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Murray Fenton India scales another height

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Capt Kapil Dev Bahl

Capt Kapil Dev Bahl

Murray Fenton India, the Technical Services division of Bibby Ship Management (India) Pvt. Ltd, has been appointed by a consortium of banks as “Lenders Independent Engineers” for the prestigious ABG Shipyard Project.

This project will require the Murray Fenton India team to monitor the construction of vessels, ship lift projects and expenditure at the ABG shipyards – Magdalla and Dahej – as well as oversee financial disbursements to the yard.

Bibby Ship Management has mobilised a team of experts, including naval architects, ship yard specialists and procurement personnel to work on the contract.

Capt. Purnendu Shorey (Head of Technical Services) said: “We wish to establish ourselves as experts in this field and provide such services to financial institutions and ship yards in the near future.” Capt Kapil Dev Bahl, Director, added: “It is a very commendable achievement and very satisfying to see the young team taking the company ahead.”

Prakash Agarwal, Managing Director, said he was confident that Capt Kapil Dev Bahl and his team would deliver the desired level of service to the clients. “It is the beginning of new chapter in Bibby’s 207 year old history, ” he said. “This contract will take Bibby Ship Management India into a new league. It is a significant achievement indeed.”

Prakash Agarwal

Prakash Agarwal

Bibby Ship Management (India) has grown over the last 10 years into a high quality provider of services in the areas of Mariner & Offshore Training; Ship and Crew Management; Travel; Marine & Offshore Surveying as well as Port Agency.



Murray Fenton (India) is located in Mumbai and offers a wide range of marine surveying services, including:

  • Marine Hull – Damage surveys; loss assessment; casualty investigation; ship condition surveys, including ultrasonic testing of hatch covers
  • Marine Cargo – Damage surveys, loss assessment and quantification of dry, liquid and gas cargo; container surveying
  • Warranty – Transportation of heavy lifts and over-dimensional cargo; towage approvals
  • Engineering – Machinery or boiler breakdown; contractor’s all risk; loss of profit
  • Fire & Allied Perils – Consequential loss; assessment of material damage to plant, machinery or stock
  • Offshore audits such as FMEA, vessel assurance and acceptance audits
  • Sire inspections
  • Vetting inspections
  • New build supervision
  • Pre-purchase inspection
  • Bibby Ship Management provides marine solutions to the global maritime industry
  • Operates in 16 locations in 8 countries – UK, Isle of Man, India, Norway, Philippines, Singapore, Sweden, Ukraine
  •  Part of the Bibby Line Group that has been in shipping for over 200 years
  •  Dedicated maritime training centres – India & Ukraine

Manages over 60 vessels including:

  • Product Tankers
  • Oil & Gas Carriers
  • Anchor Handling
  • PSV’s
  • RSV’s
  • DSV’s
  • Jack-up Rigs
  • Container RO-RO
  • Bulk Carriers
  • Accommodation barges
  • c50% of vessels are in the offshore industry

Marine Services include:

  •  Technical Management
  • Crew Management
  • Crew Supply
  • Training
  • Travel
  • Statutory Management
  •  Cadet Management
  • Payroll
  • Consultancy
  • Industrial Relations
  • Ship Lay-Up Solutions
  • Yacht Management
  • Marine and Offshore Surveying

•             c4, 000 seafarers / c300 onshore staff

•             Recently acquired GAC Travel

PrintFor more information visit: www.bibbyshipmanagement.com

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