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ALASTAIR COX AND ARNOUD FIOLET WIN THE FIRST AMI GRASS YARN AND TUFTERS FORUM 2015 AWARDS

The AMI event celebrated its tenth anniversary last week in Vienna. It was the first time the conference included an award ceremony to recognise some of the best contributors to this thriving industry. Conference participants were asked to vote from the nominee list prior to the event.

The results are as follow:

Best personal contribution to Technical Norms and Standards

Alastair Cox (Alastair Cox Associates) WINNER

Friedemann Sill (Polytan GmbH) RUNNER UP

Peter van Reijen (Desso Sports) RUNNER UP

Best company/organisation technical advancement

Synthetic Turf Council WINNER

Dow RUNNER UP

Henko/Mapei RUNNER UP

Best personal contribution to industry-wide cooperation

Arnoud Fiolet (European Turf Group BV) WINNER

Piet Tytgat (Recticel Belgium) RUNNER UP

Peter Mackey (PU Consulting Associates) RUNNER UP

The awards were sponsored by Bonar Yarns and Fabrics Ltd.

The conference once again was a success and gathered over 100 participants for across the industry.