Capt Sanjay Khopkar
Owner Canopus Marine Consultantcy
Singapore based Liner Company owning and operating over 140 liner vessels. Employed on the ‘C’ class vessels of 7000 teu. Was encompassed a task to set up the Safety Management system on board a new delivered vessel.
Singapore/Chennai based Ship Management Company, then managing a fleet of 12 liner vessels.
Sailed a master mariner on 7000 teu vessels. Was associated with 2 dry docs –Renewal surveys, Reviewing of the company SMS especially related to Navigation and have credited to 2 DCR’S following change in the vessel Navigation Procedures related to Passage Planning and Pre Arrival/Dep procedures
Vancouver based liner Ownership Company operating and managing over 80 vessels.
Had a long career growth with the company where extensive ship management knowledge was gained through exposure to numerous dry docks, new vessel sea trials and delivery. A brief ship yard exposure during sea trials. Undertook an elaborate company programme with Nautical Institute in preparing for ship command.
Was recalled in Sept 2011 as a part of a team for the handover of company managed vessel Maersk Moncton to MSC on third party bareboat charter. Strict adherence of protection of ML policies was undertaken during handover to MSC management.
INTERNAL AUDITING ISM ISPS AND MLC
MASTER MARINER CLASS 1 UNLIMITED
HND NS Marine eligibility leading to class 1 master licence.Given Scotvec exams to obtain HND
Induction of company Safety Management system on new vessels in management and reviewing the system to achieve total compliance policy in adherence to new legislations and codes