A category for every industry success story

No matter the type of industry success you want to celebrate, Seatrade Awards is the perfect platform for you to showcase your team with categories for all.

Intelligent Shipping Awards

These awards are judged by an independent panel of industry experts and reward maritime innovation.

Digital Technology

Demonstrating a significant contribution to moving the maritime industry along the digital technology track.

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Cyber Security

Recognising a solution to the challenge of improving the robustness, accessibility and cost effectiveness in cyber security across the whole maritime industry.

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Fuel Efficiency

Focusing on contributions to making real fuel cost savings or enhancing the commercial usability of new fuels such as LNG, fuel cells, methanol electricity etc.

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Industry Awards

Our stalwart categories, these awards are judged by an independent panel of leading personalities, thought-leaders and experts.

Safety at Sea

Significant technical or procedural improvements leading to reduction of risk to human life at sea.

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Clean Shipping

The introduction of new, or significant improvements of existing technology which will support the objective of Clean Shipping.

Investment in People

This award will recognise a significant contribution to the recruitment, training, retention and advancement of the industry’s most valuable asset, its people.

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Corporate Social Responsibility Award

Judged by readers of Seatrade Maritime News

This award recognises a leading corporate social responsibility (CSR) policy or initiative delivered in the last year. The policy must have successfully contributed to the welfare of the company’s employees, its local community and its business performance overall.

Deal of the Year

Judged by the Seatrade Editorial Board

This award recognises a significant business deal in the international maritime industry supporting its growth and sustainability. The Seatrade Editorial Board are looking for background information on the deal; the impact it had on the company; an indication of the complexities of the deal; any innovative features, how it was done and the final transaction value in US$.

Personality & Community Awards

Nominations for these awards are invited from the international business community and the winners chosen by Seatrade.

Personality of the Year 2018

Awarded to an individual who has made a major contribution to the shipping industry in any field.

Lifetime Achievement Award 2018

This award is to honour an individual who has made a significant and lasting contribution to shipping and the maritime industry.

Global Performer 2018

Sponsored by DP World

Awarded to a company or organisation that has made a major contribution to the shipping industry in any field.

Young Person of the Year 2018

Presented to an individual under 45 who has made an outstanding contribution to the industry.