CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2017 AUSTRALIAN MARINE INDUSTRY AWARD WINNERS

Thank you to all who submitted entries to the Australian Marine Industry Awards. For an in-depth recap please click here.

Winners for 2017 are:

Export:

Down Under Rally – Most Innovative Marine Industry Exported Product of Service

Trenton Gay – Export Industry Champion

Life Cell Marine Safety – Best Marine Industry Export Performance – Small Exporter

Rainman Desalination – Best Marine Industry Export Performance – Medium Exporter

Marine Engineering Consultants – Best Marine Industry Export Performance – Large Exporter

Rainman Desalination – Best Marine Industry Export Marketing Strategy

Superyacht:

Abell Point Marina – Superyacht Business of the Year – Service Provider

Echo Yachts – Superyacht Business of the Year – Manufacturer

Paul Darrouzet – Superyacht Industry Champion

Commercial:

Steber International – Commercial Marine Manufacturer of the Year

Sydney City Marine – Commercial Marine Service Provider of the Year

Britton Maritime Systems – Most Innovative Commercial Marine Industry Product or Service

SOS Marine – Highly Commended Most Innovative Marine Industry Product or Service

Justin Parer – Commercial Marine Industry Champion
 
AIMEX Board Recognition Award:

Superyacht Australia Charter Working Group for their efforts in driving this issue with government. Progress is being made thanks to the time, effort and commitment to Superyacht Australia and this team.

Kane Bygrave – Aurora Logistics
David Good – Ports North
Cameron Bray– Northrop & Johnson
Jo Howard – Ocean Alliance
Luke McCaul – Abell Point Marina

Exporter of the Year – Rainman Desalination 

 

 Applications for the 2018 Australian Marine Industry Awards will open in December 2017. For more information please contact Lhamo ljohnson@aimex.asn.au 

WHY ENTER?

The awards are free to enter and provide entrants with the opportunity to be:

  • recognised for their outstanding achievements and contributions to the Australian export, superyacht and commercial marine industries.
  • receive publicity and media exposure for their business products and services
  • be recognised as an inspirational leader in creating positive change and innovation in the industry
  • review project objectives and ambitions whilst reflecting on their organisations achievements
  • provide recognition and reward for employees (winning an award is a great motivator and can boost team morale)
  • remain involved with the program in future years’ and establish networks with other past winners and entrants
 
ARE YOU ELIGIBLE TO ENTER?

To be eligible to apply an applicant must meet the criteria in each category (Export, Superyacht, Commercial)

EXPORT:

Applications are invited from any organisation or firm that exports marine goods and services of Australian origin and that meets the awards criteria (outlined below).

To be eligible to apply an applicant must:

  • Earn foreign exchange
  • Indicate that the product/service is predominantly of Australian content
  • Have Australia as the principal place of business
  • Export sales are defined as invoiced sales in the period 1 Jan – 31 Dec 2016
  • Hold a registered ABN 

SUPERYACHT:

Applications are invited from any organisation or firm of Australian origin.

To be eligible to apply an applicant must:

  • Indicate that the product/service is predominantly of Australian content
  • Have Australia as the principal place of business
  • Hold a registered ABN

 

 

COMMERCIAL:

Applications are invited from any organisation or firm that has a registered ABN and a product or service in the non-recreational marine industry sector that has significant contribution to the Australian commercial marine industry.