Doug Lotoski memorial

  It is with regret that we have to report the passing of Doug Lotoski at 78 on Tuesday afternoon, July 11 from complications of ALS.   Doug began his maritime career as a Royal Canadian Navy Diver, where he became proficient in underwater salvage, repair, construction and exploration. Besides braving harsh and demanding conditions,…

Port Removes Debris from Former A-8 Anchorage

Boats, tires, batteries, metal containers, engines, and other debris are being pulled to the surface in South San Diego Bay, thanks to the efforts of the Port of San Diego. An estimated 50 tons of debris from the bottom of the bay is being recovered and removed from the area known as the A-8 Anchorage.…

San Diego Tugboat Fleet Converts to Shore Power

Pacific Tugboat Service, a member of the Port of San Diego’s Green Business Network, has converted its fleet of 20 vessels. Shore power, also known as cold ironing, is the process of switching from a ship’s onboard diesel power supply to shore-based electrical power while the ship is at the dock. This process reduces polluting…

Navy's Sea Hunter

Pacific Tugboat Service is the go to contractor for the Navy on the Pacific Ocean, we have the largest floating commercial crane on the West Coast of the United States, and have been deeply involved in the design, transportation, and support for the Navy’s newest UUV, the Sea Hunter.

#Wrecked by TBS Media Promotion Barge

TBS’s comedy series Wrecked has a familiar premise: a group of plane-crash survivors navigating a deserted island in the Pacific. The show started as a parody of ABC’s Lost, and has morphed into a hit of its own. To promote season two, which premiered last night, TBS planned a unique fan experience in the form…

San Diego Red Bull Race 2017

The Red Bull Air Race World Championship makes a welcome return to San Diego on the 15-16 April 2017. Set on the Pacific coast of California the location provides the perfect backdrop for a race. San Diego last hosted a Red Bull Air Race back in 2009 and proved extremely popular with the fans that…