ENAGAS has awarded first prize to an idea in which SENSIA participates. The program rewards innovative initiatives and this year the winning idea focuses on the development of a low cost technology for multidetector flame and exhaust gas detection, following SENSIA developments.
ENAGAS is the main carrier of natural gas and Technical Manager of the gas system in Spain and aims to promote entrepreneurship, focusing on innovation applied to the generation of new businesses related to their activity.
Out of a total of sixty-one nominations, four were the winning projects that will have access to expert advice program to define the business model associated and will count with ENAGAS in their subsequent implementation.
First prize project focused its idea in the development of MDCT flame chamber and gas leaks. Through a software image processing and generation of alarm messages and early detection, it will be able to detect hot spots of fire or flame, and cold spots or gas leaks.