JSTI|【Good News】Patents of JSTI Group Win the WIPO-SIPO Award for Chinese Outstanding Patented Invention

16-Mar-2020
      Recently, the 21st WIPO-SIPO Award for Chinese Outstanding Patented Invention formally announced the Award winners. The prize of excellence has been awarded to the patent Tensioning Device and Tensioning Method of Fiber Board (patent No.: ZL201510116388.6) of JSTI Group.
 
      The Award ceremony is held once a year in China. The Award for Chinese Outstanding Patented Invention Judging Committee evaluates and reviews the patents while SIPO and WIPO organizes the inspection and presents the prizes. Winners of the Award must have stable rights of patent, new technological plans, strong innovativeness and a high-level of technology. Patented technology plans make huge contributions to the solutions of critical and important technological issues in their sectors. They play significant roles in improving products’ market competitiveness and yield remarkable economic and social benefits, enjoying broad development prospect and other advantages. “Tensioning Device and Tensioning Method of Fiber Board” won the Award for Patented Invention again second patent after “T-PBL Form Steel Truss Web Member and Concrete Joint Structure” of JSTI Group. 
 
▲ Tensioning Device and Tensioning Method of Fiber Board (patent No.: ZL201510116388.6) was awarded the prize of excellence of the WIPO-SIPO Award for Chinese Outstanding Patented Invention


      “Tensioning Device and Tensioning Method of Fiber Board” is a reinforcing technology for high-performance fiber boards which are used in concrete structures. The new tensioning device and method promoted in this patent could effectively increase the prestressing forces application efficiency of fiber boards. The new patent could also significantly prolong the life of concrete structures. With prominent economic and social benefits, the patent has a broad industrial prospect.


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      JSTI Group is committed to promoting high-quality development of transportation infrastructure. With the help from provincial and ministerial scientific supportive projects, JSTI establishes the patented technology with a full lifecycle of structure engineering, based on new materials, new structures, design methods, manufacturing techniques, construction approaches, inspection and supervision technologies, and maintenance measures. JSTI has won more than 700 granted patents in total (including more than 100 inventions), 10 international PCT patents, 1 patent granted in the Unites States, and 2 Awards for Chinese Outstanding Patented Invention. Combining its business development, JSTI successfully has created 3 patents clusters focusing on new road surface materials (more than 140 patents), bridge health monitoring (more than 120 patents), and steel structure (more than 70 patents). Moreover, the Group is gradually planning the intelligent transportation patent cluster in the directions of IoT, big data and artificial intelligence.


      “T-PBL Form Steel Truss Web Member and Concrete Joint Structure (this patent won the prize of excellence of the 2014 Award for Chinese Outstanding Patented Invention)”, “Shear Connector for Corrugated Sheet Steel and Concrete (the patent granted in the United States)” and other patented technology are applied in actual engineering constructions, which comprehensively implements JSTI’s philosophy that science and technology innovation would promote high-quality development.