Lloyd’s List Award Asia 2013, hosted by Lloyd’s List, renowned maritime journal in London, was held at Singapore on 26th November, where Lifetime Achievement Award was given to Mr. Toshiyuki Higaki, Chairman of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd.
Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to individuals who have made lifetime contribution to the development of maritime industry, through their creativeness, effort, innovation, enterprising spirit and courage.
Mr. Higaki has spent over 70years for shipbuilding as his lifework. His contribution to the development of maritime industry has been highly valued and this honorable award was presented.
Lloyd’s List Awards Asia takes place every year since 1999. Over 300 people from maritime industry attended the awards event this year, and fifteen awards were presented including Lifetime Achievement Award, Ship Operator Award, Shipyard of The Year, Classification Society of The Year and so on.
Please refer to the Lloyd’s List website for further detail.