Award Germany: Celebration of the Best of the Best

Editor: Rosemarie Stahl

For the second time, MM MaschinenMarkt awarded outstanding innovations of the industry with its Best of Industry Award. These are the proud winners!

Many happy faces at the Best of Industry gala event: All winners and nominees together.
Many happy faces at the Best of Industry gala event: All winners and nominees together.
(Bild: Stefan Bausewein / VBM)

The price was awarded on the evening of February 16th in Würzburg. Products and innovations could only win the award, if they had won a previous award during the last year. With this condition, MM MaschinenMarkt wanted to make sure to only award the best of the best. The winners were chosen by a jury and additionaly by a reader voting, which accounted for 60% of the result.

The winners of the Best of Industry Award 2017 are:

  • Additive Manufacturing – Autodesk with the project Dreamcatcher
  • Drive Technology – Kabel Consult.Ing with the energy and ressource efficient Drive System Energy Light
  • Automation – Rittal with the Cooling Unit Generation Blue e+
  • Plant Technology – Serapid with the Lift Chain LinkLift
  • Industry 4.0 – Schaeffler with the Machine Tool 4.0
  • Material Flow – Jungheinrich with narrow-aisle Forklift Truck EKX 516
  • Robotics – Liebherr-Verzahntechnik with the Roboter Application Bin Picking
  • Cutting tools – Waldrich Coburg with the Portal Milling Machine Taurus

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This article was first published on ETMM online.

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