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McMurdo Ltd’s Smartfind S5 AIS SART (Automatic Identification System Search And Rescue Transmitter) was nominated in the prestigious DAME Award Lifesaving and Safety Equipment Category.

The DAME Awards took place on 16th November 2010 at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) in Amsterdam. “We are very pleased to have been nominated for this award, which we consider to be one of the most important in the marine industry,” commented McMurdo Ltd’s CEO Jeremy Harrison. “The recognition underpins McMurdo’s position as an innovative designer and manufacturer in the field of safety technology.”

The Smartfind S5 SART was chosen from a total of 132 products entered in this year’s prestigious DAME Design Award METS competition. The DAME Jury then went on to nominate 63, including McMurdo’s Smartfind S5 SART. The competition, which is held every year in conjunction with METS inc. SuperYacht Pavilion, received entries from 19 countries, with nominees coming from 13 of them. Although the SART didn't win it was displaed along with all the short listed products in the special DAME presentation, at the RAI Elicium.