Now in its 14th year, ADM’s Essington Lewis Awards are the Defence community’s top award for excellence in collaboration between Defence and Defence Industry.
With entries open to companies of all sizes working in Defence, the five categories are:
a. Major acquisition - Over $50 million
b. Minor acquisition - Under $50 million
c. Major sustainment activity - Over $20 million/year
d. Minor sustainment activity - Under $20 million/year
e. Support/services (e.g. assistance to the Department of Defence reform / above the line support, or could be corporate support services etc)
Entries are open to Defence/Industry teams in CASG, DSTG, E&IG, CIOG and any Defence procurement agency where there is genuine collaboration between partners.
While FMS cases are not eligible, the integration of FMS equipment into ADF assets is.
There will be two finalists in each category, all of whom are eligible to be winners of the Essington Lewis Trophies, one for a Prime and one for an SME.
Entries in this prestigious event close January 24, 2020 at 4pm.
Finalists will be announced at the ADM Congress on February 19, 2020 at the Playhouse Theatre in Canberra, with winners announced at the D+I Gala Awards evening.