Hagerstown, Maryland, 27 February 2014. item Industrietechnik GmbH, manufacturer of the Lean Production (LP) Building Kit System, has won the American "Good Design Award 2013" for its Line D30 profile tube system. GOOD DESIGN™ is one of the world’s most prestigious, recognised and oldest design awards and is organised annually by The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design in cooperation with the European Centre for Architecture, Art, Design and Urban Studies. The award winners are selected from several thousands of submissions from the world’s leading manufacturers and industrial and graphic design firms. The winners come from over 48 countries and represent the most important and influential corporations in the worldwide design industry. The award was presented to item for the design excellence of its Line D30 profile tube system from the LP Building Kit System.
item launched the LP Building Kit System onto the market in 2011, with the aim of maximising cost efficiency in companies and improving manufacturing processes. The system is extremely simple to use, as its non-machined connections make assembly work incredibly straightforward and support a forgiving design principle.
Thanks to the aluminium profile tubes and die-cast aluminium fasteners, the Line D30 profile tube system is much lighter than steel and requires far less maintenance, while also being very stable.
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