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Howden Compressors Wins Prestigious Award

Howden Compressors Limited receives prestigious Scottish Engineering 2012 President's Award for Outstanding Achievement.

Howden Compressors is proud to announce that it has received the President's Award for Outstanding Achievement 2012 from Scottish Engineering, at its prestigious annual awards event in Glasgow on 17th May.

This award is in acknowledgment of Howden Compressors' significant growth over the past two years, during which it has doubled its annual turnover and increased its workforce by over 30% to more than 200 staff;  its highest headcount for more than for 40 years.

Howden's profile within the global industries it serves, which includes Oil & Gas, Petrochemical and Industrial Refrigeration has grown significantly over the past two years. Thanks to a continued focus upon the needs of its customers, investment in new and high-tech production equipment, a renewed focus on Research and Development, and an aggressive market expansion programme, the company has reestablished itself as a market leader.

Commenting on this award, David Boughey, Managing Director of Howden Compressors said, "Winning this prestigious award from Scottish Engineering  is a very welcome recognition of the dedication, hard work and expertise of our staff and management, who collectively have established our Glasgow facility as a global centre of compressor design and manufacturing excellence, providing us with a solid foundation to continue to grow our business."

Howden Compressors Ltd, based in Craigton, Glasgow, designs, manufactures and supplies one of the most extensive and versatile ranges of oil injected and oil free screw compressors in the industry. The company's products provide highly reliable and efficient gas compression solutions to meet the technical challenges across a wide range of markets and applications, exporting to over 100 countries for utilization in process-critical oil and gas, petrochemical, refrigeration and power projects.

For more information on Howden Compressors please contact the following:

Stephen Griffin, Marketing Manager, Howden Compressors

Email:  or Tel: +44 141 303 5207

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