Norsepower wins national award for responsible & renewable innovations

Dec 04, 2018 | 1min read

Norsepower wins national award for responsible & renewable innovations

Norsepower is delighted to announce that its multi award-winning Rotor Sail Solution technology has won the national Quality Innovation Award, in recognition of the technology’s ability to demonstrate a clear environmental benefit.

The award for responsible & renewable innovations was presented to the company’s CEO, Tuomas Riski, and chief technology officer, Jarkko Väinämö, during an awards ceremony which took place today in Helsinki at the annual Slush event.

Having won the national award, Norsepower’s technology will now be submitted for the International Quality Innovation Awards, which will be held in Beijing, China in February 2019.

Congratulating Norsepower on its most recent award win, Tani Järvinen, CEO at LAATUKESKUS EXCELLENCE FINLAND said: “Congratulations to the Norsepower team on this well-deserved recognition. The aim of the Quality Innovation Awards has always been to identify quality innovations of the highest level through our rigorous process of assessment, expert opinions, and authoritative jury. Norsepower’s technology not only met, but exceeded our entry criteria, demonstrating why it was the clear winner in terms of its potential to support the shipping industry’s decarbonisation goals.”