A good team needs a good captain and Southern Cross Cleaning’s Marine Services Operations Manager, Mark Engledow, brings some 20 years’ experience to the table.
Prior to joining Southern Cross Cleaning, Mark ran his own marine business in South Africa, offering the complete suite of vessel management. Furthermore, he gained a wealth of experience working on vessels large and small, in locations ranging from the USA and Caribbean to the Mediterranean, South Africa and South Australia.
As a Master of Vessels, Mark’s expertise spans electronics, engines and motors, navigation equipment, air condition systems, desalination systems, hulls, bilges, safety systems, cleaning and maintenance, staff issues, and all elements of the day-to-day running of vessels from small tenders to luxury motor yachts.
Furthermore, given his extensive experience as a captain of charter vessels, Mark is well versed in the safe and efficient operation of the vessels he commands, as well as local and international maritime laws.
He is also highly regarded for his executive management and communication skills, all of which serve him well. Whether Mark is meeting clients, planning voyages, managing staff, overseeing catering, or arranging special events and functions, he has the skills and experience to ensure the success of any charter.