MICHAEL Rutter has been promoted to sales director at Keighley-based Byworth Boiler Hire.

He joined the company in 2006 as hire sales engineer and over the years has been involved in many aspects of the business, including training and service work.

“Working at Byworth Boiler Hire is challenging yet very rewarding,” said Mr Rutter.

“ The diverse range of customers and applications means it is always interesting and I’ve learned a lot about the industry, with its myriad of applications for steam which continues to change and grow."