Bibby HydroMap are shortlisted at the 2016 Wirral Business Awards

Posted 27 July 2016

Bibby HydroMap are shortlisted in two categories at the 2016 Wirral Business Awards.

Bibby HydroMap are shortlisted in two categories at the 2016 Wirral Business Awards.

Having operated outside of the UK for over a decade, the company has been selected to progress in the International Trade category at the Wirral Business Awards 2016, having demonstrated a sustained effort in generating European business during 2015. Working extensively in the renewable energy industry, Bibby HydroMap are becoming more involved in developments in Germany, Netherlands, Denmark, France and Belgium. 

Emma Lamont, a Hydrographic Surveying apprentice with the company and the youngest Category B surveyor in the country, has also been shortlisted for the Rising Star Award. As a finalist, Emma has demonstrated her motivation, aptitude and ability to progress through the organisation to become a 'manager of tomorrow'. Emma recently graduated top of her class with Skilltrade in the Netherlands to become a qualified Hydrographic Surveyor, a group which included seasoned industry professionals.

Mick Slater, Operations Director at Bibby HydroMap comments,

“We are thrilled to be shortlisted at the 2016 Wirral Business Awards, particularly within the International Trade and Rising Star categories. The company has operated from the Wirral since establishment almost 20 years ago, and it is fantastic to be recognised for both our international growth and the development of our people. We are very much looking forward to the award evening in September.”

Paula Basnett, CEO of Wirral Chamber of Commerce commented,

“We were delighted by the diversity and enterprise shown in all of the entries we received this year.  I would like to add my congratulations to Bibby HydroMap and the other three finalists in both the Rising Star and International Trade categories – all are strong contenders to win the awards, and it clearly demonstrates the strength of Wirral’s business community.

Now in its 10th year, the Wirral Business Awards is one of the largest business events in the North West, attended by over 600 key business leaders. It is now established as the primary celebration of best practice and recognition of the positive impact local businesses make on the growth of both the national and international economy.

The 2016 awards are being held on Friday 16th September in the beautiful surroundings of the Thornton Manor Walled Garden Pavilion, comprising a glittering gala dinner and in a perfect setting to celebrate the awards presentation.

We are thrilled to be shortlisted at the 2016 Wirral Business Awards, particularly within the International Trade and Rising Star categories. The company has operated from the Wirral since establishment almost 20 years ago, and it is fantastic to be recognised for both our international growth and the development of our people. We are very much looking forward to the award evening in September.

Mick Slater, Operations Director at Bibby HydroMap

We were delighted by the diversity and enterprise shown in all of the entries we received this year. I would like to add my congratulations to Bibby HydroMap and the other three finalists in both the Rising Star and International Trade categories – all are strong contenders to win the awards, and it clearly demonstrates the strength of Wirral’s business community.

Paula Basnett, CEO of Wirral Chamber of Commerce

Now in its 10th year, the Wirral Business Awards is one of the largest business events in the North West, attended by over 600 key business leaders. It is now established as the primary celebration of best practice and recognition of the positive impact local businesses make on the growth of both the national and international economy.

The 2016 awards are being held on Friday 16th September in the beautiful surroundings of the Thornton Manor Walled Garden Pavilion, comprising a glittering gala dinner and in a perfect setting to celebrate the awards presentation.