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Newbuilding, Conversion, Retrofit

Schulte Marine Concept (SMC) is the business unit within Schulte Group providing comprehensive range of tailored technical consultancy and project management services with value-added solutions for newbuilding, conversion and retrofit projects, and technical support for fleet in service.

 SMC’s expertise in shipbuilding combined with the Schulte Group shipping and shipmanagement experience provide an integrated ‘end-to-end’ service from development and execution of newbuilding project to vessel’s delivery and full shipmanagement.

Headquartered in Shanghai, China, SMC operates through regional office in Hong Kong and through project dedicated site offices spread throughout global shipbuilding markets.

WHY SMC?

  • World’s leading provider of technical consultancy and project management services for newbuilding, conversion and retrofit projects
  • Corporate track record exceeding 600 vessels:

          - Gas carriers: LNG, LBV, LEG, LPG

          - Tankers: VLCC, Aframax, LR2, MR, chemical tankers

          - Container vessels, MPV

          - Bulk carriers, VLOC

          - Offshore vessels: FPSO, SOV, PSV, offshore accommodation vessels, AHT, maintenance vessels

          - Passenger vessels: adventure cruise vessels, ferries, ro-pax, rail car carriers

          - Floating dry docks

          - Special units: floating offshore transshipment platforms, pipe laying barges, diving support vessels

  • Experience with over 80 shipyards in Asia and Europe
  • Over 120 customers, from shipowners, charterers, industry majors, to financial institutions and individual investors
  • German-rooted company with strong presence in Asia since 1973
  • Newbuilding experience combined with Schulte Group shipping and shipmanagement expertise add safety, commercial attractiveness, operational performance, reliability and durability to vessels
  • ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System for the provision of technical consultancy and project management services
  • Advanced ERP software to control and manage plan approval and construction supervision
  • Abundant pool of multinational in-house resources with LNG experience
  • High HSSE performance standard

Areas of expertise

Newbuilding, Conversion, Retrofit Projects

  • Project management
  • Design consultancy
  • Yard selection and audit
  • Shipbuilding contract and technical specification review and negotiations
  • Plan approval
  • Construction supervision
  • Pre-purchase inspections
  • Provision of supervisors

Fleet In Service Support

  • Dry-docking support
  • Major repairs management and supervision
  • Damage survey
  • Ballast Water Treatment System retrofit
  • EGCS & SCR retrofit
  • Other retrofit projects

China

3F Block No.7 1690
Cai Lun Road Zhang Jiang
Pu Dong Shanghai
201203 China

Phone: +86 21 5027 6077
Fax: +86 21 5027 7055

Krzysztof Kozdron

Krzysztof Kozdron

Managing Director
Krzysztof Kozdron

Krzysztof Kozdron

Managing Director

Krzysztof Kozdron holds the position of Managing Director at Schulte Marine Concept (SMC) based at the headquarters in Shanghai. He has been with the Schulte Group since 2000 and held positions as Newbuilding Project Supervisor in Asia and Europe and as Newbuilding Project Manager and Technical Director at BSM Poland. Krzysztof was transferred to SMC in 2008 as Design Director, responsible for plan approval and acting as Project Manager. In 2012 he was promoted to his current position. He has an overall work experience of over 26 years and prior to joining the Schulte Group, Krzysztof worked as Ship Repair and Production Manager at Muehlhan as well as at V.Ships as Newbuilding Site Manager. Krzysztof has a degree of Master in Science in Naval Architecture.

Hong Kong

2602, K Wah Centre
191 Java Road
North Point Hong Kong

Phone: +852 2597 1345
Fax: +852 2561 8803

Ashoke Dey

Ashoke Dey

Deputy Managing Director
Ashoke Dey

Ashoke Dey

Deputy Managing Director

Ashoke Dey currently holds the position of Deputy Managing Director at Schulte Marine Concept (SMC) based in Hong Kong. He has been with BSM since 1997, previously holding the roles of a Project Manager for clients in Japan and Korea, a Business Development Senior Manager and an AVP looking after Technical Services and Risk & Performance. Ashoke was transferred to SMC in 2008 as Technical Director and was later promoted to Deputy Managing Director. With an overall experience of over 38 years and prior to joining BSM, Ashoke has worked in a shipyard, a private shipping company overseeing new buildings and dry dockings, a dredging company as Manager Shipbuilding & Technical and a major Classification Society looking after technical operations.  Ashoke has a Degree in Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering and an MBA in Marketing.

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