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Marine Institute Faculty


Aries International Maritime Research Institute

Anoop CR - is an alumnus of Cochin University of Science and Technology. He has over 13 years of technical experience, starting his career at ABG Shipyard Ltd., Surat, handling the design as well as production part of various new building projects. In Brilliant Seagull Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, he was the Senior Technical Advisor dealing with DG Shipping, MMD and Classification societies. He also has experience in conversion of barges, modification of existing structures & inspections, making statutory drawings and handling the floating dock for ship dry docking and repair. He is acquainted with ship design softwares like FORAN, AUTOSHIP, stability software GHS.

Reshma Rajeev - completed her B.Tech. in Naval Architecture & Ship Building from Cochin University of Science and Technology in 2004. Since then she was working with Design office at Aries Marine, Sharjah, handling the basic design. Currently she is working with Aries Marine, Kochi, handling the ship stability part. She is acquainted with design softwares like AUTOSHIP & STAAD.

Ramakrishnan.K.V - is a Graduate Naval Architect with a Bachelors in Marine Engineering and a Masters Degree in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering. He has a total of five years  work experience in the field of Ship Building, Ship Design. He started his career as a Naval Architect with Marino Navale Consultancy, Kochi where he was involved in Ship Stability and Design. He then worked as a Ship Design Engineer for SKA Marine Services, where he was involved in the Initial Design of Ships. Later, He joined AMET University, as an Assistant Professor with the Department of Naval Architecture and Offshore Engineering where he taught various subjects including Marine Engineering, Piping Engineering, Ship Design Calculations etc. He is a member with RINA and has published technical papers in various publications.  He has knowledge about various Ship Design software including TRIBON, AutoShip, Maxsurf, Solidworks, SESAM, Autocad.

Jaxon Thomas - is an Electrical & Electronics Engineer with more than twelve years experience in a wide variety of electrical design, documentation, estimation, installation, maintenance, and fault diagnosis, repairs & construction supervision and commissioning of marine electrical equipment and systems. Currently, he is the Dy. General Manager of Aries Marine and Engineering Services, Sharjah.

Arun V. Menon - is a Marine Engineer with P.G in Pre-Sea Marine Engineering Training and Marine Engineer Officer Class IV (Motor) - Certificate of Competency. He has excellent technical and analytical expertise with 15+ years of professional experience. During his tenure he has attended numerous training which have added edge to his technical competency. Currently, he is the Operations Manager of Aries Marine and Engineering Services, Dubai.

Robin Syriac - is B-Tech (NA& SB) and is currently pursuing MSc in Offshore Engineering. Before joining Aries Group of Companies he worked as a Naval Architect with M/s Larsen & Tourbo Ltd, Baroda. Currently, Manager - Offshore Design division of Aries Marine and Engineering Services, Sharjah, he has also been a part of various challenging offshore projects at Aries, providing exemplary results. Syriac is also well versed with latest Naval Architect, strength analysis and mooring software.

Capt Jegadeesh is a Master Mariner with over 26 years of extensive experience in Ship Management, Ship agency, Maritime Training, Quality Management, Port / Vessel Operations, Marine Inspection & Team Management.He has more than 22 years of sailing experience on various kinds of vessels such as Bulk carriers, Tankers, Container vessels, General cargo vessels, Forest product carriers, LPG vessels of which more than 10 years in command. He was involved in various vessel take overs, ISM audits, vetting inspections and Dry dock activities. During his shore tenure, he was involved in vessel agency operations, Chartering, Port captaincy, supervision of Loading/Unloading operations of various heavy project cargoes, Yachts etc. He was faculty in Maritime studies for various courses in MMTI, Mumbai and Aquatech Istitute of Maritime studies, NewDelhi. He was the visiting faculty for various Simulator and STCW courses in Eurotech Maritime Academy, Cochin.