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Students from the University of Trieste Announced as the Winners of the ESTECO | illycaffè® Design Competition

Fri, 24/04/2015

Trieste, 24th April 2015 – ESTECO today announced the winners of the ESTECO | Illycaffè Design Competition. Of the 15 competing teams from universities around the world, the design project submitted by Simone Colavitto, Andrea Piller and Francesco Saracino from the University of Trieste was deemed the most promising. The official Award Ceremony will be held on June 15th at the EXPO 2015 in Milan.

The challenge, launched by ESTECO in partnership with illycaffè and open to undergraduate and graduate students from international universities attending the faculties of Engineering, Physics and Chemistry, consisted in the design of an innovative water pressurization system capable of guaranteeing the optimal performance of illy Iperespresso capsules while maximizing sustainability in terms of energy consumption.

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