18.11.2022 | Innovation | Reading-time: 2 min

IHZ celebrating innovation award at the winner SWISS KRONO

Lucerne - The Chamber of Industry and Commerce of Central Switzerland will be honoring exceptional and innovative products, processes and services for the 36th time with the IHZ Innovation Award 2022. The award ceremony is being hosted on December 2 by SWISS KRONO, the winner of this year’s award, in Menznau in the canton of Lucerne.

The Chamber of Industry and Commerce of Central Switzerland (IHZ) has issued invitations to the presentation of this year’s innovation award on December 2, with the ceremony to be hosted by the winner SWISS KRONO in Menznau. The winners of the three recognition prizes, namely Dividat, Küng Holzbau and PIRMIN JUNG Switzerland, will also be honored at the event.

The IHZ is awarding the innovation prize for the 36th time this year. It recognizes outstanding achievements in the development of innovative products, processes and services. SWISS KRONO has received this accolade for developing the Corepel design floor. According to the IHZ, the jury was impressed by a new production method that makes it highly resilient, water-resistant and second-to-none in terms of durability.

Three companies are set to receive recognition rewards: Dividat, based in Schindellegi in the canton of Schwyz, for its flexible mat for cognitive-motor training, Küng Holzbau from Alpnach Dorf in the canton of Obwalden for its concept of solid wood houses and pure wood philosophy, and PIRMIN JUNG Switzerland from Sursee in the canton of Lucerne for the office and residential complex known as the House of Wood, a flagship project for digital, climate-friendly and recyclable construction.

The event begins at 11:30 a.m. and includes a buffet lunch, before ending at 2 p.m. with an optional company tour of SWISS KRONO. Registrations for the event can be completed online.