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Sudhir Malhotra

Master Mariner


Master Mariners




Sudhir joined LOC in 2011, and is a Master Mariner and Associate based in London.

Sudhir has extensive seagoing experience on various types of vessel including cruise vessels, container vessels, crude oil tankers and bulk carriers. He also has several years’ experience ashore as a Marine Superintendent and Quality Manager with a blue-chip company operating over 100 Pure Car Carriers.

Since joining LOC in 2011, Sudhir has attended major casualties to perform investigations on behalf of P&I Clubs, lawyers and cargo interests and has provided expert advice and reports on a variety of cases including subsea asset damages, collisions, deck container collapses, car carrier losses and cargo hold fire on container ships. He has gathered experience with complex wreck removal operations.

Sudhir has acted as a Marine Consultant and as a Marine Warranty Surveyor carrying out a large number of condition surveys and pre-purchase surveys on a variety of vessels including tugs, supply vessels, semi-submersible heavy-lift vessels and barges. He has carried out CMID Inspections and suitability surveys on vessels prior to employment on offshore projects and has acted as Marine Warranty Surveyor for the loading and sea fastening of project cargoes.

Sudhir has experience in reviewing and approval of documentation, attendance and witnessing of towage approvals, load outs and transportation of offshore assets.