Peter Marchbank (CEO) and Dr Tim Monks (founder and CTO) of Third Dimension, the leading supplier of handheld precision measurement solutions, received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise at a reception in Buckingham Palace.
The Bristol-based company secured the award – the UK’s highest accolade for business success – in the International Trade category.
Peter Marchbank said: “Receiving this award at Buckingham Palace is a fantastic tribute to our staff and partners around the world. It recognises the progress we have made in turning this technology into a global leader.”
Dr Monks added: “This is the culmination of years of hard work, years of innovation and a relentless focus on delivering effective measurement solutions for our customers in the aerospace, automotive and energy industries. We will build on this to increase our exports still further, and to continue to recruit highly skilled engineers and business specialists.”