Photo: Left to right: John Blackwell (Managing Director), Nigel Banner (Engineering Director, Process Safety), Paul Alliott (Engineering Director, Rail Systems), Eddy Turnock (Sales & Marketing Director) and Ian Wight (Chairman).
Originally registered as Sella Controls in February 1974, designer and supplier of integrated communication management systems, safety-critical control and automation systems, Hima-Sella, celebrate its 40th year in business.
"We are delighted to be celebrating our 40th anniversary and, having made our mark in several industry sectors," said John Blackwell, managing director for Hima-Sella. "The name Hima-Sella is now synonymous with professionally engineered solutions, best-in-class products and dependable support services. Also, as we enter our fifth decade of operation, we have a very healthy order book and we are in discussions with some of the biggest names in a variety of industry sectors."
With more than 100 full-time employees and greater than £10million in turnover, Hima-Sella is recognized most for its leadership in the provision of solutions and systems that improve operational efficiency and safety in highly-complex and often hazardous environments for Oil & Gas, Nuclear, Petrochemical, Rail, Steel and Power Generation industries.
"Our unwavering approach to safety, and the fact that we never forget that our customers seek operational efficiency through the high-availability of plant, equipment and infrastructure, have earned Hima-Sella a fantastic reputation," said Blackwel. "That reputation has been nurtured through the dedication and loyalty of some of the best engineers and a host of support personnel in the business. So I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate ‘team Hima-Sella' on this prestigious milestone."