Superintendent is one of the experienced hand on vessels under ship managements for shipping company. Superintendency responsibility covers internal, navigational audits, monitoring ship operation management according charter parties, management on general crewing matters such as training, industrial requirements..etc, vessel preparation for dry docking.
Many companies employ limited number of superintendents in house for their large fleets. It is sometimes best option to appoint external superintendent for saving from company annual expenditures. However, appointing local superintendent who knows sector in UK, it can give you much apportunity to save from money and time.