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Hittesh Gupta

Principal Surveyor (Head of Casualty Investigation)

Hittesh Gupta

Principal Surveyor (Head of Casualty Investigation)

+65 6517 6800
+65 9727 3410

With over 23-years of experience in the shipping industry, Hittesh has a deep understanding of marine surveying having served on product and crude oil tankers and offshore oil & gas production units. He has worked extensively for underwriters and leading P&I Clubs undertaking casualty investigations across the full spectrum of vessels and provided assessments of their Cargo / Seaworthiness – Oil, Chemical, Gas tankers, Containers, General cargo, AHTV, FPSO, Jack-up rigs and Supply vessels.

Hittesh Gupta is also a Subject Matter Expert in container casualties taking an active role in emergency response, investigation, distressed cargo management and assisting in General Average. He has extensively handled container casualties resulting from Stow Collapses, Containership fires, Collisions and Grounding.

Discipline

Consultant Master Mariner

Surveyor since

2012

Specialisms
  • Container Casualty Management
  • Tanker and Terminal Safety
  • FPSO operations and Safety
  • Liquid Cargo Handling – Quantity and Quality Disputes
  • Vetting Compliance Audits
  • Internal ISM and ISPS Audits – Ships and Offices
  • Risk Review and Condition Surveys
  • Pre-purchase Inspection
  • Damage Surveys
  • Personal Injury Claims
  • Collisions Investigations
  • Remote (VDR assessment)
  • Live Navigational Audits
Languages

English, Hindi, Punjabi

+65 6517 6800
+65 9727 3410