1423 Powhatan St., Suite 1
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
Phone (703) 836-6727
Fax (703) 836-7491
Email: asnehq@navalengineers.org

Upcoming Events


The ASNE Central Gulf Coast Section hosts numerous events throughout the year. All of these events are joint meetings with the local SNAME section. If you would like to attend a Central Gulf Coast event, please contact Frank Colangelo at fcolangelo@cox.net or centralgulfcoastasne@gmail.com.



November 14th, 2021 - Assembly Time: 8:30 AM (CST)

Thoma-Sea Shipyard and Arctic Fjord Address: 137 Barry Belanger StreetHouma, LA 70363

On behalf of the Central Gulf Coast Section, our board team is excited to announce a hands-on Tour of Thoma-Sea Marine Constructors, LLC (TMC) shipyard and its new build, MV ARCTIC FJORD, a modern Alaskan fish factory trawler. TMC’s Mr. Donald Luparello, New Construction Manager, will give the Tour on Sunday, 14 NOV lasting 90 – 120 minutes and host any of your questions.

Visitors are requested to bring their own Personal Protective Equipment. NO Sandals or sneakers – see flyer for details.If the forecasted weather precludes this outdoor event from occurring, you will receive a cancellation notification not later than Saturday, 13 NOV, by 5 pm.

Please carefully review the attached flyer: Click Here!

The attached flyer gives more detail on this free-of-charge (non-PDH) event and directions from Metairie to get to the site. Please note that the Tour has a FIFTEEN attendee maximum capacity. Presently, we can accommodate you and your guests; but don’t delay! The attendance limit will soon be reached.

If you plan on attending, please email Frank Colangelo with the following information to help us keep track with USACE’s requests:

  • Including yourself, total number of vehicle occupants
  • Attendee(s) names
  • Society Affiliation(s)

To help us coordinate with shipyard security and attendance, provide me with the following information:

Attendee Name: _______________Society Affiliation(s):______________

Add additonal, as necessary.