Fourthane earn highest recognition in industrial innovation

Avonni Award

The AVONNI awards are the maximum public private recognition awards that give recognition to innovation in Chilean industry. This year, the jury composed by authorities of the political, entrepreneur, academic, journalist and union world, nominated Fourthane as the most innovative industry in the country.

Fourthane is a product based on a highly resistant to impact and abrasion polymeric resin. A system that has changed the perception of how to recuperate and repair conveyer belt in the minute around the world.

In just one hour equipment that is repaired with Fourthane can operate again, instead traditional reparations; processes can take up to eight to twenty-four hours.

The Company has begun to export their products and have had great reception in countries such as Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Brazil; Canada, Panama; Colombia ,US, Mexico ,and South Africa.

Avonni Awards search for ideas that are exclusively Chilean and improve the quality of life. This is why Fourthane was recognized and awarded with the best Chilean industrial innovation product recognition giving them a fundamental leading role in the international market areas.

In all, 327 projects were presented to attain the recognition award during this sixth version. This narrowed down to 243 to compete. This past October 18th, the jurors met and had the mission to elect 14 winners from a total of 40 finalists that had been chosen by a group of 72 Avonni experts.

After six years, the Avonni Awards have proven to be one of the most successful public-private awards, recognized as the one innovative award in Chile.