Austin Engineering from Australia has won the People’s Choice Award 2019.
The People’s Choice Award was judged by the general public, who voted for their favourite amongst all four of this year’s Swedish Steel Prize finalists. Austin Engineering and their revolutionary Two-Piece Mining Excavator Bucket, has emerged victorious, with 2,315 votes – of the total votes of around 4,800. Austin Engineering is recognised with this prestigious honour because they have shown proof of good engineering and innovation through the optimised use of steel.
The Two-Piece Mining Excavator Bucket represents a significant leap in innovation for the design, maintenance and safety of excavator buckets.“It has a modular design and defined joint configuration between the upper and lower assemblies that allows for quick and efficient change-out during maintenance intervals. This clearly opens up for further bucket design innovations.
– Swedish Steel Prize Spokesperson
SWEDISH STEEL PRIZE
Is the only international award for ideas and products that have an impact on future steel solutions, and it attracts competitors from across the world. Austin Engineering joins an exclusive club of leaders and innovators in the steel industry.