Marine Surveyors & Compass Adjusters Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Captain Julian Mark Forrest Hopkinson

Australian / British

STCW 95 Master Class 1 Unlimited License
Bachelor Science (Hon’s) Degree in Maritime Studies, Major in Hydrographic Surveying
Australian Certificate of Recognition for Class 1 Unlimited License
Commonwealth Licensed Compass Adjuster
Registered AQIS Export Grain Ship Surveyor

Seagoing Experience:
Hydrographic / Seismic Survey, General Cargo, Bulk Carriers, Passenger and Expedition Vessels

Other Relevant Experience:
Navigational Analyst for Western Geophysical Hydrographic / Seismic Survey – two (2) years
Ten (10) years’ experience on Passenger vessels in capacity of Second Officer; Chief Officer, Safety Officer and Master
Trained in Confidence Marine Risk Assessment

Surveying Experience:
9 years with this Company – Partner in 2009
Oil Major Quantity Surveyor
P& I Surveys and Investigations
Heavy Lift Planning and Lashing Surveys
Pre-Towage Surveys
General Survey of imported and exported Breakbulk, Containerised and Vehicular Cargoes
Vessel Condition / Pre-purchase Inspections
Technical advisor and Contractor to the Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd
Lloyds FOBAS / GMT Bunker Surveyor
Hold Cleanliness Inspections for Ships’ Holds and Grain in Bulk – undergoing AQIS Authorised Officer Training
Consultative Studies and Risk Assessment of Hot Cargoes on Ships’ Structures
Consultative Studies on Sea-bottom Recovery