Filtration Control and Pipercross Win Queens Award Posted on 24 April 2012
Filtration Control the mother company of Pipercross Air filters has been awarded the Queens Award for Export 2012.
This is an incredible achievement for the company. Since the company started in 1987 we now export to 52 countries representing well over 20% of turnover. Our own range of foam air filters are used by bus and train operators worldwide and Pipercross high performance air filters are also sold globally.
Only a handful of businesses receive the honour each year. This time it recognized the continuous achievements during the 25years FCL have been operating.
Recognized as the worlds largest foam air filter manufacturer FCL are OE suppliers to the likes of Bombardier Trains, Stagecoach, First Group and Arriva Bus companies and First America to mention but a few in our commercial market. In addition to the filters FCL now has an ever expanding solutions company (FCSL) Supplying the same companies with all their oil, adblue and various other solutions.
While the motorsport arm of FCL – Pipercross continue to stand out from the rest in the aftermarket and motorsport sector recently becoming the most used filter in the BTCC and BSB, winning numerous other championships with teams in other series.
Also recently added to the FCL arsenal was the WIX brand of filters, we are now the European distributor for WIX supplying one of the busiest motor sectors in the country with OE replacement filters marking another landmark achievement for the company.