Steve Dawson

Managing Director Technical & Operations



  • Steve became Managing Director of HANSA HEAVY LIFT in February 2017
  • From June 2011 until January 2017, he held the position of Director Ship Management at HANSA HEAVY LIFT
  • Steve has 37 years of shipping experience as seagoing Chief Engineer
  • Previously he worked as Managing Director of an independent ship management and consultancy company operating 20 vessels for various clients
  • Prior to this, Steve was Consultant to leading marine underwriters in London and Chairman of Germanischer Lloyd North European Committee
  • Prior to this he held positions as Managing Director with a Joint Venture between Reederei Rickmers and Peter Doehle while holding the Shipping Director position with the Joint Venture‚Äôs parent Company Midocean Shipmanagement Ltd
  • Education: BEng from Newcastle University