Nifco UK, which is based in Stockton, was supported by Darlington company Bondgate IT in the IT upgrade.
John Tinkler, Nifco’s IT Manager, described it as the largest IT project undertaken during his 16 years with the company. He commented: “This new technology provides the business with an added competitive edge and supports the future needs of a modern and expanding business and reflects its principles of innovation and improvement.
“This significant investment allows Nifco to increase the speed, efficiency, resilience and capacity of its IT infrastructure which has such a key role in our staff continuing to achieve outstanding results.
“Throughout this project Bondgate IT, which has supported Nifco since 2010, has provided impartial advice and continued to demonstrate its expertise and commitment to the client.”
Garry Brown, founder and managing director of Bondgate IT, said: “Nifco has displayed great foresight through its willingness to invest in its IT infrastructure.
“This major upgrade not only improves performance and capacity, but the hardware is now running the most up-to-date software and operating systems which enhances the integrity of the whole system.
“Above all it reduces potential downtime and allow Nifco to continue forging strong relationships with its customers.”