Composites UK solicits nominees for innovation awards

Composites UK is seeking entries in eight categories for its Industry Awards Dinner 2013 on Nov. 12, during the Composites Engineering Show in Birmingham, U.K.

Composites UK (Hemel Hempstead, U.K.) reports that its Industry Awards Dinner 2013 will be held Nov. 12, 2013 at the Crowne Plaza, NEC, Birmingham, U.K., to coincide with the Composites Engineering Show.

The eight awards to be given out at the event have been designed to celebrate innovation (in manufacture, materials and design) as well as to recognize outstanding support in employee development, training, health and safety and environmental initiative. Categories are:

  • Innovation in manufacture
  • Innovation in materials
  • Innovation in composite design
  • Employer of the year
  • Employee of the year
  • Trainee/Apprentice of the year
  • Health and safety
  • Environmental initiative

The winners of all eight awards will be invited to collect their awards at the dinner. Winners of the innovation categories will also be invited to promote their entries in the main Showcase Area at the Composites Engineering Show over the two days of the exhibition. Cash prizes are on offer to the recipients of the employee and trainee/apprentice of the year awards.

U.K. companies wishing to submit an award entry should visit  for more information and an entry form. Deadline for entries is Tuesday, Sept. 3.