In order to do this, the UK’s official trade association for the composites industry is encouraging UK companies to enter its awards in the following categories.

  • Innovation in Composite Design;
  • Innovation in Manufacture;
  • Innovation in Materials;
  • Health and Safety;
  • Sustainability and Environmental;
  • Employee of the Year;
  • Employer of the Year; and
  • Apprentice of the Year.

The event will be held at the National Motorcycle Museum.

Previous winners include AugustaWestland, Bac2 Ltd, Broadwater Mouldings, Composites Fibreglass Mouldings, EcoTechnilin UK, GKN Aerospace, Gurit Automotive, JETCAM, MPM Ltd, Scott Bader, Tilsatec Advanced Textile Materials and URT.

Claire Whysall, Communications Manager at Composites UK said: “The UK is at the forefront in composites manufacture, materials and design with some tremendous talent pushing this which should be celebrated. Entering the awards is free-of-charge and the promotion and public relations that follow on from winning can really benefit businesses.”