Plant & Works Engineering
Motion Control Industry Awards – call for nominations
Published:  23 November, 2016

Scheduled to take place on Tuesday 9th May 2017, at the National Conference Centre near Birmingham, the MCI Gala Awards Dinner will once again bring together the entire motion control industry in a celebration of business and professional excellence. Recognising and rewarding the achievements of both individuals and companies operating within this important industry sector, personal endeavour, technical innovation, engineering advancement and commercial acumen will all be acknowledged and celebrated.

The event is organised by the British Fluid Power Association (BFPA); the British Fluid Power Distributors Association (BFPDA); the British Compressed Air Society (BCAS), which collectively comprise the UK Motion Control Alliance - and GAMBICA. The Awards will build on the successes of the inaugural 2016 programme, with media partner support from DFA Media, the publishers of Smart Machines & Factories, Plant & Works Engineering, Hydraulics & Pneumatics and Drives & Controls.

The dedicated awards website – – provides detailed information about the awards programme and practical advice on how to put forward an entry. The site also offers superb brand promotion and exposure for all those wishing to associate themselves with professional and engineering excellence.

Entries are now being sought for any company, product, application or individual within the motion control arena whether in Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Compressed Air or Electro-Mechanical Drives. Entry is free of charge. Individuals can put forward entries for themselves and their own company, or they can nominate others that they know merit recognition. The online entry process is easy, please visit the MCI Awards website - The closing date for all entries is 5pm on Friday 24th February 2017.