July 03, 2019

Expert jury nominates 11 PIA finalists

Record participation in the CMS Purus Innovation Award (PIA)

Awards ceremony on 24 September at the Marshall Haus

The eight jury members have nominated 11 entries for the final round of this year’s CMS Purus Innovation Award (PIA). The awards are a reflection of the high innovative potential of this international cleaning trade fair. Exhibitors at CMS Berlin 2019 had previously submitted a record 65 entries for the final round of the competition. Immediately before the start of the fair the jury will pick the winners in a second round of voting. Messe Berlin GmbH will present the coveted innovation awards on 24 September at an evening event at CMS that will take place at the Marshall Haus. During CMS Berlin 2019 the 11 products nominated for the final round will be presented on a special display in Hall 6.2. CMS Berlin 2019 – Cleaning.Management.Services. will take place from 24 to 27 September on the Berlin Exhibition Grounds and is the year's most important event for the global cleaning industry.

The 11 nominated PIA finalists

The following products in four categories have been named for the final round of the CMS Purus Innovation Award (PIA) 2019:

Large Machines

  • Nilfisk GmbH, Liberty SC50
  • Schneidereit GmbH, Mopp Wash 14.7 washing machine
  • KENTER Bodenreinigungsmaschinen Vertriebs- und Service GmbH, Comac C 85 NSC floor cleaning machine

Small Machines

  • KENTER Bodenreinigungsmaschinen Vertriebs- und Service GmbH, mop lite
  • Husqvarna Deutschland GmbH, Husqvarna Automower 535 AWD professional robotic lawnmower
  • Diversey Deutschland GmbH & Co OHG, TASKI Aero BP backpack vacuum cleaner


  • ARCORA International GmbH, ARCORA PU-PAD, PU-PAD 17" = 432 mm
  • Grass Tech Solutions sprl/bvba, Brush/Pad SUPERSUB FLOOR CLEANING PAD
  • Hako GmbH, DUST STOP

Digital Tools and Systems

  • IntelliClean, Intelliclean
  • ADLATUS Robotics GmbH, ADLATUS TEAMS 2020           

The CMS Purus Innovation Award is organised in association with the International Design Centre Berlin (IDZ). ’rationell reinigen – Gebäudedienste’, a specialist magazine published by Holzmann Medien GmbH & Co. KG, is the media partner of the event.

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