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 members 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. 

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Welcome New Members

Cindy Lynn, Georgia Ports Authority
Izola Miller,
Merrill Lynch
Tim Hendricks,
Southeastern Ship Terminal
Patrick L. Barkley,
Hunter, Maclean, Exley & Dunn, PC
Scott Crawford,
Hunter, Maclean, Exley & Dunn, PC
Michael Bone,
Avison Young – Savannah


2019 Maritime Person of the Year
Nathan Deal
Governor of Georgia, 2011-2019

2019 Propeller Club Member of the Year
Chaplain Andy Krey
Maritime Bethel

Local Events


Thursday, December 19th - Board Meeting



Thursday, January 16th  - Board Meeting
Friday, January 17th 6 p.m. Oyster Roast at the Savannah Yacht Club

Thursday,  February 13 - Members Meeting
Thursday, February 20 - Board Meeting

Thursday, March 12 - Members Meeting
Thursday, March 19 -- Board Meeting

Wed.–Fri.  April 8-10 - SERCA  - Alida Hotel
Thursday, April 9 - Members Meeting
Thursday, April 16 - Board Meeting

Maritime Day (TBD)
Thursday, May 21 - Board Meeting

Thursday, June 18 - Board Meeting

Thursday, July 16 - Board Meeting

Thursday, August 20 - Board  Meeting

Thursday, September 24  - State of the Port
Board Meeting  (TBD)

Thursday, October 8 - Members  Meeting
Thursday, October 15 - Board Meeting

Thursday, November 12  - Members Meeting
Thursday, November 19 - Board  Meeting

Thursday, December 17 - Board Meeting

All Board Meetings and Membership Meetings are held at the Pirates House unless specifically noted.



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  • Posted in: Autonomous vessels

    Japanese shipping line has stated that they have conducted the world's first trial of an autonomous ship from Xinsha, China to Nagoya, Japan from September 14, - 20, 2019.  According to NYK the vessel operated the 70, 826 gross ton car carrier under IMO ...

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