Pressemitteilung BoxID: 880051 (ODU GmbH & Co. KG)
  • ODU GmbH & Co. KG
  • Pregelstraße 11
  • 84453 Mühldorf
  • Ansprechpartner
  • Nicol Schindlbeck
  • +49 (8631) 6156-1691

ODU-MAC® ZERO wins 2018 German Design Award

(PresseBox) (Mühldorf, ) The ODU-MAC® ZERO impressed the jury of the German Design Council and won the international premium prize, the 2018 German Design Award. The novel modular hybrid connector out-excelled the competition in the product design category, thereby coming out the winner. The German Design Award honors innovative products and projects and their manufacturers and designers, who are pioneers in the world of German and international design. ODU is truly thrilled to have been awarded this prestigious prize.

The ODU-MAC® ZERO – a modular all-rounder

The ODU-MAC® ZERO is a newcomer to the ODU-MAC® product group of hybrid connectors. It can be used in industrial applications, test and measurement and, thanks to its non-magnetic quality, in the medical technology field as well. When it comes to functional properties, the ODU-MAC® ZERO features a lightweight ergonomic design, high packing density, a variety of coding options and an innovative locking technology. It’s considered a true eye-catcher in the connector market – not least thanks to its compact housing design – and has already won over a wide audience.

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ODU GmbH & Co. KG

ODU is one of the world's leading suppliers of connector systems, employing some 1,850 people around the world. Aside from its company headquarters in Mühldorf am Inn (Germany), the ODU Group also has production sites in Sibiu (Romania), Camarillo (USA), Shanghai (China) and Tijuana (Mexico). ODU covers all relevant areas of expertise and key technologies around design and development, machine tool and special machine construction, injection, stamping, turning, surface technology, assembly and cable assembly. The ODU group sells its products globally through an international distribution network including eight subsidiaries in Denmark, England, France, Italy, Sweden, the US, China and Japan, along with numerous worldwide sales partners. ODU connectors ensure the reliable transmission of power, signals, data and media in a variety of demanding applications - in future-oriented growth markets such as medical technology, military and security, eMobility and energy as well as in established sectors such as test and measurement, automotive and industrial electronics.