Honor of the best application solutions at Open House
With the outstanding expertise of our application engineers, we set well recognized high standards throughout the industry. The Solvator award, a special award for remarkable application solutions, honors those who develop outstanding application solutions together with and for our customers.
The 2019 winners were selected by a jury of internal and external experts from 2 technical universities in 3 categories below.
In the category “best technical solution”:
Joe Zawodny, USA, “NASA Liquid Hydrogen Pressure Vessel” for Didion’s Mechanical
Michael Staber, Austria, „Plasma Hybrid Welding Solution“ for Teleskop Poland
Sandeep Mittal, India, „Rectification of Cracks in Penstock in NEEPCO KAMENG HEP project” for Aquagreen Engineering Management
Alexandre Otsuka, Brazil, “BÖHLER Ti 52 SR FD-B” for Voith Hydro
In the category “most efficient solution”:
Michael Fiedler, Austria, “Penstock Gouvaes” for Andritz Hydro GmbH
David Lecointre, France, “625 Flux-Cored Wire for Pipeline Welding in 5G Position with Automatic Bug System” for SERIMAX
Marcelo Facundo Severo, Brazil, “The Best Procedure for Repairing of Hammers in the Sugar Industry” for Using Sao Luiz S/A
In the category “most environmentally friendly solution”:
Frederic Gley (Michael Ebbinghaus), Germany, “Boric Acid Free Coated Rods” for Liebherr
A special award was given to Steven Qu, China who supported Voith Hydro Power Equipment with his solution for Penstock Welding for Wudongde Hydro Power Station.
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