Captain Akash Mohanty
Captain Akash Mohanty was commissioned into the Engineering Branch of the Indian Navy on 03 Jul 2000. He has completed his B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from Amravati University in 1999. He did his Marine Engineering Specialization course (MESC) from Center of Marine Engineering Technology (CMET) at INS Shivaji in the year 2000-2001 including Engine Room Watchkeeping onboard INS Kirpan. He completed his M.Tech in Mechanical Systems Dynamics and Control Systems from IIT Kharagpur. Over the last 19 years of his naval service , he has served extensively at sea as Senior Engineer onboard Jamanu, Engineer officer, FDN-1 and Engineer Officer of INS Delhi. Apart from his sea tenures, he has also carried out various ashore appointments such as Manager (Engg) at NSRY(K), Deputy Officer-in-Charge Machinery Trials Unit, Visakhapatnam, Training commander at INS Shivaji, Senior Manger (Diesel and Gas Turbine Dept) at Naval Dockyard (Mumbai). He was appointed as Deputy General Manger (Internal combustion and Controls) at Naval Dockyard, Mumbai on promotion to the rank of Captain in 2018. He has attended the Technical Management Course at the Naval War College, Goa. He took over the duties of Officer-in-Charge CMET at INS Shivaji on 05 Dec 19.