Landau UK wins Spirit of Innovation Award 2018

Landau UK were award the Spirit of Innovation 2018 for their 'Lifecord'

Landau were presented with the prestigious ‘Spirit of Innovation Award’ at this year’s European Commercial Marine Awards. The award was presented to the team for their ‘Lifecord’ product which they entered into the Innovations Showcase.

The judges were impressed by Landau’s ‘Lifecord’, which is the only ‘smart’ kill cord that incorporates detection technology designed to trigger an audible and visual warning alarm should Lifecord be connected to the boat’s kill switch but not the pilot.

The ECMA judging panel commented, “A large part of Seawork has always been about saving lives at sea, and because of that and the genuine innovative nature of this product, the judging panel has selected the Life Cord from Landau UK for its overall Spirit of Innovation Award.”

The European Commercial Marine Awards evening was sponsored by A-Plan Insurance, with the Innovations Showcase and ‘Spirit of Innovation Award’ being sponsored by British Marine.

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