MHA Lighting scoops prestigious Manufacturing Innovation award
MHA Lighting has scooped a top manufacturing award for its portfolio of north west designed and manufactured LED lighting products.The Greater Manchester based lighting company fought off tough competition from five other finalists, including BAE Systems, to win the ‘Manufacturing Innovation’ category in the 2013 Made in the North West Awards.
Tom Harrison, managing director of MHA Lighting, said, ‘Winning the Manufacturing Innovation Award category truly reflects what MHA Lighting is all about – a forward thinking, north west firm which takes pride in creating innovative lighting solutions and products that enable organisations spanning all sectors, to achieve significant energy and efficiency savings.’
MHA scooped the Manufacturing Innovation category for demonstrating to the panel of expert independent judges how it has generated a substantial commercial benefit from its innovative lighting products, which are designed and manufactured in the region.
Chris Maguire, editor of North West Insider, said, ‘It was a fantastic awards evening which attracted entries from SMEs to some huge multi-national companies like BAE Systems, Crown Paints and Jaguar Land Rover. The judges were really impressed at how MHA Lighting used innovation to make its mark in the lighting sector and win some big name clients.’
Tom Harrison added, ‘To be recognised as an innovative manufacturer is tribute to the fantastic projects we have completed and exciting new business won over the last 12 months. This is down to our award winning product range, ever expanding strategic partner network and dedicated team of highly skilled individuals.
‘All our lighting is designed, developed and manufactured in the north west and these awards are an excellent medium for showcasing the inspirational work that is being done by our region’s innovative businesses.’