Bar Pilot Dispatcher Email Changing

The email address used by the Associated Branch Pilots (ABP) to receive vessel reports and orders is changing. Effective immediately, please begin using the following email address for all vessel reports, orders, and email communication with ABP dispatchers:  operations@barpilot.com  The older…

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CRPPA Pilot Notice

From CRPPA President Michael Bopp: See the attached letter for official notice.  As noted, the parameters for these charges have been in the tariff for quite some time. For an inbound vessel, notice would be given at least six hours…

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Federal Pilots Rescind 12′ River Restrictions

From: Federal Pilot President <president@federalpilots.com>Subject: 12’ and fallingDate: June 24, 2020 To: “ron.branch@louisianamaritime.org” <ron.branch@louisianamaritime.org>Good Morning Captain Branch,Please distribute to the LAMA membership at your convenience. As a result of the Carrollton reaching 12’ and forecasted to continue falling, the Federal Pilots of Louisiana are rescinding their…

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Federal Pilot Draft Increase – 45 Feet

Received from Captain Greg Bush, President of the Federal Pilots **************************************************************** From: Federal Pilot President <president@federalpilots.com> Subject: Draft Increase Date: June 11, 2020 at 4:56:51 AM CDT   Captain Branch,Please distribute to the LAMA membership at your convenience.Effective immediately, The Federal Pilots of…

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