Safe and Mobile in Hazardous Areas – Mobile Computer MC 9090ex Wins AUTOMATION AWARD 2007

17.12.2007

BARTEC offers with its powerful hand-held Mobile Computer MC9090ex a flexible and uninterrupted data connection to mobile employees all over the supply chain of chemistry and chemical engineering. Its special features like real-time data access with WLAN radio technology as we...

BARTEC offers with its powerful hand-held Mobile Computer MC9090ex a flexible and uninterrupted data connection to mobile employees all over the supply chain of chemistry and chemical engineering. Its special features like real-time data access with WLAN radio technology as well as a maximum operating time between charging sequences thanks lithium-ion batteries also convinced the expert jury of the AUTOMATION AWARD.

This prize is awarded every year at the SPS/IPC/DRIVES trade fair and rewards the most innovative new products presented at this meeting point for the electrical automation technology sector. Among the 49 product suggestions submitted, the expert jury consisting of representatives of ZVEI, VDMA and elektro AUTOMATION nominated the MC 9090ex together with nine other products for the AUTOMATION AWARD 2007.

From 27 to 29 November 2007, the visitors of the SPS/IPC/DRIVES fair in Nuremberg could decide which company should be awarded this renowned prize. BARTEC came off as the big winner: The safety technology provider from Bad Mergentheim received 22.5% of the 1,700 votes that were cast. BARTEC left all competitors far behind and won the race!

"We are very pleased that our innovative work has been rewarded with this award", said BARTEC Chief Executive Officer Ralf Köster. "As we see it, it does not only support us to market our latest product developments but also provides the incentive to keep on asserting ourselves in the competition for technologies and markets."