Heald Product Recognised in Made in Hull Awards
Heald have been shortlisted in the ‘Made in Hull Sold Nationwide’ category for its industry leading hostile vehicle mitigation product, the Matador.
The Matador is a patent protected automatic, surface mounted sliding bollard system – the only product of its type on the market to be IWA-14 tested to stop a 7.2 tonne truck travelling at 40mph.
Designed and manufactured at our premises in Hornsea, Heald’s Matador’s have gone on to secure some of the world’s most prestigious events and premises, having secured the entrance to the London Olympics in 2012 and more recently the Stavros Niarcos Foundation Cultural Centre in Greece
Commenting on the shortlist, Managing Director, Debbie Head commented: “We are extremely happy that our successes have been recognised amongst other businesses who have also been shortlisted for this category. The Made in Hull Awards seek to celebrate the area’s excellence in manufacturing and its well-earned reputation for innovation within the sector”.
The award winners will be announced on 8th June at the KC Lightstream Stadium.