Specialised Imaging Awarded Queen’s Award
LONDON — Imaging system developer Specialised Imaging Ltd. has been awarded the 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise and Innovation for its Kirana camera and its growth in export sales.
The camera uses a custom image sensor developed with assistance from the Science and Technologies Facilities Council at Rutherford Appleton Laboratories, and is used in scientific, industrial and defense applications.
This is Specialised Imaging’s second Queen’s Award in five years. The company is a supplier of ultrahigh speed imaging systems for research establishments and universities covering diverse fields such as space research, mechanical and electrical engineering, medicine and defense.
The Queen's Awards for Enterprise is an awards program for British businesses and other organizations who excel at international trade, innovation or sustainable development. They are the highest official U.K. awards for British businesses.