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Dockyard Engineering/Development Manager


To obtain employment in a shipbuilding/repair company(preferably in the Middle East)in a Development/Project Manager Role.


I am a mechanical engineer (Australian Citizen) with land-based marine engineering qualificationss and experience involving shipbuilding/repair project management, naval architecture and quality assurance.

I have worked in dockyards in Colombo, Sri Lanka and in Newcastle, Australia as Project Engineer and Works Manager and have managed shipyard expansion projects as well as ship design/construction aspects. I have managed a DKr 36 million shipyard development project at Colombo Dockyard Ltd Sri Lanka which involved setting up a new shipbuilding facility for 3000 DWT vessels, improvements to drydocks and new repair workshops, which was a great success.

In Australia I have managed ship conversion/repair projects on both commercial and Naval ships, which included cost estimation, project management including liaison with Owners, Superintendents and Ship Classification Society surveyors. I also did some design work, which included preparing a preliminary design for adding a heli-deck to the Navy ship HMAS Jervoise Bay etc.


BSC (Engineering) in Mechanical Engineering Second Class Honours (Upper Division) in Sri Lanka

Naval Architecture course in Japan

MBA (Technology Management), Australia

MSC (Explosives Ordnance Engineering), UK


Member of the Institution of Engineers Australia [MIE Aust],

Chartered Professional Engineer [CP Eng]

ex. MIMECH E CEng (UK)

ex. MIMarE (UK)

ex. MRINA (UK)


Naval Architecture/ship design skills

ship conversion project management skills

Shipyard development/expansion project management skills

Quality system management skills


Due to my broad skill sets, I would be able to deliver quality outcomes to any shipyard/dockyard, which is involved in infrastructure development/expansion.

BELLA VISTA (Sydney), New South Wales,
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