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Joined shipping in 1990 as deck cadet with the prestigious VshipsQubec first batch.Completed 2nd mates in 93/94 and sailed in various ranks on board many typesoftankers including LPG, vegetable oil, crude and product oils. Did service on Very large crude carriers also. Helped recover distressed fishermen in the south china sea.
In 2000 established " VijayaDurga Software & Marine services" and did many contracts with the Indian navy, forest dept and MPEDA. During that time established a radio link using repeaters between three districts for the forest dept. Did AMC for sophisticated marine related computers for the Indian navy.Finally sold off the company for a handsome profit in 2005.
During above period also completed Chief mates FG certification and joined the container trade as mate on board a vsl. Did service on OSVsamudrika 10 as mate during same period.
From 2006 to 2008 worked as a general manager for Akash jyothipvt ltd, a marine lube oil supply company. Then rejoined shipping and completed Masters FG in 2010. Presently sailing as master in container ,bulk carriers , general cargo vessels and DP class vessels.
Hope this gives a clear idea about myself and looking forward to a positive reply from your kind selves.