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Mobile: +207-479-1914

Prentice (Skip) Strong

Marine Surveyor and Consultant

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    ‣ USCG Unlimited Master license

    ‣ Federal and State 1st class pilotage endorsements

    ‣ Total of 35 years of seagoing experience. 3 years as Master of US Flag tankers and 24 years as full time pilot/docking pilot in Maine

    ‣ 12 years of experience as an independent expert witness on navigation and pilotage issues

    ‣ Captain of SS Cherry Valley in 1994 during the rescue of tug J.A. Oregon and barge Poseidon during a tropical storm, which ultimately resulted in the largest pure marine salvage award in US history to that point in time

    ‣ Recipient of the American Merchant Marine Seamanship Trophy in 1995