Award-winning start to the trade fair – PFERD receives European Aluminium Award 2016
At ALUMINIUM Düsseldorf, the international trade fair of the aluminium industry, which is currently taking place, the latest PFERD innovation, the ALUMASTER High Speed Disc, won the European Aluminium Award 2016.
On their website, the organizers recognize the winners as follows: “The winners of the EUROPEAN ALUMINIUM AWARD 2016 have demonstrated just how innovative and efficient the use of aluminium can be.” This year, Prof. Laurens Katgerman of Delft Technical University was chairman of the independent international jury, while Vito Oražem, Managing Director of the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen, was vice chairman. Other jury members are from different countries such as Germany, Great Britain, Belgium, Italy, Denmark and the Netherlands. To be nominated, the products needed to be suitable for serial and mass production.
PFERD CEO Jörn Bielenberg accepted the certificate and the award, which is made of aluminium, at the awards ceremony. ALUMINIUM is currently taking place in Düsseldorf. PFERD will be represented in Hall 9, booth I40, until 1 December 2016. In addition to ALUMASTER, the company exhibits many more innovative products which were specially developed for working on aluminium.
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