Facilities

Facilities That Power Us.

East Penn is proud to operate a massive, 520-acre single-site battery manufacturing complex in Berks County, Pennsylvania, with world-class facilities that are the most advanced in the industry. We also operate a facility in Corydon, Iowa to help accommodate our widespread growth.

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battery facility

East Penn is proud to achieve the highest quality standards in the industry, made possible by a world-class battery facility that’s powered by robotic technologies, advanced machinery, and on-site engineered and custom-built equipment.

Facility Highlights:

  • Four automotive battery plants
  • Motive Power battery plant
  • Stationary battery plant
  • Two state-of-the-art oxide facilities
  • Four modern technical centers
  • EPA permitted lead smelter and refinery
  • Pilot plant
  • Two water purification plants
  • Fully-equipped machine shop
  • Two injection molding plants
  • Fleet repair and maintenance garage
  • Dozens of support facilities
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wire & cable facility

Just a few miles from our Lyon Station campus, East Penn owns and operates a wire, cable and battery accessory plant and distribution center complex, stocked with an extensive inventory of our quality products.

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Distribution Complex

East Penn’s distribution network includes more than 90 warehouse and distribution locations across the US and Canada. Our central hub in Topton, Pennsylvania is just miles from our Berks County headquarters.

Over 750 tractors, trucks, and trailers serve as our network for product distribution and reclamation for spent, recyclable batteries.

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recycling

We process more than 30,000 batteries daily, and recycle virtually 100% of each spent battery received for processing. We are proud to be a model for not only the lead recycling industry, but for plastics recycling, wastewater treatment, and acid reclamation. Our environmental commitment is one we take seriously.

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OUR CAPABILITIES

Our campus includes over 3 million square feet of building space and incorporates everything needed for the design, manufacture, distribution, and recycling of East Penn Products. When visiting our campus, customers say they immediately see and feel the uniqueness of our company. Our vertically integrated capabilities encompass every facet of battery production and the reclamation process:

  • Oxide production
  • Lead refinery
  • Plastic refinery & molding
  • Acid reclamation
  • Manufacturing
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Machine tooling
  • Maintenance
  • Electrical
  • Carpentry
  • Construction
  • R&D technical centers
  • Wire & cable extruding
  • Small parts casting
  • Fleet operations & maintenance

Aerial View of Facility