Roborigger impresses and takes home three awards at WA Innovator of the Year 2019

Roborigger has set a new benchmark for the WA Innovator of the Year programme by bringing home three awards this year, impressing the judges with its universal potential to improve safety and efficiency in lifting for the construction, oil and gas, and mining industries.

The three awards are the Woodside Oil and Gas Platinum award, the South32 Technology and Innovation in Mining Platinum award and the Business News ‘Great for the State’ Platinum award.

Roborigger founder and inventor, Derick Markwell, said his team were thrilled to receive these three awards.

“We believe this recognition is a strong industry validation of Roborigger’s ground-breaking potential to improve crane lifting safety and efficiency in the construction, mining and oil and gas industries.”

“The awards are a terrific recognition to boost our next step in developing the export market in Europe, North America, Japan and the Middle East where we have customers already committed to trialling Roborigger.”

Watch Roborigger video featured at the award:

The prestigious WA Innovator of the Year award has been an initiative of WA government under the New Industries Fund since 2006 to showcase innovative and entrepreneurial individuals and businesses.

Read the full press release for more information.