bauma will be held in Munich from April 8 to 14, 2019. Every three years, the trade show is the innovation driver for the international construction equipment, building material and mining machinery industries. No other trade fair of the sector presents so many new products and developments. VDMA, the German Engineering Federation, bauma and the head organisations of the German construction industry are launching the innovation prize in the run-up to bauma. With the award, the organisers honour research and development teams of companies and institutes of higher education who have developed cutting-edge technology of high practical use to market readiness with a special focus on the environment, resource efficiency and people.
47 of 138 innovations become finalists
Having made it into the final round is already an award for the candidates of the competition. From this group, a jury of experts selects the 3 nominees for the prize in one of the 5 categories Machine, Components/Digital Systems, Construction Work/Method/Process, Research and Design. The 15 nominated entries will be announced at the bauma Media Dialogue on 28/29 January 2019 in Munich.