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Senior Consultant - Newbuild & Novel Technology

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Date: 12-Nov-2022

Location: Singapore, SG, 138588

Company: Lloyds Register


The Newbuild and Novel Technology Support Group is engaged with providing a wide spectrum of services to shipowners, charterers, shipyards, equipment makers. We provide comprehensive suite of services to support development of ship & offshore newbuilding projects, application of alternatives fuels (LNG, LPG, Methanol, Ammonia and Hydrogen) and engineering services towards adoption of energy saving devices, qualification of novel technologies (carbon capture, methane emissions abatement etc.)

Role Profile

In this role you will work as a key member of Newbuild & Novel Technology Support team supporting worldwide clients. You will provide clients with guidance in support of the activities related to newbuilding phase of a project including technical support on specification development, application of alternative fuels, compliance with upcoming GHG regulations, energy efficiency aspects etc. You will act as an interface between clients and internal technical teams essentially leading to Lloyd’s Register winning the newbuild project. In addition, you will provide technical services to bespoke consultancy activities as undertaken by the team.

Location of this role - Singapore

Key Responsibilities

  • Link the Newbuild & Novel Technology Support with other pre-contract and post-contract services, delivered to owners worldwide, achieving “One LR Service” offer to owners/charterers
  • Support shipowners, charterers, on review of technical specifications, undertake owner’s plan approval, advise on regulatory aspects and other services as required.
  • Co-ordinate specialist input from LR’s internal technical teams to clients and act as the focal point in order to deliver accurate, timely and expert advice.
  • Maintain comprehensive knowledge of current and upcoming regulations applicable to newbuild projects.
  • Undertake engineering review, technical analysis and studies, preparation of technical reports on various technologies, regulatory matters as required by specific projects.
  • Undertake project manager’s role and manage projects, ensuring service delivery in accordance with quality system requirements, cost structures and budgetary / contractual requirements.
  • Ensure consistency of service delivery within time frames and with accurate advice.

Preferred Profile

  • A degree within a relevant area of study from a recognised institution.
  • Preferably 7-10 years in the shipping industry with ship newbuilding site experience/ sea-going experience as a certified engineer or involvement with a shipowner’s new build technical team.
  • Strong knowledge on ship design and operation of vessels.
  • Demonstrable understanding of project management process, gained through experience and training.
  • Proficiency in the English language along with the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing on complex technical issues, regulatory matters across different levels within an organization.
  • Ability to undertake research and work through to solve unique problems.
  • High degree of initiative and be a self-starter.



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