Archive for September, 2017

Hoist UK are Business of the Year 2017

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Hoist UK are named Wirral Chamber of Commerce’s ‘Business of the Year (11-49 employees)’ at this year’s Wirral Business Awards.

The Wirral Business Awards are long standing pillar of recognition for the outstanding achievements of businesses on the Wirral and the event applauds the business’s bringing national and international success to the region.

Hoist UK received distinguished recognition in the category of ‘Business of the Year (11 – 49 employees)’ where the judges sought a business who could demonstrate ‘impressive financial figures, signs of sustainability and potential future growth’.

The award category sponsored by McEwan Wallace attracted a high caliber of nominations with the finalists reduced to four outstanding business’s, Paul Jordan, Director of Hoist UK said “we were honored to be amongst the finalists in the Business of the Year (11-49 employees) award category and are delighted to be hailed as this year’s winners”.

Tony Dickson, Director of Hoist UK added “it’s a true testament to the hard work and dedication of the Hoist UK team, and an inspiration to continue growing and developing our business.”

The winners of the Wirral Business Awards were announced on Friday 22nd September at the glittering gala dinner held at Thornton Manor, attended by over 500 of the region’s leading business people.

Speaking of the qualities of the award winners Paula Basnett, CEO of Wirral Chamber of Commerce said “This is a night when businesses come together and celebrate success and achievement. The businesses which have reached the final clearly reflect the diversity of our sector, a diversity which has gained Wirral a reputation of excellence and one which not only innovates but supports success.”

Hoist UK are ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certified

Friday, September 15th, 2017

Hoist UK are ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certified

Hoist UK are pleased to announce that we have once again passed rigorous inspection and we have now transitioned to the newest standards for ISO 9001 and ISO 14001, becoming ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 certified, and also renewing our certification for OHSAS 18001:2007.

ISO 9001:2015 is the internationally recognised standard for Quality Management Systems (QMS) and is the most widely used QMS standard in the world, providing the basis for effective processes and people so we can deliver quality product and service consistently.

ISO 14001:2015 is the internationally recognised standard for Environmental Management Systems (EMS) in the world. It helps us control our environmental aspects, reduces our environmental impacts and ensures legal compliance. Managing our impact on the environment is a key priority for our business.

OHSAS 18001:2007 certification is an internationally recognised standard for health and safety within organisations and ensures the safety of all people in the workplace, whether they are staff or visitors.

A representative at NQA said “We recognise the hard work and commitment your company has devoted to adopting these standards and gaining certification.”

Hoist UK Director Tony Dickson commented “We’re delighted to have transitioned to the 2015 standards of both ISO 9001 and ISO 14001, as well as renewing certification for OHSAS 18001:2007. It demonstrates our dedication to continuous improvement and superior performance in all aspects of our business.”

We are committed to following ISO 9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001:2007 standards.

Demonstrating commitment to continual improvement is a key requirement and what we always strive for.

At Hoist UK, we have a set of principles guiding our production quality. This standardised approach ensures we consistently manage our activities so our customers receive quality products that meet their requirements. We provide a product that is fit for the intended purpose and which is delivered without deviation from the quality specification agreed.

We recognise that our activities have an impact on the environment so we work towards the protection, conserving and enhancing of all aspects of the environment over which we have control.

For more information about our quality and environment management systems, please feel free to get in touch by calling 0151 334 7682 or email