North East Manufacturer Receives a Queen’s Award for International Trade
24 April 2015
Elfab Limited has been awarded the UK’s highest accolade for business success
Leading pressure management company, Elfab Limited, is celebrating being named as winner of a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in recognition of its outstanding achievement in International Trade.
As a global manufacturer of intelligent pressure relief systems, Elfab manufactures rupture (bursting) discs, explosion venting panels and associated burst detection systems for a variety of industries. The North Shields-based company has shown significant year-on-year growth over the last 10 years and has clear plans to continue this trend over the coming years.
Led by manufacturing specialists, Elfab’s strengths lie in its process efficiency improvement and manufacturing excellence to develop superior products that are patent protected. Having significantly increased its business overseas in recent years through an unrivalled export strategy, the company’s success has been recognised by this significant prize. Approximately 140 Queen’s Awards have been announced this year for outstanding business achievement in the fields of International Trade, Innovation and Sustainable Development.
Elfab Marketing Director, Deborah Bevan, commented “We are delighted and honoured to receive this award, which is tribute to the hard work and determination of the entire Elfab team. The company has responded to global economic challenges to ensure that we continue to grow through our offering of superior products and services. The Queen’s Awards showcase the best of British Engineering.”
The Queen’s Awards are made annually by HM The Queen, and are only given for the highest levels of excellence demonstrated in each category. Winners attend a special reception at Buckingham Palace and can use its distinctive Emblem in advertising and marketing as a symbol of their quality and success.
Elfab continuously develops its product range to offer customers the most relevant and technically superior products.
Read about the The Queen’s Awards at www.gov.uk/queens-awards-forenterprise/
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