Our Company History
The history of AWILCO Flexible Power Solutions
AWILCO introduces the first LiFePo4 battery, with bluetooth communication, build in a tough metal case to be used by professional off grid users.
As per January 1st, MULTIPLEX and AWILCO are merged, thus offering our services from one entity, with a more transparent profile towards our customers and suppliers.
Renewable and green energy becomes a more important focus area and Awilco becomes Nordic SFC Partner, supplying DMFC fuel cells to the Nordic off grid market.
Niels Willumsen assumed the responsibility of all operations in the company. Cooperation with ALFATRONIX was initiated.
MULTIPLEX is appointed European sales office for the Furukawa Battery Company – assuming the role to distribute NiMH cells to booming European industry for handheld mobile GSM phones.
1st of February 1991 the son of Aksel Willumsen, Niels Willumsen joined the company after completing education and military training.
Cooperation with The FURUKAWA battery company was initiated for NiCd batteries – local assembly of battery packs started, and the company MULTIPLEX was founded to handle the battery business.
Awilco was founded in 1971 by Aksel Willumsen – having interest in electronics, he saw an advertisement for German Frieman & Wolf promoting wall outlet power supplies. The first box was ordered and supplied, and within short time Aksel Willumsen decided quit his day job to concentrate on supplying power supplies to the Nordic OEM’s, as an independent entrepreneur.
Over the years the company grew, more products where added to the portfolio, allways focusing on products which where related or connected with electrical power.