28 April 2021 | News
Attains Robotics award for health products & services at Singapore Business Review Technology Excellence Awards
Photo Credit: Avalon SteriTech
Avalon SteriTech announced that it has been named the winner of the Robotics Award in the health products and services category at Singapore Business Review's Technology Excellence Awards 2021.
This award is a remarkable recognition for Whiz Gambit, the flagship 2-in-1 commercial cleaning and disinfection robot developed with SoftBank Robotics Group ("SBRG"), where "Whiz" is an AI-cleaning robot of SoftBank Robotics and "Gambit" is Avalon's bio-decontamination unit dedicated for "Whiz". The Technology Excellence Awards is held annually by Singapore Business Review, a leading business magazine serving Singapore's dynamic business community, recognizes outstanding companies worldwide which have made exceptional contributions in pursuit of technological innovation.
Avalon has always aimed to provide next-generation cleaning, disinfection and sterilization technology infrastructure for public spaces. Recently, the company – together with SBRG – introduced Whiz Gambit as a flagship product for cleaning and bio-decontamination in all commercial environments. Whiz Gambit is the inaugural project under the newly formed Joint Venture between the two companies, leveraging Avalon's strength in biotechnology and healthcare, and SBRG's expertise in robotic solutions.
The 2-in-1 AI-powered cleaning and disinfection robot, Whiz Gambit, is the first disinfection robot to achieve Performance Mark by SGS Hong Kong with proven efficacy to eliminate >99% microbial burden. Along with its bio-decontamination performance, the two companies strive to bring back public confidence, well-being and safety, putting into practice the idea of "Smart Cleaning".