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    NAA Event: Business Excellence Members Networking Meeting, Sigmatex, 1 October 2014, Runcorn

    Start date: 01/10/2014
    Cost: Free to BE Members Please Register places Limited

    Join us at Sigmatex in Runcorn for our Business Excellence networking meeting. The visit will include an introduction to the company by MD Scott Tolson and an insight into its very diverse range of carbon fibre processes supporting a variety of industry sectors

    The event will start with a site tour of Sigmatex’s prestigious facility in Runcorn, which was officially opened in 2008, and will be followed by lunch, presentations and networking on site.

    We invite our BE members to gain an insight into how Sigmatex has grown considerably in recent years, how it has coped with the changes this growth has initiated, and the future plans to continually support the business as a whole. Vital topic presentations and a Q&A session include key contacts from Bentley Motors and Gencoa and will also focus on the topic of cultural change and coaching/mentoring programmes to support and sustain continuous improvement through periods of flux/growth.

    Sigmatex develops and manufactures carbon fibre textiles for composite material applications from a number of global locations. Sigmatex supplies spread tow, 2D woven, unidirectional, multiaxial (non-crimp), 3D textiles and recycled fabrics across a broad range of industries.

    Sigmatex’s proven capability converts millions of pounds of carbon fibre each year for major projects that require high levels of quality and reliability.

    Wednesday 1st October 2014:- 11:00 – 16.00


    • 11:00  Arrival, registration and welcome
    • 11:45  Tour of facilities
    • 12:45  Lunch & networking
    • 13:30  NAA Events & BEP project update
    • 14:00 – 15.30  Sigmatex BE Project Presentation plus further vital topic presentations:
      Dermot Monaghan from Gencoa
      Leonie Williams from Bentley Motors
    • 14:45  Short coffee break)
    • 15:30  Panel Q&A plus general discussion
    • 15:45  Finish of formal activities & continuation of networking (networking optional)
    • 16:15   Meeting closes

    This Business Excellence networking meeting is free to Business Excellence Members


    To register your attendance at the Business Excellence Meeting, visit

    European Regional Development Fund Northern Powerhouse
    Partners Department for Business Innovation and Skills Finance Birmingham