Tue 11th Dec 2018
The McAvoy Group wins National Business Technology Award
Caption: Eugene Lynch, Managing Director of The McAvoy Group, receives the British Chamber of Commerce Award for Best Use of Technology from Ann McGregor, CEO of Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
The McAvoy Group, one of the UK’s leading offsite construction specialists, has won the ‘Best Use of Technology’ award at the British Chamber of Commerce Awards.
These awards celebrate the very best of British business and highlight the role of companies in delivering growth and prosperity across the UK. This award follows the Group’s recent success in winning the Best Use of Technology accolade at the Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NI Chamber) Awards.
The awards assessed the financial performance of each entrant, their business objectives, and the use of technology to improve processes, efficiencies and customer service. The judging panel praised McAvoy for ‘its use of technology to drive the business forward, improving overall performance and enabling sustained growth’. The judges also highlighted how McAvoy is ‘a forward-thinking organisation, paving the way for the future of construction.’
A number of factors have contributed to The McAvoy Group’s strong financial performance over the past year, including significant investments in new technology and its pioneering work in the digital transformation of construction.
Commenting on this major national award success, Eugene Lynch, Managing Director of The McAvoy Group, said, “We are absolutely thrilled that the UK business community has recognised our industry-leading commitment and investment in digital technology. The award is testament to the hard work of everyone in the company who has worked tirelessly to adopt a host of new technologies.”
“We have invested heavily in our IT infrastructure and in the latest digital technology for the construction industry. This includes the use of virtual reality to enhance client engagement in the design of new offsite building projects.”
“We are now applying the digital transformation to our manufacturing operations and are looking at how we can use robotics and new materials to further enhance efficiency and training. Innovation is embedded across the business and is so important in helping us to achieve our ambitious plans for growth.”
Ann McGregor, CEO of Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry, said;
“We are delighted that one of our members has won such a prestigious award on a national stage. The McAvoy Group is a fantastic example of business at its best. This award recognises the innovation and passion of the company. It is impressive to see a business using technology to so successfully improve their customer offer and drive substantial growth. Congratulations to the entire McAvoy team.”