Lappeenranta, Finland (Nov 28th, 2022)SpinDrive, a Finnish start-up specializing in active magnetic bearing solutions, won the best presentation award on the Energy Efficiency track at Tech Tour Sustainability 2022 in Essen, Germany. 

Tech Tour’s flagship event in Sustainability was held on 23-24 Nov 2022. It featured the top 100 presenting companies and award winners in sustainability (40 companies were selected in Energy and 60 award winners from different sustainability-related Tech Tour events, held in 2022). 

This Tech Tour event was arranged for companies who are seeking series A, B & C investments phase that have growing revenues and strong traction. The event provided also an opportunity to find strategic partnerships with companies in the field of Materials; Maritime, Trade & Logistics; Food and Agritech, Bioeconomy, and Hydrogen. 

“We are all aware of the limited resources we have on the earth. Thus, using energy efficiently and wisely is crucial. At SpinDrive, we mitigate CO2 emissions by improving the energy efficiency of industrial processes. We fulfilled it by implementing active magnetic bearings easily and affordably and managed to increase the system efficiency by at least 10% for different rotating equipment. SpinDrive aims to support industrial leaders to develop more sustainable products with our active magnetic bearings.” Says Nikita Uzhegov, COO and co-founder of SpinDrive.  


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Tech Tour has since then become one of the largest investor-oriented communities in Europe connecting entrepreneurs, investors, and corporate partners from across the world. Over 2000 high-tech companies apply and 750 investors take part in our 25 leading tech events held each year. 


About SpinDrive  

SpinDrive improves the energy efficiency of industrial processes by providing active magnetic bearings to equipment manufacturers. SpinDrive solution increases system efficiency by at least 10%, which enables a 2-year payback time. SpinDrive system is completely maintenance-free, which reduces the overall equipment maintenance costs by 80%. We eliminate the need for oil lubrication, which provides manufacturers an opportunity to enter new markets. Our built-in sensors enable condition monitoring of the whole unit.  


For more information, please contact: 

Nikita Uzhegov, COO and Co-founder 

+358 50 5188 569 


SpinDrive, Nov 28th, 2022