As the Queens Award celebrates its 50th anniversary, North Shields based manufacturer Elfab were delighted to be among this year’s winners. Winning The Queens Award is a great achievement in any category and Elfab’s success in the category of International Trade is a recognition of its ongoing achievements in supplying a Global customer base.
The celebrations for the Queens award started on the 21st April 2015 when our success was officially announced, this was followed by an invite to Buckingham Palace and finally a visit from her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant, Mrs Susan M Winfield on 31st July.
The visit included a tour of the North Shields manufacturing facility, were Elfab were joined by the MP for Tynemouth, Mr Alan Campbell, and the Chairman of North Tyneside Council, Councillor Gary Bell as well as a number of local suppliers.
Winning the Queens Award is one of the greatest achievements for UK businesses and as one of only 3 companies in the North East to win this year Elfab are particularly proud of its achievement. Gaining this award is a testament to the efforts of the entire company and further positions Elfab as a Global leader in the manufacture and supply of safety critical pressure relief devices.