Firm lights up awards ceremony

A HUNMANBY electronics firm has lit up the business scene after scooping a national honour.

Deep Sea Electronics, a leading figure in the power generation market, was rewarded for its outstanding achievement in international trade at the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise.

The company, which manufactures and supplies electronic control solutions for power generators and engines, has seen its annual overseas earnings treble to more than £15 million, with international sales accounting for 70 per cent of its total business.

David Thomson, the company’s sales and marketing director, said: “We are extremely proud of our employees and their commitment to the company, and this award is the ultimate recognition of the team spirit we have within our organisation.