TAB d.d.

Since the end of 2015 Industrial Batteries LTD became official partner of the Slovenian producer of batteries TAB. TAB was established in 1965 in Mežica, Slovenia. You could find the following in the TAB product list:

  • lead-acid motive power batteries
  • lead motive power GEL batteries – with gel electrolyte
  • VRLA AGM and VRLA Gel Monobloc batteries
  • starter batteries
  • stationary batteries of the OPzS type
  • stationary batteries of the OPzV type – with gel electrolyte
  • special batteries TABEx – designated for operations performed in explosive dangerous environment 

The TAB batteries could be utilized in all electric equipment such as: forklift trucks, manually operated and platform cars, cleaning machines, golf carts, caravans etc. The industrial batteries TAB are preferable for initial instalment in motorcars by many global producers of cars, such as STILL, Jungheinrich, CROWN, Caterpillar, TCM, Toyota etc. These could be applied in the food, mining, aviation, chemical industry, pharmacy etc. These are being utilized for feeding UPS, solar systems and wind generators.

The cutting edge and fully automated TAB plants produce high-quality batteries that make them leader among the batteries’ producers in Europe. Industrial Batteries Targovishte is the main distributor of TAB for Bulgaria and Romania.







TAB was established in 1965 as a subsidiary of Rudnik Mežica Holding (Lead Mine Mežica Holding) in a region where different lead activities are more than 350 years old.
For the first 15 years TAB was a licence partner of Tudor, Sweden. Nowdays, TAB is producing a wide range of lead acid flooded, VRLA AGM and VRLA Gel batteries in three modern factories with approximately 1.300 employees on three different locations:

- on first location in Žerjav, Slovenia, there is a recycling plant producing approx. 30.000 t of soft lead per year from 60.000 t of scrap and a factory for industrial batteries with annual capacity 1,8 mio pieces of TAB branded traction and stationary cells,
- the second location is in Črna na Koroškem, Slovenia, where there is a factory for starter batteries of TAB, Topla, Vesna and Volthor brands with annual capacity of 3,0 mio pieces,
- the third factory is situated in Macedonia, Probishtip, with annual capacity of 1,5 mio pieces of starter batteries of Vesna brand and recycling plant producing approx. 5.000 t of soft lead per year from 10.000 t of scrap.
In TAB also various military batteries are produced.

Our high quality batteries are known worldwide, especially in Europe, Asia and America.