BEEAs 2017 Shortlist

MA Business, publishers of New Electronics and Eureka magazines, have announced the shortlist for this year’s British Engineering Excellence Awards (BEEAs). The winners will be announced at a gala lunch at the Honourable Artillery Company (HAC), London, on 5th October 2017.

CONSULTANCY OF THE YEAR

Penso Group
Spacechips
CircuitWorx
GRM Consulting
ITL Group (Integrated Technologies Limited)
Drive System Design

DESIGN ENGINEER OF THE YEAR

Louis Verdegem, Bosch Rexroth
Graham Paul Fick, Zikodrive Motor Controllers
Vernon Kerswell, Extreme Fliers
Dave Swan, Tharsus Group
Jake Wallis, Lontra

DESIGN TEAM OF THE YEAR

Customer Focussed Innovation Team, Jaguar Land Rover
Microdrone, Extreme Fliers
RackEye, A-Safe
PRaVDA, University of Lincoln
Integrated Topload Cartoner Project, Kliklok International

ENGINEERING AMBASSADOR

Iulia Motoc
TDK-Lambda UK
RS Components
Designability
Rapid Electronics

MATERIALS APPLICATION OF THE YEAR

Northumbria University, metallic glass composites
Plessey Semiconductors, LED using GaN on Si technology
Penso Group, composite lightweight rail door
GRM Consulting, Jaguar Land Rover hybrid engine sump
Kinneir Dufort, Abbey Well twist water bottle

NEW PRODUCT (ELECTRONIC) OF THE YEAR

Harwin, Gecko-SL series of connectors
XJTAG, XJTAG DFT Assistant
Gas Sensing Solutions, SprintIR6S
Plessey Semiconductors, Lucian PLW7070 high power LED
Peratech, QTC based 3D Multi-Touch Matrix Sensor

NEW PRODUCT (MECHANICAL) OF THE YEAR

Active Needle, high visibility biopsy needle
Innovative Physics, Hot Spot locator
Libralato, rotary hybrid engine
TT Electronics, mag-Net wearable connector
Russell Finex, AMPro Sieve Station
Aeristech, sCharger

NEW PRODUCT (AEROSPACE) OF THE YEAR

Smith Myers Communications, Artemis
Spacechips, next generation satellite receiver
Exclin, Vertex
Extreme Fliers, Micro Drone 3.0

SMALL COMPANY OF THE YEAR

Synergie Environ
Spacechips
Diamond Hard Surfaces
Open Bionics
Emblation

START UP OF THE YEAR

Libralato
Spacechips
CircuitWorx
Open Bionics
Bristol Braille Technology

YOUNG DESIGNER OF THE YEAR

David Cullimore, ProDrive
Sam Scargill, Jacobs
Liam Harrison, Tharsus
Rob Hanson, Designability
Tom Kelley, Precision Acoustics
Sarah Jessica Dempsey, Peratech