacturing Company” and the silver as the “Top Exports Company”. The company’s export orientation is shown by the fact that 84% of industrial production is exported to 500 customers in more than 100 countries and 5 continents, with its factory in Xanthi been one of the biggest industrial batteries production lines, in... read more
SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT  contributes to a pilot RES project of PPC in Gavdos

SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT contributes to a pilot RES project of PPC in Gavdos

“SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT”, a fully owned (100%) subsidiary of Olympia Group, contributes to a pilot project of “PPC (DEI) Renewables” for the coverage of Gavdos’ energy needs with regard to Renewable Energy Sources (RES). With a strong emphasis on the optimization of the use of energy produced from photovoltaic storage systems, this action is conducted in the context of the Company’s broader commercial strategy as well as its commitment towards the goal of sustainable development and corporate responsibility. With the objective to assist the pilot project of “PPC Renewables” in Gavdos, SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT offered, as bonus, part of the required equipment, it proceeded with the supply of other related equipment and it also performed the entire installation works on a free of charge basis. It is worth mentioning that apart from the production of electricity from renewable energy sources, the above project also concerns the storage of energy into batteries produced by SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT so that this energy can be utilized in periods when there is no sun in the sky and when the electric energy from the available photovoltaic systems is not sufficient. By this manner, it is achieved a considerable reduction in the use of electric generator sets which are currently utilized during such periods. The system which was installed is sufficient to cover 10% of the island’s energy demand with a total cost equivalent to the annual fuel cost of the thermal plant. It is worth noting that SYSTEMS SUNLIGHT prepared the relevant study with regard to the storage and distribution of the produced energy from the photovoltaic park into the thermal production station and it also... read more
HR Awards – Recognition of SUNLIGHT for its Corporate Social Responsibility practices.

HR Awards – Recognition of SUNLIGHT for its Corporate Social Responsibility practices.

SUNLIGHT Group, was nominated on November 1st at the HR AWARDS, for its Corporate Social Responsibility practices, proving that the Company is achieving business development with social responsibility. SUNLIGHT is committed to adhere to the Ten Principles of the United Nations (UN) Global Compact in the areas of Human Rights, Labour Conditions, the Environment, and Anti-Corruption. Dr. Konstantinos Georgiadis, Group HR Director, stated: “The respect and protection of human rights is of paramount importance and serves as a guiding principle for SUNLIGHT Group. Our aim is to provide a fair work environment, where our employees feel that they have equal creation and advancement opportunities, within a constantly evolving organisation. At the same time, we commit to provide a safe and healthy work environment for all our employees, by fully aligning all of our activities with the applicable legislative and regulatory framework, minimising accident risk and protecting our employees from exposure to a health-threatening environment, achieving integrity, honesty and respect. In this competition, we have shown that through a structured training and involvement program we have achieved measurable results proving that in the top of our value system is our employees!... read more