Shipping Company of the Year

Shipping Company of the Year

This award recognises the shipping company/ship management company that has done the most to provide the highest quality welfare services for seafarers. 

Seafarers nominate a shipping company based on the following criteria:

  1. The welfare services and facilities provided on board ship.
  2. How the company enables seafarers to keep in contact with family & friends while at sea.
  3. How the company helps seafarers access welfare services and facilities in ports.
  4. Support provided to families of seafarers by the company.

Judges criteria

Shipping companies/ship management companies will be judged on the following criteria:

  1. The welfare services and facilities that the company provides on board ship.
  2. How the company helps seafarers keep in contact with their family & friends while at sea.
  3. How the company helps seafarers access welfare services and facilities in ports.
  4. How the company ensures that the welfare of seafarers is a priority.
  5. Support provided to families of seafarers by the company.