Shine Bright like a Diamond

Frontier Pitts is proud and delighted to be awarded WINNERS of the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards International Business of the Year!

The Gatwick Diamond Business Awards acknowledges those businesses or people who have shown innovation and inspiration in their work, and have demonstrated a real commitment to this world-class region.

Left to right, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Presenter and Comedian, Andrea Catlow – Frontier Pitts On Site Operations Director, Ali Al-Sohaini - Frontier Pitts Overseas Manager, Sally Osmond – Frontier Pitts Brand & Development Manager, Paul Gresham - Chairman of the Gatwick Diamond Initiative

The Winners were unveiled at the 8th Annual Gatwick Diamond Business Awards at the Effingham Park Hotel, on 17th March, 2016. The Headline Sponsors are Gatwick Airport, NatWest, Nestle and Vines BMW & Mini. The Evening started with a Pre-Dinner Reception sponsored by Thomas Eggar, part of Irwin Mitchell, and the evening rounded off with the now highly anticipated After-Show Party, sponsored by Heart Sussex & Surrey.

When judging the International Business Award of the Year the judges looked for a Organisation where the International growth has enormous benefits for the Gatwick Diamond economy. Frontier Pitts best demonstrated an international growth strategy that has achieved outstanding levels of sales, profit and market share improvement.

Frontier Pitts received the iconic Diamond engraved award. 

Stephen Gaffer, Technical Sales Director of Frontier Pitts commented 'Frontier Pitts is delighted to be named Winner of International Business of the Year at the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards. Frontier Pitts manufactures Security Gates, Automatic Barriers, Bollards and Turnstiles in the heart of the Gatwick Business region. This equipment is installed throughout the UK and exported around the World, including the Middle East, Europe, Australia, Russia and the Far East. This award recognises the counter terrorist equipment which is produced in Gatwick area using local skills, mitigating potential threats internationally, and Protecting Our World.


Paul Gresham, Chairman of the Gatwick Diamond Initiative said "This company demonstrated consistent international sales growth across several years in many difficult and challenging foreign markets. 

"It was good to see Gatwick Diamond designed and engineered products meeting the most stringent of tests, beating competitors.

The global political situation will ensure that this company continues to strengthen its market lead around the world."

Frontier Pitts is the British manufacturer of Security Gates, Automatic Barriers, Road blockers, Rising & Static Bollards, Pedestrian Control Gates & Turnstiles.

Our Anti Terra Hostile Vehicle Mitigation (HVM) range has been successfully impact tested in accordance to the new International IWA14 & the British PAS68 specifications.

Over the last two years Frontier Pitts have won multiple projects in the Middle East, including project managing and installing numerous IWA 14 and PAS 68 impact tested Terra Sliding Gates and Terra Manual Barriers in the Oil Fields of Iraq, providing Hostile Vehicle Mitigation to Critical National Infrastructure.

With more than 20 years of experience in Europe, the Middle East, the Far East and recent installations in Australia and Russia, we are at the fore front of the supply chain to most of the government states and critical infrastructure sites.

Despite all the challenges and difficulties of working in hostile environments, Frontier Pitts team of engineers installed all the equipment, whilst training local personnel, further cementing Frontier Pitts as the top name in the global HVM market.


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