Captain Peter


I started my career crab fishing in the Bering Sea at age 18. In 1996, acquired a Master 1600/3000 Gt. Currently hold: Master all Oceans, operating Crab Boats, and Factory Long-Liners in the Bering Sea for the last 16 yrs. Vessels of 750 Gt. @ 180 Ft. with up to 20 to 30 crew. Enjoy telling stories of big seas and big catches and yes, I have fished with all of the Deadliest Catch guys. Polite, Safe, and Colorful....

Previous Experience

15 years as a Crab fisherman in the Bering Sea, Aleutian Islands, Gulf of Alaska and the Norwegian Sea. Lobster fisherman from Midway to Hawaii. Mate: freighter out of Savanna, Georgia, Pollock Trawlers in the Bering Sea. Captain/Consultant for risk management and operations for Shipyard projects in Dutch Harbor, Kodiak, Ketchikan, Seward, Ak. Seattle, Wa. Hawaii, Savanna, Ga. and Bergen, Norway (lived in Bergen, Norway for 7 years).

Professional Background

Fishmaster/Consultant in Norway. Acquired a Master Oceans 1600/3000 Gt. Inspected. For the last 16 years I have been operating large Factory Long-liners in the Bering Sea and the Gulf of Alaska. Sailed as Engineer on many crab boats. Training: managerial, computer, firefighting, extensive medical, certified Safety Drill Instructor, unlimited radar, unlimited lifeboat, FCC Radio operator. Recently operated the F/V Pavlof 179 ft, 642 Gt. Crab Catcher/Processor in the Bering Sea 22 crew.


  • Towing
  • Radio Operator
  • Radar
  • STCW - Firefighting
  • STCW - Medical
  • STCW - Lifeboatman
  • unlimited AB

On-Water Specialities

  • Sailing
  • Towing
  • Radar

Other Services

  • Vessel Maintenance
  • Mechanical Repair


Loxahatchee, FL, United States

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