About Us


ADDRESS: 1, Paseo Rosebud Maria Luisa Estate Park, Banilad Cebu City, Cebu Philippines
TELEPHONE: 0063 32236 2900
MOBILE: 0063 9173116935
EMAIL: alasdair.watt@seasurveys.asia
DATE OF BIRTH: 9th March, 1962
STATUS: Married


1973-1975 Durlston Court Prep. School
1975-1980 Fettes College, Edinburgh


‘O’ Levels English Language, English Literature, Mathematics, Physics, Biology, History
‘A’ Levels English, Mathematics
Scottish Higher Economic History
FURTHER EDUCATION: Higher National Diploma in Marine Engineering Dtp Class I Certificate of Competency (Marine Engineer) Engineering Council Part II (BSc honours equivalent). Lloyds Certificated ISM Auditor
PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTION: Chartered Engineer (C.Eng.) | Member of the Institute of Marine Engineers


1980-1985 Denholm Ship Management Ltd. | Served a marine engineering Cadetship followed by promotion to 4th Engineer on board Chemical Tankers, OBO’s, ULCC, Bulk Carrier, Offshore Supply Vessels
1986-1988 Wallem Ship Management Ltd. | Served as 4th/3rd Engineer on Product/Chemical Tankers
1988-1989 O.I.L. Marine Ltd. | Served on Offshore Supply, AHTS and seismic vessels operating in the Gulf of Mexico and North Sea.
1989-1991 Cowes Express Ltd. | Chief Engineer/Engineering Superintendent involved in setting up a new fast ferry operation , using high speed surface effect vessels constructed of GRP with waterjet propulsion
1991-1999 Wightlink Ltd. | Chief Engineer on board 400 seat high speed passenger catamarans.
Senior Chief Engineer on 1,000 passenger vehicle Ro-Ro car ferry. Duties including preparation and supervision of annual dry-dock specification.
ISM Project Manager responsible for the introduction of the ISM Code throughout the fleet, including compiling the Safety Management System, drawing up a computerised planned maintenance system and defining audit procedures.
Ship Superintendent responsible for 4, 1,000 passenger vehicle Ro-Ro car ferries. Duties including managing annual dry docking. Compiling dry dock specifications. Control of and preparing ship budgets. Running of vessels on a day to day basis.
1999 - 2003 CTC - Richards Technical Services | Consulting Engineer responsible for the technical aspects of insurance claims, consultancy and on site surveys. Surveys include shipboard, shipyard and port risk casualty and technical appraisals on behalf of underwriters.
2003 - 2013 Inserve Marine Technical Services | Joint venture in settling up own company as technical surveyors representing H&M and P&I insurance parties in all aspects of claims / consultancy including vessel casualty and risk assessment / condition surveys, shipyards and port risks.
2013 - present SEAsurveys Pte Ltd | Newly established Asian based surveying company representing the interests of H&M and P&I insurers, consultancy to ship owners and shipyard and port risk inspections for insurance purposes.
HOBBIES: Boat owner, sea angling, playing rugby.