Christoph Ruck

Director Engineering



  • Christoph was appointed HANSA HEAVY LIFT Engineering Director in 2016, and is responsible for all engineering, naval architecture and offshore installation-related tasks
  • He was previously Head of Cargo Management in Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA) region, where he has lead a team of cargo superintendents and stowage planners since being appointed to the role in April 2014
  • Christoph joined HANSA HEAVY LIFT in December 2012 as Transport and Project Engineer, where he successfully managed several international projects
  • Prior joining HANSA HEAVY LIFT, he was Naval Architect – Cargo Transport Engineering at Rickmers-Linie GmbH & Cie. KG
  • Christoph also spent five years working at Germanischer Lloyd Ship Safety Division Newbuildings, as well as Emergency Response Service and Conversions Department
  • Education: Diploma Engineer Naval Architecture from Kiel University of Applied Sciences and International Welding Engineer Degree from the German Welding Society