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Technical Superintendent


Seeking a position as ( Technical Superintendent). Long Term Objective is to be in a recognized position in the Organization & the Shipping Industry, with challenging opportunities for organizing and managing, and to be able to utilize my technical, managerial & personal skills towards the organizational / Industrial betterment and business development.


From 2007 March – 2008 March Senior Project Supervisor

Mssrs GTRC, Bahamas

Looked after four new building Oil / Chemical Tankers Project in Korea for Clipper Group & looked after two

New Building Oil / Chemical Tankers Project in Korea for Unicorn Shipping.

From 2006 Aug – 2006 Dec Technical Manager

Mssrs Sea Lion Ship Management, Mumbai

Independently looking after a fleet of 7 Dry Cargo Vessels, Budget, All technical Issues, Statutory and Class requirement, Supply of Spares & Stores, Vessel Inspection, Vessel’s Performance, Dry Dock Specification.

From 2006 June – 2006 Aug Marine Consultant

Independently doing inspection of Maerks Line Chartered Container Vessels, Pre-purchase inspection, New Building Project Management.

From 2005 Dec - to 2006 May Technical Superintendent,

Mssrs Univan Ship Management, Hong Kong.

Independently managing a fleet of 6~7 ships including Pure Car Carriers, Bulk carriers & General Cargo.

Job responsibilities held-

? Plan and control all activities connected with safe and efficient operation of the vessel. Ensure the proper and timely support of company ships with regard to technical and nautical supplies, repairs and technical problems

? Report to the General Manager Technical / Technical Manager.

? Supervise Manager procurement Department, Technical Assistants and secretaries.

? Co-ordinate day to day operation of the vessels and coordinate with other departments for the smooth operation of the vessels.

? Evaluate deviations from norms and take measures to ensure operation of same, by familiarizing with the fundamental operating concepts of the deck and engine equipments of the vessels.

? Evaluate all incoming reports from the vessels. Identify areas which require immediate attention and take corrective actions.

? Control of consumption of stores and spares by the vessels and effect timely supply of same in coordination with the various suppliers after making a study of the cost with an attempt to contain the monthly operating cost budget.

? Closely monitor performance of all vessels and ensure that Charter party requirements are being fulfilled. Identify reasons for deviation and take remedial measures.

? Ensure all classification and statutory survey status is maintained, all surveys are carried out within the due dates and that all trading certificates are valid.

? Keep abreast with all regulatory requirements and keep the vessels suitably informed.

? Instruct & verify that regular safety drills pertaining to the various contingencies are being conducted.

? To assist in preparation of all necessary documentations pertaining to H&M and P&I insurance claims for vessels under his charge.

? Undertake technical inspections and reports on vessels condition, performance and operational readiness, formulate an upgradation plan and follow-up with the vessel.

? Planning and management of dry-dock and wet-dock repairs/renovations including prepare/ writing repair specifications and coordinate with various repair firms for effecting major repairs, if any, during the voyage without incurring delay to the vessel, including management of allocated repair and maintenance expenses against budget, oversight of technical purchases and deliveries. Conduct analysis of repair yard tenders. On site supervision of work undertaken by repair yards and report on work when completed. Negotiation and approval of invoices in consultation with senior management and clients.

? Oversee corrective action of non-conformities raised at internal and external audits against technical procedures of the Safety Management System (SMS).

? Evaluate the performance of crew on board and maintain their records in the office.

? Ensure that all items pertaining the safety and pollution prevention are regularly checked with the aim of achieving high standards of safe and pollution free voyages.

? Work on the operating budgets of vessels. Monitor monthly operating costs of the vessels and verify within budget.

? Incident & Root cause analysis, Internal Audits of ships & office, Investigate major machinery failures, accidents and defect reports.

? Deal with contingencies.

From 2005 March – 2005 Dec Marine Surbveyor,

Mssrs Bureau Veritas Classification Society. India

Job responsibilities held-

• Independently Marine Survey of Ship’s in Service ( Class and Statutory), New Building & Damage Survey.

• As Head of the Marine Surveyor in regional office, was responsible of Ship in Service Marine Survey, Damage Survey and Equipment of Marine Application Survey, Certification of Class Approved Companies.

• ISM and ISPS Audit for Company and Ship.

• ISO Audit of Company.

From 1999 Sept – 2004 Dec Chief Engineer,

Mssrs Executive Shipmanagement, Singapore

Mssrs Five Star Shipping Company, India.

Job responsibilities held-

• Maintenance and repairs:

Manage and direct the running, maintenance and repair of:-

1) Main Propulsion machinery / engine and auxiliary equipments.

2) Auxiliary engines / generators / Power distribution system.

3) Main and Auxiliary air compressors & control air systems.

4) Fuel Oil and Lube oil Purifiers. Fuel and Oil transfer system and equipment.

5) Pumps and pumping system, Sewage Plant.

6) Auxiliary boiler, Incinerator and Exhaust Gas Economiser including water analysis and Chemical treatment of boiler and Main engine cooling water system.

7) Fresh water generator.

8) Windlass and mooring equipments / machinery.

9) Hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

10) Lifeboat motors / engines, Emergency air compressor and emergency fire pumps. Preventive maintenance of firefighting and safety equipment.

11) Cargo gear & machinery, hatch hydraulic machinery and steering gear.

12) Fire and smoke detection and alarm system.

13) Automation and UMS system / internal communication system.

14) Alarms and plant shutdown systems.

15) Galley and Hotel equipments.

16) Air Conditioning and refrigeration system / plant/ Elevators. Refrigerated Containers.

• Personnel Management:

Man management and effective man power utilisation to achieve economy and efficiency. Develop subordinate staff through personal contact, guidance and own professional example.

• Quality Assurance:

Implement safety & quality assurance system on board the vessel to comply with Company policies & ISM codes. Review Quality management systems as implemented, suggest improvements & report effectiveness of same directly to the Company S&Q manager. Ensure subordinate staff are aware of company policies and vessel is prepared at all times for QM / ISM audits.

• Planning and Budgeting:

To carry out Cost Estimation (in consultation with supt), planning and execution of major repair activities undertaken.

• Watch Keeping & Duty Allocation:

Ensure watch engineer duties are carried out safely and effectively; ensure Engine room is manned safely during maneuvering. Take personally and ensure watch engineers daily rounds of all machinery in Engine room and Deck are taken to check for safe and satisfactory operation of the same.

• Spares and Stores:

Prepare timely requisitions and ordering of Spares, consumable stores, Lube and fuel oil, considering budget aspects.

• Drydocking and Repair specifications:

Prepare defect lists, absolutely fool proof repair specifications to eliminate hidden costs. Prepare job plans for drydocking and ensure targets set are completed effectively. Prepare Drydocking reports in detail.

• Planned Maintenance Systems:

Implementation of Computer based PMS by customising to ships specifications, maintenance and updation of same. Assisted surveyors in approval of the Implemented PMS. Use Condition monitoring instruments and plan maintenance as required.

• Communication skills:

Strong Communication skills for Communicating with Multinational Managers, Superintendents, Manufacturers, Surveyors, Insurance Party Underwriters, P & I, Port State Control, repair contractors, drydock contractors etc

From 1992 – to 1999 Marine Engineer Officer (2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th Engineer)

Mssrs Mitsui OSK Lines, HongKong

Mssrs Great Circle, Thailand

Mssrs Orient Ship Management, HongKong.

• Progressed throughout the engineering ranks, responsible to the Chief Engineer for the safe and efficient operation / maintenance of Main propulsion units & auxiliaries, training of subordinates, maintain cleanliness of Engine room in compliance with MARPOL Regulations and acted as designated safety officer on board.


? Mercantile Marine Dept (Govt of India), 1st Class Certificate of Competency (1997)

? Member of Indian Institute of Marine Engineers

? Marine Engineering Training from Directorate of Marine Engineering Training (1987-1991)

First Class with Distinction, Runners Up PGM, 7th Rank.

Bachelor of Science from Calcutta University.

? West Bengal Board of Higher Secondary Education.

? West Bengal Board of Secondary Education.


? Diploma in Auto CAD, Jabuvpur University.

? ISM Course, Bureau Veritas.

? ISPS Course, Bureau Veritas.

? Auditors / Lead Auditors training course for Quality Management System (ISO 9000), Bureau Veritas.

? STCW courses as follows:-

• Survival at sea

• Medical First Aid

• Specialised tanker safety course

• Advance Gas Carrier Course

• Advanced Fire Fighting

• Proficiency in Survival Craft

• Personnel Safety and Social Responsibilities.


Computer literate, numerate and extremely competent with Microsoft Office Products – MS Word, MS Excel, Paint Brush & Power point presentations etc. Good in creating complex calculation programs on Excel and making Business & tutorial Presentations. Draw excellent technical drawings with MS paint brush.

Typing skills – speed 60wpm. Good aptitude to pick up, understand and use new softwares and applications. Can extensively use Internet to find & retrieve information and effectively use same.



• English

• Hindi

• Bengali

Hobby :

Reading Technical Books

Kolkata, West Bengal,
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