Portacool, LLC Wins 2018 PTEN Innovation Awards People’s Choice for Shop Equipment


Portacool, LLC is proud to announce the Portacool Jetstream™ 230 has received the PTEN Innovation Awards People’s Choice for the shop equipment category. For the fifth consecutive year, the PTEN People’s Choice Award features products in 27 categories chosen by readers of Professional Tool & Equipment News Magazine (PTEN). The winners were selected from 142 products that qualified for the 2018 PTEN Innovation Awards as tools introduced or significantly updated within the last year.

The voting process included a digital survey designed to provide a quick overview of the products that were sent to more than 100,000 PTEN readers. Readers chose their top product in each category by evaluating its ability to make shop work easier, more efficient, and more productive.

“We are thrilled to have received a PTEN Innovation Awards People’s Choice for a second time,” said Ben Wulf, CEO, Portacool, LLC. “Portacool is dedicated to providing a product that aids both safety and productivity in the heat with continued improvements in evaporative cooling technologies. We are grateful that readers are honoring and recognizing the innovative thought we put into each and every product.”

The Portacool Jetstream™ 230 is a compact cooling solution for hard-to-cool industrial and automotive shop areas. The product is designed to deliver cooling comfort that offers maximum versatility for usage in open or confined workspaces. The product features oscillating louvers, low-water shutoff, and Kuul Comfort MicroTech™ evaporative media.