At 80 years old, entrepreneur Peter Westerman has been full-circle in terms of Britain’s involvement with the EU. He tells BQ why it’s now more important than ever for British businesses to seize overseas opportunities.
Martyn Hale, chairman of HME Technology Limited, talks all things management, innovation and the importance of employing the right people.
A specialist oilfield services company, Churchill Drilling Tools provides innovative solutions to the industry on a rental basis. We found out more about how their business operates across the world.
A 4th generation family business, Schoolhill Engineering has diversified from supporting the oil and gas industry to provide equipment for the booming drinks market. We caught up with them to find out more about where they export and why.
Mike Maddock, co-founder and MD of Sheffield's Performance Engineered Solutions, tells BQ what he believes makes a great business leader and what he has learned since launching the company...
Diversifying from the North Sea oil and gas sector to pursue export markets was vital for subsea operations and engineering company JFD. We caught up with them to find out more about their export journey.
The development of the NETPark Explorer buildings will enable companies to locate, grow and change lives, both in County Durham and all around the world.
Exporting for over 17 years, Global Pipe Components transport their products to far flung destinations including Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan. We caught up with them to find out more...
Subsea engineering consultancy Ecosse Subsea Systems finds that their products can be developed and used anywhere in the world. They have stumbled on challenges around negotiations but have found support to help them through.
Fire safety engineering consultancy Rushbrook are a finalist in the micro exporter category at this month's HSBC Scottish Export Awards with Scottish Enterprise. They tell us more about getting started with exporting and provide some tips for those new to international trade.
Civil engineering consultancy Alan White Design is shortlisted in this year's HSBC Scottish Export Awards in association with Scottish Enterprise. We spoke to them about carving a niche and dealing with 'the way business is done' in different countries across the world.
Exporting their products to some 37 countries globally, everywhere from Alaska to Azerbaijan and from Ghana to Greece, we caught up with Online Valves, one of the finalists in this year's HSBC Scottish Export Awards in association with Scottish Enterprise.