RENSON - Winner Golden Bridge Trade & Investment Award 2017
This year, Renson received the coveted Golden Bridge Award for Belgium and Luxembourg businesses investing in the UK.
Renson is a manufacturer of natural and mechanical ventilation solutions. Renson entered the UK market over 20 years ago understanding the importance of the UK market to Renson’s growth. The UK has very specific needs and requirements that are best served by local staff providing a local service and the Jury strongly believe they are a company that provides worldwide reach and support at a local level whilst holding their Flemish roots and Renson DNA at heart.
More information on www.renson.eu/
LES CARRIERES DE LA PIERRE BLEUE BELGE – Winner Best SME Award 2017
Les Carrières de la Pierre Bleue Belge extracts, processes and supplies Belgian Blue limestone (Bluestone). Their first quarry was opened in Soignies in 1668. Today the company exports approximately 28% of their turnover, with approximately 5% going to the UK for use in construction projects, both large and small.
The Jury was particularly impressed with the ethical approach of how the company is conducting business. Its products comply with the Modern Slavery Act giving it a clear competitive advantage over many of its cheaper competitors. Environmentally speaking, the company also has the edge over the mainly Asian competition, being only 200 miles from its main market in London.
For more information visit: www.pierrebleuebelge.be/
BRITISH GOLDEN BRIDGE WINNER 2017
ABNORMAL LOAD ENGINEERING (ALE) - British Golden Bridge Award for best Innovation in Export 2017
The jury members were impressed with ALE’s innovative approach to securing, managing and delivering a project that required vast complexity. They were able to provide a fully integrated solution to their client, and also lead to increased traffic for the port of Zeebrugge, leading to the port expansion.
As one of the world’s leading international heavy transport and installation contractors, ALE are known best for their exceptional project management, engineering intelligence and Innovation Series fleet.
For more information: www.ale-heavylift.com/