Director: Ing.Bacalja Siniša


Marital status: Married, 2 children
Place of Birth: Split, Croatia
Residence in Split
Nationality: Croatian


1974 Marine Engineering License
1982 1st Class Marine Engineer
2008 Sworn Court Surveyor for marine engineering and naval architecture
2009 Liberian flag Inspector
2017 Full member International Institute of Marine Surveying (IIMS)


1968 – 1972

Nautical College – Marine Engineering department-Split, Croatia
1980 – 1982

Technical University – Marine Engineering department-Piran, Slovenia
Various courses and additional education in marine engineering and naval architecture. In order to fulfill new P&I surveyor requirements become Certified operator for ultrasonic hatch covers tightness testing with Class type approved Sherlog TA. Maritimus Consultant have own ultrasonic device. Permanent member of Croatian Sworn Court Surveyors Association.


07.2007 – 06.2008 Fleet Manager

Bernard Schulte Ship Management Hamburg (consulting service through Maritimus Consultant)
2006 Maritimus Consultant

Providing services through Maritimus Consultant including 11 DD worldwide (bulk carriers, containers and LPG), various surveys and repairs
.2002 – 2005 Technical Manager

HJ Shipping Co. Ltd. (Bulkers)
Valletta, Malta
Branch Office Split, Croatia
2001 – 2002 Superintendent

HJ Shipping Co. Ltd. (Bulk carriers) – Valletta, Malta – Branch Office Split, Croatia
Since 2003 working as surveyor for world leading yacht insurance companies and P&I
1998 – 2000 Marine technical consultant for

Schon Nolte Finkelnburg & Clemm – Hamburg, Germany
Watson, Farley & Williams – London, UK
Kromman & Munter – Denmark
1994 – 1998 Technical Manager

Oviedo Shipping C/O Epa Invest
Aarhus, Denmark


Fluent in English, Italian, Slovenian