H.E.R.O. Awards 2017 - Nominees

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The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) would like to recognise all of the following individuals and organisations, who were nominated for a H.E.R.O. Award this year.

We thank them for their bravery, expertise, skill and innovation in the practice of search and rescue.

The Outstanding Individual Contribution to a Maritime SAR Operation H.E.R.O. Award


The Outstanding Individual Contribution to a Maritime SAR Operation H.E.R.O. Award sponsored by 8 West Consulting/SafeTrx

Alex Evans    

Alex Evans

Lifeboat Trainer - Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI)

United Kingdom


Anton Tasanen Website    

Anton Tasanen

First Mate - MS Prima Donna

Finland

FINALIST


Article: H.E.R.O. Awards 2017 Story: Anton Tasanen (new window)


Anubhav SRIVASTAVA    

Anubhav Srivastava

Captain of the MTM Tortola

India


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Christian Trosvig

Captain of the Grayling (Alaska - USA)

Sweden


Video: Fishing Vessel Grayling Captain Rescues Fellow Crewmen

Article: Fishing Boat Captain Dives In to Rescue Crew Member (new window)


Jeremy Watts Website    

Jeremy Watts

United Kingdom


Article: 100mph Powerboat Crash in Southampton Water – Report Findings (new window)


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Joel Morgado

Passenger Vessel Safety & Mass Rescue Operations Specialist - United States Coast Guard

United States of America


Magnus Hafslund Website    

Magnus Hafslund

Bort Swain - Norwegian Society Sea Rescue (RS)

Norway


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Markus Friberg

Rescue Swimmer - Swedish Maritime Administration

Sweden


Article: Search and Rescue (new window)

Photo Gallery


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Martin Hanell

Volunteer Sea Rescuer & Diver - Swedish Sea Rescue Society

Sweden


Article: Satt fast i kapsejsad segelbåt i två timmar – tonårsflicka räddad efter stort pådrag (new window)


Max Van Laak Website    

Max van Laak

Volunteer Paramedic - Sea Watch

Germany


Video: Safe Mediterraneansea


mohammed drissi    

Mohammed Drissi

National Coordinator / Head of SAR Bureau - Ocean Fisheries Department

Morocco


Website: www.imrfafrica.org (new window)


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Natan Brittz

Lifesaving South Africa - Llandudno SLC Member

South Africa


BAC Natan Brittz Certificate of Commendation Website

Click on the Certificate of Commendation to enlarge


Ray Burge Website    

Ray Burge

Coastguard Operations Manager - Coast Guard New Zealand

New Zealand

FINALIST


Article: H.E.R.O. Awards 2017 Story: Ray Burge (new window)

Video: NewsHub.co.uk - Ray Burge receives an Award


The H.E.R.O. Category: For Outstanding Team Contribution to a Maritime SAR Operation


The H.E.R.O. Category: For Outstanding Team Contribution to a Maritime SAR Operation Sponsored by Orolia/McMurdo

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Bote Salvavidas de Valparaiso

Corps of Volunteer Rescue Boats

Chile


Website: http://www.botesalvavidas.cl/ (new window)


RCAF Cormorant Hoist from CG 507    

Canadian Coast Guard - Western Region

Canada


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DA BFAR MCS 3009d    

DA-BFAR MCS 3009

Philippine Coast Guard - Coast Guard Fleet - Coast Guard Ready Force

Philippines


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Videos: Search and Rescue Operation Involving MV Erich (MCS 3009)

& Search and Rescue Operation Involving MV Royal 16 ( MCS 3009)

     

Photo Gallery


HM Coastguard Belfast    

HM Coastguard Belfast

HM Coastguard

Northern Ireland/United Kingdom


hkfiredept    

Hong Kong Fire Services Department

China


Master and Crew of MTM TORTOLA    

Master and Crew of MTM TORTOLA

Singapore


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MOAS (the Migrant Offshore Aid Station)

Malta

FINALIST


Article: H.E.R.O. Awards 2017 Story: MOAS (the Migrant Offshore Aid Station) - Malta (new window)


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National Sea Rescue Institute WaterWise Academy

National Sea Rescue Institute

South Africa

FINALIST


Article: H.E.R.O. Awards 2017 Story: National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) - WaterWise Academy  (new window) 

Video: NSRI Waterwise Academy


Mannskap Website    

Rescuer Sveinung Tjessem and his Sea-King Crew

Norwegian Sea Rescue Society

Norway


Video: Ægir havari logg (intern)

Photo Gallery


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SRU of Estonian Police and Border Guard Board Motorboat M-15

Estonian Police and Border Guard Board

Estonia


The Innovation and Technology in Maritime Search and Rescue H.E.R.O. Award 2017


The Innovation and Technology in Maritime Search and Rescue Award 2017 is sponsored by Pole Star

SafeTrx core team smwebsite    

8 West Consulting/SafeTrx

Ireland


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Cuerpo de Voluntarios de los Botes Salvavides de Valparaiso

Chile


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Jako Vernik

Estonia


IMG 3341 website    

MAR-SimNET Project

Germany

FINALIST


Article: H.E.R.O. Awards 2017 Story: MAR-SimNET Project (new window) 

Photo Gallery


markus klein    

ProteGear/GlobalSafe Track Systems

Germany


Video: ALIVE SmartSafety ALL


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RNLI Future Leaders Project Team 2016

United Kingdom

FINALIST


Article: H.E.R.O. Awards 2017 Story: RNLI Future Leaders Project Team 2016(new window)

Website: Future Leaders(new window)


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Safety Services - Inmarsat Maritime

United Kingdom


Website: www.inmarsat.com(new window)

 


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Weatherdock AG

Germany


Video: Weatherdock - easyAIRDROP-Rescue 


The Vladimir Maksimov Lifetime Achievement Award 2017 is sponsored by Inmarsat


The Vladimir Maksimov Lifetime Achievement Award 2017 is sponsored by Inmarsat

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ADES (Association of Maritime and River Rescue) of Uruguay with special recognition for the outstanding work undertaken by Captain Ramón Sagüés and Engineer Otto Vicente Muzzio

Uruguay

FINALIST


Article: H.E.R.O. Awards 2017 Story: ADES (Association of Maritime and River Rescue of Uruguay) (new window)


Branko Ramešacrop    

Branko Rameša

Croatia

FINALIST


Article: H.E.R.O. Awards 2017 Story: Branko Rameša (new window)


Doolin Coast Guard Unit website    

Doolin Coast Guard Unit

Irish Coast Guard

Ireland


Video: Doolin Coastguard Cliff Training


peter henry von koss Redningsselskapet    

Redningsselskapet

Norwegian Sea Rescue Society (RS)

Norway


170218 BaseDedication 071 Website    

Roger Harris

Virgin Islands Search and Rescue (VISAR)

British Virgin Islands


Article: Member Focus - Virgin Islands Search and Rescue (new window)


Stichting Opsporing Apparatuur Drenkelingen    

Stichting Opsporing Apparatuur Drenkelingen

The Netherlands


Video: Zoekactie Vermiste - Groningen


Contact Info -

International Maritime Rescue Federation
H.E.R.O. Awards
50 Allardice Street
Stonehaven
AB39 2RA
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Tel: +44 (0) 1569 767405

E-mail: hero@imrf.org.uk

 

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