Release date: 05 February 2021
JFD wins at the Collaborate to Innovate Awards 2020!
We are delighted to announce that we have been named as joint winner in the Healthcare & Medical - COVID response category at the Collaborate to Innovate awards for InVictoTM ventilator.
InVicto™ was created in response to the UK government’s ventilator challenge in 2020, we are very proud of this innovative product and being listed as a winner in this category is a testament to the product.
Whilst the project was initiated by JFD, collaboration was instrumental given that a number of technology gaps were identified and time was of the essence. In order to utilise experts from a range of fields to create the ventilator, a consortium value chain was created which was initially based on skill sets and then matured into specific organisations. These were Frazer-Nash Consultancy, Angus 3D Solutions, MDU, Narayana Health and Innovhealth.
The InVicto™ ventilator is more advanced than CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) systems. The InVicto™ system can support global healthcare services by reducing pressure on intensive care unit (ICU) facilities, helping to save lives as the virus continues to peak in many countries.
You can read more about InVicto™ here: https://www.jfdglobal.com/products/medical-and-safety-equipment/invicto-ventilator-system/