GGF looks forward to G15 Awards

As one of the main sponsors, the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) was delighted to hear that 18 Members plus two pending new Members and GGF Training Ltd were all nominated as finalists for the prestigious G15 Awards.

Nigel Rees, GGF Group Chief Executive commented:

“We are delighted to see so many GGF Members and of course the newest company in the GGF Group, GGF Training Ltd in the running for awards in 10 categories. It is a reflection of the high quality of our Membership.”

The GGF Members that have been shortlisted as finalists for the awards are as follows:

Commercial Project of the Year

  • Glassolutions
  • Pilkington UK
  • Ritec International
  • Saint-Gobain Glass UK

Training & Development Initiative of the Year

  • GGF Training (GGF Group Subsidiary company)
  • Pilkington UK
  • Thermoseal Group

New Product of the Year

  • Sternfenster Window Systems

Promotional Campaign of the Year – Retail

  • ERA
  • Solidor

Promotional Campaign of the Year – Trade

  • Mila
  • Synseal

Component Supplier of the Year

  • Edgetech (UK)
  • Mila
  • RegaLead
  • Thermoseal Group

Customer Care Initiative of the Year

  • Barnet Window Co
  • Edgetech (UK)
  • Saint-Gobain Glass UK
  • Conservatory Installer of the Year
  • Rodda and Hocking

Installer of the Year

  • KJM Windows & Conservatories
  • Sheffield Window Centre
  • The Window Company (Contracts)

Glass Company of the Year

  • CN Glass
  • Dual Seal Glass
  • Saint-Gobain Glass UK
  • Synseal (Global Glass)

The GGF Members nominated are also looking forward to the event. Here’s a selection of comments:

Mark Pearce, KJM Group Owner and Managing Director said:

“We’re having a tremendous year so far and this is another piece of really good news. It is a really fantastic achievement and a reflection of the hard work and commitment of the whole team. We’re delighted.”

Mike Butterick, Marketing Director at Glassolutions said:

“The Tower Bridge project presented many technical challenges but our team rose to the challenge and their experience, knowledge and expertise ensured we delivered on every level. Tower Bridge were delighted with our work and we’re proud that the project has been shortlisted in the G15 awards.”

Stephen Byers, MD of Ritec International, commented:

“Ritec is delighted to have reached the final of the G15 Commercial Project of the Year Award.”

Thermoseal Group’s Managing Director, Gwain Paterson said:

“We were delighted to be a finalist yet again and feel that we are a strong contender for several awards this year. We are also delighted to sponsor the champagne reception for the sixth year in a row.”

The Window Company (Contracts), which specialises in window and door installations for clients and contractors across the public sector, has been named as a finalist in the Installer of the Year category at the G-Awards for the third year running having won the award in 2014. Managing Director David Thornton said:

“This is a great achievement and a tremendous accolade for the whole team who have worked so hard to deliver market leading levels of performance.”

The winners of the G15 Awards will be announced at the annual Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony at Park Lane Hilton on Friday 27 November.