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Enterprise Q Ltd is a leading European fabricator and distributor of industrial and scientific Quartz Glass products headquartered in a purpose-built glass-blowing facility in Manchester, UK.

It was established as the original authorised UK distributor for GE Quartz in 1996 by Bob Haidinger.

From its early beginnings as a distributor of furnace cut and machine-cut tubes, Enterprise Q Ltd has steadily expanded its capabilities in order to offer a full-scale Quartz fabrication service.

 

1996
2000
2003
2009
2011
2012
2014
1996
  • Enterprise Q Ltd founded by Bob Haidinger as a privately-owned limited UK company
  • GE Quartz establish Enterprise Q Ltd as their original UK distributor
2000
  • Enterprise Q Ltd acheives ISO9001:2000 certification
2003
  • Move to a purpose-built industrial facility of 4,000 m² in Manchester, UK
2009
  • Hand-over of operations from Bob Haidinger, to Dan Cathie, as Managing Director
  • Enterprise Q Ltd acheives ISO9001:2008 certification
2011
  • MPM appoint Enterprise Q Ltd as their authorised UK fabricator for GE214 materials
2012
  • New program of capital investment is initiated
2014
  • In depth training programme initiated to cross-skill glass blowers and develop knowledge base

 

Enterprise Q Ltd prides itself on being a medium-sized Quartz fabricator and distributor with a solid reputation on its knowledge of the Quartz industry, and on its excellent customer service and reliability. As a mid-sized Quartz fabrication firm, we can offer the capacity and flexibility to support a wide range of customers, while maintaining relatively low overheads.