For its research and development work, the fan specialist ebm-papst receives the “Innovative through Research” seal of approval from the Donors’ Association for the Promotion of Sciences and Humanities in Germany (Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft) for the fourth time in a row. Since 2014, the Donors’ Association for the Promotion of Sciences and Humanities has been awarding this seal of approval to companies in the area of research and development, thus honoring their efforts as drivers of innovation.
The award, which is valid for two years, honors companies “that show a special commitment to research and development”, as the association states.
“Research and development are the heart of a technology leader. We are delighted to be once again be honored with this award. We see this as an incentive to further advance worldwide innovation through research and development at ebm-papst,” emphasizes Dr. Stephan Arnold, Group Managing Director for Research & Development and Purchasing of the ebm-papst Group.
To expand its technological leadership and bring innovations to the market, the ebm-papst Group invests millions in research and development every year. Under “GreenIntelligence”, the fan and drive specialist is already marketing intelligently networkable solutions. These are characterized by maximum energy efficiency and the advantages of digital networking.
With its think tank ebm-papst neo in Dortmund, the family-owned company has further expanded its research activities in the area of digitalization and the development of new business models. This “think tank” is intended to continuously bring innovations to the market. In addition, ebm-papst cooperates with numerous universities and research institutes, such as the Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences and the University of Stuttgart.