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Composites UK Opens 2014 UK Industry Awards Nominations

10 June 2014

On 11 November 2014, Composites UK will celebrate the achievements of the UK composites industry at the ever-growing Industry Awards Dinner, which will again coincide with the Composites Engineering Show.

In order to do this, the UK’s official trade association for the composites industry is encouraging UK companies to enter its awards in the following categories:

  • Innovation in Composite Design;
  • Innovation in Manufacture;
  • Innovation in Materials;
  • Health and Safety;
  • Sustainability and Environmental;
  • Employee of the Year;
  • Employer of the Year; and
  • Apprentice of the Year.

 

Previous winners include AugustaWestland, Bac2 Ltd, Broadwater Mouldings, Composites Fibreglass Mouldings, EcoTechnilin UK, GKN Aerospace, Gurit Automotive, JETCAM, MPM Ltd, Scott Bader, Tilsatec Advanced Textile Materials and URT.

Claire Whysall, Communications Manager at Composites UK said, “The Industry Awards helps companies in the UK shout about the extraordinary things they’ve achieved over the past year. The UK is at the forefront in composites manufacture, materials and design with some tremendous talent pushing this which should be celebrated. Entering the awards is free-of-charge and the promotion and public relations that follow on from winning can really benefit businesses.”

No longer able to fit into its usual venue of the Crowne Plaza, Composites UK explains that 2014's black-tie dinner will be held at the National Motorcycle Museum. Since the first event in 2012, the dinner has quickly become the premier awards occasion for the UK composites industry.

Claire Whysall continued, “Since aligning the UK Industry Awards Dinner with the Composites Engineering Show we’ve seen an enormous growth in support for the event. It’s a great opportunity to network away from the exhibition and in the past companies have bought tables to thank their staff for the hard work they’ve put in at the show, or brought clients along to strengthen their relationships.”

Application forms for the awards can be found on the Composites UK website. Registrations for the dinner and sponsorship options are also available. Please visit http://www.compositesuk.co.uk for more details.





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