30th September 2016
London Hilton on Park Lane
Recognising and rewarding excellence in the plastics industry
30th September 2016
London Hilton on Park Lane
Recognising and rewarding excellence in the plastics industry
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The finalists for this year’s Plastics Industry Awards (PIAs), which take place at the London Hilton on Park Lane on Friday, 30 September, have been announced.

A total of 16 awards will be handed out on the night, including the much-anticipated Processor of the Year, and the prestigious Personal Contribution to the Plastics Industry award, which recognises an individual who has made his or her mark on the sector during their career.

The 2016 Plastics Industry Awards finalists are:


Consumer Product Design of the Year

BEC Group – Barclaycard bPay Wristband

Fanuc UK – Eyejusters

LA Design – KickTrix

LDT Design – Cocoon Smart Alarm

Magamatic – Jurni Suitcase

RPC Bebo UK and RPC Design – Yowk

Industrial Product Design of the Year

Andel Plastics – Anderfin

HJC Design – Eco-Curve

Mila Hardware – Grip – Green Reliable Intelligent Polymer – window handle

Best Recycled Product of the Year

Ashortwalk – Polymalt Eco Product Range

BPI Recycled Products – VisQueen ‘Ultimate’ black refuse sacks

Counterplas – Loft Stilt

Marmax Products – Dog Paddling Pool

Young Designer of the Year       

Tom Bonfield    

Alexander Bordino         

Adam Haynes   

Roisin Keyes      

Apprentice or Trainee of the Year          


Robert Cummings, UCP Zeller   

Adam Harden, ENL

Lucy Hickling, Plastribution          

Agnieszka Osmola, Plastek UK                  

Connor Smith, UCP Zeller

Supplier Partnership – Ancillary Machinery       

Aqua Cooling    

Hi-Tech Automation      

Motan Colortronic          


Summit Systems (two entries)

TH Plastics          

Supplier Partnership – Prime Machinery             

BMB Plastics Machinery (two entries)

Engel UK             

Fanuc UK            


Negri Bossi         

Supplier Partnership – Toolmaker          

Adreco Plastics 

Andel Plastics   

Faulkner Moulds             

HT Tooling Solutions      

Sprint Tool & Die             

Supplier Partnership – Materials            

Big Bear Plastic Products              


Matrix Plastics  




Best Training & Development Programme of the Year  

Corrosion Resistant Products     

Logoplaste UK  

Plastek UK         


Trend Technologies Mullingar   

UCP Zeller          

Best Environmental or Energy Efficiency Programme of the Year             

Logoplaste UK  

Motan Colortronic          

Rutland Plastics

Best Business Initiative of the Year        

Boddingtons Plastics      

Fanuc UK            


Polymer Compounders

Rosti Automotive Larkhall           

Warwick Manufacturing Group 

Best Technology Application of the Year             


Fanuc UK            

Motan Colortronic          

Sumitomo Demag           

Summit Systems             

Unsung Hero    

Kirsty Charman, Distrupol

Kevin Horne, Renmar                                    

Paul Hunter, Andel Plastics         

Craig Jordan, Summit Systems  

Mick Shaw, Plastek UK

Personal Contribution to the UK Plastics Industry – to be announced on the night

Processor of the Year   

Boddingtons Plastics      

Logoplaste UK  

Plastek UK         

Rosti Automotive Larkhall           

RPC Group         

Trend Technologies Mullingar   

Winners 2016

Congratulations to the winners of Plastics Industry Awards 2016!

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