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Jaya Kanniah

Master Mariner


Master Mariners




Jaya joined LOC in 2013, and is a Master Mariner and accredited OVID surveyor based in Perth.

Jaya has over 20 years’ seagoing experience on tankers and containers vessels.  He also has additional experience as SBM pilot/assessor and rig and barge – mover/assessor, managing a fleet of primary and secondary offshore support vessels and contract holder of OSV’s.

He is also actively involved in planning and execution of project and drilling campaign logistics, marine assurance for vessels and rigs, and was a member of an oil major global rig start-up team.

Since joining LOC, Jaya has been involved in a wide range of marine consultations and surveys for the offshore and general shipping industries, which includes incident investigation, operating as client’s marine representative for rig moves, and carried out various vessel and MODU surveys.