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ACX / Power ascender


Discipline: Product


Discipline: Product

ACX is a rope ascender and ideal for inspections and lightweight work on buildings, bridges, towers and other high-rise structures. Flexibility coupled with rapid installation and dismantling make ACX a superior alternative to scaffolding, sky-lifts and power platforms. Wind turbine maintenance is one sector where it has been proven extremely useful, since ACX has a short setup time resulting in minimal shutdown of the turbine. It relieves strenuous climbing for technicians maintaining / inspecting and is ideal to lift / haul equipment. ACX is a unique and innovative product with a compact, solid and powerful design.

  • ASSESMENT CRITERIA Aesthetics / Design Quality, Innovation / Autonomy, Usability / Ergonomics

  • TARGET GROUPS Trade / Industry, Public Sector / Government

  • TARGET REGIONS Africa, Asia, Australia/Oceania, Europe, North America, South America

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME 25 - 36 months


Client / Manufacturer

ActSafe Systems AB

Actsafe Systems AB
Lindome, Sweden

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Shift Design & Strategy AB

Shift Design & Strategy AB
Göteborg, Sweden

Pär Bergström

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