Malibu Ship Visit

Malibu Ship Visit – USS Lake Champlain 22-25 February 2019 Pacific Tugboat Service has provided ship husbandry services for US Naval ships for many years in various locations ranging from Santa Barbara to the Ports of Los Angeles and San Diego. From the 22nd through the 25th of February 2019, we supported the ship visit…

Pacific Patriot Sea Trial Complete

Today, the Patriot sea-trial on San Diego Bay was a successful first run of Pacific Tugboat Services’ newest Tier 3 vessel. She will now undergo completion of crew amenities and systems, final painting, outfitting and USCG Inspection prior to commissioning in the PTS Fleet. Patriot is a twin screw (through nozzles/flanking rudders) 1,400H.P. push tug…

Inlandboatmen’s Union Ground Breaking Ceremony

Dedication of the Victor Kaplan Hall September 15, 2017 Pacific Tugboat Service is proud to support the IBU/ ILWU of Southern California. Steve Frailey, President of PTS spoke at the dedication of the Victor Kaplan Hall. Victor has dedicated his life to defending the rights of the Workers. He began is career in 1935, and…

Farm Creates New River Habitat For Chinook Salmon

Twenty-five salmon shelters called “refugios”—made of large tree trunks and root wads, bolted to 12,000-pound limestone boulders—have been lowered into the Sacramento River near Redding. A Northern California farm partnered with state and federal agencies in what’s considered a first-of-its-kind project to benefit chinook salmon in the river. “The overall goal is to improve the…

2nd Annual Summer Mixer, August 18, 2017

2nd Annual Summer Mixer August 18 2017 with sponsors. pub   PROPELLER CLUB OF THE UNITED STATES PORT OF SAN DIEGO Post Office Box 131544 San Diego, California 92170 www.propellerclubsandiego.org   2nd Annual Summer Mixer We will be set up by the three 5” guns in the grassy area in Liberty Station. Gun Platform #1.…

Hyperion

PTS working with Techcom International and the City of Los Angeles to repair their 1 mile outfall for the Hyperion Treatment plant. The project is going and on schedule. This has been a textbook example of a working project, on time and on budget.

San Salvador galleon finally leaves land

San Salvador galleon finally leaves land San Salvador galleon finally leaves land. The handcrafted ship, a replica of explorer Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo’s Spanish flagship, will eventually join the Star of India and other historic ships at the Maritime Museum on the San Diego waterfront. Please like and share! Maritime Museum of San Diego Port of…