Innovative Product Award

The Innovative Product Award formerly known as TIPTA is an award recognizing excellence in innovation in product or technology development.

Deadline for 2017 entries is TBA. 

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2016 Winner

Our 2016 Innovative Product Award winner is UPBRELLA.

Upbrella is a patented innovative construction system for high-rises. It starts with the roof and doesn't require a tower crane. Upbrella is a new assembly of construction means including: the permanent roof, a set of synchronized vertical actuators to lift the roof every level, a temporary protective enclosure attached to the roof perimeter, a peripheral work platform adjustable to the building exterior shape, a roof undermounted bridge crane, a street level side mounted jib crane, a high capacity vertical hoist/platform and numerous other handling equipments and protection systems. This new system can replace conventional equipment such as tower cranes, freight elevators, manual scaffolds, scissors lifts, suspended platforms. Read More.