Mladen Ljiljak

Chief Engineer at Höegh LNG

Mladen Ljiljak has extensive work experience as a Chief Engineer in the maritime industry. Mladen started their career at Dorian-Hellas in 2011 and then worked at Almi Tankers S.A. from 2012 to 2013. Mladen later joined Gesmar CH SA as Chief Engineer from 2013 to 2014. In 2014, they were employed by MODEC, Inc. where they worked on the commissioning/conversion of a VLCC to FPSO in China and then served as an E/R Supervisor in Brazil. From 2015 to 2016, they worked at TORM TANKERS as a Chief Engineer. Mladen then joined DYNAGAS where they held the position of Chief Engineer on TFDE LNG/c from 2016 to 2018. In 2018, they began working at NSML as Chief Engineer until 2019. Mladen then worked at TMS Cardiff Gas Ltd. as Chief Engineer from 2019 to 2020. In 2020, they joined FLEX LNG and worked as Chief Engineer until 2021. Currently, they are serving as a Chief Engineer at Höggh LNG.

Mladen Ljiljak's education history is as follows:

From 2003 to 2008, Mladen attended Maritime University Split in Croatia, where they pursued a Bachelor's degree in Marine Engineering.

Prior to that, between 1978 and 1982, Mladen attended Maritime School-Eng. Dept. Split in Croatia, where they obtained the degree of Engineer Cadet with a focus on Marine Engineering.

In addition to their formal education, Mladen has acquired various certifications and additional qualifications. These include Basic Training for Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations, Chief Engineer Unlimited (III/2) certification from the Marshall Islands Authority, Advanced Fire Fighting Certificate, Advanced Oil Tanker Operations, Basic Training, Basic Training for Oil and Chemical Tanker Cargo Operations, C/E Unlimited 3000 KW or More License, Medical First Aid Certificate, Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats Operations, PSCRBO Certificate, Advanced Training for Liquified Gas Tanker Cargo Operations, High Voltage Training Management Level, Advanced Training for Chemical Tanker Cargo Operations, Engine-Room Resource Management, Use of Leadership & Managerial Skills, Advanced Liquified Gas Tanker Operations, Seafarers with Designated Security Duties, and Security Awareness.

All of these certifications and qualifications were obtained through various institutions such as the Croatian Maritime Authority, Marshall Islands Authority, Harbur Office, Split Ship Management, Elektro-Ekspert, and the Bahamas Maritime Authority.

It is important to note that no strong assumptions can be made about Mladen Ljiljak's education and qualifications beyond the information provided above.


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  • Chief Engineer

    August, 2021 - present

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