2018 Winners

Our independent panel of judges have spoken. This is it -  the very best of the Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Africa's maritime industry.

Announced during a lavish and glittering ceremony, we would like to offer our congratulations to each of our deserving winners from Seatrade Maritime Awards 2018. 

Click here to download the 2018 Winners' Brochure.

 

Global Maritime Community Award

 

Recipient: H.E. Dr Abdulla Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of UAE Infrastructure and Chairman of the UAE Federal Transport Authority

 

Lifetime Achievement Award 2018

 

Recipient: H.E. Shaikh Daij bin Salman bin Daij Al Khalifa, Chairman, Arab Shipbuilding & Repair Yard Co. (ASRY)

 

Outstanding Achievement Award 2018

 

Sponsored by Drydocks World Dubai

Recipient: Mr Saeed Al Malik, Chairman, International Shipsuppliers & Services Association (ISSA) and President & Chief Executive Officer, Middle East Fuji LLC

 

Personality of the Year 2018

 

Sponsored by DP World – UAE Region

Recipient: Mrs Jasamin Fichte, Managing Partner, Fichte & Co.

 

15th Anniversary Award

 

Recipient: Mr Amer Ali, Executive Director, Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA)

 

Newcomer of the Year 2018

 

Sponsored by: Abu Dhabi Terminals

Recipient: International Maritime Industries (IMI)

 

Integration of Women in the Maritime Sector Award

 

Winner: Dr Noura Al Dhaheri, Chief Executive Officer, Maqta Gateway LLC

 

DEAL OF THE YEAR AWARD

 

Sponsored by Tomini Shipping

Winner: Abu Dhabi Ports

TECHNICAL & OPERATIONAL AWARDS WINNERS

 

Safety and Quality Award

Sponsored by Abu Dhabi Ports

Winner: Monjasa

 

Education and Training Award

Sponsored by Middle East Navigation Aids Service (MENAS)

Winner: STS Lawhill Maritime Centre

 

Corporate Social Responsibility Award

Winner: DP World (Sub Continent)

Highly Commended: The Shipping Corporation of India

 

GREEN SHIPPING AWARD

Sponsored by HEISCO

Winner: GMS

 

TECHNICAL INNOVATION AWARD

Sponsored by AkzoNobel UAE Paints LLC

Winner: Abu Dhabi Ports

Highly Commended: Reach and Rescue Ltd

INDUSTRY AWARDS WINNERS

 

OFFSHORE MARINE AWARD FOR OWNERS AND OPERATORS

Sponsored by ADSB

Winner: The Shipping Corporation of India

 

SHIPYARD OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by Dubai Maritime City

Winner: Albwardy Damen

 

SHIP AGENT AWARD

Winner: Kanoo Shipping​

 

PORT & TERMINAL OPERATOR AWARD

Winner: DP World - UAE Region

 

CONTRIBUTION TO DEVELOPMENT OF THE REGIONAL MARITIME CLUSTER AWARD

Sponsored by Dubai Maritime City Authority

Winner: Basra Gateway Terminal

 

SHIPPING COMPANY OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by LUKOIL Marine Lubricants DMCC

Winner: Bahri

Highly Commended: The Shipping Corporation of India

 

MARITIME LOGISTICS AWARD

Sponsored by SeaLead Shipping DMCC

Winner: Bahri

 

Maritime Services Award

Sponsored by Basra Gateway Terminal

Winner: Ince & Co Middle East LLP

REGIONAL FOCUS AWARDS FINALISTS

 

AFRICA MARITIME AWARD

Sponsored by Red Sea Gateway Terminal

Winner: Smit Lamnalco

Highly Commended: DSM Corridor Group

 

INDIAN SUBCONTINENT MARITIME AWARD

Winner: Krishnapatnam Port Company Limited

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE 2018 WINNERS!