Maritime UK has announced BachmannHR Group as the sponsor for the Employer of the Year category for the second Maritime UK Awards due to be held in Plymouth on 12 November.

The Maritime UK Awards, recognise the very best of the UK’s maritime sector, organised by industry, for the benefit of industry.

BachmannHR Group specialises in Offshore Recruitment Services. It provides a full range of services normally associated with the corporate ownership of yachts, employment of seafarers, offshore oil and gas workers, port services as well as consultants and engineers working internationally.

Nick Saul, CEO, from BachmannHR Group said: “The maritime industry is vital for world trade. We at the Bachmann HR Group are proud to sponsor the Maritime UK Awards which recognise the importance of the UK in shipping and the many wonderful individuals and organisations that form the core of our great maritime business.

"The BachmannHR Group has been managing the employment of seafarers for our clients for over 45 years.  We recognise the need for excellence in managing the employment of staff and so we wish to support the best in our field.” 

Ben Murray, Director at Maritime UK, said: “We are delighted to have Bachmann Group on board as a sponsor for our second Maritime UK Awards. Their specialist team has developed a high level of knowledge and expertise.

"Our goal for the awards is to share best practice and drive higher standards throughout the industry, which is extra important at this turbulent time, and the support of BachmannHR Group is helping to make that a reality.”

The awards, which are open to companies from across the breadth of the maritime sector including its shipping, ports, services, engineering, and leisure marine industries, opened on 8 June and applications are already piling in.

To find out about the awards, which take place at Home Park Stadium, Plymouth, the categories, and how to enter visit

To find out more about BachmannHR Group visit



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