Captain Edgar.

As a Captain, I believe that by meticulously maintaining a vessel, hiring the right crew, and properly training them, a high expectation of service and experience can be met for the owners and their guests. A balance of ensuring a safe and efficiently running vessel with a focus towards hospitality is the best foundation for a successful yacht program. I am looking forward to a long-term position and relationship with a yacht owner and family where I can use my experience to bring value to a great program Read More

As a Captain, I believe that by meticulously maintaining a vessel, hiring the right crew, and properly training them, a high expectation of service and experience can be met for the owners and their guests. A balance of ensuring a safe and efficiently running vessel with a focus towards hospitality is the best foundation for a successful yacht program. I am looking forward to a long-term position and relationship with a yacht owner and family where I can use my experience to bring value to a great program

Previous Experience

MARITIME EXPERIENCE EDISON CHOUEST OFFSHORE April 2008 to August 2015 Captain / Master (200’ to 300’ DP 2 Vessels) OSV Fast Servant / OSV C-Rambler / OSV C-Endeavor / OSV AHTS Edison Chouest / M/V Kobi Chouest / OSV C-Empress Cruising Areas: Nigeria, West Africa, Trinidad, Gulf of Mexico, Morocco, Mauritania and Multiple Atlantic Crossings. HORNBLOWER MARINE SERVICES November 2007 to April 2008 Captain / Master, M/V Marissa Mae Nicole, 135’ Ferry. Mobile Bay, Alabama. ROMEO PAPA, LLC June 2007 to October 2007 Captain / OSV Secretariat, 150’ Supply Vessel. Gulf of Mexico, Louisiana. YACHTING EXPERIENCE FREELANCE YACHT MAINTENANCE, CHARTERS & DELIVERIES July 2006 to March 2007 Captain / Manager (Size Range 56’-90’) • Manage repeat charters & delivery operations, logistics, planning and maintenance schedules for multiple vessels • Maintain excellent relationships with owners and guests, assisting with itinerary and entertaining. Cruising Areas: US East & West Coast, Bahamas, Central America and Caribbean. M/Y Lady Jan Again, 82’ Hargrave Monte Fino (Private Owner) M/Y Avolante, 90’ Hargrave Monte Fino (Private Owner) M/Y Palazzo, 68’ Azimut (Private Owner) M/Y Marianne, 75’ Viking Princess (Private Owner) Intrepid Powerboats (New Vessel Deliveries) Shearwater Marine, M/Y Kailua 56’( Private Yacht) (3) 150’ OSV (Gulf of Maxico) & 130’ Custom Jet Boat (Charter / 300 Passenger Party Boat) SAN JUAN BAY MARINA & VILLA MARINA YACHT HARBOR, Puerto Rico June 2004 to July 2006 Marina Manager / Captain • Manage marina operations and coordination of vessels. Liaise with owner/guests to ensure a positive experience • Promotion and development of marina and services at San Juan Bay Marina and Villa Marina Yacht Harbor • Manage M/Y Pure Pressure, 62’ Ocean Sport Fisher & Tender “Miss Claudia” 35’ Contender GLOBAL YACHTS INTERNATIONAL, Miami, FL May 2002 to June 2004 Subcontract Captain / Manager (62’-85’) • Manage navigation and operations for international charters and deliveries • Assist with new vessel commissioning and new owner orientations • Uniesse, San Lorenzo & Sealine M/Y Joie Du Roi, 70’ Viking Princess (Charter) M/Y Golden Goose, 85’ Ferretti (Charter) M/Y Pure Pressure, 62’ Ocean Sport Fisher M/Y Twins, 85’ Hatteras (Private Owner) GLOBAL YACHTS INTERNATIONAL, Miami, FL M/Y DISCOVERY, 72’ Ladenstein June 2001 to May 2002 Captain • Ensure safe navigation and excellent standards of maintenance / Vessel was featured in “2 Fast 2 Furious” movie • Participated in all East Coast Boat shows displaying 72’ MY Ladenstein and doing sea trials for potential buyers & photo shoots FISHER ISLAND, FL February 1995 to June 2001 Private Yacht Captain / Company Manager / Sub Marine Services (Yachts 43' to 70’) • Complete Yacht Maintenance / Management / Itinerary Planning for 8 private yachts under Contract • Create longtime relationships with owners M/Y Pink Baron, 43’ Baron Express (Private Owner) M/Y Joie Du Roi, 70’ Viking Princess (Private Owner & Charter) M/Y Why Not, 50’ Ferretti Complete List Available Upon Request DIVING LOCKER / WATER TAXI, Miami, FL March 1994 to January 1995 Captain • Manage navigation and safety for dive boat operations assisting up to 12 passengers with twice daily trips • Miami / Biscayne Bay Water Taxi carrying up to 20 passengers FISHER ISLAND, FL March 1992 to February 1994 Deck Hand / Assistant Dock Master / Parts Manager • All Dock Master duties as well as inventory and purchasing of parts for Fisher Island ferries • Deck Hand and Captain Trainee NATIONAL MARITIME UNION, Tampa, FL January 1978 to February 1992

Professional Background

Over 35 Years experience working in the marine business, Currently holding a USCG Master 1600 GRT / 6000 GT Upon Oceans & Unlimited DPO. Over 10 years working on Yachts ranging up to 90' doing Charters, Deliveries, Orientation & Maintenance. Over 20 years working in the commercial / Industrial marine sector mainly in the Gulf of Mexico and West Africa. Have cruised all US East coast From Maine to the coast of Venezuela with multiple Atlantic crossings. Please see CV for more details. Edgar Helbig 305-992-7848 captehelbig@gmail.com

Other Services

  • Vessel Maintenance
  • Mechanical Repair
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Miami, FL

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