The judges remarked that the commitment of Gekko Systems - which works extensively in Papua New Guinea and south-east Asia - to export is demonstrable. "Its marketing is professional and thorough in every respect and its capability to support large projects well developed," the judges said.
Managing director Elizabeth Lewis-Gray said the win was one for "innovation, a win for Australian manufacturing and a win for hard work and passion".
The Australian Export Awards are co-presented by Austrade, the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and CPA Australia. In its 54th year, the Australian Export Awards are one of country's most prestigious and longest-running business awards.
Other nominees in the category Gekko Systems was awarded were: Wilco Technologies, Blast Movement Technologies, Consep and Fortescue Metals Group.