National Maritime SME Awards 2023 Highlights


Goodchild Marine Limited

Winner of The National Maritime SME Business of the Year Award 2023

Wayne Ross

The Alan Woods Lifetime Achievement Award

The National Maritime SME Awards 2023 were held at the extraordinary RIBA London award-winning Woods Quay, London, WC2N 6AY on Wednesday 13th September 2023.

Minister of State at the Department for Business and Trade, Nusrat Ghani MP and Rear Admiral Rex Cox, CEO of the National Shipbuilding Office, joined 180 industry guests at the first ever fringe event of London International Shipping Week to recognise and celebrate the outstanding and innovative achievements of small and medium enterprises across Britain’s maritime sector.

The evening was a resounding success and united the absolute best of the nation’s maritime businesses. National Maritime is grateful to Knighthood, MIT Group and Uber Boat by Thames Clippers who were headline sponsors.

The winners, selected by an unrivalled group of seasoned professionals all with exciting and distinguished careers, were:

Next year the National Maritime SME Awards 2024 will once again be held at Woods Quay, London, WC2N 6AY. To weave your company’s story into the awards contact us. Congratulations to all our 2023 winners, and a big thank you to everyone who took the time to enter.