Patented and well-known inventions
Many of LIPP’s inventions have been patented and are now known the world over. The two most important inventions – the LIPP® Double-Seam-System and VERINOX® – have also won a number of awards.
For the invention of the LIPP® Double-Seam-System
1982 Rudolf Diesel Medal
The Rudolf Diesel Medal, an award which is presented approximately every two years, specifically rewards entrepreneurial work based on inventions alongside the direct economic relevance of the person being honoured.
For the invention of VERINOX®
2005 Innovation Award by the German State of Baden-Württemberg
Launched in October 1984 on the initiative of former Minister for the Economy Dr. Rudolf Eberle, this prize is awarded to small and medium-sized companies in his memory.
2006 German Steel Innovation Award
The competition which is held every three years was launched in 1989 by the German steel industry in order to promote and share innovative applications and new ideas relating to steel.
For the invention of the LIPP® Drinking Water Tank
Environmental Technology Award 2017 of Baden-Württemberg
The LIPP® Drinking Water Tank have been awarded by the second prize in the category “Material Efficiency”.