Milford, CT - EAO Corporation of Milford, CT USA, a premier global supplier of Human Machine Interface (HMI) Systems and Components, has won gold for the second year running in the coveted New Equipment Digest 'King Awards'.
EAO's newest pushbutton, Series 57, received a 'Best New Product of the Year' award in the category of Control and Instruments, beating many rivals to the top.
The innovative Series 57 helps disabled people access public transport by providing an easy-to-use door control. With an extra-large touch surface, tactile symbols and dual-ring illumination, it was designed specifically to aid the visually and hearing impaired, along with restricted mobility individuals.
Lance Scott, President, EAO Corporation stated, “It is an honor to be recognized by New Equipment Digest and its readers as an industry leader for the second straight year. EAO prides itself on product innovation and cutting-edge technology which is best exemplified within the new Series 57 Passenger Access Pushbutton. This accolade confirms our dedication and commitment to maintain international prominence as your expert partner for HMI.”
Honoring superior industrial product innovation, the King Awards showcase the best new products and recognizes the talent and commitment of the companies involved. The gold, silver and bronze awards were determined by a combination of readers’ votes and an expert panel.
In the last six months, the Series 57 has collected three major design accolades including an iF (International Forum) award in the Transportation Design category and a GOOD DESIGN™ award in the Hardware category from the esteemed Chicago Athenaeum.
EAO Corporation is a technology leader in Human Machine Interface (HMI) Systems and Components. Founded more than 60 years ago in Olten, Switzerland, EAO is a global manufacturer of a full line of HMI Components, including switches and keypads, as well as complete HMI Systems. For more information, visit our web site at www.eao.com or contact EAO at 98 Washington Street, Milford, CT 06460; Telephone: 203-877-4577; Fax: 203-877-3694. Send E-mail inquiries to [email protected].
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