ELY Centre Häme has granted a 20% subsidy from the European Regional Development Fund for the Ekologisten komposiittituotteiden sarjatuotanto (mass production of ecological composite products) project. The aim of the project is to enable the mass production of ecological composite products by increasing automation and making investments that support the process. The project promotes resource wisdom, recycling, and the effective use of natural resources by increasing the recycling rate of waste and the utilization of existing materials. The technology being developed reduces the amount of waste and carbon dioxide emissions.
Wimao’s patented technology was awarded with the second prize in the international Silva Innovation competition on June 27, 2018.
Cleantech Venture Day
Wimao won the first prize in the series ‘Smart Cities and Consumers’ in the pitching competition held at the Cleantech Venture Day event on June 13, 2018.
Wimao received an honorable mention in connection with the 2017 Etelä-Karjalan Kasvupolku business sparring program on May 17, 2017. The jury saw that Wimao has growth potential and the dedication to realize it. Hunger for growth, growth potential, and innovativeness were emphasized in the decision. Wimao was also a finalist in the Kasvu Open 2017 idea series ‘Start Up and Spin Off’.