Kraken was honoured to receive the Innovation Leadership Award in 2019.

Innovation is a key success factor in today’s competition world and it is extremely important to recognize such leadership in the marine industry. Firms that challenge the status quo to come up with a game-changing technology, a smarter work process, or even new markets deserve recognition. The recipient of this award is entrepreneurial, has taken on the risks and sacrifices that most often defines the road to a novel solution. Whether that innovation has solved an age-old problem, or opened up a completely new frontier, what is evident is that the winner of this award has pushed through a barrier to benefit their business and , in doing so , has raised the bar (and the ceiling) for the entire marine industry in this region.