Mersey Maritime Industry Awards 2022 announce finalists

The 2022 Mersey Maritime Industry Awards are set to be the largest and most prestigious to date with 39 finalists announced. The winners will be determined by the industry itself with the opening of an industry voting platform in early October.

The UK’s leading maritime awards ceremony celebrates the achievements of the industry’s most outstanding companies and individuals. This year’s theme is ‘Our Time is Now’, with a focus on the bright future for the industry.

Mersey Maritime Managing Director Chris Shirling-Rooke said: “At every opportunity over the last eight years we have worked tirelessly to make them the best in the country, if not Europe, and I am extremely confident that they will be the most outstanding showcase yet for our incredible maritime industry.

For the 2022 edition, the prizes were awarded to 16 sponsors including four diamond sponsors; BAE Systems Chevron, Kays Medical and Liverpool John Moores University.

Shirling-Rooke continued, “Everyone who submitted an application can be incredibly proud of their work; it was really encouraging to see the depth of activity taking place in our sector which we know continues to grow and contribute significantly to the regional economy.

Nominees include D Morgan, Maersk and Royal HaskoningDHV for Business of the Year, and Bibby Marine, Isle of Man Ship Registry (IOMSR) and Royal HaskoningDHV for Environmental, Social and Governance Award.

The Diversity and Inclusion award is between Liverpool Seafarers Centre, Maersk DE&I and National Oceanography Centre, and the Best Newcomer award sees Liverpool City Region Freeport, Robok Limited and SEP Hydrographic nominated.

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