Walker Filtration Ltd begins in 1983 by husband and wife team Brian and Carol Walker.
The first Walker Filtration logo.
Success leads to the move to Bridgewater Road 270m².
Brian and Carol Walker make the local news.
Team growth makes the headlines.
Early success in overseas markets lead to the growth of the Walker Filtration team.
Move to bigger premises Tower Road 560m².
Walker Filtration team grows up to 20 employees and wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade.
Brian and Carol Walker receiving the Queen’s Award for the first time.
Expansion into Purpose Built Premises Spire Road 4,000m²
Open day at the Spire Road premises with the 30 strong team.
Spire Road premises
Walker Filtration Pty in Victoria Australia opens.
Awarded Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade for the second time
The team with the Queen’s Award.
Brian and Carol Walker with the Lord Lieutenant, Sir Ralph Carr-Ellison.
Brian Walker award MBE for his services to International Trade
MBE presentation makes local news
Brian Walker receiving MBE award from Her Majesty the Queen
New division in Pensylvannia, USA Walker Filtration Inc Opens
Walker Filtration awarded third Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade.
Prince Andrew visits Head Office.
Walker Filtration celebrate 25 successful years in business.
Lianne Walker, MBE Awarded for contribution to Export & Manufacturing.
Lianne receiving MBE from Princess Anne.
Walker Filtration win Journal North East business award.
Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade, fourth time winners.
Lianne receiving the Queen’s Award, presented by The Lord Lieutenant, Sir Nigel Sherlock
Walker Filtration Pty team move to new premises Lindon Court in Tullamarine, Victoria.
Walker Filtration celebrate 30 years success.
New Walker Filtration premises opens in Yokohama, Japan.