HiLo shortlisted for Mersey Maritime Industry Awards 2022

Posted on September 28, 2022 at 9:43 PM by

The Maritime Executive

HiLo Maritime Risk Management has been shortlisted for the Mersey Maritime Industry Awards 2022 for its tireless work in advancing the mission of Maritime 2050. HiLo delivers on Maritime 2050’s goal of a safer and accident-free maritime sector. With shipping companies being more proactive, HiLo also supports the Maritime 2050 goal of protecting the marine ecosystem and environment.

The Mersey Maritime Industry Awards celebrate the achievements of the most outstanding companies and individuals in the industry. This year’s theme is “Our Time is Now” with a focus on the bright future that awaits the industry.

On Monday 10th October 2022, Mersey Maritime will launch its industry voting platform which will give local, national and international industry members the opportunity to vote for the final winners who will be announced at the awards dinner in Liverpool on Thursday, November 10, 2022. Follow HiLo Maritime Risk Management on LinkedIn for your chance to vote.

16 judges from across the maritime industry reviewed and assessed all entries which were then compiled into a shortlist of 39 finalists. This year’s awards judging process has evolved again with Mersey Maritime’s introduction of ‘silent’ judges who act as solo judges, who independently review and score the awarded entries, without any input from the other judges.

A safer future today
HiLo has embraced new technologies that continue to support the ongoing visions of Maritime 2050.

The power of data sharing with HiLo has kept countless sailors alive and helped reduce significant environmental damage.

Together we can keep the maritime industry safe. Not only that, but HiLo will help solidify the UK as a global leader in maritime safety and technology in the world. The journey to a safer and more rewarding maritime sector begins today.

Cutting-edge innovation
HiLo is at the forefront of innovation in maritime safety and security standards with 4 industry firsts:


  1. A safe and anonymous knowledge sharing platform where companies can exchange data for insights.
  2. Pinpoint, our advanced fleet statistical risk model and risk analysis tool.
  3. My Safety Solution (MISS), a bespoke strategy based on data and individual company risks, showing both where the problems lie and how to fix them.
  4. An Informal Bulk Carrier Safety Forum (IBOSF) where competing bulk carriers share and develop new solutions to problems highlighted by HiLo.


HiLo’s maritime digital solutions remove the effort of translating analysis into tangible action. No other service in the industry provides this level of risk management support, and a 12% incident reduction rate for vessels in the HiLo fleet over the past year speaks volumes.

Spectacular growth
Maritime 2050 spoke of HiLo in 2018 as “a predictive model that uses vessel data to highlight a pattern of events that could lead to a major incident” and believed in its potential, noting that “the information is used to identify precursors to low level accidents and report them in order to prevent high impact incidents” and that “the technology has already been used successfully… and can be applied to all vessels”. government was “to help industry develop and expand the use of technology”.

The progress made in the 4 years since has been phenomenal – HiLo has grown from a pilot project to a full-fledged independent company with proven security improvements for our customers. 5 times more ship types than in 2018 are now part of HiLo’s 3,500 man fleet, with more companies and ships joining each year.

HiLo’s cutting-edge innovations, technology and communities have helped maritime businesses save time, money and lives. Shipping companies, ships and crew are now safer than ever, heading towards the Maritime 2050 goal of cementing the UK as “a world leader in safety and security standards and expertise”. maritime safety around the world”.

Don’t miss your chance to vote for HiLo Maritime Risk Management from October 10, 2022.

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