iQ Power Tools, manufacturer of premium power tools with integrated dust collection systems, received not one, but two prestigious 2023 Pro Tool Innovation Awards for its iQ252 Bridge Saw and iQ1550 Dry-Cut Masonry Saw.
A panel of judges composed of contractors, construction business owners, tradespeople and media professionals, tallied the votes for the world’s most innovative products in the construction and outdoor power equipment industry. In its eleventh year, the Pro Tool Innovation Awards brought to light an impressive assortment of revolutionary power tools, hand tools, tool accessories, and fasteners. Products were submitted by leading industry manufacturers, showcasing a remarkable span of innovation.
This year, 99 different manufacturers and brands submitted over 465 products in dozens of categories for a chance to take home a 2023 Pro Tool Innovation Award. Please note that this is the fourth time iQ Power Tools has received this prestigious award in the past five years!
Jim Mackall, iQ’s President declared, “Our entire team was thrilled to learn that the iQ1550 was a winner. And even more… when we learned the iQ252 Bridge saw was also presented with this award. With both saws being the newest members of our dry-cut saw collection, what a great way to introduce them to the industry… with Innovation Awards!”
Bryant Figueroa, iQ’s Marketing & Creative Director added, “The awards are judged in part by professional tradesman who use tools like ours every day. It’s an honor to be acknowledged by these knowledgeable people. We are grateful to be recognized by the PTIA in our efforts to manufacture products that contribute to safer job sites, healthier work practices and a more sustainable construction industry.”
Figueroa concluded, “Product Innovation is vital to who we are as a company. At iQ, innovation allows us to not only build tough power tools, but to do so while developing ways to actually make a difference in our industry..”
About iQ Power Tools
iQ Power Tools manufactures a comprehensive range of premium power tools with integrated dust collection systems for the concrete, masonry, hardscape and tile sectors. The company was founded by third-generation masons Joel and Paul Guth, who have logged over 30 years each in the masonry industry. Decades of experience taught them about dust problems; their company started out creating tools to solve their own problems only to realize these same issues affected all contractors… mess, money and a threat to the health and safety of the industry. iQ Power Tools envisions a future where their innovation helps create a 100% dust free environment: jobsites are safer, work practices are healthier… and, the construction industry becomes even more sustainable.