Dipl.-Ing. Jan Hatecke

Born 1963 in Stade, married, 2 Children

Publicly Certified Marine Life-Saving Expert (öbvS) by IHK-Stade for the district Elbe-Weser-Area in the context of my order area Lifesaving Appliances on Ships

Curriculum and school:

  • Graduation from high school
  • 1982 – 1985 Apprenticeship in boatbuilding
  • 1983 – 1986 Studies for  naval architect, Hochschule Bremen, Diploma in Engineering


  • 1986 – 1987   Design department Shipyard Schichau Unterweser AG
  • 1987 – 06/2005 Managing director, head of engineering and operations manager: Production of lifeboats, rescueboats, workboats, launching appliances for shipbuilding industry, Ernst Hatecke GmbH.
  • 07/2005 – today   Marine Consultant Office  Dipl.-Ing. Jan Hatecke with focus:
    • Life Saving Appliances
    • Accident investigation
    • Cargo handling in seagoing and inland water vessels
    • Shipbuilding assessment of damages on seagoing and inland waterway vessels
    • Expert and advisory activities in yacht and ship building