CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF THE 2019 ERGO CUP® AND ERGO EXCELLENCE AWARD WINNERS!

If you missed the livestream on March 28, then you can click here to watch it on the IISE YouTube channel.

The internationally recognized Ergo Cup® competition, sponsored by the  Ergonomics Center of North Carolina and  Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at North Carolina State University and presented by IISE, provides an exciting opportunity for companies to highlight their successful ergonomic solutions. The general theme across all Ergo Cup® categories is innovation.

Ergo Cup® categories

Five Ergo Cup® awards are presented annually for outstanding solutions through training, engineering and teamwork:

2019 Ergonomics Program Improvement Initiative Ergo Cup® Winner
“Effective Leveraging Virtual Reality to Enhance Ergonomics Integration”
Lockheed Martin Space
Littleton, Colorado

2019 Workplace Solutions II Engineering/Ergonomist Driven Workplace Solutions Ergo Cup® Winner
“Auto-Bagger Easy Release Pole” 
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. 
Bristol, Pennsylvania

2019 Workplace Solutions II Engineering/Ergonomist Driven Workplace Solutions with Internal Competition Ergo Cup® Winner
“Harness Installation Hooks and Spool” 
Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation - Lockheed Martin 
Stratford, Connecticut

2019 Workplace Solutions I Team Driven Workplace Solutions Ergo Cup® Winner
“Stepanquat GA-90 (Ammonyx) Handling 
Estée Lauder Companies – Aveda Corporation 
Blaine, Minnesota

2019 Workplace Solutions I Team Driven Workplace Solutions with Internal Competition Ergo Cup® Winner
“The Pit Crew”
Honda of America Manufacturing 
East Liberty, Ohio

Ergo Excellence Awards

In addition to the Ergo Cup®, five Ergo Excellence awards are bestowed. The Ergo Excellence awards are chosen by ballot of all conference attendees. The criteria for these awards are the same as for the Ergo Cup®.

2019 Ergo Cup® Excellence Award Winner for Innovation
“The Pup (IP Line Kit)”
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky
Georgetown, Kentucky

2019 Ergo Cup® Excellence Award Winner for Simplicity
“Chair Hauler” 
Wegmans Food Markets 
Rochester, New York

2019 Ergo Cup® Excellence Award Winner for Cost Savings
“3D Printed Self Lubrication Rail System” 
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Inc. 
San Antonio, Texas

2019 Ergo Cup® Excellence Award Winner for Ergonomics Risk Reduction
“Radar Love” 
Honda Manufacturing of Indiana, LLC 
Greensburg, Indiana

2019 Ergo Cup® Excellence Award Winner for Presentation Quality
“Automatic Fabric Puller” 
Cintas Corp.
La Ceiba, Honduras

Ergo Cup® Winners from Previous Years

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