Blackpool EZ-based Force Technology, a company that specialises in the high precision, high duty spring markets, has won the Alliance’s prestigious ‘International Trade Award’ at the 2021 Northern Automotive Alliance (NAA) Awards. The event took place in Cheshire on 23 September and showcased the successes of vehicle manufacturers, supply chain companies and service providers in the region.
for the award was tough, with two other of the region’s leading automotive
businesses shortlisted. However, judges were impressed by the company’s
significant progression from a start-up in 2015, particularly the considerable
growth in exports despite the challenges of Covid and Brexit. A professional and strategic approach to
export marketing has enabled Force Technology to achieve levels of growth over
the last two years that far outstrip reasonable expectations for a new
“World Class” vision and manufacturing approach reassure that the company can
deliver large orders for springs that supersede their particularly demanding
Force Technology continues to grow its market share, supplying precision springs into ‘blue-chip’ and OE customers in areas such as automotive, off-highway, motorsport, marine and rail. In addition, the company offers expert advice for designing, testing, and analysing dynamic springs to cope with ever-higher performance and challenging environments.
Steve Williams, Managing Director at Force Technology recently spoke to our investment team about how the region’s strong engineering and advanced technology cluster has been key to their success. Read more here: bit.ly/3dnELEW