Biochemica UK Ltd has been awarded the runner up for the Business of the Year category at the Hartlepool Business Awards, organised by the Hartlepool Business Forum.
The specialist water management company was also shortlisted within the Innovation in Technology category.
Dave Ruddy of Biochemica said: “Biochemica would like to extend our thanks to all our customers and suppliers who have helped to make this award possible.
“We are a rapidly growing company with core strengths in waste water treatment, boiler/cooling water treatment and Legionella management services.
“We are currently developing new technologies and services which we hope will give us a more competitive edge and allow us to diversify into other related areas of water treatment.
“We hope to build on this success and ultimately continue to offer our customers an excellent service. It is also thanks to all the staff and people connected with the company that has allowed us to be considered for these awards.”