Roll-out Programme Award 2017

Heart of Hilton by Signs Now

Sponsored by

Signs Now for its Hilton ‘Heart of House’ project, which it won in competition with companies from all over the world. ‘Heart of House’ are the areas use by team members (staff) and the aim of the project is to create upgraded spaces that will improve the work experience for staff and provide a truly great working environment.  80 types of signs and wall graphics are involved, each in five sizes and in 36 languages. 122 hotels  across Europe, Africa and the Middle East, surveyed, manufactured and installed in phase one, which is now complete.  500 to follow in phase 2 and a further 5000 in phase 3.  An Intranet ordering catalogue system created – with the requirement that every order must be delivered within 2 weeks.

Highly Commended

JD Sports by Innovate Signs

Associated British Ports by Castleton Signs

About Nationwide Platforms

As your partner in safe work at height, Nationwide Platforms is proud to support excellence in your industry at the British Sign Awards 2016.

For decades we’ve been pleased to serve you with the UK’s leading range of powered access platforms and award-winning safety training services. Our fleet includes the complete range of products called upon by the signage industry, helping us to provide tailored solutions for safe, convenient and cost effective work at height.

What’s more, with 26 local depots across the country, we’re always in a position to serve you like no other powered access supplier, ensuring you have ready access to the products you need – whatever the challenge. From shopping centres to building sites, forecourts, housing, commercial projects and more, we’ve been tried and tested in providing the right equipment for every sigange task:

  • Specialist low level and indoor equipment, perfect for retail applications and finished flooring
  • A large and diverse fleet of booms and scissor lifts designed to provide access wherever and whenever you need it
  • A full range of truck and van mounted platforms available to self-drive hire (up to 26 metres), providing access up to 70 metres

Whatever the application, we know it’s our job to make sure that your wellbeing is our priority, that’s why we always go further to keep you safe. All of our equipment is available to hire with fully-trained Operators, and we can also provide the right training to ensure you and your employees have the skills and knowledge to work at height safely on any job.

Our team of accredited trainers can work with staff on your site, or provide courses at one of our many training centres, to deliver specialist training, including:

  • IPAF Operator
  • IPAF Advanced Operator (PAL+)
  • IPAF MEWPs for Managers
  • Courses accredited by IOSH, PASMA, Green Cross training and many more…

To see how we can support you on your next job, or to learn more about our complete range of products and services, visit

On behalf of everyone at Nationwide Platforms, we hope you enjoy the British Sign Awards 2016. We look forward to seeing you there.