Hittesh Gupta - Master Mariner

Hittesh Gupta - Master Mariner
  • Master’s certificate (Class 1)
  • Diploma in Nautical Sciences
  • All mandatory STCW/Offshore courses
  • ISM Internal Auditor course

Hittesh has a diverse experience of the shipping Industry, having starting the journey at sea in 1998 to working up the chain of command in major shipping companies to last 1.5 years at sea offshore Brazil on an FPSO.

A move ashore in November 2012 resulted in exposure to the various facets of marine issues resulting in on board attendance for technical/operational investigation, monitoring salvage operations, consultancy, pre vetting surveys, Navigational and ISM audits and support during court & arbitration proceedings.

He has worked extensively for H&M underwriters and leading P&I Clubs undertaking Entry and Follow up Conditional Surveys, Hull and Machinery survey, Pre Purchase/Off Hire /On Hire surveys & Pre-vetting Inspections of vessels across the spectrum and provided an assessment of their Cargo/ Sea worthiness – Oil, Chemical, Gas tankers, Containers, General cargo, AHTV, FPSO, Jack up rigs and Supply vessels.

Apart from having deep understanding of the oil tankers, having served on product/crude oil tankers and offshore on a FPSO, he is also a resident expert in management of distressed cargoes from the container ship casualties having being involved with casualties such as Hanjin Italy, San Felipe, Caroline Maersk, Hanjin Aqua, Safmarine Meru, TS Taipei, MSC Daniela & Kea Trader.

Contact Details

+ 65 6224 1731

+65 9722 9886

[email protected]


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