Central Maritime, LLC
5575 Hwy 1 N
Lockport, LA 70374
Phone: (985) 532-0442
Tim Anselmi’s career in the maritime industry began in 1979. He started working as an ordinary seaman onboard an offshore towing vessel immediately after graduating high school.
Worked his way up the ranks, he received his 200 ton Master of Uninspected Towing Vessels in 1984, an Unlimited Tankerman ticket in 1985, and upgraded his license to a 1600 ton Master of Towing in 1992.
Having more than 20 years on offshore towing vessels, Tim has operated a variety of towing vessels of various sizes and horsepower from the Northern and Southern Gulf of Mexico to San Juan, Puerto Rico and the Atlantic Coast.
His towing experience includes towing material and tank barges, offshore anchor handling, operating ship docking tugs, towing offshore semi-submersible and jack-up drilling rigs.
In 1999, Tim began marine surveying for a New Orleans based firm.
In May 2005, he established Central Maritime, L.L.C. in Lockport, LA.
Tim is a Certified Marine Surveyor with the National Association of Marine Surveyors (NAMS) and a candidate member with the American Society of Appraisers (ASA).
In addition to surveying and being an active member in the various associations mentioned above, Tim has been qualified as an expert in a number of federal and state courts, testifying in many areas, including vessel damages, marine liability, and marine violations.
Tim resides in Larose, LA with his wife of thirty four (34) years, Debra.