Prior to Stage 3 lockdowns in Ballarat, the GeVentor underwent usability testing in collaboration with BIRCH, Deakin University, and anaesthetist Doug Paxton the medical training facility at Ballarat Base Hospital.
Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham Minister for Trade, Tourism & Investment at Australian Parliament, Simon Birmingham, says the following about the GeVentor: Many businesses around Australia have done an incredible job to pivot their skills to fit the needs of...
In only six weeks since the agreement was signed with the
Victorian Government, the GeVentor project team has achieved its goal of developing a ventilator.
The Gekko team were delighted to be advised yesterday that the Victorian government had committed funds to preparing the Gekko ventilator design for manufacturing readiness.
A group of collaborators in Ballarat have formed a response group seeking to both deliver a viable and suitable ventilator for both local use and potential global application.