With just a few days left until nominations for the Endeavour Awards 2019 close, it’s time to nominate a company you think should be recognised for its achievements in sectors such as safety, manufacturing skills development and the Internet of Things (IoT).
The Endeavour Awards, recognised as the most prestigious manufacturing awards ceremony in Australia, will bring the industry together for an evening of celebrations at the Arts Centre in Melbourne on May 16, 2019.
The awards recognise companies for a number of achievements that have elevated them to the top of the manufacturing game.
Companies have until April 12 to submit nominations for themselves or another business they think should be celebrated for their outstanding efforts in the industry.
The categories for this year’s Endeavour Awards are:
Best Industrial IoT Application, which is assessed on the extent and quality of a company’s use of smart factories implementing Industrial IoT applications to assist in the areas of operations and manufacturing,
Excellence in Manufacturing Skills Development, which evaluates companies on the strength of their manufacturing skills development programs,
Global Supply Chain Integration of the Year, which evaluates nominees on their unique experience or products that allow them to successfully access the global supply chain,
Most Innovative Manufacturing Company, which evaluates nominees’ products and their points of difference to other available products designed for industrial applications,
Outstanding Start-Up, which evaluates companies on what they bring to the manufacturing sector,
Safety Solution of the Year, which evaluates companies on how their development, technology or initiative ensures that safety is paramount,
Australian Industrial Product of the Year, which evaluates companies on their Australian made or designed products and their points of difference to other available products designed for industrial application,
Environmental Solution of the Year, which evaluates nominees on how their development, technology or initiative has made a positive impact to environmental sustainability in manufacturing,
Technology Application, which evaluates companies on how their new technology application provides a benefit to the industry and the broader community,
Manufacturer of the Year, which is awarded to one trailblazer that stands out for excellent innovation in the areas of technology, management and product development.
These categories are powered by sponsors of the Endeavour Awards – Weld Australia, Bestech Australia, Vega, SEW Eurodrive, IBSA Manufacturing, Beckhoff and B&R.