M&I Materials Sponsor Matthew Walker at Paralympics

M&I Materials Ltd is proud to announce that we will be sponsoring and supporting our local British swimmer, Matthew Walker, MBE at the London 2012 Paralympics. The team at M&I are thrilled that this year’s Games will be held on home soil and are really looking forward to watching Matt swim. Commenting on the partnership between M&I and Matt, Managing …

M&I wins Siemens Best Supplier for Quality

In June 2010, M&I Materials Ltd was named as ‘Best Supplier for Quality’ at the Siemens Annual Transformer Suppliers Day. Siemens is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of transformers and every year the company’s Transformer Business Unit awards prizes to its leading suppliers. Prizes are given under the categories of quality, logistics, procurement and technology. The annual transformer awards aim to strengthen strategic …

Manufacturing Excellence Attracts Chinese VIPs to M&I Materials

Just months after receiving a visit from HRH the Prince of Wales, the team at M&I Materials were again honoured, this time to open their doors to H.E. Mr Liu Xiaoming, Ambassador of The People’s Republic of China to the UK, and his wife, Madame Hu Pinghua. The United Kingdom is the first major Western country to recognise the People’s …

The Prince of Wales visits M&I Materials

On Thursday 4th February, M&I Materials and its team were very proud to host a Royal visit from HRH The Prince of Wales. Selected because of outstanding achievement in export and manufacturing, the company was honoured to be the only commercial business to receive a Royal visit on The Prince’s 2010 tour of Manchester. The Prince was greeted by Chairman …

M&I Materials Achieves ISO 14001 Certification

M&I Materials Limited, a manufacturer of specialist materials for industry and science, has achieved certification by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance under the Environmental Management Standard ISO 14001. The ISO 14001 is a certification of an environmental management system, which requires an organisation to manage, measure, improve and communicate its environmental program in a systematic way. Only those companies with excellent …

M&I Materials Book Date with Royalty

Two representatives from Manchester-based M&I Materials Ltd had the privilege of visiting Buckingham Palace after the firm was awarded the equivalent of a company knighthood in this year’s Queen’s Awards for Enterprise. Colin Salt, Chairman of M&I Materials and Steve Jeffery, Export Sales Manager, attended a special evening reception for 2009 Queen’s Award winners, hosted by Her Majesty The Queen …

M&I Materials Win Queen’s Award

Manchester-based M&I Materials Limited has won the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2009 by achieving substantial growth in overseas earnings and commercial success. The company increased export sales by 228% between 2002 and 2008, which accounted for 72% of total sales. In April 2009, the company made sales of £19.6m, a 28% increase from the previous year. Colin …