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Alan Cartwright BSc MA CEng FIMarEST FIMechE

Alan Cartwright BSc MA CEng FIMarEST FIMechE

Posted on 17.08.2022 by Stephanie Dykes

Alan Cartwright is Director of consultancy Blabey Engineering Limited.  He served in the Royal Navy from 1975 until 1998 in a variety of sea appointments, including Senior Engineer HMY Britannia (1991-94), and shore postings including marine gas turbine R&D (1987-89) and warship refit superintendent (1996-98). 

As Head of Marine Engineering to the Port of London Authority (1998-2013), Alan updated fleet operations and provided engineering advice to the PLA’s executive and main boards.  He also supported the UK ports’ sector, the UK DfT and the MCA on a variety of legislative, technical and environmental issues.

Recently Commercial Manager at Warsash Maritime Academy (2014-2017), he developed specialist training packages and managed all tracts.  At international conferences, Alan chairs discussion on a variety of maritime subjects, as well as advising industry bodies and UK Government departments on competencies, safety and standards for seafarers and ships.

Alan is a Chartered Engineer, a Fellow of the IMechE and the IMarEST, a Freeman of the City of London and a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Shipwrights.

Alan Cartwright BSc MA CEng FIMarEST FIMechE - CHIRP


August 2022

Alan Cartwright BSc MA CEng FIMarEST FIMechE

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