Purchase of moulds to be used in manufacturing new product range for AWP Environmental Ltd
AWP Environmental (Ireland) Ltd trading as Viltra was formed in 2002 by Colm Gribben the applicant. The business is involved in selling sewage treatment plants and associated water treatment products and services to builders, building merchants, retail outlets, private house builders and NIEA. The business offers consultancy and design; site suitability & assessment; design proposals/site specific designs; manufacture range of IWOX treatment plants and other tailor made packages, supply and installation, services and maintenance.
Previous to this application for funding, the applicant received a grant from InvestNI (European Regional Development Fund Innovation Research & Technology Development) to investigate and research the potential to produce the tank system in a ‘kit’ form which will be more efficiently transported and assembled onsite at the clients site with the long-term strategy to open export markets. Therefore, funded under Axis 3, through SOAR, the applicant received funding to produce a new set of moulds used to manufacturer the new kit design.
Potential to develop non-NI markets in UK, ROI and mainland EU.