Vortex Global Limited, a solids and bulk handling components company based in Darlington, UK, has been recognized with the Materials Handling Engineers Association (MHEA) Excellence Award for Supplier of the Year.
The MHEA Excellence Award for Supplier of the Year is intended to recognize companies who have made significant impact on customer successes through outstanding customer service, robust product offerings, excellent product quality, or has exceeded expectations in the bulk materials handling industry.
Vortex was nominated by LeBlansch Bulkhandling Equipment B.V. for their excellent collaboration during a recent project for PPG Industries Chemicals.
In reflection on the project, Jan Le Blansch, owner of LeBlansch Bulk Handling Equipment BV, said "Vortex has always strived to offer the correct equipment for even the most challenging applications put forward while at the same time, continuing to provide quality components of a high standard. We have been working on projects with Vortex Global Limited for many, many years, and it is always a pleasure to stay in contact with the Vortex team."
"Vortex is proud to receive this award because it recognizes our increased presence and success in international bulk handling markets," said Laurence Millington, managing director at Vortex Global. "It is always a pleasure to work with our international sales groups, such as LeBlansch, on challenging engineered projects. In doing so, we expand our knowledge on the different types of conveying applications, and what equipment is necessary to approach them."
Vortex Global is represented by Vortex US in Atlantic Canada, Vision Process Solutions in Quebec, Rate Technology Systems in Ontario and Hub Marketing in Western Canada.
For 40 years, Vortex has provided slide gates, diverter valves and loading solutions specifically designed for the handling of dry bulk solids in gravity, vacuum, dilute or dense phase applications.