Safetykleen Wins Microsoft Award

Safetykleen wins Microsoft Convergence EMEA 2015 Visionary Award for Manufacturing & Resources.

Safetykleen Wins Microsoft Award press release (Dec15)

Safetykleen (“the Company”), Europe’s largest service provider for parts washers, is pleased to announce that is has received the Microsoft Convergence EMEA 2015 Visionary Award for Manufacturing & Resources.

Servicing over 18,000 machines per week, Safetykleen is leveraging Microsoft’s software to deliver significant productivity benefits in the field and in the back-office which will enhance the customer experience. The Company is also integrating wireless technology based on IOT (Internet of Things) to transition from a “scheduled” maintenance services company to a proactive “needs based” maintenance services company.

Dave Exall, ​CIO at Safetykleen commented “Safetykleen has been working with Microsoft to develop a new system to improve the efficiency of our operations. We are delighted with the service benefits that this project will deliver to our clients and staff.”

Safetykleen was recognized by Microsoft® with the 2015 Manufacturing & Resources Award as part of the Microsoft Visionary Awards program at Convergence 2015 EMEA, the premier Microsoft user conference.

The 2015 Visionary Awards, which are presented in 10 categories, recognize and celebrate Microsoft customers that have achieved notable accomplishments using their Microsoft solutions. Established in 1997, the Visionary Awards are awarded each year at the Convergence conference. The Manufacturing & Resources Award recognizes taking manufacturing operations to a new level, delighting customers and revolutionizing the industry.

“I am very pleased that Safetykleen has been recognized for their exemplary usage of Microsoft and Microsoft Dynamics solutions to optimize their business operations. We look forward to continuing the partnership between our two organizations, and building on the results in Safetykleen across multiple divisions and sites.” - Chandru Shankar, Industry Solutions Director, EMEA Mfg & Distribution Lead.