Patron Sponsors

Adams-Warnock, Inc.

Adams-Warnock, Inc. is a Savannah-based company primarily involved with railway construction and maintenance. They also provide locomotive leasing, railcar switching and tie-down services, civil engineering, and equipment rental.

Bell Crane & Rigging, Inc.

Bell Crane & Rigging, Inc.  We provide crane and rigging services to the Georgia Ports Authority’s Garden City Terminal and Ocean Terminal.  Our scope of work includes certified cranes, operators, and rigging.

B-H Transfer Company

In business since 1971, B-H Transfer Co. handles import/export shipments, container management services, domestic shipments of industrial minerals and chemicals, mining and hauling crude clay, and recently expanded rail-to-truck transload division.

Brunswick Bar Pilots Association, LLC

The Brunswick Bar Pilots dedicate their lives to safely conducting vessels in, out, and within the Port of Brunswick. They are an integral component in supporting the future development of the port.

Cordele Intermodal Services

Cordele Intermodal Services is a privately owned and operated rail ramp in Cordele, Georgia, providing direct rail access exclusively to the GPA. Our market includes Georgia, the southern half of Alabama, and the Florida Panhandle.

Crescent Towing Company

For more than 70 years, Crescent Towing has had one overriding goal in mind:  Complete Customer Satisfaction.  We continue to achieve that goal by maintaining the finest crews, state-of-the-art equipment and support available.

CSX Transportation

CSX, based in Jacksonville, Florida, is a premier transportation company. It provides rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload services and solutions to customers across a broad array of markets, including energy, industrial, construction, agricultural, and consumer products.

EEU, Inc.


Electrical Equipment Upgrading

Evans General Contractors

Evans General Contractors provides comprehensive design/build and general contracting services in the manufacturing, industrial, office and healthcare markets. From conceptual project development through final completion, we provide value that exceeds our clients’ expectations.

Grieg Star

Grieg Star is a fully integrated shipping company and owner of one of the world’s largest open hatch fleets. Headquartered in Bergen, Norway, we have offices in the USA, Canada, Europe, Asia and South America.

Guy M. Turner, Inc.

Guy M Turner has been serving the Georgia Ports Authority since 1924. We own and operate the necessary equipment to do the job right the first time. Our safety program is unparalleled in the industry.

Hussey Gay Bell

An ENR Top 500 Design Firm, Hussey Gay Bell has provided professional engineering and architectural design services to marine and port clients throughout Georgia and South Carolina for more than 5 decades.

J. E. Oswalt & Sons, Inc.

In business since 1927, J. E. Oswalt & Sons, Inc. is a provider of heavy rigging and transportation services for turbines, generators, transformers and vessels throughout the Southeast. We specialize in loading/off-loading on barges and railcars.


Since 1945, JCB has grown to become one of the top three construction equipment manufacturers in the world. Today, the company produces over 300 different machines at 22 factories, including its North American Headquarters in Savannah.

L-A Savannah-Crossgate, LLC

L-A Savannah-Crossgate LLC owns 300 acres bisected by the Jimmy DeLoach Parkway. Crossgate, the largest and closest industrial site to the Port of Savannah served by Norfolk Southern rail, has frontage on Highway 21 with access to the Jimmy DeLoach Parkway.

M. J. Hogan and Company

A linehandling company servicing the Port of Savannah, Georgia since 1975, M. J. (Jerry) Hogan started the company with a strong focus on customer satisfaction and remains committed to offering the best service.

MCO Transport

MCO Transport is a closely held transportation and warehousing organization headquartered in Wilmington, NC with terminals in Savannah, Charleston, and Norfolk. We specialize in a wide array of solutions including: container drayage, domestic truckload and specialized commodities and equipment.

Miller Transfer

Miller Transfer is an asset based specialized carrier.  Servicing the US/CN/MX through 18 strategically placed terminals.  Offering services from Legal flatbed to Over-dimensional and Heavy-weight transportation. Providing turnkey project support including international, rigging, warehousing and crating/wrapping.


Moran is a leading provider of harbor docking, marine towing and transportation services — a 150-year-old corporation that was founded in the New York Harbor and grew to preeminence in the industry. Please visit us at

Neal Brothers

Neal Brothers is a multinational cargo handling and export packing company with over 100 years of combined experience. Our mission is to provide every client with a level of service that can’t be matched by our competitors.

Parsons Corporation

Founded in 1944, Parsons provides transportation services on projects of any size and complexity. From the world’s largest airports and ports, to the most demanding bridges with critical highways and railroads, Parsons does it all.

Paul S. Akins Company, Inc.

Paul S. Akins Company, Inc. is proud to serve Georgia as a provider of exceptional General Contracting, Construction Management, and Design-Build services since 1968.

Propeller Club of Savannah

The Savannah Propeller Club is comprised of over 290 individuals representing more than 145 organizations in Savannah. The club is dedicated to the enhancement and well-being of all interests of the Savannah maritime community.

PS Logistics

PS Logistics encompasses 14 companies offering Flatbed, Heavy Haul (SD, RGN, DD), Bulk/Scrap, Van, and Refrigerated Transportation (2,100+ power units), Third Party and Brokerage Divisions collectively moving 150,000+ loads annualized, Dedicated Operations, and Joint Ventures.

RoadOne IntermodaLogistics

RoadOne Intermodal Logistics is America’s premier intermodal transportation and related logistics company, offering industry-leading port/rail container drayage, dedicated truckload, warehousing, and distribution solutions nationwide. With 1,200+ tractors across 43 locations, RoadOne has the scale and resources you need.

Saga Welco AS

SAGA WELCO AS is a major operator of “open hatch” bulk carriers, with a fleet of 52 sophisticated vessels of which 50 are equipped with travelling gantry cranes. The company offers worldwide services through regional offices, with North American headquarters in Savannah, and head office in Tonsberg, Norway.

Savannah Heavy Lift, LLC

Savannah Heavy Lift operates a 500-ton floating crane based at GPA's Ocean Terminal, which is capable of moving in the South Atlantic and the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, and handling a wide variety of projects.

Southern Petroleum Resources, LLC.

Southern Petroleum Resources, bulk fuel supplier that supplies ULSD, gasoline, biodiesel B5, B20, special blends, public compressed natural gas station, and bulk LNG. Building a tranloading facility that will provide rail, carrier, and storage services.

The Hubach Group, Inc.

The Hubach Group, Inc. is an asset-based transportation provider serving the Southeast U.S. Our service offerings include Local and Regional Drayage, Intermodal Logistics, and Dedicated Contract Carriage. Our mission is to enhance our customer’s competitive position in their markets through superior logistics performance. 

VOS Electric

VOS Electric serves the electrical needs of the Georgia Ports Authority working on everything from ship-to-shore cranes, warehousing, parking lot lighting and office areas. Visit us at

Willis Towers Watson

Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. Learn more at