Fifteen Yorkshire and two Lincolnshire firms have been awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise.
First established in 1965, they celebrate the success of exciting and innovative businesses that are leading the way with pioneering products or services, delivering impressive social mobility programmes, or showing their commitment to excellent sustainable development practices.
The Yorkshire and Lincolnshire winners are…
For outstanding achievements in innovation:
|BigChange Limited||Leeds|| BigChange provides a pioneering business management software product for
tradespeople and mobile workers.
|CarnaudMetalbox Engineering LTD||Shipley||Servo driven internal spray machine for canmaking, developed to improve
speed, efficiency and process control
|CPOMS Systems Limited||Skipton|| Innovative software enabling school staff to record, monitor and analyse child
protection and safeguarding concerns.
|Edward Pryor & Son Ltd trading as
Pryor Marking Technology
|Sheffield||Robotic laser system for improved quality, speed and reliability of marking
vehicles during manufacture.
|GBUK Banana, a division of GBUK
|Selby||‘Versal’ provides healthcare professionals with a safer way of re-positioning or
|Teledyne Defence & Space, a
division of Teledyne Limited
|Shipley||Innovative frequency converter for small, low weight and power,
telecommunications satellites in low earth orbit.
|Twinkl (Global Holdings) Ltd||Sheffield|| A complete planning solution to support the 2014 National Curriculum, saving
For outstanding achievements in international trade:
|Auto Electrical Supplies (AES)
|Wakefield||Distributor and exporter of Harnessflex Conduit Systems for commercial,
construction and agricultural vehicles.
|BTL Group Ltd.||Shipley|| Design and development of examination creation software and associated
services for test delivery, training, consultation.
|John King Chains Ltd||Sherburn-in-Elmet||The manufacture and supply of Conveyor chains and sprockets to continual
process industries Worldwide.
|Loadhog Ltd||Sheffield||Driving innovation in the design and manufacture of returnable transit
|Shulmans LLP||Leeds||Specialist legal services including services for overseas companies who wish
to operate in the UK.
|Techbuyer Ltd||Harrogate||Purchase, sale and refurbishment of high quality, cost-effective enterprise IT
|Think So Ltd t/a outside the box||Leeds||Helps organisations create new services and deliver fully coherent
communications to their customers.
|Turner & Townsend Limited||Leeds||Global programme management company – supporting organisations that
invest in, own and operate built assets.
|Eminox Ltd||Gainsborough||Eminox designs and manufactures emissions-reduction solutions for heavyduty vehicles and equipment, that improve air quality.|
|Valour Consultancy Limited||Grantham||Custom and syndicated market research reports, whitepapers, surveys, databases and consulting services.|