"topocare: Efficient dikes and flood protection"
Ostwestfälische Wirtschaft 12.2013
"OWL Innovationspreis 2013 [...]
65 companies competed with 73 innovation products, services and processes for the economy prize, [...] "
Die Glocke, 20.11.2013
"Dike construction machine reaps numerous awards
The Gütersloher company topocare receives Awards. [...] "
SAT1, NRW 17:30, 19.11.2013
Broadcast on SAT1, NRW 17:30 about the topomover 3.5.
Westfalen Blatt, 19.11.21013
Neue Westfälische Zeitung, 19.11.2013
"[...] The € 5,000 start-up price for a promising business start-up was awarded to the Gütersloher company Topocare. [...]"
Press Release-NRW 18.11.2013
"Gütersloh: Mannesmann-Award for Gütersloh Company
Press Release-NRW 18.11.2013, 11:43 Uhr
Topocare impressed by innovative idea
Gütersloh (gpr). For the development and construction of a world-wide patented dike contstruction machine have Mannesmann eV presented an award to the company topocare Gütersloh, represented by the Managing Director Roland Draier, Jegelka Simon and Michael Schulz. [...] "
Remscheider General-Anzeiger 13.11.2013
"Excellent idea for Dyke Construction
Topocare best start-up company
Founded in October 2012, the Gütersloh GmbH Topocare company has developed a unique winding technique. Whereby continuous tubing can be produced. "
Die Glocke 25.10.2013
The company Topocare and CEO Roland Draier (picture) has developed a wrapping technique, which can produce continuous textile tubing. [...] "
"[...] A young company has particularly impressed the jury with its innovative idea and receives the start-up price which is endowed with 5,000 euros. [...]"
Neue Westfälische 25./26.10.2013
"Innovative ideas from OWL
Prize for 2013 go to Böllhoff and MSF Vathauer / start-up price for Topocare "
ZIM-Erfolgsbeispiel (Kooperationsprojekt 097)
"Effective flood control: dike construction machine for making sand-filled tubes"
Gütersloh TV 16.10.2013
"Tubes that have it all - a good start with the startup company Topocare by Business Breakfast"
Kommunaler Beschaffungsdienst (KBD) 10/2013
"Helpers in the fight against the floods
Months after the recent devastating floods in many parts of Germany, the flood damage is still not fully resolved. While the people are still busy in the affected areas with clean-up work, the Gütersloh startup company topocare [...]"
MDR, Sendung: Einfach genial 24.09.2013
"Sand tubes from a Machine
Instead of filling sandbags, this invention creates sand-filled geotextile tubes. An invention from Roland Draier and his team. The winding technique is unique in the world and allows the production of theoretically endless sand filled tubes. These can be used during floods to secure dikes, but also in advance for dike construction. "Simply brilliant" has the first pictures of the machine during a test to see how well it performs in direct comparison with the conventional method of sandbags. "
Neue Westfälische 04.09.2013
Radio Gütersloh 04.09.2013
DRadio Wissen 04.09.2013
Die Glocke 04.09.2013
WDR: Lokalzeit OWL 03.09.2013
From 10:55 a short report on the product presentation and official launch of our first product, the Topomover 3.5 min.