Congratulations to Propeller Club Past President,
Rusty Barkerding, for receiving the 2017 C. Alvin Bertel Award!

The Propeller Club of the United States chartered on November 7, 1927, is a non-profit organization, whose membership is representative of every aspect of the maritime industry and whose members reside throughout the United States and the world.
The Propeller Club of New Orleans is dedicated to the enhancement and well being of all interest of the maritime community on local, national, and international basis. It promotes private sector enterprises in ownership and operation of waterborne and inter-modal transportation systems, including associated industries, within the United States and between the United States and its trading partners.

The Propeller Club - Port of New Orleans is comprised of hundreds of individuals representing dozens of organizations in the New Orleans maritime community.
Its membership is composed of a comprehensive representation of the marine industry core companies in the greater New Orleans area - from marine supply and marine surveyors to naval architects and marine engineers; from shipping companies to port administrators; from towing companies to chemical and petroleum companies. We hope that you enjoy learning about us and the Port of New Orleans.

Officers
President William Baraldi
First Vice President Michael Nation
Second Vice President Leo Falgout
Secretary/Treasurer Phil Katz
Ex-Officio Sean Duffy.
 
Board of Governors Executive Director
Capt. Wayne Arguin W. Brett Mason
Robert E Barkerding, Jr. Mary McCarthy
Dennis Bryson Pat Patrick, Esq.
A.T. Chenault Capt. Philip Schifflin
Paul Cooper Kyle Smith
Francis Courtenay, Sr. Capt. Edwin Stanton
Childs E. Dunbar, Jr. Admiral Joel Whitehead (Ret.)
Cathy Vienne