UK based aerial lift manufacturer Niftylift has won a Queen’s Award for Innovation and the Queen’s Award for International Trade.
The Queen’s Award for Innovation was awarded for the design, development and manufacture of Nifty’s 86ft HR28 Hybrid 4x4 articulated boom lift. At the time the world’s highest battery electric boom lift.
The Queen’s Award for Enterprise - International Trade was awarded for consistent export sales growth over the past six years, with an average increase over the period of 132 percent.
Chairman and founder Roger Bowden said: “We are honoured to be recognised for not one, but two prestigious Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in 2019. These awards help to illustrate how our dedication to design and innovation, together with our attention to detail and strong customer focus, have allowed us to compete so successfully in this global marketplace.”
“I am very proud of the strong and close-knit team we have here at Niftylift and I’d like to thank them all for their professionalism and commitment to ensuring our worldwide reputation and success over the years.”
Managing director John Keely added: “This is excellent news for Niftylift and for the Powered Access industry. We are proud to be a British manufacturing success story and this recognition will help to promote the importance of the UK manufacturing industry around the world. Huge thanks go to our worldwide network of dealers and our valued customers who have placed their trust in our products and company.”
This is the second time that the company has received Queen's awards, having won two awards in 2013. See Nifty Award ceremony