Projects & News
Puerto Rico Relief Efforts
Smith Maritime has recently participated in the Puerto Rico Relief Efforts.
To the right is our Barge "Marilyn Monroe" loading equipment at our terminal in Amelia, Louisiana on behalf of CAT5 Resources. This equipment is en route to San Juan, PR to rebuild the cellular communications infrastructure.
Towage of the USN Vandenberg
"While all the ship-visiting and garden-gawking were going on - and after ten years and $12 million had been expended in the effort - the enormous troop transport Vandenberg (originally commissioned as the U.S.N.S. General Harry Taylor) was on her way south, under tow from Norfolk VA to Key West. We tracked her progress all week via the tug captain's updates at the Big Shipwrecks website: ..."
Towage of the USS Mispillion Through the Panama Canal
by Vern Bouwman
Reservists taking part in Exercise Northern Frontier in Happy Valley-Goose Bay
Barge Marilyn Monroe supports American and Canadian troops by delivering tractors, dump trucks, bobcats and other heavy equipment.
M/V Ocean Breeze Finally Removed from Chilean Beach and Scuttled
“It is all about the salvors,” said TITAN’s Rich Habib, Managing Director, “The combined TITAN-T&T salvage team, along with the captain and crew of the Rhea, did a tremendous job overcoming adversity and completed the removal of this significant wreck with minimal environmental impact as opposed to causeways and dredging suggested by other salvors.