A comprehensive range of independent marine surveying and consultancy services.
Ocean Time Marine partners with Ayman Alakakwi at Consult Maritime LLC to deliver Marine Consultants and Surveyors services to the Maritime industry both in the United States and overseas.
Ayman Alakakwi is an expert in maritime safety with a combination of technical and management experience, and substantial success in Academia (Maritime Education & Training).
During a maritime industry career spanning over 20 years, Ayman earned a reputation of honesty; hand on leadership; and practical engineering solutions – with a special emphasis on safety management, operational risk, and human factors. He developed a broad knowledge in all aspects of ship inspections and marine engineering failures involving commercial shipping, workboats, and pleasure crafts (inland, coastal and international waterways), he has a practical knowledge of how the problem arises and the technical principles underlying their solutions, he has been onboard ships and understand their design and operational aspects.
He is trained as a Lead Auditor for different ISO standards (ISO 9001, 14000, and 50001), he is a lead auditor for maritime management systems (ISM/MLS/ISPS)
Ayman is also an experienced Chief Mariner Engineer with 10 years of sailing experience on a wide variety of vessel types and sizes (Bulk Carriers, Oil Tankers, and Container Ships), he is a Chartered Engineer CEng. (U.K. Engineering Council) and a Chartered Marine Engineer, with an interdisciplinary research Master degree in Engineering and Management from the University of Portsmouth (U.K.), with a thesis on safety and environmental compliances in ship conversion projects.
He is a member at the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology IMarEST, member at the Royal Institution of Naval Architects RINA, and a member at the International Institute of Marine Surveying IIMS