A-Plan comes together

European Commercial Marine Awards sponsored by A-Plan Marine Insurance

A-Plan Marine Insurance is sponsoring the European Commercial Marine Awards (ECMAs). The awards recognise the depth of excellence in commercial marine and celebrate the outstanding individuals and innovative companies that comprise this vibrant and productive industry sector.

The awards take place on the opening evening of Seawork Tuesday 3 July.

The ceremony is held on site at Seawork in the spectacular Golden Arrow waterfront glass restaurant, overlooking the Seawork Marina in Mayflower Park. Following welcoming drinks and canapes, the first part of the evening sees the presentation of the coveted Innovation Showcase Awards, sponsored by British Marine, with the overall winner being presented with the Spirit of Innovation award.

A record number of entries were received for the Innovations Showcase this year by Friday 8 June, the closing date for submissions.

The second part of the evening moves in to the European Commercial Marine Awards, sponsored by A-Plan, withthe presentation of the five awards.

European Commercial Marine awards

The ECM Maritime Sustainability Award is awarded to a company or organisation operating within the commercial marine and workboat sector, which demonstrates outstanding focus in its environmental and sustainability efforts.

The ECM Maritime Professional of the Year award celebrates exemplary individuals within the commercial maritime sector. Anyone can be nominated as long as they work for a Seawork Exhibitor. 

The ECM Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to an individual operating within the commercial marine and workboat sector, who throughout their career has shown outstanding work and focus.

The ECM Maritime Best Project Award is a new award category for 2018, presented to a company or organisation operating within the commercial marine and workboat sector, for challenges in marine civils or vessel operations. More details on the entry requirements can be found here.

The ECM Young Person’s Development Award offers people from 16 – 25 years of age who are currently studying to work or just starting a career in the Maritime Industry, an opportunity to achieve industry recognition and a bursary to help further their career.

Mercator Media is offering a bursary worth up to £850 (or equivalent value in relevant currency) to help one young maritime student, apprentice or trainee further advance their career. More details on the entry requirements can be found here.

To nominate  yourself, a colleague or company for any of the ECMAs please click here

A-Plan Marine Insurance specialise in Commercial marine insurance, providing solutions to the UK Marine industry. From marinas and boatyards to one man and a van repairing boats, the company provides options for all of its customers insurance requirements.

See A-Plan on Stand Q8

Visit British Marine on Stand PY93

See Golden Arrow Marine on Stand PO65

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