31 January 2017
31 January 2017
Spatial has been recognised as the Best Industrial Company 2016 in its size category at the recent RAK Business Excellence Awards.
The award was granted following a thorough review of all entrants by representatives of the Ras Al Khaimah Government and Investors in People.
Henry Robertson, Spatial Managing Director, said, “We are delighted to have been recognised by the Ras Al Khaimah Government in these prestigious awards. We are especially thankful to our clients for the opportunities they have provided us throughout 2016 that have resulted in this award.”
Marc Van den Broucque, Spatial Managing Director, said, "This award is a great trophy not only for Henry and I as owners of the business, but more importantly for our entire workforce. We are privileged to have in our team not only some of the finest workers locally, but we believe in our industry as a whole."
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