A 366m long ship that can carry up to 14,000 containers is a self-run enterprise. On board, a crew of 25 seafers, 3 cadets, among them,10 officers, are running daily this giant of the seas, each fulfilling a very specific role, following either scheduled watches (on deck) or normal working hours (engine room).
The team is Ukrainian and Filipino, it’s the first biggest vessel in CMA CGM managed by Ukrainians officer.
- The Captain is the highest ranking officer on board. He is responsible for all aspects of the “expedition at sea”: vessel, cargo and crew. As the owner’s representative, he is the unique spokesperson for all departments ashore. He is assisted in his duties by the Chief Officer, Deck Officers and a team on deck composed of the Bosun, Able Seamen and Deckhands.
- The Chief Engineer is responsible for maintaining and keeping the engines running, electrical power production, and oil and fuel consumption. He is assisted by the First Engineer, Officers, an Electrician, Engineers and a Reeferman.
- In addition to these two large entities, the Chef and Steward are at the service of the entire crew.
- Officer Cadets, Deckhands and Ordinary Seaman are on board almost at all times, being trained as future seafarers.
PROFILE OF THE CAPTAIN Maksym KONONOV
He sailed then on several of our vessels : DELMAS KETA (2.200 TEUS), CMA CGM TARPON (5.100 TEUS), CMA CGM BERLIOZ (6.700 TEUS) and in 2014 he took delivery in China of CMA CGM LITANI (9.300 TEUS).
He worked also ashore for several missions, like in Fleet Navigation Center in Marseille.
PROFILE OF Valeriy KOZRATSKYY, CHIEF OFFICER
Chief Officer Valeriy OZERATSKYY is Ukrainian citizen, 36 years old, 10 years as Chief Officer, he joined CMA CGM in 2009, on CC SIMBA (1.700 TEUS), VILLE D’ORION (3.900 TEUS), CC CHATEAU D’IF (5.100 TEUS), CC BERLIOZ (6.700 TEUS), in 2015, he was part of the team who took delivery of CC URAL (9.300 TEUS) and then rejoined CC LITANI (9.300 TEUS) team one year later.
PROFILE OF Ruslan TYMOFYEYEV, CHIEF ENGINEER
Chief Engineer Ruslan YMOFYEYEV is Ukrainian citizen, 39 years old, sailing with CMA CGM since 2013, he has more than 12 years’ experience as Chief engineer, started with us on CC LATOUR (2.200 TEUS), then CC BERLIOZ (6.700 TEUS), he was also part of team who took delivery of CC LITANI (9.300 TEUS) in 2014.