International appreciation for WheelDrive by Indes

The ‘WheelDrive’ and the Power Assist technology of Indes received international appreciation again. At the Health and Rehab Exhibition in Denmark, the product received the third prize. The WheelDrive also belonged to the top three of 2500 candidates at the Design Intelligence Award in China.

Henk Janssen, director and owner of Indes, is proud of the results: “It’s very nice that this amazing product got international recognition as well.” The WheelDrive is a solution for people who need (motor) support in moving their own (manual) wheelchair. The product has been awarded with the Red Dot Award in 2013, a prestigious award for product design, awarded to the best international innovations.

Health and Rehab Exhibition
In Denmark, the WheelDrive received the third prize as ‘most innovative and new rehabilitation product of 2016’. The Health and Rehab Exhibition is organized every year by the Rehabilitation Group and focuses on developed and manufactured health products. The WheelDrive was participating in the international category of the competition.

Design Intelligence Award
The WheelDrive made it to the last 3 participants in China. The prices of the Intelligence Design Awards were presented on May 8, at the Xiangshan Campus of the China Academy of Art. The event is organized for the promotion, assessment and cooperation of international industrial design.