The Excellence Rankings celebrate the greatest achievements and innovations in the industry. The programme provides a platform to recognise the people and companies that are driving change.

Our programme is designed to highlight excellence within the sector by looking at a range of corporate activities including deals, business projects and company initiatives, both internal and in the community.

What is Research and Development (R&D)?

This category includes organisations that have demonstrated a commitment to the research and development of new products and/or new processes. This can include discovering or creating a unique material, transferring a research or technology development to practice, improving the performance of an existing product or creating a new simulation or design tools.

The category also includes companies that have made significant investments into their R&D processes.

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Themes

The companies ranked below have seen the industry’s need to innovate in a variety of ways in order to better keep pace with global technological advancements. We can see this in examples such as the development of robotics technology for underwater missions and human-robot interfaces, air droppable sonobuoys as well as automated kite-assisted propulsion.

Ranking Categories

The companies in this category have been working on developing innovative navigation systems such as air droppable sonobuoys, developing space-based maritime surveillance as well as developing relay ground stations.


The companies in this category have been working on developing innovative propulsion technology such as an automated kite-assisted propulsion as well as prototype propeller blades for future battle-ready ships.


The companies in this category have been working on developing robotic systems such as modular uncrewed vessels, human-robotic interfaces as well as robots for underwater missions.


The companies in this category have been working on developing innovative weapons systems, such as semi-active laser seekers, LRASM SL rocket upgrades to booster and motor technology as well as cyber tools and solutions.