We are excited to welcome the Shell E4 Cohort 2 companies to the Shell Technology Centre in Bangalore. After a rigorous selection process, 8 innovative companies have been selected out of hundreds that applied to the E4 programme, and they are here for the next 6 months.
MOBYCY is helping solve India’s last mile connectivity problem during daily commutes between home and office by providing specially designed electric scooters – Zypp; and cycles which can be found on the Mobycy app and unlocked by scanning a QR code to start the ride. Their proprietary keyless lock solution can convert any bike or scooter into a smart scooter and they already have 200K + users registered on their app.
RightWatts is building an 'Open Platform for Industrial Apps'. Targeted at industries, buildings, utilities, and data centres, their No-Code Platform helps solution providers working in these segments to build, deploy, and replicate 'industrial apps' at scale.
Using the platform, providers can themselves build full stack hardware-to-software complex industrial apps leveraging technologies like IoT, cloud, analytics, and AI. Their 'industrial appstore' fosters a market around re-usable apps (under provider's own brand), enabling distribution of single-app or multiple-app combinations to save money. They are enabling new business models in this market, fundamentally doing what Android did in the consumer apps market.
Ziptrax aims to provide low cost, infinitely serviceable battery energy storage to the masses by re-purposing Li-ion batteries for 2nd use applications such as E-mobility and Energy Storage. Based on Ziptrax's proprietary Machine Learning technology, product hardware, intelligent plug-and-play SaaS, Ziptrax Batteries provide benefits of Li-Ion Battery but at the price of a lead acid Battery.
Viability of EVs is limited by price and performance of batteries. igrenEnergi has developed a breakthrough Battery Management System which extends EV viability, by improving battery performance and enabling beneficial usage models. igrenEnergi's BMS uses proprietary deep-tech innovations which combine advanced power electronics, edge-computing algorithms and IoT + cloud- based intelligence. There unique approach to managing mismatch between cells and modules of a battery enables potential 20-40% improvement in range, cycle life, and efficiency of batteries.
TresMoto is re-imagining the future of mobility. Their first offering is a plug and play scooter for dock-less rental and micro-delivery service providers. These are purpose built, connected scooters supported by modern day services and sub-systems. They have unique innovations in their designs and development which lets them price their products at par with petrol vehicles in the same segment.
Satellites currently carry a highly toxic and carcinogenic propellant which will be banned by 2021 internationally. Manastu Space has designed a green propulsion system consisting of hydrogen peroxide based green propellant, engine associated with it and catalyst providing 40x less toxicity, 25% higher performance, resulting in up to 30% cost savings for satellite manufacturers.
AutoVRse helps enterprises develop VR/AR experiences used for design reviews, as sales tools, in experiential marketing and for virtual training. They provide premium VR/AR content with industry best turnaround times by leveraging workflow with automated 3D model optimisation, proprietary lighting workflow and photorealistic library of materials and textures. Customers include firms like Bosch, John Deere, Fidelity and Abbott across India, Singapore, Australia, Germany and USA.
LogisticsNow is building the Digital Backbone of global Logistics to help customers develop a stronger technology enabled transportation and logistics business. Their initial focus is on emerging markets like India, where there are significant challenges in terms of lack of business visibility, utilization, transparency and payments. LogisticsNow provides advanced analytics, leading to better fleet utilization, service and cost savings.
Maximl is building technologies to streamline last-mile communication and rapidly digitalize ground operations for the industrial workforce by connecting the field and office & enabling clients to take decisions in real time. Their flagship product, SyncOps is a smart project management platform that enables real-time monitoring of industrial projects including turnarounds and commissioning projects by connecting every stakeholder of the industrial ecosystem, reducing industrial project time and costs. The product has received traction from Fortune 500 companies.
iGarage is an integrated technology based marketplace platform that offers convenience, value for money and promise of reliability to fill the gap of customer inconvenience for vehicle lifestyle ownership. Their platform has established brand ecosystem partners managed by multi-industry expertise entrepreneurs to provide one stop shop of best in class guaranteed services to B2C and B2B vehicle owners.