Annual Offshore Support Journal
Conference, Awards & Exhibition 5-7 February 2019, London

Annual Offshore Support Journal<br /> Conference, Awards & Exhibition

Annual Offshore Support Journal Awards 2018

The Annual Offshore Support Journal Awards 2018 took place on the evening of February 7th in London. This year saw an increase of more than 30% in award entries we received and an unprecedented 8300 online votes from our readers and social media communities. The social and print media coverage generated by winning award has made the winning of an OSJ Award a real badge of quality and industry recognition of exceptional achievements.

Each year more than 500 attendees from all sectors of the offshore business gather to celebrate the industry's best performances from the past year.

Photos from the night can be found here and our interviews with the winners on YouTube

 

Below are the winners of the Annual Offshore Support Journal Awards 2018

 

Safety Award
sponsored by Vroon Offshore Services

Awarded to a company, person, project or product that has made a significant impact to safety in the OSV industry.

 

Winner 2018

Marine Safety Forum

 

Support Vessel of the Year
sponsored by DNV GL

Awarded to the owner, designer and builder of an offshore support vessel delivered in 2017 which is considered to have set an industry benchmark through innovative design and efficient operation.

 

Winner 2018

Maersk Master anchor handling tug/supply vessel – Maersk Supply Service/Salt Ship Design/Kleven Verft

 

Shipowner of the Year
sponsored by Van Aalst Marine & Offshore

Awarded to a company which above all other companies has shown excellence in the operation of its ship(s) and has, in the past year, demonstrated an exemplary record of achievement in the management of one or more of business development and growth, of safety, quality, efficiency and environmental sustainability.

 

Winner 2018

Global Marine Group

 

Innovation of the Year
sponsored by Bureau Veritas

Awarded to an innovative product, system or service which is considered to have made a significant impact on the design, build and/or operational aspects of offshore support vessels in service during 2017.

 

Winner 2018

Huisman fibre rope crane/lifting system

 

Environmental Award
sponsored by Moore Stephens 

Awarded to a company, project or product that has made a significant contribution to a reduction in the environmental footprint of the OSV industry.

 

Winner 2018

Eidesvik/Wärtsilä battery refit solution

 

Offshore Renewables Award
sponsored by F3O Offshore Services

Awarded to a company, project or product that has made a significant contribution to the development of the offshore renewables market during 2017.

 

 

Winner 2018

Bibby Wave Master service operation vessel

 

 

Subsea Innovation Award
sponsored by Maats Tech

The subsea innovation award is awarded to the owner of an innovative subsea vessel, the developer of innovative subsea equipment, or contractor responsible for an especially innovative subsea project

Winner 2018

Tasik Subsea dive support vessel Southern Star

 

Dynamic Positioning Award

The dynamic positioning award is awarded to the developer of an innovative DP product or system, or contractor responsible for an especially innovative application of DP on a project.

 

Winner 2018

Kongsberg – DPS integrated reference solution

Lifetime Achievement Award

will be announced during the OSJ Awards dinner

Winner 2018

Kjersti Kleven

OSJ Industry Leader Award
sponsored by Uptime International

Winner 2018

Rene Kofod-Olsen
Chief Executive
Topaz Energy and Marine

 

See some of the highlights of last year's awards and interviews with many of the winners here:

 

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