Minespect®, developed for the automated testing of ropes in hoisting systems is among the winners of the Mining Technology Explore Program 2016. The Saskatoon Regional Economic Development Authority (SREDA) awards this prize to innovative mining solutions with a high practical relevance.
2015We were able to secure a spot among the final three nominees for the Deutsche Arbeitsschutzpreis (German occupational health and safety prize) awarded on 27.10.2015. The automatic cable inspection system Winspect was recognised.
Video of awarding ceremony
Innovation Award 2015 of the PFA (Association of French car manufacturers) for project Gwel. Our French partner Edixia Automations SAS was awarded.
2014Awarding of the German Society for Non-Destructive Testing (DGZFP) Anwenderpreis (user prize). The prize by the German Society for Non-Destructive Testing, with an endowment of € 3000, underscores our expertise in innovative solutions for non-destructive testing. The prize was awarded in front of 600 guests in Potsdam during the DGZFP 2014 annual meeting.
Acceptance into the leading-edge cluster MAICARBON as R&D partner for inspection in the field of "carbon fibre reinforced plastics" (CFRP or Carbon) technology.
Bruno Rixen was awarded the Golden Badge of Honour for special achievements and merits in the field of water ski cableways by the German Water Ski and Wakeboard Association.
The Russian Water Ski Association honoured Bruno Rixen on the 24th of july 2011 with a certificate of thanks for his essential contribution to the development of water skiing in Russia.
Appointed to CEN/TC 138/WG 4 to assist in European standardisation. The EN (European Committee for Standardisation) is developing standards for non-destructive testing in Working Group 4.
Innovation prize of the concrete component supplier industry for our LAMAS system, the bulk density measuring and analysis system for concrete blocks.
It was certified on the 8th of January in 2008, that Dipl.-Ing. Bruno Rixen was included in the dictionary of persons "WHO IS WHO IN DER BUNDESREPUBLIK DEUTSCHLAND". Admission is only possible through proof of considerable achievements, which Mr. Rixen provided through the invention of Cableways.
The Order of Merit was awarded to Bruno Rixen, the inventor of cable wakeboard and water ski systems, by the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation.
Bruno Rixen's invention of the water ski cableway was awarded third place in the competition for the best inventions by the "Salon International des Inventeurs" in Brussels.