May 28, 2014

Queens Award for Enterprise - Innovation 2011


SMD was been honoured with a prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the innovation category for the design and manufacturer of Work Class Remotely Operated Vehicles (WROVS) in 2011.

Andrew Hodgson, Chief Executive of SMD, said: “We have led the subsea ROV market for a number of years in terms of design and innovation and the Queen’s Award is a marvellous acknowledgement of our achievements.  We have developed our product range to meet the challenges of new markets including Nuclear and Renewables  sectors and increase our presence in global markets.

“This award is testament to the creative skills and technical expertise of our engineers in our Research & Development and Production units supported by an outstanding team of people who continue to excel in their work for the company.”