30+ Years of Experience!

We have built our business on the principle that the best people, reliable equipment, and fair pricing ensure the success of our company and our customers.


From private enterprise to commercial operations to military logistics, we have the expertise to help you find the best possible solutions.


On Call 24/7 to support our customers.

Green on the Blue

PTS has been on the forefront of Environmental Sustainability, working with the Coast Guard, Military, Local and State Governments to keep our coastal waterways clean while serving our customer’s needs.

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Dedicated to Our Community

From hiring local to having local school children name our vessels, we are active in our communities. Together, we will build a better home for our employees, vendors, and friendly competitors.

Environmentally Conscious

PTS has won numerous awards for our dedication to environmentally sustainable commerce both Inland and Offshore. We work directly with the Coast Guard on advisory boards to respond to spills, clean-up projects and believe we must keep our bays and shoreline free of pollutants.

Military Expertise

Pacific Tugboat Service proudly employs veterans. We specialize in government, military and NGO contracts throughout the world.


We pride ourselves on consistently being on budget, on time, while maintaining high-quality standards. As a Prime Contractor, Sub Contractor, or Team we will get the job done.

About Our Company

We are maritime professionals, dedicated to exceeding your expectations. Reliable, efficient and cost-effective, Pacific Tugboat Service is looking forward to serving you.

Our Story

Pacific Tugboat Service is a locally owned small business specializing in marine services & equipment.


Industry Experience

30+ Years!

Our Team

Contact our Sales Team: Bob Kinsella, VP of Sales and Marketing; CMC Larry WIlske, (SEAL) Ret’d, Military Liaison and Government Sales; Robbie Adair, Sales Manager for Long Beach Office; Pat Neal, VP Operations and Dispatch.

Our Fleet

One of the largest fleets on the West Coast, with partnerships throughout the world.

Complex Solutions

We can handle even the most complex solutions, with more than 20 years’ experience with Government Contracting.

Results you can count on

On Time, On Budget, with High Quality.


One of the largest and most diverse fleets in Southern California. We own a wide variety of vessels that can meet anyone’s needs. From our harbor tugs and ocean tugs to our crew boats, landing craft, floating cranes, and barges of varying sizes, there are few jobs we cannot do.
We are a trusted prime government contractor.
Close proximity to our customer base.
We can meet your needs in the Pacific, Atlantic, and Gulf regions with our strategic partners.
Experience in the maritime industry for more than 30 years.