Alan joined LOC in 2010, and is an incorporated marine engineer and a senior consultant based in Dubai.
Alan holds a British Class I Marine Engineer (Motor) certificate and has over 30 years’ experience in the marine and offshore sectors. He has held positions as engineer superintendent, project manager, project engineer, and sea-going chief engineer. He has experience of all types of offshore operations. Alan has 19 years as Chief Engineer, 15 on DP vessels, and has experience of multiple system types.
Alan has authored DP FMEA/FMECA studies, prepared and conducted numerous system trials and has experience with system upgrades, FAT’s and system commissioning. He has project managed multi-vessel building programs from conception to delivery in Europe, the Middle East and the Far East.
Alan has completed numerous forensic investigations into marine machinery, crane and hull failures/damages for P&I and H&M underwriters. Alan also has extensive offshore warranty survey experience, particularly with FPSO towage and installation studies, loadout of deck modules and offshore heavy lifts.