European Aluminium Award 2012: Entry deadline extended

Designers, manufacturers, builders and constructors have now until 15 July 2012 to apply for this special competition for Industrial Design & Engineering, the eighth European Aluminium Award 2012. 40 companies out of 13 countries have already registered. 

An international expert jury, headed by Professor Laurens Katgerman (Delft University of Technology) and Vito Oražem (Managing Director, Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen) accept submissions in the categories “Consumer Products” and “Industrial Products” until 15 July 2012. Designers, manufacturers, builders and constructors have the chance to win a distinction in the areas Design, Innovation, Transport & Automotive, Building & Construction, Machinery & Electronics and Production Techniques. Special prizes will be given for Rolling, Casting, Extrusion and Surface Treatment. Furthermore, the jury will give an “Overall Jury Award” for the entry with the most striking contribution to “Environment, Sustainability & Energy Efficiency”.

All entries will be promoted in the Award Pavilion at ALUMINIUM 2012 in Messe Düsseldorf from 9 – 11 October 2012 and directly shown after entering at the award website. 

The European Aluminium Award is an initiative of the Dutch Aluminium Centre and is supported by the European Aluminium Association (EAA), the GDA – German Aluminium Association – and ALUMINIUM 2012.

Further information can be found at www.aluminium-award.eu.