Shortlist includes 12 UK products

The British marine industry has had no less than 12 products nominated for a prestigious DAME Award.

The awards are presented annually at the METS marine equipment trade show in Holland.

The British Marine Federation celebrated the nominations, pointing out that the METS team received a record number of 166 products from 136 companies, originating from 18 countries.

A total of 74 products were shortlisted for final consideration.

The category winners and overall DAME winner will be announced at 8.30am on 14 November, just before the opening of the show.

Below is a list of products that have been nominated from the UK:

Cat 2 – Interior equipment, furnishings, materials & electrical fittings used in cabins
Oceanair Marine Ltd, 01.249 – Skysol Day/Night Powered Blind

Cat 3 – Marina Equipment, boatyard equipment & boat constructions tools & materials
Sealift2 International, 03.116 – Sealift 2

Cat 4 – Deck equipment, sails & rigging
Lewmar Ltd, 01.361 – OneTouch Winch Handle
Lewmar Ltd, 01.361 – Flush Hatch

Cat 5 – Clothing & crew accessories
Henri Lloyd, 03.125 – TP2 Women’s Phantom Jacket
International Safety Products Ltd, 03.415 – Typhoon Thermo heated Waistbelt
Musto Ltd, 03.311 – HPX

Cat 6 – Life saving & safety equipment
One Stop Chandlery Limited, 03.127 – C Pro

Cat 7 – Machinery, propulsion, mechanical & electrical systems & fittings
Ambassador Marine, 03.219 – Stripper Plus
Barrow International, 03.108 – Seatorque Enclosed Shaft System
Halyard (M&I) Ltd, 03.303 – Resonator Silencer
Offshore Systems (UK) Ltd, 03.225 – 2210 Resistive Sender Deck Filler Gauge