Thursday, May 6, 2021
Leisa Florence tug
Shipbuilding

New Foss Tug to Use Autonomous Systems for West Coast Tanker Escort and Ship Assists

A new harbor tug for Seattle-based Foss Maritime is set become the first vessel of its kind in the United States to use autonomous systems in real-world commercial operations. Foss...

May 6, 2021
Total Views: 2419

Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Press Releases

Foss Maritime’s Alta June powered by biofuel in San Francisco/Oakland

Foss Maritime’s Alta June was fueled this morning in Richmond, CA. But, this was not an ordinary fueling. Foss is trialling Shell Trading (US) Companies biofuel (B20) in the Alta...

April 21, 2021
Total Views: 497

Friday, April 2, 2021
deme wind turbine installation vessel
Offshore

First Large-Scale Offshore Wind Project in U.S. Selects DEME-Foss Partnership for Wind Turbine Installation Work

The first large-scale offshore wind farm in the United States has selected a U.S.-based arm of Belgian marine services provider DEME to transport and install wind turbine generators for the...

April 2, 2021
Total Views: 6483

Friday, January 8, 2021
Press Releases

Will Roberts named President of Foss Maritime

Press Release – Foss Maritime is pleased to announce the appointment of Will Roberts as the organization’s next president. Roberts brings to the position a wealth of knowledge and an...

January 8, 2021
Total Views: 1179

Thursday, November 19, 2020
Shipbuilding

Nichols Brothers Launches Latest ASD-90 Tug for Foss Maritime

The third of four ASD-90 Class tugs for Foss Maritime has been launched at Nichols Brothers Boat Builders yard in Freeland, Washington this week. The 100’ x 40’ Z-Drive tractor...

November 19, 2020
Total Views: 2697

Friday, March 27, 2020
Press Releases

Foss Maritime Assists USNS Mercy into Port

Press Release – Foss Maritime was proud to assist the Military Sealift Command Hospital Ship USNS Mercy this morning into the Port of Los Angeles. At 0730 hours this morning Foss Tugs Alta...

March 27, 2020
Total Views: 12

Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Maritime News

Foss Maritime Christens New Tier 4 Tug

Seattle-based Foss Maritime has christened the first of four new EPA Tier 4-compliant ASD tugs under construction at Nichols Brothers Boat Builders in Freeland, Washington. The tug, named Jamie Ann, is the first...

March 4, 2020
Total Views: 39

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Press Releases

Cook Inlet Tug & Barge Expand North Slope Operations

Press Release – Foss Maritime Company – Cook Inlet Tug & Barge (CITB), an independently managed subsidiary of Foss Maritime Company, announced today that operations on Alaska’s North Slope are officially...

July 16, 2019
Total Views: 8

Monday, October 29, 2018
Press Releases

Powerful Harbor Tug Bering Wind Coming to Anchorage

5,000 HP workhorse to enter Alaska service this month Press Release – Foss Maritime – ANCHORAGE, October 29, 2018 – The Bering Wind, a powerful Dolphin Class tugboat, is being...

October 29, 2018
Total Views: 15

Thursday, June 28, 2018
Press Releases

Foss Maritime Centralizes Vessel Operations with Helm CONNECT

U.S. Marine Transportation and Logistics Services Provider Streamlines Fleet Management with Innovative Software Platform Press Release – SEATTLE, Wash., June 27, 2018 – Foss Maritime has announced that it has...

June 28, 2018
Total Views: 2

Thursday, April 19, 2018
Press Releases

Foss Executive Honored by Coast Guard

Eighth Coast Guard District Recognizes Grant Johnson for His Role in Enhancing Offshore Oil Industry Safety SEATTLE, Wash., April 20, 2018 – The U.S. Coast Guard recently awarded Grant Johnson, Foss Maritime’s...

April 19, 2018
Total Views: 2

Monday, January 29, 2018
Press Releases

Foss Maritime Arrives in Puerto Rico with Hundreds of Utility Trucks to Help Restore Power Grid

Foss arrived this week at the Port of Ponce in Puerto Rico with seven barges loaded with 498 utility trucks as part of the on-going effort to restore power to...

January 29, 2018
Total Views: 24

Thursday, January 4, 2018
News

Foss Ships Hundreds of Utility Trucks to Puerto Rico to Help Restore Power

At the Port of Virginia in Norfolk and the Port of Lake Charles in Louisiana, Seattle-based Foss Maritime is loading hundreds of utility trucks onto barges bound for Puerto Rico...

January 4, 2018
Total Views: 8

Thursday, December 21, 2017
Press Releases

Foss Provides Meals and Homes for Hundreds of First Responders in Devastated Puerto Rico

From hearty meals to comfortable sleeping quarters for first responders, Foss Maritime has been supporting the relief and rebuilding efforts in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands following the...

December 21, 2017
Total Views: 5

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
News

FOSS and Damen to Build Ten Tugs for U.S. Ship Assist and Escort Market

US-based Foss Maritime and Netherlands-based Damen Shipyards have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the construction of at least ten next-generation ship assist and escort tugs for the US market....

November 28, 2017
Total Views: 9

Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Denise foss tug
News

Foss Maritime Christens New ‘Arctic’ Tug

Foss Maritime has christened its second of three state-of-the-art Arctic Class tugs designed to operate in the extreme conditions up in Alaska and the Arctic in support of the oil...

June 7, 2016
Total Views: 40

Tuesday, August 28, 2012
Offshore News

Foss to Build First-In-Class Arctic Tugs

Foss Maritime on Tuesday announced plans to build the first three vessels of its new Arctic Class of tugs as the company responds to growing demand and new opportunities in...

August 28, 2012
Total Views: 7

Wednesday, August 22, 2012
Maritime News

Foss Hybrid Tug Suffers Machinery Fire

One of Foss Maritime’s hybrid tugs suffered a fire in her machinery space on Monday after having just completed a ship assist job in the Port of Long Beach. In...

August 22, 2012
Total Views: 33

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Blog

Ship Photos of The Day – Navy Ships and The Golden Gate Bridge at 75

San Francisco this weekend celebrated the 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge.  One of the best things about being in San Francisco looking out at views of the Bay...

May 30, 2012
Total Views: 124

Friday, January 27, 2012
Maritime News

Cargo Ship Strikes Kentucky Bridge, Bridge Collapses

A bridge in western Kentucky has partially collapsed after being struck by a cargo ship Thursday night.  According to officials, two spans of the U.S. 68/KY 80 bridge over Kentucky...

January 27, 2012
Total Views: 30