Technical Innovation

Technical Innovation of the Year

Sponsored by NSAI


The purpose of this award is to highlight innovative technological concepts developed and applied in Ireland that clearly demonstrate a real impact on society and an actual or future contribution to the economy.
This award will be presented to the organisation or engineer who has demonstrated excellence in the field of technology (product or service) and innovation in any area of business, healthcare, education or the arts.
Congratulations to each of the shortlisted organisations:
  • Power Off & Save by EirGrid and Electric Ireland 
  • The Coolx600 by Excelsys Technologies Limited
  • Design, validation and commercialisation of a variable speed draught beer cooler control system by Kilkenny Cooling Systems
  • Development of SolarWhite, a new coating for high performance satellite thermal control – Joint application between University College Dublin School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering and ENBIO Ltd.
The winner of the Technical Innovation of the Year Award, sponsored by NSAI, will be announced on Friday, 10th November 2017.