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Member Spotlight

  • Member Spotlight – Lauren Katz-Vales
    Lauren Katz-Vales is this month’s member spotlight. Lauren is a new member of The Propeller Club and is the Director of Sales for Inner Parish Security Corporation. IPSC’s goal is to provide … Read more
  • Member Spotlight – Nikki Hocutt – Seabulk
    Name: Nikki HocuttTitle: Operations ManagerCompany: Seabulk We assist vessels docking in ports in the U.S. Gulf, Florida coast and Caribbean. Seabulk’s experience, assets, and dedication to our customers distinguishes us as an industry leader. … Read more
  • Member Spotlight – Phillip Moore
    Name: Phillip MooreTitle: National Account Manager/ REALTORCompany: AHI Corporate Housing AHI Corporate Housing provides fully furnished apartments for short term stays of 30 days or longer. We work closely with area schools, hospitals, … Read more
  • Member Spotlight – Hiller Fire Protection Experts
    The importance of fire protection in the life of a business cannot be overstated.  Knowing your people, property and assets are protected allows you to focus on your ultimate goal – running … Read more
  • Member Spotlight – USA Health Industrial Medicine
    At USA Health Industrial Medicine, we specialize in workers’ compensation evaluation, treatment, physical exams, and medical surveillance. Our expert team is ready to meet the needs of employers large and small. We … Read more
  • Member Spotlight – Ross Maritime
    One Contact Point, Many Solutions …  It was an idea that Carl Black had in 1997 when he set out to provide the Port of Mobile with a company that could assist … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Gray Burmeister of GAC North America
    With offices on the U.S. East, West and Gulf Coasts, GAC North America offers a complete suite of shipping services at any port, terminal or lightering area. Specialized services include husbandry, ship … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Altug Basaran of Ship Architects
    Ship Architects, Inc. was established in 1999 by Mike Schrider under the name of Schrider and Associates, Inc. Altug Basaran was hired in 2002 as a naval architect to support the company’s … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: AHI Corporate Housing
    AHi Corporate Housing is a better and more affordable option than a hotel. For the last 25 years, we have specialized in providing more than 30,000 people a comfortable and inviting home … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: John Fayard Moving & Warehousing
    John Fayard Moving & Warehousing operates two major warehousing locations with over one mill ion square feet of space in Gulfport, Mississippi and Mobile, Alabama At John Fayard Moving & Warehousing, our … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Renaissance Hotels of Mobile
    We’ve been welcoming guests to our area since 1702. The Battle House Renaissance Mobile Hotel & Spa and the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel both located in downtown Mobile, AL Entertainment district. Offering 238 and 373 … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Eagle Marine Contracting LLC
    Eagle Marine Contracting LLC (EM Contracting) is not your traditional labor provider. The expertise and ability to provide custom services such as subcontracting, firm fixed price bids, and offer specialized contracting teams (Tiger Teams) is what … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Wholesale Electric Supply
    Wholesale Electric Supply is a global provider of high-quality products and comprehensive services for the industrial and commercial markets. From our beginnings in 1949 to our now global company, we continue to focus … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: SAI Gulf, LLC
    SAI Gulf, LLC, was founded in 1995 when Sampling Associates International and Sabine Surveyors formed a partnership that provided for quality services in the dry bulk commodity industry. In 2006, this partnership … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Galloway Johnson Thompkins Burr & Smith
    Galloway Law Firm is a Gulf South based  litigation firm with eleven convenient office locations throughout the Gulf South and Midwest, including: Houston, Texas; Dallas, Texas; Lafayette, Louisiana; New Orleans, Louisiana; Mandeville, Louisiana; Gulfport, Mississippi; Mobile, Alabama; … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Riedl North America Corporation
    Riedl North America Corporation, R.N.A., is an extension of our parent company, Rolf Riedl GmbH. Located in Germany, Rolf Riedl has more than 30 years’ experience in freight forwarding, heavy rigging, heavy transportation and … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Alter
    Founded in 1898, today Alter – a privately owned, fourth generation company – is one of the largest scrap processors in the country, with trading offices and processing plants across the central … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Berg Spiral Pipe
    Berg Spiral Pipe combines decades of experience in pipe manufacturing with cutting edge technology. We manufacture spiral seam-welded large-diameter pipes in nearly every size desired, and develop the optimum solution for every requirement … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: W & O
    For four decades, W&O has focused exclusively on serving the maritime industry with products and services that go far beyond the expected. W&O has built a well-earned reputation for going the extra … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Federal Marine Terminals, Inc.
    Federal Marine Terminals, Inc. (FMT), a subsidiary of Fednav Limited, delivers customized cargo handling services for over 50 years. As an industry leader, FMT operates 12 stevedoring facilities at ports along the … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Gowan Lenaghan of White-Spunner Realty
    Gowan Lenaghan joined White-Spunner Realty as associate broker in 2016, serving its commercial and residential sales divisions. A licensed real estate broker in Alabama since 1998, Gowan said it was the long … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Jordan Pile Driving
    Jordan Pile Driving Inc. Jordan Pile Driving Inc. is one of the oldest and most successful companies in the heavy construction and pile driving business. It was started in 1946 by H.C. … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Wesco Gas & Welding Supply
  • Member Spotlight: Milling Commercial Realty, Inc.
    MCR has its origins in two separate, commercial real estate firms—Milling Commercial Realty, founded by Jeremy Milling in 2012, and Cumbest Properties, founded by Brent Cumbest in 1994. Jeremy and Brent realized that their individual businesses … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Caterpillar Marine
    Caterpillar Marine, with headquarters in Hamburg, Germany, groups all the marketing and service activities for Cat and MaK™ marine diesel, dual fuel and gas power and propulsion systems within Caterpillar Inc. The … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: WORLD MARINE, LLC
  • Member Spotlight: The Admiral Hotel Mobile
    In November 2015, The Admiral Hotel Mobile completed a multi-million dollar, full property remodel, boasting two on-site restaurants, updated and refined meeting space and newly appointed guest rooms by designer Flick Mars. The Admiral … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: The Hiller Companies
    No job is too small for individual attention or too big for our resources. Contact your closest Hiller facility to find out what we can do for you! In the early 1900s, … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Terry Mannion of Specified Technologies
    With a long career of marine channel experience, Terry Mannion is happy to be a member of the Propeller Club of Mobile. Terry’s salt surfaced as a Chesapeake Bay Pilot Apprentice, following … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Inchcape Shipping Services
    Inchcape Shipping Services is a leading maritime services provider, delivering strategic maritime, cargo and supply chain solutions to a diverse portfolio of ship-owners and operators worldwide. With 300 proprietary offices across 70 … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: is a Certified Veteran-Owned Small Business (VOSB).   Meridian provides professional, scalable, cost-effective solutions to our client’s safety, security, and environmental stewardship needs. We find solutions that match the level of risk to proportional protection, … Read more
  • Spotlight on Propeller Club Advisor – Mike Lee
    Spotlight on Propeller Club Advisor Mike Lee – Thank you Mike for all your years of service and guidance! Mike Lee is the President/CEO and owner of Page & Jones, Inc. Mike … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Fowler Rodriguez
    Now celebrating 30 years as a firm, Fowler Rodriguez is a strong international law firm located on the Gulf Coast with offices both abroad and throughout the United States. The firm’s offices … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Mobile Bar Pilots
    The Mobile Bar Pilots serve the State of Alabama to prevent marine incidents that would result in harm to the environment, the public, and mariners; and to maintain a smooth and efficient flow … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: SSA Marine
    SSA Marine is the world’s largest U.S.-owned container terminal operator and cargo handler. Among its services are: ship terminal management; loading and unloading cargo; rail yard operations; trucking; warehousing and off-dock yard … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: EcoSouth Services
    EcoSouth Services is the operator of the Axis Industrial Landfill. Its located 10 miles north of the city of Mobile, Alabama. This site was originally permitted as a single-source industrial waste landfill … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Norton Lilly International, Inc.
    Norton Lilly International, Inc., through its subsidiary companies, is engaged in the business of ship agency services, logistics, brokerage, vessel planning and other marine activities. Founded in 1841 as the Norton Company, … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Sabine Surveyors, LTD
    Sabine Surveyors, Ltd. is a full service marine surveying company founded in 1968. Our core of qualified surveyors and auditors provide cargo inspections, hull & machinery surveys, vessel and management audits, project … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Bellcor Logistics
    In response to a demand for dependable and sustainable freight services, Brandon Bell founded BellCor Logistics in 2013. After working in the logistics field for more than 6 years and gaining knowledgeable … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Armbrecht Jackson LLP
    Armbrecht Jackson LLP is a full service law firm with practice areas including admiralty and maritime law, aviation law, business and commercial litigation, professional liability defense, insurance, oil and gas corporate transactions, … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Thompson Power Systems
    It’s no secret that Thompson Tractor does what it takes to service the needs of their customers. As Thompson Marine Division works hard to build and sustain their loyal customer base, they … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Radcliff/Economy Marine Service
    Radcliff/Economy Marine Services was founded on the Mobile River in 1992. Owning and operating three petroleum storage facilities in the Mobile Harbor, including a full service fuel dock and two truck rack … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Ship Architects, Inc.
    Local Design Launches in Mobile M/V Douglas B. Mackie, an ATB tug designed by Ship Architects, Inc. (SAi) for Great Lakes Dredge and Dock (GLDD), being built at Eastern Shipbuilding, was launched … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Page & Jones
    Page & Jones was founded in Mobile in 1892. It operates offices in 13 cities in the U.S., with agents and partners in ports and airports worldwide. Page & Jones provides global … Read more
    Founded in 1989, Oil Recovery Company (ORC) is a full-service, turnkey environmental cleanup, control and disposal company. ORC is the oldest company of its kind on the Gulf Coast managed by the … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Crimson Shipping
    Across continents, industries and opportunities, Crimson Shipping responds to the demands of a world on the move by focusing on our customers and their cargoes. As a forward-thinking ocean carrier, we bring … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: GAC North America
    GAC North America provides an extensive range of shipping and logistics related services throughout the United States. Houston, where our Americas regional office is based, is also home to Houston Hub Agency … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Hand Arendall
    Hand Arendall provides its clients with legal services in all areas of traditional civil practice including its full-service admiralty law practice. Lawyers in the practice group serve clients that include vessel owners, … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Marine & Industrial Rigging & Testing Solutions
    Marine & Industrial has provided the lifting and rigging industry premium brand products and first-class customer service since 1975. As an innovative supply leader, Marine & Industrial has developed a reputation for … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: BAE Systems
    BAE Systems and its predecessor operators of the Pinto Island shipyard have been mainstays on Mobile’s waterfront for over 100 years. The Mobile shipyard offers drydocking services and unmatched pier space for … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: T. Rogers Design Inc.
    T. Rogers Design is a leader in the design, and fabrication of top quality custom built marine exhaust systems, fuel, water and holding tanks for pleasure, commercial and work boats vessels. We … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Silver Ships
    Since its founding in 1985, the company’s vision is to provide customers with a boat designed, built, outfitted and best-suited to meet their operational needs while offering the maximum in crew safety … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Host Agency
    In the shipping agency business for over 90 years, and covering the U.S. East and Gulf Coasts, Host Agency has diverse experience providing REAL solutions. Operating with a commercial focus, the company … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Harrison Brothers Dry Dock and Repair
    Harrison Brothers Dry Dock & Repair Yard, Inc. began its ship repair business in 1895 at the foot of Palmetto Street, in the area now occupied by the Mobile Cruise Ship Terminal. A rich … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Mosley Maritime
    At Mosley Maritime, we specialize in Marine Surveying and Vessel Deliveries, and we are your first choice in specialty marine service needs. We are located minutes away from Orange Beach and Gulf … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Barnhart
    Moving over-dimensional project cargo across town or across the country requires specialized equipment and knowledge. With Barnhart, you not only have access to one of the largest crane, specialized rigging and heavy … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Seabulk Towing
    Seabulk Towing is recognized by the towing industry as an established leader in harbor ship assist operations and offshore towing services. Founded on the basic principles of safety and service excellence, Seabulk … Read more
  • Member Spotlight: Alabama State Port Authority
    Alabama’s only deep-water seaport terminals are located at the Port of Mobile, just 32 miles from the Gulf of Mexico. The seaport handles between 55 and 65 million tons annually making it … Read more