Antrim manufacturing firm FAST Engineering were honoured last week to host Gosta Tyrefors, president of one of Japan’s largest Oil Spill Response Companies, Gadelius Industry K.K.
Gadelius is the oldest trading company in Tokyo with a history of over 100 years and Gadelius Industry K.K is one of Fast Engineering’s longest established and most successful distributors, with the special relationship going back more than 25 years.
It’s president spent Monday afternoon in discussions with local staff investigating how the relationship could be further developed and learnt about the extensive range of FASTANK and FASTASLEEP products plus the latest research and development undertaken by the company.
Later he toured the production facility and viewed the progress on Gadelius’s latest large order for the Petroleum Association of Japan. In the evening the company hosted a dinner for Mr Tyrefors before he departed for his return to Tokyo.
A spokesperson for FAST Engineering said: “The visit cemented an already strong friendship with the Gadelius President giving an assurance that further members of his senior management team would visit with a view to increasing our trade.”