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International Trade Winners 2007
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The Queen's Awards for Enterprise: International Trade 2007
HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN has been graciously pleased to confer Her Awards in 2007 upon the following business units in recognition of their outstanding achievements in International Trade:

Name Location Product or service
4i2i Communications Ltd Aberdeen, Scotland Software and semiconductor designs
The Aerogen Company Limited Alton, Hampshire Industrial gas burner systems
Americhem Europe Limited Manchester Colour additive concentrates for the thermoplastic industry
The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants London WC2 Professional examinations and membership
Avon Metals Limited Gloucester Aluminium alloys
Beardow & Adams (Adhesives) Ltd Milton Keynes Hot melt adhesives
Bridgehead International Limited Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire Biopharmaceutical consultancy services
CWC Group Limited London SW11 International conferences, exhibitions and training
Cement Performance International Limited Rochester, Kent Technical consultancy to the cement industry
Clyde & Co London EC3 Legal services
Coaltrans Conferences Limited London EC4 International conferences, exhibitions, training, workshops and field trips
Cobham Defence Communications Ltd Blackburn, Lancashire Intercom systems for high noise platforms
Coombe Castle International Ltd Corsham, Wiltshire Cheese, butter and cream
Cummins Ltd, Daventry Plant Daventry, Northamptonshire High horsepower diesel and gas engines
The Davy Roll Company Ltd Gateshead, Tyne and Wear Cast rolls for the metal forming industries
Dunn Brothers (1995) Ltd Smethwick, West Midlands Scrap metal recycling
EMB Consultancy LLP Epsom, Surrey Actuarial advice to insurers, re-insurers and regulators, and actuarial software supply
ETL Systems Limited Madley, Herefordshire Radio Frequency equipment for satellite ground stations
Ecosyl Products Ltd Stokesley, North Yorkshire Biological inoculants
Edinburgh Military Tattoo Edinburgh, Scotland A unique blend of music, ceremony and entertainment
Extec Screens & Crushers Ltd Swadlincote, Derbyshire Screening and crushing equipment
FT Technologies Ltd Teddington, Middlesex Wind and airflow sensors, featuring patented Acoustic Resonance technology
FTC Kaplan Ltd London SE1 Financial and business training services
Farécla Products Limited Ware, Hertfordshire Specialist abrasive polishes for the vehicle repair industry
Fibercore Limited Southampton, Hampshire Optical fibres
Giram UK Limited t/a Q'Straint Whitstable, Kent Wheelchair restraint systems
Grainger & Worrall Ltd Bridgnorth, Shropshire Specialist castings for the automotive, motorsport, aerospace and defence industries
Helical Technology Limited Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire Actuators for automotive turbochargers and valve rotators for large industrial engines
Horizon Global Electronics Ltd Enfield, Middlesex Hand held test equipment for the digital/satellite sector
Hyperion Insurance Group Limited London EC3 Insurance services
Imaginatik PLC Winchester, Hampshire Software development
Inspecs Limited Bath, Somerset Spectacle and sunglass frames
International Transmissions Ltd Wrexham, Wales Integrated drivelines, powertrains, transmission and axle assemblies for on/off highway vehicles
JCB Compact Products Ltd Cheadle, Staffordshire Small construction, industrial andagricultural equipment
JCB Materials Handling Ltd Uttoxeter, Staffordshire Telescopic materials handlers
The Gas Processing Division of Johnson Matthey Catalysts Billingham, Cleveland Chemical absorbents
Joy Mining Machinery Limited Worcester Underground mining machinery
Kronsten & Co Twyford, Berkshire Aircraft spare parts and de/anti-icing fluid
L.E.K. Consulting LLP London SW1 Management consulting
Lavenham Leisure Ltd Sudbury, Suffolk Horse rugs and quilted jackets
Leeson Polyurethanes Ltd Warwick Polyurethane formulated chemicals
Link Project Services Ltd Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside Project and operations management,engineers and support personnel for the oil and gas industry
Link Research Ltd Watford, Hertfordshire Television encoder/modulators and digital wireless camera systems
Metal Interests Ltd Chichester, West Sussex Non-ferrous metal recycling
Metryx Ltd Nailsea, Bristol Metrology tools to the semiconductor industry
Herman Miller Limited Chippenham, Wiltshire Office furniture
Mondrian Investment Partners Limited London EC2 Investment management
Monsoon PLC London W2 Fashion garments and accessories
NES Group Ltd Altrincham, Cheshire Specialist technical and engineering recruitment company
Neogen Europe Ltd Auchincruive, Ayr, Scotland Diagnostic kits for food safety testing
Networkers International (UK) plc Beckenham, Kent Recruitment of technical personnel to the international ICT marketplace
Next Generation Security Software Ltd Sutton, Surrey Internet security software and consultancy services
Omega Foundry Machinery Limited Orton Southgate, Peterborough Foundry machinery and recycling systems
Optos Plc Dunfermline, Scotland Scanning laser ophthalmoscopes capturing over 80% of the retina
Peak Scientific Instruments Ltd Inchinnan, Renfrew, Scotland Gas generators
Portpack UK Limited Hucknall, Nottingham Containerised mobile weighing and bagging plants and fixed plants for internal bagging applications
Precision Polymer Engineering Limited Blackburn, Lancashire High performance sealing solutions
QRG Limited t/a Quantum Research Group Southampton, Hampshire Electronic touch sensor chips and technology licensing for control surfaces of consumer electronic products
Racelogic Ltd Buckingham High accuracy GPS systems for automotive testing
Randox Laboratories Ltd Crumlin, County Antrim, Northern Ireland Diagnostic kits for medical, veterinary and environmental monitoring
Felix Rosenstiel's Widow & Son Ltd London SW3 Unframed reproduction art prints and posters
Routes Limited Manchester Airline and airport air service development forums
SPI (Materials) Limited Tamworth, Staffordshire Stainless steel tubing
Stephenson Group Limited Bradford, West Yorkshire Speciality chemicals
Sunseeker International Limited Poole, Dorset Luxury motor yachts
Titan Steel Wheels Limited Kidderminster, Worcestershire Wheels for earth moving machines, mobile cranes and dockside vehicles
United Corporation Ltd Wallington, Surrey Spare parts and equipment to the oil and gas industries
Witherbys Publishing Ltd London EC1 Shipping and insurance manuals and textbooks
John Wood Group PLC Aberdeen, Scotland International energy services to the oil and gas, and power generation industries
Wood Mackenzie Limited Edinburgh, Scotland energy and life sciences research and consultancy
Yamazaki Mazak U.K. Limited Worcester Computer controlled machine tools


The Queen's Awards for Enterprise: Innovation 2007

HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN has been graciously pleased to confer Her Awards in 2007 upon the following business units in recognition of their outstanding achievements in Innovation:

Name Location Product or service
Air Products PLC, Packaged Gases Group Basingstoke, Hampshire Integra®-Maxx® gases and cylinders for welding and cutting
Aquapac International Limited London SE24 Design, manufacture and marketing of waterproof protective cases
Autoflame Engineering Ltd London SE6 Mk6 Evolution MM Combustion Management System
BMP Europe Ltd Altham, Accrington, Lancashire Paper transport rollers for high speed digital printers
Baxi Heating UK Ltd t/a Andrews Water Heaters Wednesbury, West Midlands 'MAXX flo' direct fired high-efficiency condensing stainless steel storage water heater
The Binding Site Ltd Birmingham, West Midlands Novel blood test for bone marrow cancer
CSR PLC Cambridge BlueCoreTM - system-on-chip solutions for Bluetooth® applications
Care Monitoring 2000 Ltd Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands Call ConfirmLive!,an IT based monitoring and management service for home care
Charity Financial Services West Malling, Kent Charitable/financial services to the voluntary sector focusing on small and medium sized charities
De La Rue Currency Basingstoke, Hampshire StarChromeTM wide windowed optically variable banknote security thread
EA Technology Limited Capenhurst, Chester UltraTEV® Detector Partial Discharge instrument for monitoring high voltage equipment
Enterprise Control Systems Ltd Towcester, Northamptonshire Encrypted COFDM digital video transmission systems
FlavorActiV Limited Chinnor, Oxfordshire Taster Validation Scheme to assess and track beer tasters' competencies within breweries
Fortress Interlocks Limited Wolverhampton, West Midlands Design of 'mGard', a mechanical safety interlocking product
Freeman Technology Ltd Malvern, Worcestershire FT4 powder rheometer for measuring the flow properties of powders
James Halstead plc Radcliffe, Manchester Commercial safety flooring, branded 'Polysafe'
Hickman Industries Ltd Wolverhampton, West Midlands Timber system building products
i-level Ltd London SW1 i-level - changing from a media agency to a commercial agency
International Paint Ltd (Marine Division) Gateshead, Tyne and Wear 'Intersleek® 700' fouling control coating for use on hulls and propellers of scheduled ships
K2 Medical Systems Plymouth, Devon Products for improving maternity care
Medi Travelcover Ltd t/a InsureCancer Farnham, Surrey Pioneering insurance underwriting innovation for those affected by cancer
Molecular Profiles Ltd Nottingham Contract analysis and research services to pharmaceutical and biomedical companies
Motorola Point to Point Fixed Wireless Solutions Group Ashburton, Devon Wireless Point to Point transmission equipment delivering broadband IP
OPRO Ltd Hatfield, Hertfordshire Custom fitted mouthguards allowing for future growth patterns and orthodontics
Optical Metrology Services Limited Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire Pipe CheckerTM- for accurate Laser dimensional measurement of oil, gas andwater pipes
Oxford Instruments Nanoanalysis High Wycombe, 'INCADryCool' radical innovation in cooling technology for high performance x-ray detectors
PCME Ltd St Ives, Cambridgeshire Innovation in the design and distribution of particle emission instrumentation
QRG Limited t/a Quantum Research Group Southampton, Hampshire Electronic touch sensor chips and technology licensing for control surfaces of consumer electronic products
Renishaw plc Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire RMP60 and RMI spindle probe system
Rockfield Software Limited Swansea, Wales Elfen-FEM/DEM computational system for simulation of multi-fracturing solids
Rofin-Sinar UK Ltd Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire SCx60 sealed diffusion cooled RF excited CO2 laser
Shackerley (Holdings) Group Limited Chorley, Lancashire Sureclad aluminium sub-structure for fixing ceramic granite slabs
Snell & Wilcox Ltd Havant, Hampshire Kahuna Multiformat SD/HD production switcher
Solagen Limited Thornbury, Bristol Solar powered highway safety products
Tacktick Ltd Emsworth, Hampshire 'Micronet' wireless marine electronics
Taylor Bloxham Limited Leicester Paint colour cards using the lithographic printing process
Title Research Group Ltd London EC1 Provision of public internet access to official genealogy records
UPM Machinery Sales Ltd Langley, Slough, Berkshire Removal of moisture from hygroscopic materials using Infrared Rotary Drum
Ultra Electronics Manufacturing & Card Systems Weymouth, Dorset Alto family of low cost colour ID card printers for portrait identity card and badge printing
School of Pharmacy, The University of Nottingham Nottingham Pharmaceutical applications of nanotechnology


The Queen's Awards for Enterprise: Sustainable Development 2007
HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN has been graciously pleased to confer Her Awards in 2007 upon the following business units in recognition of their outstanding achievements in Sustainable Development:

Name Location Product or service
Benchmark Woodworking Ltd Hungerford, Berkshire Design/manufacture of bespoke furniture and specialist joinery with demonstrable commitment to sustainable manufacturing
Bettys & Taylors Group Limited Harrogate, North Yorkshire Sustainable business success powered by stakeholder engagement and good values
The Co-operative Group (CWS) Ltd Manchester Approach to Sustainable Development
Crest Nicholson PLC Chertsey, Surrey Sustainable homes and community regeneration
Epsilon Technical Services Limited Chester Explosion prevention safety services including ATEX certification and CE marking
Fibercore Limited Southampton, Hampshire Implementation of a world-wide cost effective sustainability programme
Seacourt Limited Oxford Development of a strategy to reduce the environmental impact of a printing company
Yell Limited Reading, Berkshire Fully integrated leadership and management approach


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