Haslingden, UK – Caswell FRD, a Licensed Manufacturing Partner of Firesafe Fire Rated Ductwork Limited, were pleased to be part of their big day when the Queen’s Award for Enterprise was officially presented at our manufacturing facility in Lancashire on the 19th July.

Firesafe personnel finally got to hold the Queen’s Award trophy at a reception held for 70 guests and employees. VIP dignitaries included Lord Shuttleworth KG KCVO, Lord-Lieutenant of Lancashire; Helen Broughton MBE, Deputy Lieutenant; The Mayor and Mayoress of Rossendale and high-ranking business and civic leaders.

Queen's Award for Enterprise,trophy, Dartington GlassThis prestigious award for International Trade – presented along with a stirring speech on British manufacturing prowess by Lord Shuttleworth – is one of only 129 granted to UK businesses this year. Only 3 other North-West based companies achieved the same criteria of six years’ outstanding, continuous growth.

We first posted the announcement of the award in our news article back in May, which can be revisited here
For the full, updated story with images and video highlights of the special day go here

This prestigious accolade for one of our group companies coincides with the 50th anniversary for C.Caswell Engineering Services Ltd…making 2019 a truly memorable year.

Caswell,employees,50th anniversary

Caswell employees – sporting their new 50th anniversary T-shirts – check out their own images captured on the day

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