georgia
SK Battery America to open U.S. IT Center, create 200 high-tech jobs in Roswell, Georgia
2023.01.27
On January 26 (local time), Georgia Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that SK Battery America (SKBA) will open a regional IT hub facility in Roswell, Georgia, creating 200 high-tech jobs and investing approximately USD 19 million over the next few years.   SK Battery America’s new IT center will be an integrated IT management center ...
SK On soars along with the popularity of Ford’s F-150 Lightning
2022.07.05
▲ A Ford’s F-150 Lightning pickup truck that uses SK On’s NCM9 battery cell (Image source: Ford’s homepage)   After the official launching of Ford’s F-150 Lightning, the electric model of F-150, on April 26 (US local time), the fleet is gaining massive popularity and delivery to customers is currently on the way with great ...
SK Innovation collaborates with Georgia Tech in the U.S. to advance the era of all-solid-state battery
2022.01.17
■ Cooperates with Professor Lee Seung-woo, whose thesis was introduced in the world-renowned academic journal, ‘Nature,’ on January 13, 2022 – Solid electrolyte with excellent ionic conductivity and elasticity, which secures both performance and safety ■ SK Innovation accelerates the development of all-solid-state-batteries backed by the cooperation with Nobel Prize Winner Professor Goodenough, and Solid ...
President of SK Innovation’s Battery Business Jee Dong-seob visits SK battery America, encouraging the company’s members
2021.09.30
  On September 29 (US local time), Jee Dong-seob, President of SK Innovation’s Battery Business, paid a visit to SK battery America (SKBA) in Georgia, USA to inspect the manufacturing facility and encourage local employees. President Jee’s visit was after the day he attended the announce events of Ford and SK Innovation’s joint venture BlueOvalSK’s ...
“Taking pride as a SKinno man to grow stronger and better,” a story shared by Kim Jeong-hoon from Value Creation Center of SK Innovation
2021.09.17
  From Atlanta Airport, after taking the I-85 highway that runs north-south across Georgia for about 130km, you will arrive at SK Battery America (“SKBA”), the U.S. site of SK Innovation’s Battery Business.   As part of SK Innovation’s Deep Change, the battery business, which is emerging as a next-generation growth business, is rapidly expanding ...
SK Battery America delivered 4,000 masks to local medical centers and hospitals in Georgia to fight against the pandemic
2021.09.03
▲ SK Battery America’s representatives deliver the masks at Habersham Medical Center on August 24th (Georgia local time). Bo Hatchett, a Senator of Georgia State (fourth from left) and Tyler Williams, CEO of Habersham Medical Center (fifth from left) attend the event.   The new wave of COVID-19 is endangering the whole world, and the ...
South Korean President Moon visits SK Innovation’s EV battery plant in Georgia, USA
2021.05.24
▲ South Korean President Moon Jae-in (front row, left), Chairman of SK Group Chey Tae-won (front row, right), Georgia’s U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff (back row, first from left), Georgia Governor Brian P. Kemp (back row, second from left) take a tour at SK Innovation’s EV battery plant in Georgia (Photo by: The Republic of Korea ...
SK battery America to hire hundreds starting this month for first EV battery plant in Georgia
2021.04.21
  On April 21st (local time), SK Innovation announced that SK battery America (SKBA), a U.S. production corporation for the EV battery business, has begun large-scale recruitment in preparation for the commercial operation of its first plant early next year.   SKBA is searching for outstanding candidates to apply for jobs in all areas of ...
Georgia Governor Brian Kemp visited SK Innovation’s EV battery plant in Commerce
2021.04.20
  On April 19th (local time), SK battery America, the U.S. subsidiary of SK Innovation battery business was visited by a special group of guests led by Brian P. Kemp, Governor of Georgia at its EV battery manufacturing facility in Commerce, Jackson County. CEO of SK Innovation Kim Jun, President of SK Innovation’s Battery Business ...
SK Innovation creates trickle-down effect in Georgia through its EV battery plants
2021.01.14
  SK Innovation’s large-scale investment in EV battery manufacturing plants in Georgia, USA, has created a trickle-down effect in downstream industries.   | SK Innovation’s Georgia EV plants will reach annual capacity of 21.5GWh by 2023   It was revealed that SK Innovation is going to start the pilot production of the first battery plant ...
SK Innovation secured green bonds to boost Georgia EV plants
2020.12.29
  SK Innovation has recently announced it will finance 1.09 trillion KRW (about 986 million USD) to the battery manufacturing plants in Georgia through green bonds. The bonds will be issued by SK battery America, a global subsidiary SK Innovation, to fund the construction of the second plant in Georgia.   Last year, SK battery ...
SK Innovation and Jackson County donated $120,000 to educational institutions in Georgia over 2 years
2020.11.21
  SK Innovation, which is building a large-scale EV battery plant in Jackson County, Georgia, USA, and Jackson County have donated a total of USD 120,000 over 2 years to the Empower College & Career Center (EC3) and the Commerce City Schools (CCS) in Georgia.   SK Innovation announced on the 19th (local time) that ...