ENG. RASHID K. SALIM, GENERAL MANAGER ENGINEERING SERVICES

Eng. Rashid K. Salim is the current General Manager Engineering Services.

Prior to this appointment he was the Head of Marine Engineering.

Eng. Rashid was employed at the Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) on 1st September, 1982 as a Marine Engineer Trainee and has risen through the ranks to Marine Engineer, Senior Marine Engineer, Principal Marine Engineer (Dockyard), Principal Marine Engineer (Afloat), Head of Marine Engineering up to the position of General Manager Engineering Services.

He holds an HND in Marine Engineering (UK), holder of the Chief Engineer Certificate of Competency (COC) from South Shields Marine College (presently South Tyneside College in UK), Certificate of Competency Maritime Engineering Class 1, Certificate of Proficiency in Survival Craft and Rescue Boats, Certificate of Competency Marine Engineering Class II, Higher National Diploma in Marine Engineering and Ordinary National Diploma in Marine Engineering.

He is a registered Incorporated Marine Engineer and member of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (UK); registered as an Incorporated Engineer with the Engineering Council (UK).

His docket includes Marine Engineering, Terminal Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Inland Waterways.