David’s Custom Trimmers wins 2017 Award of Excellence (Jacksonville, Fla. – Jan. 21, 2017) – David’s Custom Trimmers was recognised with the 2017 Fabrication Excellence Awards for design excellence in marine fabric applications, that took place Jan. 21 at the 2017 Marine Fabricators Conference, at the Jacksonville Marriott Suites in Jacksonville, Fla.
David’s Custom Trimmers received an Award of Excellence for its Beneteau Oceanis 45 The Yacht Share Design project. The project was recognised in the competition’s Sailboat Enclosures category.
MFA received a total of 82 entries submitted in 9 categories in this year’s competition. Winners were selected based on complexity, design, workmanship, uniqueness and function. Judges were certified Master Fabric Craftsman professionals who were chosen for their knowledge in a particular product area.
The goal of the awards is to promote awareness of the marine fabrics used in marine products and applications ranging in size and type.
The Fabrication Excellence Awards is a competition sponsored by MFA, a division of the Industrial Fabrics Association International, a not-for-profit trade association whose over 1,500 member companies represent the international specialty fabrics and technical textiles marketplace.