Expertise.

With over twenty years of experience in the Marine Industry, I am confident in my capabilities in inspecting and consulting about the condition of any marine vessel. I am qualified as a Chief Marine Engineer and, with this credential, I have the necessary expertise to conduct damage surveys, project risk management, audits, and inspections.

Sectors

I have been working across the following sectors:

  • Commercial Shipping

  • Oil & Gas

  • Offshore Renewable

  • ​Financial & Legal

  • Pleasure Boating.

  • Ports, Harbours, & Infrastructure

My knowledge & experience encompass:

Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering

  • Conceptual Design and Feasibility Studies.

  • Hull Design, stability calculation,  powering, and seakeeping. 

  • Engineering & System Design, Failure Mode Effect Analysis reports for ships and onboard systems.

  • Machinery and Equipment Failure investigations and analysis.

  • Regulatory Compliance  

  • Evaluation of repair specification and appraisal of the estimated cost of repair and conversion, provide steelwork calculation and NDE examinations

Maritime Safety Audits & Inspections

  • Yachts and Small CraftsPre-Purchase, On/Off Hire, Condition, Hull & Machinery Damage surveys, New Build and Pre-Delivery Surveys.

  • Commercial Shipping - Pre-Purchase, On/Off Hire, Condition, Hull & Machinery Damage surveys, Ultrasonic Tightness Testing of Hatch Covers, and Flag State Inspections.

  • IMCA eCMID and MISW Surveys.

  • ISM/ISPS/MLC/ISO Audits.

Risk & Project Management

  • Suitability of barges, and ocean vessels to ensure risk-free and safe transportation,

  • Loading and unloading of cargoes onto vessels

  • Securing of cargo such as power generation, off-shore, mining, wind farms, and petrochemical plants.

Maritime Education & Training

Yacht Surveyor

Not being restricted merely to consultancy and engineering, I took the initial turn in my career life, as a Senior Maritime Lecturer at the University of Trinidad and Tobago, in the year 2012; and subsequently as an assistant professor at State University of New York - Maritime College in charge of the Maritime Operation - Engine USCG unlimited license, then a director for the LNG Center of Excellence.

I have many years of experience working in the field of  Maritime Training and Education,  been involved in many specialist training packages, and delivered them to various international clients, in association with Lloyd’s Maritime Academy and The International Institute of Marine Surveying IIMS, my training materials have been delivered through Classroom and Web-based distance learning platforms for the maritime industry.

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