MPs Delight as Letchworth Company Wins Two Prestigious Awards

North East Herts MP Oliver Heald was at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers “Manufacturing Excellence” Awards at the Dorchester Hotel in London last night, to see local Letchworth Garden City company Altro Limited win two prestigious awards for manufacturing excellence.


The first award was for customer focus and the second for sustainability in manufacturing.  Oliver attended the Awards with Altro CEO Richard Kahn and other members of the award-winning workforce. 


Commenting, Oliver Heald said, “Altro is Letchworth’s biggest manufacturing business and it was good to see them receiving this national recognition.  Altro are supplying their flooring all over the world with more than half of their product being exported. They are also undertaking major prestigious projects in the UK.  Everyone in Letchworth Garden City will be proud and delighted that such a major local firm has done so well.”



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Wednesday 28 November 2012