Plant & Works Engineering
AEMT announces 2017 Awards Finalists
Published:  06 October, 2017

Following an exhaustive Judging Panel session held in Loughborough on 21st September, the 2017 AEMT Awards Finalists have now been determined.

From all the entries and nominations received, and using a comprehensive ’points scoring’ process, the Judges shortlisted 26 Finalists across the five applicable award categories. Those selected are as follows:

Technical Innovation of the Year – Products

Sponsored by Plant & Works Engineering

• The Ability Smart Sensor - ABB

• Cogineer - EPLAN

• HiTRAX Life Extending Insulation System - Houghton International

• ServiceView – Fletcher Moorland

• WiFi Control Unit - Motive NEO

• Smart Site (Software Application) - Solutions in I.T. Limited

• Workshop Routing (Software Application) - Solutions in I.T. Limited

Technical Innovation of the Year – Projects

Sponsored by EMIR

• Modification and installation of a new, third party supplied, process control panel, containing a soft start unit - Central Group

• Digital Transformation for Process Plant - Larsem and Toubro

• Snows Timber, Conveyor System - Rotamec Engineering Solutions

• AODD Pump used in Foam Concrete ‘Landfill’ Application - Triark Pumps

Industry Supplier of the Year

Sponsored by Fletcher Moorland

• HME Holt & Martin

• Neu-Servo Repairs


• Preformed Windings

• Solutions in I.T. Limited

• Tomlinson Hall & Co

Contribution to Skills & Training

Sponsored by WEG

• GES Group

• Houghton International - Apprentice Programme

• Paul Korb, Rotamec Engineering Solutions

• Wilson Electric - Mature Apprentice "Second Chance" Scheme

Rising Star Award

Sponsored by TEC Motors

• David Cook, Solutions in I.T. Limited

• Ryan Davis, Rotamec Engineering Solutions

• Gareth Lynch, Central Group

• Richard Urwin, Fletcher Moorland Ltd

• Liam Williams, Pumps & Motors (UK) Ltd

Lifetime Achievement Award

Sponsored by AEMT

No nomination sought – this award is determined and presented by the AEMT.

Details of all these Finalists are now available to view on the dedicated awards website:

The Winners will be announced and presented with their Awards at the Gala Awards Dinner & Presentation, being held on Wednesday 29th November at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Coventry, West Midlands.

Operated by the Association of Electrical and Mechanical Trades (AEMT), the awards will for the first time acknowledge the skill, effort and sheer dedication of the people and businesses serving this large and international sector of industry. The AEMT Awards are supported by leading industry names, with Official Media support from Plant & Works Engineering and its sister publication Drives & Controls magazine.

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