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Oceanwide Expeditions received AECO's Puffin Award 2014

by Oceanwide Expeditions News 15.10.2014

The Puffin Award is given to a member who throughout the year has helped AECO and contributed to the AECO membership.
Antarctic Peninsula

Oceanwide Expeditions has since 2013 collected 13 Puffins, and is a very worthy winner of AECO’s Puffin Award.

AECO’s Puffin Award was established in 2013 to encourage members of AECO to contribute to the association and membership, whenever they can. The contribution can be sharing information, helping other members, helping the secretariat, representing of behalf of AECO, promoting AECO, sponsoring and may other. Each contribution is awarded with one imaginary Puffin.


The member who has collected most Puffins throughout an operational year, receives the travelling trophy, The Running Puffin.

Mark van der Hulst and Troels Jacobsen representing Oceanwide Expeditions, received AECO's Puffin Award 2014. 

The Puffin Award is given to a member who throughout the year has helped AECO and contributed to the AECO membership. 

The bronze "Running Puffin" has been designed by Suzie March and is a gift to AECO given by Silversea Expeditions.


Text and photo's: AECO.


Oceanwide Expeditions is a member of AECO (Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators) and complies with environmental guidelines and regulations set by the organisation. Oceanwide Expeditions is dedicated to manage respectable, environmentally friendly and safe expeditions to the Arctic - Read more

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