I am a profesional licensed Motor Vessel Sea Captain, Not a hobbyist! Over the last 27 years I have done captain services and yacht delivery for various motor vessels’ in blue and coastal waters from the Gulf of Mexico / Panama / British Columbia to Alaska. With thousands of nautical miles logged.
Experienced in all onboard electronics, including Global Positioning Systems Chart-plotter, AIS transceivers, radar, auto pilot, stabilizers, computer navigation, sonar, as well as Coastal Navigation with paper raster charts. Management and training of crew, I have many years of experience with vessel engineering, electrical (AC/DC) diesel engines, crane operation, twenty three years as a mechanic, eleven years as a senior computer systems engineer. I’m familiar with deck duties and all working systems on a vessel. I pick up on new or unfamiliar systems or technology promptly. I am also actively enrolled in a maritime drug testing consortium and submit to random drug and alcohol testing.