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The Salvage & Wreck Awards 2018

Take part in the Salvage & Wreck award ceremony – nominate the organisation or individual you feel most deserves to win!

The Salvage & Wreck Awards 2018 aim to recognise the contribution that the maritime industry is making towards improving marine salvage. The Awards are presented for the most innovative technology and services to industry since 1 January 2018 which show a benefit to the marine salvage sector.

How to nominate

What we need

Please provide your contact details and a paragraph explaining why you think the person or organisation you have chosen to nominate deserves to win. 

Who to contact

Please send your nominations to the conference producer Vanessa Darnborough at

Criteria for judgement

Judging will be based on the following criteria:

  • Challenges overcome
  • Technical innovation
  • Practicality and benefits shown
  • Overall achievements demonstrated

Last year's awards

Life Time Achievement Award

Hugh Shaw, SOSREP

Environmental Protection Award


New Technology and Innovation

Siri Marine