On 28th of September 2012, Plastics Industry Award held the award ceremony in London Hilton on Park Lane, recognizing leading firms in the plastics manufacturing industry. Sponsored by HiTech Robotics and Automation, Distrupol, British Design Innovation and many others, this ceremony became the highlight of 2012 manufacturing year.
Around a thousand of Plastic Industry leaders joined to celebrate the excellence of rising stars and established manufacturers. Awards ranged from the Consumer Product Design of the Year to the Best Energy Efficiency Programme of the Year. Polymermedics (former name Polymeroptix UK) was listed among the finalists. Several categories acknowledged the personal contributions that play an important part in the success of the UK plastics industry.
“As a result of the Programme, we were able to produce a bigger number of parts using drastically fewer machines”
Polymermedics was nominated for Best Training and Development Programme of the Year for designing the training programme that has shown massive benefits to our processes and efficiencies. As a result of the Programme, we were able to produce a bigger number of parts using drastically fewer machines. This has had a positive impact on the amount of energy required to produce parts, less scrap was produced and less material was needed. To learn more about the project please click here.
Moreover, Daniel Retallick, our Mould Maintenance Technician, was recognized as the Apprentice of the Year. He impressed the judges with his “combination of drive, determination, achievement and sense of responsibility.” Reminiscing the experience, Daniel highlights the importance of recognition by the professionals in the industry, which helped him to further develop his expertise and served as an inspiration for future accomplishments.
We would like to express our gratitude to the Plastics Industry Award for recognition. Stay tuned for more news and achievements form Polymermedics Ltd.