Apprentice accolade for precision business

An engineering firm that works with apprentices has been named the winner of the Apprenticeship Ambassador Award.

Morpeth-based Clifton Engineering, is a precision engineering and polyurethane moulding company, which was established in 1993 to supply local manufacturing companies.

Dave Simm, commercial/technical director at Clifton Engineering Ltd with the Apprenticeship Ambassador award.

Dave Simm, commercial/technical director at Clifton Engineering Ltd with the Apprenticeship Ambassador award.

The firm has since expanded to become an internationally respected supplier of sub-contract precision machining and component manufacturing and currently employs 34 members of staff.

The company picked up the Apprenticeship Ambassador accolade, sponsored by Northumberland College, after impressing judges at this year’s Northumberland Business Awards, beating off competition from The All in One Company, Age UK, and Thermacore Europe.

Shortlist:

The All in One Company

Age UK

Thermacore Europe