Research based SFTech won the competition aiming to create new working places

Industrial dryer ModHeat of SFTec was chosen as the winner thanks to its potential for employment and commercialization in MPIDEA innovation competition.

The competition aimed to find ideas that can create up to 100 000 new working places.

ModHeat is a modular and mobile industrial dryer, which enables economical and efficient utilization of unused industrial waste heat to dry bioenergy materials.

SFTec was established 2013 and it has about 10 employees. It originates from the research made at the Process Metallurgy Unit of the University of Oulu.

Maarit Jokela

Last updated: 1.11.2017