Winners of the
Process Intensification Award for Industrial Innovation

 

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EFCE Process Intensification Award for Industrial Innovation 2019


The 2019 EFCE Process Intensification Award for Industrial Innovation
has been awarded to the innovation

"Eliminating the need for liquid bromine by flow technology"

developed by

AGFA-GEVAERT N.V.

Mortsel, Belgium      

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The Award was presented on Monday, 27 May 2019 at the 2nd International Process Intensification Conference - IPIC2) which will be held in Leuven, Belgium on 27-29 May 2019. The winning team was invited to give a presentation on the project on Tuesday, 28 May 2019.

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From left to right: Tom Van Gerven (chairman WP PI), Bora Aydin (chairman of the jury and representative of TechnipFMC, the sponsor), Wim Dermaut and Bart Cappuyns (both Agfa-Gevaert NV)


EFCE Process Intensification Award for Industrial Innovation 2017
 

The 2017 EFCE Process Intensification Award for Industrial Innovation
has been awarded to the innovation

"Compact Heat Exchanger & Reactor for process intensification made by additive manufacturing / First use case: H2 On-Site"

developed by

AIR LIQUIDE

Centre de Recherche Paris Saclay, France

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The Award was presented at the Award Ceremony of the 10th World Congress of Chemical Engineering - WCCE10 in Barcelona, Spain, on 2 October 2017. Representatives of the team were invited to give a lecture on 2 October 2017 in the topic "Hybrid process and multifunctional process" of IPIC1/EPIC6/APSPIS3 held as a joint event of WCCE10.

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From left to right: Professor Oleg Pajalic, Vice President Process Innovation, Perstorp AB; Professor Jean-Marc Le Lann, EFCE Scientific Vice-President; Mr. Raphael Faure, Air Liquide; Mr. Matthieu Flin, Air Liquide; Professor Tom Van Gerven, Chairman of EFCE Working Party on Process Intensification.(photography by Alicia Garcia)

The 2017 Award is sponsored by

PERSTORP AB

About Perstorp:
Perstorp believes in improving everyday life - making it safer, more convenient, and more environmentally sound for millions of people across the world. As an industrial leader in specialty chemistry, our innovations provide essential properties for products used every day at home and work. Perstorp's focused innovation builds on more than 135 years of experience, representing a complete chain of solutions.. Manufacturing is based in Asia, Europe and North America, with sales and support in a ll major markets. The Perstorp Group has approximately 1,500 employees and sales in 2016 amounted to more than SEK 11,3 billion. Read more at www.perstorp.com

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EFCE Process Intensification Award for Industrial Innovation 2015

 
The 2015 EFCE Process Intensification Award for Industrial Innovation has been awarded to the innovation

"FLOW MINIPLANT, A TOOLBOX THAT BOOSTS PROCESS PERFORMANCE
TO A NEW LEVEL"

developed by

MICROINNOVA

Austria

 

in co-operation with

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Fraunhofer ICT-IMM

Germany

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The Award was presented on 28 September 2015 at EPIC5 held in conjunction with ECCE10/ECAB3 in Nice, France, on 27 September to 1 October 2015.

Download Microinnova's press release here

Presentation-PI Innovation Award

From left to right: Prof. Tom Van Gerven (WP PI Chairman), Dr. Jens Uhlemann, Prof. Jean-Marc Le Lann (EFCE Scientific Vice-President), Dipl.-Ing. Ulrich Krtschil (Fraunhofer ICT-IMM),  Dipl.-Ing. Walter Linhart (Microinnova), Dr. Dirk Kirschneck (Microinnova)