Progtech is a company specialized in the design and production of LED lighting equipment. The know-how of their technical office and the highly experienced planning team enable Progtech to design and produce customized LED solutions for safety lighting, a topic that is getting always more important nowadays. The production of all the lighting appliances takes place in the 6.000 square meters headquarter of Bonate Sopra, near the city of Bergamo, in the middle of the Italian Alps. Here they make all the quality checks to keep the highest quality and reliability standards thanks also to the partnership with Cablotech, company ISO 9001:2015 certified. Easy Engineering: What are the main areas of activity of the company? PROGTECH: From now on, in the workplace, it is possible to use luminous indications to improve the safety with high quality and high reliability products. The experience and proposals of Progtech, Italian producer specialized in Safety Lighting. In the workplace, lighting is a significant factor not only in determining comfortable and more productive working conditions, but also in improving safety and prevention of accidents. Correct lighting in a work environment can, for example, encourage the detection of risks, increase the attention and reaction capacity of the operators and reduce the possibility of making mistakes. Suitable lighting solutions can increase prevention of specific incidents, such as those occurring on routes with movement of vehicles and pedestrians, increasing the visibility of signals and safe ways. They can also reduce accidents between work equipment such as forklifts, inserting light beams on the forklift. In addition, suitable light beams can also be installed on lifting equipment such as overhead cranes, making workers more sensible in dangerous areas. E.E: What’s the news for 2021 about new products? PROGTECH: Safety Bar 50: projector designed to replace the application of paints or adhesive stripes on the ground, for the construction of walkways, paths, escape routes. If stripes and varnishes are subject to wear and tarnish easily, making the signs barely visible and with potential safety risks, the device is able to project a green beam on the ground, very intense and always clearly visible as projected from above. E.E: What are the ranges of products? PROGTECH: What the company Progtech offers is a real revolution in the field of safety lighting. Progtech lighting and systems are able to improve accident prevention in the workplace. E.E: At what stage is the market where you are currently active? PROGTECH: We are active in Italy and all Europe, our partner for Romanian market is Forklift Safety, in Timișoara. E.E: What can you tell us about market trends? PROGTECH: Safety Lighting is increasing every year above all in big international companies but also in medium small companies Safety issues are getting more and more importance. E.E: What are the most innovative products marketed? PROGTECH: The safety lighting used to avoid painted stripes on the ground and Safety Bar Supe HP, the new light for overhead cranes able to make a light of beam on the ground before the overhead cranes arrival. E.E: What estimations do you have for 2021? PROGTECH: We see an increase in our turnover of about 35% respect to 2020.