Harbor Ship Assist and Tanker Escort

San Diego, California

We provide tug services in the Port of San Diego, California, utilizing conventional tugboats specially designed for harbor work and tanker escorts to ensure safe passage in and out of the port. These vessels, the highest horsepower tugs in the area, are manned by highly experienced crews available to assist in the docking, undocking and towing of container ships, car carriers, tankers and other types of vessels entering and leaving this Southern California port. And for cargo traveling beyond San Diego, we also offer short- and long-haul ocean towing throughout the West Coast of the U.S. and around the world. 

When it comes to harbor services, we’re dedicated to exceeding the performance of other San Diego-area tug companies through the implementation of solid environmental, safety and quality assurance programs. Our tug crews and shore-side support personnel are dedicated to providing customers the best service, and the assurance that they’ll do whatever it takes to get the job done right the first time, every time.

The following tugs are in operation in the Port of San Diego:

Vessel Name Horsepower Bollard Pull Propulsion
Scout 4,800 104,000 lbs Voith-Schneider Cycloidal
Tioga 4.500 108,000 lbs Ulstein Azimuthing

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Harbor Ship Assist and Tanker Escort:

Fuel Pricing

0000 March 27 '15 - 2359 April 2 '15

Location Price
SoCal $2.1549
San Diego $2.3080
NoCal $2.6249
Puget Sound $2.0488