Marine Instruments wins the FEI Innovative Company Award 2021

Marine Instruments wins the FEI Innovative Company Award 2021
2 December 2021

The Galician company Marine Instruments received, at a gala chaired by the Secretary General for Innovation Teresa Riesgo, the FEI Innovative Company Award 2021. It is a recognition that the Foro de Empresas Innovadoras delivers every year and that in this edition it has wanted to put into value the uninterrupted commitment in the field of innovation, since its foundation, of the company based in Nigrán as well as its promotion in various lines. At the gala the team of researchers from the CSIC that is developing the Spanish vaccine against COV-19 was also awarded.


The award was received by the general director of Marine Instruments, Gabriel Gomez, who highlighted the work that the professionals of the company do every day to remain for years as an international benchmark in R&D, a department in which 8% of the revenues spend each year income and that represents more than 40% of the workforce.


The Foro de Empresas Innovadoras is a non-profit institution that aims to promote the innovative culture in the business and public fabric and that recognizes with these awards the innovation work of professionals and entities.

Marine Instruments, with a presence in 30 countries, is a world leader in the development and manufacture of technology adapted to the marine environment focused on smart oceans and sustainable fishing. In addition to maintaining a determined commitment to continue providing highly innovative technological tools to the fishing sector, in recent years Marine Instruments has been diversifying its strategy and successfully developing technologies for other sectors such as aquaculture or security and defense.