Welcome. The Savannah maritime community is a diverse and active group of shippers, shipping lines, surveyors, agents, insurers, tug and barge operators, port facilities, pilots, bankers, educators, lawyers, warehouse operators, and all the associations that contribute to the operations of the port and its efficiency, safety, and security.

The Propeller Club of the United States is a non-profit organization whose membership represent every aspect of the maritime industry and reside throughout the United States and overseas. The Club is dedicated to the enhancement and well-being of all interests of the maritime community both on a national and international basis. 


2017 Maritime Person of the Year
CMDR Amy Beach
Coast Guard’s Marine Safety Unit, Savannah

2017 Propeller Club Person of the Year
Captain Jonathan Claughton
Savannah Riverboat Cruises

Welcome New Members

Capt. Arvind Vyas, Hapag Lloyd
Justin Lake, State Bank & Trust
David "Fish" Mihunta, Mihunta Freightliner
Jonathan Shapleigh, State Bank & Trust

Jay Bourban,Retrans
Ryan SadlerMain Ocean LLC
Logan Sadler
, Main Ocean LLC
Jackson Garner,
Main Ocean LLC

Local Events

December 2017
Please note we will not be holding a Members' Luncheon this month
Thursday, December 21st - Board Meeting
Also in December
Wednesday, December 6th, Maritime After Hours, Tubby's Tankhouse Thunderbolt

January 2018
Thursday, January 18th - Board Meeting
Friday, January 19th - OYSTER ROAST
at the Savannah Yacht Club. The invitation will be sent via email later this year.

February 2018
Thursday, February 8th - Members Luncheon at the Pirates' House
Thursday, February 15th - Board Meeting

March 2018
Thursday, March 8th - Members Luncheon at the Pirates' House
Thursday, March 15th - Board Meeting

April 2018
Thursday, April 12th - Members Luncheon at the Pirates' House
Thursday, April 19th - Board Meeting

May 2018
Maritime Day - date and venue TBA
Thursday, May 17th - Board Meeting

June 2018
Thursday, June 21 - Board Meeting

International Club News

  • Mark your calendars for 2018!

    The 2018 annual convention of the International Propeller Club will take place in Norfolk, Virginia, on October 10-12.  Please mark your calendars, and watch this space for more information after the start of the new year. more

Club Events Elsewhere


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