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Finalists of MMIA16

By Mersey Maritime

Please join us in wishing the best of luck to the finalists of the Mersey Maritime Industry Awards 2016:

Best Newcomer 2016–sponsored by Brookes Bell:
Geo Data Systems
Potentia Academy
Sherrington Associates

Rising Star Award 2016 – sponsored by Maritime and Engineering College North West:
Paula Crosby – Hughes Sub Surface Engineering
Rob Griffiths – Cammell Laird
Lauren Caldwell – Armitt Group

Engineering Company of the Year 2016– sponsored by Liverpool John Moores University:
Beech Group
Briggs Automotive Company (BAC)
Royal HaskoningDHV

Innovation Award 2016– sponsored by The Environmental Network:
Bibby Hydromap
DWF LLP Marine Trade and Energy & Regulatory team
Peel Ports Group

Freight and Logistics Award 2016– sponsored by Brabners LLP:
Lombard Shipping & Forwarding
Quality Freight (UK)
Warrant Group

Maritime Professional Services Award 2016– sponsored by Tilney Bestinvest:
Brabners LLP
Merchant Navy Resources Ltd

Global Reach Award 2016– sponsored by NatWest:
Briggs Automotive Company (BAC)
Flynn Refrigeration
Isle of Man Ship Registry

The Jim Teasdale Award for Maritime Ambassador 2016– sponsored by Liverpool Football Club: A judges’ choice award and will be announced on the night.

SME Business of the Year 2016– sponsored by Cammell Laird:
Beech Group
Brookes Bell
Group Complete Site Safety

Business of the Year 2016– sponsored by Peel Group:
Cammell Laird
Seatruck Ferries
Warrant Group

There will be a ‘Meet The Finalists’ reception for the judges and the nominees on Thursday 11th February, 2016.

The winners will be announced at a black tie Awards Dinner on 10th March at Wallasey Town Hall, Wirral.

Sponsors of the events are Brabners LLP, Liverpool John Moores University and Peel Ports Group.


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Mersey Maritime is the representative body for the Maritime Sector and related industry sectors operating across the Liverpool City Region. We work with businesses of all sizes and in all locations to develop strong, market-responsive supply chains and promote Liverpool’s maritime industry as a world class Centre of Excellence.


Mersey Maritime is one of Europe’s most successful maritime cluster organisations, representing the interests of over 1700 Maritime, Logistics and Energy businesses on Merseyside and beyond.

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Finalists of MMIA16