Welcome! The Paducah 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. 


Upcoming Events

April Meeting Sponsor:

Donovan Marine 2401 Powell Street Paducah KY 42003
Propeller Club Meet & Greet with CRAWFISH!
Friday April 26th from 5-8 

RSVP: to wbliss@donovanmarine.com by April 18th 5pm 

Scholarship Deadline -April 1st 2019
Golf Outing - May 17th 2019
Maritime Day - May 18th 2019
River Industry Christmas Event - December 5th 2019



2018 Port Person of the year
Mitzi Mason, Paducah Rigging

2018 Maritime Person of the year
Steve Southern, Ingram Barge


International Club News

  • 2019 Salute to Congress scheduled

    The International Propeller Club's 35th annual Salute to Congress event will take place on May 1, 2019, in Arlington, Virginia.  The Salute is the Club's opportunity to thank a Member of Congress for his or her support of the maritime industry.  Details ... more

International Propeller Club Events

Latest Discussions

  • Posted in: Open Forum

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  • Posted in: Open Forum

    The Isere, a frigate of the French Navy, entered the bay of New York with a precious legacy on board: the Statue of LIberty. Today, ISERE 1885 is proposing to bring this page in history to life through an ambitious project to recreate the frigate's original ...

  • Posted in: Open Forum

    ​Please share the scholarship information with your respective clubs. Port of Savannah Propeller Club Scholarship Application Gus Dubus Scholarships The Propeller Club provides annual scholarships to students in the Logistics and Intermodal ...