Video Listings

Timothy Robinson of MV Capt. Greg Smith
Timothy served in the U.S. Navy before he became a cook on a towboat. He offers advice to people who potentially want to become mariners, especially those who have limited options on shore. More...
  • August 12, 2016 Karen Graham of the MV Andrew Cannava

    Karen might not look like a “typical” mariner, but she has one of the key qualities of a great shipmate: Knowing how to earn—and give—respect.

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  • August 5, 2016 Charleigh Schultz of the MV Kentucky

    As if working as a pilot on board a towboat isn’t enough, Charleigh also has a farm and regularly volunteers helping fellow veterans.

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  • July 26, 2016 Chris Hall of the MV David M. O’Loughlin

    Chris loves working on Ingram’s MV David M. O’Loughlin and has aspirations to become a chief engineer. He cites the family environment of the towboat as one of the best parts of the job.

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  • July 6, 2016 Kari Boesch of the MV AJ Morris

    When we last met Kari, she was a Maine Maritime Academy student and had been working as a deckhand on various Ingram vessels.

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  • June 28, 2016 Paul Mitchell of the MV Jerry Tinkey

    Paul is a steersman—a “pilot in training.” Listen as he describes what it takes to do his job and what steps a mariner must follow to get to the wheelhouse. It’s not easy!

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  • June 23, 2016 Interview with Capt. Howard Brent

    Howard Brent has spent a lifetime in the river industry. While attending the University of Southern Mississippi and Texas A&M, he spent his summers working on the river.

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