Weir Minerals Poland wins prestigious innovation award for Warman® WBH® pump range

We are delighted to announce that Weir Minerals Poland has won the Polish Award of Innovation 2016. 

Weir Minerals Poland was one of the 12 companies from a pool of 300, from various industry sectors, to have been short-listed as one of the potential winners for this prestigious award. The Polish Agency for Entrepreneurship for Innovative Technology and Research nominated Weir Minerals for the R&D that has led to the development of the Warman® WBH® pump range.

Jaroslaw Kukawski, Territory Manager Poland, was invited to attend the gala event on the 27th of October, where Mr. Wojciech Pomarański, President of the Polish Agency for Enterprise Development, handed out the awards. The gala itself took place at the Philharmonic Hall in Lublin, Poland, and was hosted by television journalist and writer Marcin Prokop.

Jaroslaw commented, “Receiving this award is a sign that we are recognised as an important company that brings quality and innovation into Poland. I am delighted that our focus on producing reliable, high-quality, innovative solutions for our customers all over the world has been recognised with this very prestigious accolade.”

The awards’ judges for this prestigious award included representatives from the Polish Agency for Enterprise and Development; Chancellor of the University of Economics and Innovation (WSEI), Teresa Bogacka; the Mayor of Lublin, Krzysztof Å»uk; editorial staff from the Entrepreneurship Forum and Business Plus, technology specialists and European Union fund experts.

The Entrepreneurship Congress is the largest business and economic event in Poland and is attended by representatives from hundreds of businesses, universities and local government agencies from across the country. The themes of this year’s event were the synergy between business, science and cities, the entry of Polish companies into global markets and how to bring innovative dimension into the Polish economy.

The congress hosted 150 guest speakers at 24 separate conferences on the most current topics in the Polish economy and politics. Weir Minerals Poland attended the ‘Future of Polish Mining’ conference.

We are very pleased to have won this prestigious award and congratulate the Polish team on their involvement with such a highly regarded event.

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