Master DPO on, preferably DSVs. Presently have 5 yrs experience as Master on, mainly DSV
(i) 249 days (2988 Hours) as a Training DPO on GTV Samudra Sarvekshak, Class 2 DP, Drill & Diving ship fitted with Kongsberg SDP 21 DP System .The ship was employed only in the Drilling mode and operated in the oil/gas fields in the West and East Coast of India.
(ii) 684 Hours as DPO on DMS Conquest, Class2 DP, Construction and Diving support Vessel, fitted with Kongsberg SDP 21 DP System. These hours were gained on Construction duties in the Al Shaheen Field under Charter to Maersk Oil Qatar.
(iii) 696 Hours as DPO on M.V. Team Muscat, Class2 DP, Construction and Diving support Vessel, fitted with Kongsberg SDP 21 DP System. The ship was under Charter to Petroleum Marine Services (PMS),Egypt and the tasks were undertaken for the platforms of PETROBEL and GUPCO (Gulf Petroleum Company) in the fields of East Mediterranean and Gulf of Suez.
(iv) 336 Hours as Sr. DPO on M.V. Team Muscat, Class2 DP, Construction and Diving support Vessel, fitted with Kongsberg SDP 21 DP System. This job was for ROV Operations for the GUPCO fields in the Gulf of Suez. The ROV job involved GVI (General Visual Inspections), FMD (Flooded Member Detection) and CP (Cathodic Protection) examinations of various platforms.
(v) 102 hours as SDPO/Ch Offr DPO on DSV Khattaf,DP Class2, Saturation Diving/ROV and DSV Al Huwaila,DP Class 1,Air diving/ROV. System SDP 21 and ADP 21 respectively.
(vi) 180 hours as DPO on DP Gulmar Eagle, Class 2 DP DSV, Air Diving (Grouting) off Karg Island,Iran. SDP 21
(vii) 2364 hrs on board DSV Gulmar Falcon as DPO/ SDPO, Class 2 DP - DSV, Saturation diving in the Gulf of Mexico. As DPO = 1116 hours and as SDPO=1248 Hours.
(viii) Command Experience : I was promoted as Master on 06th August 2007 and have the following Command experience. 3144 hrs on board DSV Gulmar Falcon, Class 2 DP - DSV, Saturation diving (2645 T- GRT). 158 hrs on board Gulmar Badaro, Floatel, DP 2 (12518 T-GRT). (Charters with British Gas (Tunisia), Pemex, Mexssub, Mariner, Enterprise, Williams Energy, etc. 474 hrs on Gulmar Condor (4070 T-GRT), DP2, MPV, in the Gulf of Mexico with Oceanografia SA de CV & Gabon; 168 hrs on new built Gulmar Atlantis for commissioning, diving trials and acceptance for first Charter with Petrobras, Brazil
Master-MSc (Defence and Strategic studies): Madras University
Bachelor's degree:BSc (Jawaharlal University)
Certificate of Competency (unlmited) from India
Endorsement of CoC fro Marshall Is and Panama Flag.
STCW 95 compliant certificates-have worked in GoM (USA) for about 4 years as Master for 3 yrs. Have a valid B1 (OCS) visa.
Safe Gulf cert