A world-leading company with innovation “at the core of everything it does” strikes gold | So Good News
A world leader in underwater acoustic and ultrasound technologies has won gold at an award ceremony in the field of manufacturing.
Precision Acoustics was joint winner of the Innovation Award at Make UK’s southern regional lunch.
The Dorchester-based company manufactures acoustic measurement products for the medical and NDT (non-destructive testing) industries.
It has been praised for its ability to solve complex problems and speed of introduction of new products to the market.
Judges: “Precision Acoustics is a great example of innovation.
“The company clearly knows its market and, as a leader in its field, has continued to develop solutions to meet the needs of customers.
“Even while operating in a difficult economic environment, this organization’s product development is already generating commercial success.
“Innovation is really at the heart of everything they do.”
The award was presented at a ceremony in Bristol organized by Make UK and sponsored by law firm Bevan Brittan.
The achievements of manufacturing companies in the South were noted.
The winners, including Precision Acoustics, will now go on to the national finals in London in January.
Gary Livingstone, Managing Director of Precision Acoustics, said: “We are delighted to have won the Innovation Award at the Make UK regional lunch, which is a fantastic achievement.
“We have an amazing team at Precision Acoustics and this was a great night to celebrate how far the team has come.”
Jim Davison, Make UK’s regional director for the south, said: “These awards are testament to the dynamic companies and individuals working in engineering and manufacturing.
“The sector remains the heart of the wealth-creating South, and as we rebuild our economy, the future is bright for companies and individuals who make the most of their talent.”
The innovation award was sponsored by Isoclad.