Midlands Enterprise Awards 2022

33 | Midlands Enterprise Awards 2022 to a broad online 3D CAD library, a 3D guarding configurator and a 3D conveyor configurator (including the option to generate conveyor quotations). All of which, we feel, sets us apart from our competitors in the industry.’ Whilst this is all of an exceptional benefit to the business, the mk Profile Systems Ltd team is also a fundamental player within the company’s success. mk Profile Systems Ltd is a family run business, and as a result, a ‘family feel’ has been infused within the company’s internal culture. Everyone puts in a great amount of effort, but during peak times, everyone gets involved, and it is typical to see the directors assisting in the workshop. In essence, there is no ‘them and us’ culture as everyone is on the same side. Quality, innovation, and teamwork can all be found in abundance at mk Profile Systems Ltd. A leader within its industry, the company – which is a branch of the mk Technology Group – creates premium profile and conveyor technology that is then supplied to clients with a smile. mk Profile Systems Ltd is guided by the mission statement, ‘to provide high quality and well-designed engineered solutions to satisfy customer needs effectively and efficiently, aiming to exceed customers’ expectations at all times.’ As the UK division of the mk Technology Group, mk Profile Systems Ltd is one of the leading suppliers of components, modules and systems for factory automation. The company offers dozens of products and services, including a comprehensive range of standardised conveyor types, workstation set-ups, guarding, and custom designed machine frames and platforms. ‘We’re all about customer service! There are a number of aluminium profile and modular conveyor suppliers in the UK but along with our high-quality products we pride ourselves on the service we deliver to our customers. We often have customers coming to us with a rough sketch of what they’re trying to achieve but who are unsure how to get the end result they require,’ enthuses Darren Whiteside, one of the company’s directors. Indeed, mk Profile Systems Ltd truly prioritises the client – in order to provide the best possible solutions, the company assists and advises the client throughout the concept and design stages. Additionally, if a client provides the company with a concept and it thinks that there is a simpler or more affordable alternative, it will inform the customer accordingly. Whilst, on occasion, there may be delays or issues with an order, mk Profile Systems endeavours to constantly keep customers updated whilst searching for a tangible solution. At mk Profile Systems Ltd, communication is crucial; it is always ideal to be upfront and sincere with customers. Darren adds, ‘as we are a division of the broader mk Technology Group, our customers also benefit from access to a wealth of online content and design tools to help them find effective solutions to their engineering needs. These include access Best Profile & Conveyor Technology Supplier - East Midlands Jun22478 What does mk Profile Systems Ltd have in store for the future? Darren explains, ‘One of our main projects is to start manufacturing mk conveyors here in Nottinghamshire. Manufacturing conveyors in the UK will enable us to reduce the delivery time on some of our conveyors and minimise the increased costs we now face on imports post Brexit. We moved into new and larger premises in September 2020 in preparation for this and will be taking on another employee in September of this year to assist in the increased production requirement this will create in our workshop.’ Contact: Darren Whiteside Web Address: www.mkprofiles.co.uk