Building services engineering (BSE) certification organisation Logic Certification has changed its name to LCL Awards. The re-brand was launched to LCL Awards' approved centres at its annual forum at the National Conference Centre (NCC).
Established in 2004, the company has expanded from its roots in Gas ACS to delivering a wide range of BSE and related qualifications, covering the electrical, refrigeration, renewables, smart metering and Health & Safety sectors. LCL Awards has more than 100 approved centres throughout the UK, and in 2017 its 200,000th certificate was issued.
Industrial refrigeration apprentice Tom Woolston of Star Refrigeration was named ACR Trainee of the Year 2018 at the annual awards ceremony at The Belfry in Sutton Coldfield.
Oliver Drury of JD Cooling was runner-up and Tom Fearon of Source BioScience highly commended.
The judges paid tribute to the high standard of entries this year and seven other finalists were also recognised. They were: Evan Minns of JD Cooling, Alex Wilson (Dunbia), Ben Wilson (Knight Engineers), Grant Leniewski (Coolbreeze), Ben Hornby (Acme Facilities Group), Daniel Warren (James Mercer Group) and Stephen Day (Culm Cooling).
A-Gas has been named Employer of the Year at the Business Leader Awards 2018.
Hosted by Business Leader Magazine, the event attracted more than 600 entrepreneurs and business leaders to celebrate the achievements of organisations in the South West. More than 200 entries were received this year – a record number – and judges reported that the calibre was high.