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LiSec has won the Austrian State Prize for the second time in five years

LiSec
July 6, 2012

Flat glass quality and technology from Lower Austria recognized

LiSec was recently awarded the Austrian State Prize in the category “Research and Innovation.” An independent jury determined LiSec the winner of the State Prize in “Research and Innovation” out of over 200 different projects submitted. The company designed an innovative method for more mechanical stability and higher flexibility that can be used as a protective shield to expand the lifetime of photovoltaic modules. In addition, energy consumption usted to produce the glass, including transportation was reduced by half from 25kWh/m² to 14,2 kWh/m².

The Austrian State Prize is the highest attainable award from the Austrian government.

LiSec is an international glass machine manufacturer and has developed a future-oriented thin glass technology that optimizes weight and energy consumption. The company celebrated their 50th anniversary in 2011 and reached a 25 % increase in sales for the calendar year of 2011.

Congratulations to the winner!

For more information, please visit www.lisec.com .

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