LAS VEGAS -- ETemplate Systems, providers of 3D measuring software, won the 2015 StonExpo Technology Award for its ELaser CT program. Awards were handed out at the 2015 TISE expo (SURFACES|StonExpo/Marmomacc Americas|TileExpo), held Jan. 20-22 during the second annual Design & Contruction Week, which also featured the co-located 2015 International Builders Show (IBS) and 2015 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS).

The ELaser CT system is used for countertop templating. According to the company, 3D data is collected and automatically projected onto a desired 2D plane. The user can define any plane in space as the XY plane (horizontal/vertical/other) for 2D layout and design.

"ETemplate is certainly honored to win this prestigious award," said Paul Hansen, president, ETemplate Systems. "The industry has been asking for an easy-to-use, forward thinking system that has the tools necessary for accurate and efficient field measuring and templating. Our mission is to provide the best solution for the industry and this award recognizes and validates our hard work in meeting this goal."

The TISE Expo "Best of" awards program for exhibiting companies has six categories: large booth design, small booth design, innovation, style & design, sustainability, and technology.

Additional Best of 2015 winners are:

2015 STONEXPO/MARMOMACC AMERICAS

Innovation: Regent Stone Products for the Twist Shim

Technology: ETemplate Systems for the ELaser CT

Sustainability: MStone Stone & Tile for Slimline Stone Laminates

2015 SURFACES

Booth Design 1201 square feet or more: Bedrosians Tile & Stone

Booth Design 1200 square feet or less; Wickham Hardwood Flooring

Innovation: Mohawk Flooring for SmartStrand Forever Clean Carpet

Style & Design: Johnson Hardwood Flooring for Alehouse Series

Sustainability: W.F. Taylor Co. for TruRenew Premium Bio-Renewable Pressure Sensitive Adhesive

Technology: Spray-Lock Inc.  for Ruglock Non-Slip Rug Grip In A Can

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