Port and Terminal Operator Award 2020

Is operational excellence at the heart of your organisation?

Do you make sure you maintain the highest standards of operational cost efficiencies, efficient automation systems and customer service delivery?

If you have consistently demonstrated your commitment to enhanced supply-chain solutions, improved efficiency, profitability and successful investment in port and/or terminal operations, this Award is for you.

This award will go to the company that best demonstrates the following:

  1. Consistent all-round operational excellence
  2. Investments made into operational excellence
  3. Examples of how you have improved efficiency and profitability
  4. Examples of your response to the opportunities presented by automation and other innovative technologies
  5. The impact your company has made over the past year

Previous Winners

Abu Dhabi Ports (2019)
DP World - UAE Region (2018)

Conditions of Entry:

  1. Entrants may submit entries in more than one category. If submitting more than one entry, a separate form must be completed for each. 
  2. No entry will be considered by the judges if the entry summary is not complete.
  3. Seatrade reserves the right to publish, in whole or part, details of any entries submitted for the Seatrade Maritime Awards 2020, following announcement of the shortlist.
  4. All entries for the Seatrade Maritime Awards 2020 must be received by 23.59 GMT on Thursday 27th August 2020.
  5. No correspondence will be entered into concerning the eligibility of any application.
  6. The judges shall have sole and absolute discretion in determining whether or not an application meets the requirements of or is in accordance with these rules and conditions.
  7. Seatrade Maritime Award winners are requested by the judges to give an update on the progress of their winning entry in future years.
  8. Entries must include sufficient information relevant to the criteria to enable the judges to have a clear understanding of the process, product or procedure involved, its merits and resulting benefits. Accuracy of figures and other information is essential.
  9. The entry must have been developed (and proven successful) or debuted within the evaluation year (from July 2019 onward). Repetition of a previous entry is not considered original and will be marked down. However, if significant improvements and/or developments have been made in comparison to the previously submitted entry subject, then the entry will be judged on full merit.
  10. Any supporting material or additional information (website, video’s, brochure’s etc.) will be considered as supplementary information but not as the entry itself which should be submitted using the form and fields provided.

If you have any questions, please get in touch. Our team can provide advice and talk you through the entry process in more detail.