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  • Propeller Club names Jim McLaughlin as Robert J. “Bobby” Coppedge Maritime Person of the Year


    The Propeller Club of the United States – Port of Jacksonville has selected Jim McLaughlin as its Robert J. “Bobby” Coppedge Maritime Person of the Year for 2016/2017. The club announced the award at its recent Maritime Day event. Jim’s leadership as both Executive Director of the Jacksonville Marine Transportation Exchange (JMTX) and Executive Director of Jacksonville Spillage Control, as well as his tireless service to the maritime community, has made impactful, positive and lasting contributions to Jacksonville’s port.

  • Join us at Change of Command on June 15


    At this year’s event, we’ll welcome incoming President Jeff Price, Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT), and honor outgoing President Tammy Emerson, W&O Supply. Enjoy networking, awards presentations honoring the 2017 Club Member of the Year and Student Port Member of the Year, as well as dinner and dessert served alongside an amazing view of downtown at River City Brewing Company.

    Click here to reserve your tickets today!

  • In Memoriam: George DuBois, 1937-2017


    We’re sad to report on the passing of George DuBois, who served as Club President from 1982-1983; and was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award in 2015.

  • Storm Update – Oct. 8, 2016


    Effective 11 p.m. on Oct. 8, 2016, the Captain of the Port has set Modified Port Condition IV in the Ports of Jacksonville and Fernandina. Click here to read MSIB 077-16 for detailed operating restrictions.

  • Storm Update – Oct. 6, 2016


    Given the current forecast and track of Hurricane Mathew, the Captain of the Port (COTP) Jacksonville has set Hurricane Condition ZULU in the Ports of Jacksonville and Fernandina, effective 8:00 a.m. today, (Oct. 6, 2016). Click here to read USCG Marine Safety Information Bulletin (MSIB) 075-16 for more info.

  • Storm Update (2) – Oct. 4, 2016


    Based on the current predicted track of Hurricane Matthew, effective 6:00 p.m. on Oct. 4, 2016, the Captain of the Port (COTP) Jacksonville will set Hurricane Condition YANKEE (sustained gale force winds due to Tropical Cyclone activity are predicted within 24 hours) in the Ports of Canaveral, Jacksonville, and Fernandina. Click here to read Marine […]