Roel Ballieux

A (dual-educated) Master Mariner and Marine Engineer – unlimited tonnage – with more than 30 years of seagoing experience, of which the latest 11 years in a role Master and Chief Engineer – in command – on board Maersk Line’ largest container vessels.

Roel also held many ancillary positions in the Dutch Maritime Industry, of which 8 years as a member of the Dutch Disciplinary Board of Shipping (Tuchtcollege voor de Scheepvaart).

He is leading expert on all matters concerning ship handling, navigation, collision investigation, routing, meteorology and seamanship with a specific focus to (very large) container ships.
Being a fully certified and experienced marine engineer as well, Roel may also assist in ship technical matters, engine room management, engine failures etc.

+31 6 4172 9794