A dedicated Marine Engineer for the last 18 years who has been involved in various unconventional projects like facilitating the emergency response team in a salvage situation,taking over management surveys for both new built vessels and change management,conducting gap analysis in organization Safety standards and implementing changes to improve processes.
He has extensive dry docking experience and has handled various Pre-Vetting/SIR/CDI /USCG Coastguard Inspections/COC Renewals/FSI Inspections .He is a certified Internal Auditor for ships and shipping companies for ISM Code, ISPS Code , ILO MLC 2006, ISO 9001, 14001 & OHAS 18001 Management systems.
He is equipped with a Master’s degree in business administration and have congregated a multidimensional perspective on critical organizational issues.
Capt Manjit Handa
Bulk carrier Master with extensive experience in dry cargo trade. He last sailed as a Shipmaster on a Panamax bulk carrier. He is presently working with CAG Shipping Services for ships calling at ports on the Queensland and NSW coast as a Marine Surveyor and Consultant.
During his merchant navy career of 16 years, he has had the experience of working all types of dry cargoes such as grain, ores, coal, logs, woodchips and general cargo. He has also served on Crude oil tankers and product tankers.
Capt. Handa is qualified as an ISM/ISPS/MLC Auditor, certified by DNV/GL. He is also qualified as a Lead Auditor of Quality Management Systems 9001-2015, certified by the British Standards Institute. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Ship Brokers with interest in shipping laws in the maritime field. He is also accredited by Rightship.
As a Merchant Naval Officer, Capt. Handa has an in-depth experience in all aspects of shipboard Safety Management Systems, commercial operations, audits and inspections.