OBW Technologies is the winner of the 2020/2021 Gas Detection Specialist of the Year.

Based in Limerick, Ireland OBW Technologies specialises in cost-effective gas detection supply and service.

OBW Technologies have recently announced their expansion into the United Kingdom and are looking forward to mirroring the success they have achieved in Ireland.

Established in 2010, the company, run by directors, JJ and Sharon O’Brien, provide on-site and offsite calibration and repair services, conforming to the highest industry standards, quality, and reliability.

They are the main Honeywell distributor in Ireland as well as the Honeywell approved service provider. In the last four years, they also partnered with another leading manufacturer Blackline Safety to offer Lone worker solutions.

With 30 people currently employed, they are still growing at a rapid pace, continuing to hire new engineers through a global pandemic.

The judges were impressed with OBW Technologies specialist expertise in gas detection.

Their fully trained technicians carry out service in all industry areas including pharmaceuticals. The judges also admired their progression, becoming the highest seller of Honeywell fixed gas detection in Ireland whilst also expanding to new premises which boasts a warehouse, workshop, and separate training room to aid further growth.