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The Finalist 2018

The Finalists 2018

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About the IMRF Awards

About the IMRF Awards

The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) Awards aim to recognise some of the exceptional individuals and organisations around the world that make maritime search and rescue (SAR) possible.

The IMRF Awards (formerly known as the H.E.R.O. Awards) have proved a great success in the previous years, raising awareness of the excellent work done by those involved in the maritime SAR community, including highlighting innovative new SAR products and technologies.


We have four categories one can make a nomination in:

minilogoimrf3 Individual Award   - for outstanding individual contribution to a maritime SAR operation;
minilogoimrf3 Team Award – for outstanding team contribution to a maritime SAR operation;
minilogoimrf3 Innovation & Technology Award - for innovation and technology in maritime search and rescue;
minilogoimrf3 Lifetime Achievement Award – for outstanding contribution to maritime search and rescue ‘The Vladimir Maksimov Award'.

The Nomination form will be open in the near future. Watch this space ....


Roll of Honour for All Those Nominated for an IMRF Award 2018

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The IMRF Award for Outstanding Individual Contribution to a Maritime SAR Operation
Captain Siddarth Sharma - Winner
Mr Alexander Menzel - Finalist
Mr Carlos Santos
Captain Alok Kumar


 The IMRF Award for Outstanding Team Contribution to a Maritime SAR Operation
KNRM Station Terschelling - Winner
Canadian Coast Guard Rescue Specialists - Finalist
Crew onboard M/T Silver Stacie
Crew onboard M/V Rotterdam Bridge
Estonian Police & Border Guard motorboats and Helo BRAVO SAR
Crew of M/Y Iuventa
Coastguard Auckland
MRSC Malin Watch Officers and Crew of Rescue Helicopter R118
Virgin Islands Search and Rescue
USCG OPFAC201261
Kiyi Emniyeti


 The IMRF Awards for Innovation and Technology in Maritime Search and Rescue
NSRI’s Pink Rescue Buoys - Winner
RescueNET - Finalist
Reach & Rescue, Long Reach Telescopic Rescue Pole System


 The IMRF Vladimir Maksimov Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Maritime SAR sector
Captain Nikifor Guerchev - Winner
Mr Johannes Martinus Kooijman - Winner
Mr Ian Coard
Mr Rodney Bracefield
Mr Clay Evans
Mr Bruce Falkins


 

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The Sponsors & Host of IMRF Awards 2018​


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Norwegian Society for Sea Rescue

Host of the

IMRF Awards 2018 & IMRF Full Members

Orolia Maritime

Lead Sponsor of the

IMRF Awards 2018 &
of the Team Award 2018 (new window)

CM Hammar

Sponsor of the

Individual Award 2018 (new window)

Inmarsat

Sponsor of the

Lifetime Achievement Award 2018 (new window)


Swede Ship Marine

Sponsor of the

IMRF Awards Dinner

 

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Sponsor of the

Innovation & Technology IMRF Award (new window)

 

NSOF Norsk Sjooffisersforbund  

Sponsors of 

Local Hero Award (new window)

Norwegian Seafarers Union  

Sponsors of the

Local Hero Award (new window)

Norwegian Union of Marine Engineers

Sponsors of the

Local Hero Award (new window)

 

Hansen Protection

Sponsors of  the

Local Hero Award (new window)

 
 

Navigate PR

Sponsors of 

People's Choice Award (new window)

 

For more information about our Sponsors and Host, visit The 2018 Sponsors & Host page.

Want to become a Sponsor, check out our "Call for Sponsors" page.

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