Mannheim, 26th November 2019 – The Construction Equipment Forum in Mannheim is one of the leading conferences of the construction industry. For the second time in a row, the conference brought together decision-makers, manufacturers, suppliers and experts in the construction industry. This year the CEF presented the Start-Up Award for the first time. Six start-up companies were nominated for their innovative solutions in the construction machinery industry.
Successful start-up with sustainable and innovative technology – aentron was one of two finalists in the category “Electric Drives of the Future” and points out the importance of electric drives for the whole construction machinery industry.
Jan Brandt, CEO at aentron: “The CEF Start-Up Award shows that new trends and technologies in this field are more popular than ever. Thats’s why I am happy that aentron’s battery systems are strongly perceived in this important market. The construction industry is getting more digital, autonomous and electric and has a high demand on powerful and reliable energy storage systems.” The award ceremony took place with a festive gala event in Mannheim. The winners were selected with a live-voting systems by the participating audience.