Working and leading a team in a reputed Marine Technical industry.
* November 2006 – present: Technical Superintendent AKRON TRADE & TRANSPORTATION - FUJAIRAH UAE
Remarks: interrupted from June 2007 to September 2007 for forming, opening and start operating a private luxury mega yacht management company DELMA Shipping Limited Yachts LLC - Abu Dhabi UAE
* January 2003 – November 2006: Technical Superintendent DUBAI SHIPPING CO. L.L.C. – DUBAI UAE
Reason of resignation – the company change policy and give the vessels to a 3rd party management. Presently DSC is closed.
All my seaman activity with DSC LLC (Dec 1999 - November 2002) was onboard oil/chemical tankers. I took over as a 2nd Engineer a new build "Gulf Grace" spending 3 month before delivery in OKPO - Korea Shipyard and later working as a 2nd and C/E onboard. From January 2003 until December February 2005 I was working in the office for the same type of vessels.
More than 5 years experience on providing management supervision and coordinate with ship’s staff, for safe and efficient operation, maintenance and all types of repairs including dry-docking, survey certification of the company’s owned chartered and managed ships.
Working in organizations with operating Budgets of more than USD 50 Millions, with a sea staff of approximately 400.
Active involvement as Owner’s representative for a new building projects of 4 x 6200 DWT Oil Tankers, in terms of technical construction details and contract variations.
Carried out technical inspections of survey records, log books, machineries and hull, of vessels to be chartered or purchased by company. Prepare detailed monthly reports on ships’ performance, condition, expenditures and present results to the Management.
Prepare preliminary annual repairs / supply budgets for recommendatory approvals to the Management. Conduct Safety audits of chartered and managed fleet. Available 7 days a week 24 hours a day for technical assistance and response to shipping incidents and emergencies.
Computer skills at operational level with operational hands on experience for technical software i.e. Star-IPS, Amos, Doctor Engine, Class assigned websites and various Microsoft Office based software’s.
Collecting & building data base and implementation of new PMS for a fleet with 20 different sizes oil tanker company (STAR IPS – Norway).
Direct involving and participating in forming, opening and operating a new passenger ship/mega yacht management company. Obtaining all necessary preliminary DOC, ISM and ISPS documents in conjunction with Class and associates.
Established good contacts and relationships with Associates, Employees of other Departments / Division (level), Government Officials (level), Ship Agents, Contractor including ship yards.
Special business relationships established with LLOYD’S and DNV Classification Societies in UAE and overseas.
Active delegate as company representative for various seminars and conferences with Marine’s Technical and Management topics (SIS MARINE, AALBORG, WARTSILA, FRAMO, ABS, LLOYD’S).
1999- 2002 DUBAI SHIPPING CO. L.L.C. – DUBAI UAE
1997- 1999 TANKER PACIFIC – SINGAPORE
1996- 1997 PHOENIX CORPORATION – USA
1989-1996 ROMANIAN TANKER & BULK SHIPPING CO
1985-1989 NAVROM Shipping Co. - ROMANIA
1981 – 1985 MARINE ACADEMY “MIRCEA CEL BATRAN” – ELECTRO MECHANICAL DIVISION – CONSTANTA, ROMANIA
1977 - 1981 MARINE MILITARY HIGH SCHOOL “A.I. CUZA” – CONSTANTA
LRQA ISO 9001:2000 Series Auditor/Lead Auditor Training Course (Certified, in progress for IRCA certification) – Dubai U.A.E. 2005;
ISPS CODE – Maritime Security (Introductory Awareness) – Dubai U.A.E. 2004;
Training Seminar Course for Operation and Maintenance of FRAMO Cargo Pumping System – Dubai U.A.E. 2004;-FRAMO
Training Course – Okpo, Korea, 2000-WARTSILA – SULZER Engines RTA type;
Holder of License : MARITIME CHIEF ENGINEER OFFICER– ON SHIPS POWERED BY M.E. OF 3000 KW OR MORE/STCW Regulation III/2, No. 518, Issue: 28.06.2001,
Authority: MINISTRY OF PUBLIC WORKS, TRANSPORTS AND HOUSING, THE INSPECTORATE OF CIVIL NAVIGATION- ROMANIA
Endorsement: ABV 99 02061 Issue: 25.06.2002
-Specialized Training For Chemical Tankers No.0001674/27.04.2002
-Specialized Training For Oil Tankers No. 0004734/04.05.2002
-Personal Survival Techniques No.0000324/26.04.2001
-Medical First Aid No. 0008715/05.05.2001
-Proficiency In Survival Craft And Rescue Boats, Other Than Fast Rescue Boats No. 0000642/28.04.2001
-Prevention Of Pollution Of The Marine Environment-Marpol 73/78- No. 0000313/02.05.2001
-Engine Room Simulator No.0000013/23.03.2001
-Personal Safety And Social Responsibilities On Board Ships No. 0003676/08.06.2001
-Transport And Handling Of Dangerous, Hazardous And Harmful Cargoes No. 0005224/04.04.2001
-Maritime English-Problem Of Communication In Human Relationship No.0000148/04.04.2001
Advanced Fire-Fighting No. 0002706/29.06.2001
-Fast Going Rescue Boat Lider No.0151/18.09.1998
-Oil Tankers No. Stk 1860/21.05.02
-Chemical Tankers No. Stk 1861/21.05.2002
management, working without supervision (see work experience)
Mr. Archie Smiley – (ex Technical Manager Dubai Shipping) Head Of Technical Shipping QATAR GAS Mob: +9745808394
Mr. Robert Ferguson – Head of MSEQ – (Dubai Shipping) /Gulf Energy Maritime
Mr. Brian Smith – Ex Head of Fleet – (Dubai Shipping)/Gulf Energy Maritime
Mr. Jim Hayer – Ex General Manager – ( Dubai Shipping)/ Gulf Energy Maritime