Capt. Sanjeev Kumar Gupta

Surveyor, Consultant
Fernandes Maritime Consultants, LLC

Areas of Specialization:

Investigations into Collisions, Groundings, and Fire casualties, and Forensic analysis.

Hull and machinery damage and repair surveys, Personal Injury and Dock damage surveys.

Liquid, gas and solid cargo surveys. SIRE inspections and pre-vetting audits as per OCIMF standards. Carry out CDI Chemical and CDI Gas internal and pre-vetting audits.

Vetting Surveys, Condition Surveys, Loss Control, Dry-docking. Pre-Purchase surveys.

Safety, Pollution and Environment Compliance. ISM, ISPS, ISO 9001, 14001, 18001, and QHSE Audits. Implement and carry out training for ISM onboard. Risk Assessment, implementation, Risk Matrix evaluation and STOP (Safety Training Observation Program) assessment.

Implementation and training for environmental aspect, pollution prevention as per SOPEP, SMPEP, VRP standards, compliance with USCG and CFR requirements.

Education and Professional Qualifications:

Master’s (FG) Unlimited on Merchant Ships.

Bachelor of Science: National Defence Academy, (India’s “West Point”).

Bachelor of Nautical Science: From Mumbai University, India.

IRCA certified Lead Auditor for Quality Management System- ISO 9001:2008 (with Lloyd’s Register).

IRCA certified Lead Auditor for Environmental Management System – ISO14001: 2004 (with DNV-GL).

DNV-GL certified ISM internal auditor.

DNV-GL certified ISPS internal auditor.

FAA certified Drone Pilot.


Professional Experience:

Marine Surveyor & Consultant; 2015 to present.

Marine Superintendent; 2014 to 2015.

Sailing experience: Vessel Master and other Navigation ranks; 2005 to 2014.

Type of vessels: Oil Tankers – VLCCs/Aframax Tankers.

Navigation, Communications and Weapons Officer; Indian Navy (Submarine Arm)





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