£75,000 Bridging the Gap Recipient - November 2014
GRP Tools Ltd manufactures hand tools and ancillaries for the Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP) industry. The original business was founded in 1969 by the previous owner. The company is now managed by husband and wife team Peter and Debbie Hussey and is the leading supplier of rollers and ancillaries to the Composite industry. They are located in the centre of the boat building area and are conveniently situated for access to Europe.
The company requested funding to support investment in new equipment to improve efficiencies.