Carestream Non-Destructive Testing Wins 2015 Stevie® Award For Best Product of the Year, Industrial Products & Services Category

Rochester, N.Y. September 21, 2015 – Stevie Awards recognizes Carestream Non-Destructive Testing for excellence in International Business with the 2015 Best New Product of the Year Award for its  HPX-PRO Portable CR System.

HPX-PRO Portable CR SystemCarestream’s HPX-PRO Portable CR system is designed to enhance mobile imaging with exceptional image quality, improved productivity and easy portability. It is lightweight at 35lbs, compact and portable making it easy to transport in and out of tight spaces like mobile inspection labs. The HPX-PRO is ideal for a wide range of imaging with scan resolutions of 25, 50 and 100 microns.

The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are the world’s top sales awards, business development awards, contact center awards, and customer service awards.  The Stevie Awards organizes several of the world’s leading business awards shows including the prestigious American Business AwardsSM  and International Business AwardsSM.

The award will be presented to honorees during a gala banquet on Friday, October 23rd at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Toronto, Ontario. Over 500 executives from the U.S.A. and several other nations are expected to attend. 

More than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year’s competition.  Finalists were determined by the average scores of 200 professionals’ worldwide, acting as preliminary judges.  More than 100 members of several specialized judging committees determined the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award placements from among the Finalists during final judging earlier this month.  

“Demand for the product has been robust, we have delivered units to over 27 different countries while driving the volume our NDT entire digital portfolio 49% higher in just the first 6 months of the products lifecycle. Our sales and manufacturing teams have done a great job exceeding our customer’s delivery expectations with this new product!” says NDT Global General Manager Marty Graen. “HPX-PRO has raised the bar in the computed radiography industry.”

The HPX-PRO was designed to be robust enough to be deployable in rugged environments. It is packaged as a full and integrated system, which boosts productivity by improving the workflow from job setup to report generation.

“The HPX-PRO is a complete workflow improvement tool from the first shot to the final report,” said Graen, “From hardware to software, from laboratory to deep in the field, the HPX-PRO is a complete digital system designed for improved productivity in the most rugged NDT environments.”

Carestream NDT earned the top award – the Gold Stevie with the judges commenting on how the HPX-Pro is an “excellent innovation that is changing our world”.  Carestream NDT has “smart and professional management” that is “delivering impressive performance in a dynamic sector showing leadership and innovation in product design and delivery”.  The Carestream HPX-Pro is “a 10”! 

Details about the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service and the list of Stevie winners in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/sales

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