TowBoatUS & VESSEL ASSIST in the News
2009

TowBoatUS Savannah, GA
Capt. Dana Rutland discusses complexities and dangers of sunken vessels in waterways.
December 28, 2009
Story: Lesley Conn; Photo: John Carrington

VESSEL ASSIST San Diego, CA
Following a freak storm, VESSEL ASSIST San Diego salvages a fishing vessel.

November 28,2009
Story: John Gibbins

VESSEL ASSIST Port Townsend, WA
Capt. Roger Slade assisted in the removal of a sinking vessel in Mystery Bay.

November 3, 2009
Story/Photo: Jeff Chew

TowBoatUS Moriches, NY
Capt. Mark Grivas assists in rescue of distresed fisherman.

October 26, 2009
Story/Photo: Vera Chinese

TowBoatUS Philadelphia, PA
TowBoatUS Philadelphia called the CG to report boat taking on water.

October 23, 2009
Photo/Story: WBOC16.com

TowBoatUS Lake Lanier, GA
TowBoatUS Lake Lanier involved in the of the Parade of Lights.

October 7, 2009
Photo/Story: lakelanier.com

VESSEL ASSIST Friday Harbor, WA
Capt Rodriguez assisted when the Western Prince II started taking on water.

September 30, 2009
Story: islandguardian.com
Photo: Vessel Assist

TowBoatUS South Dade, FL
Mike Rowe of Dirty Jobs Meets Capt. Bill Hicks.

September 29, 2009
Photo/Story: discovery.com

TowBoatUS South Dade, FL
Dirty Job’s Mike Rowe learns about salvage.

September 29, 2009
Photo/Story: discovery.com

TowBoatUS Daytona Beach, FL
TowBoatUS Daytona Beach was on hand to assist in the refloating of a fire rescue boat.

Sept. 25, 2009
Photo/Story: Daron Dean

TowBoatUS Muskegon, MI
Captain Hibbard renders service in the Muskegon area.

September 5, 2009
Story: Terry Judd

TowBoatUS Jamaica Bay, NY
Captain Jack Schachner helps diver return bell missing for 98 years.

September 4, 2009
Story: Simone weichselbaum Photo: Maisel

TowBoatUS Sandy Hook, NJ
TowBoatUS transports teen back to his own boat.

August 30, 2009
Story: czusman

VESSEL ASSIST Friday Harbor, WA
Mariners eye view of tow.

August 29, 2008
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TowBoatUS Falmouth, MA
Tower wrangles unmanned Hydro Skiff after collision.

August 20, 2009
Story: Cape Cod Times
Photos: Ron Schloerb

TowBoatUS Chesapeake City, MD
TowBoatUS and CG search for vessel taking on water.

August 19, 2009
Story: coastguardnews.com

TowBoatUS Shamrock, NJ
Boat and crew towed to Somers Point, NJ.

August 17, 2009
Story: pressofAtlanticCity.com

TowBoatUS Palm Beach, FL
Participant in mini lobster season reported to be taking on water Copyright.

August 13, 2009
Story: Ed Killer

TowBoatUS Chesapeake City, MD
TowBoatUS tows boat that struck buoy in the Elk River.

August 10, 2009
Story: military.com

TowBoatUS Sandy Hook, NJ
TowBoatUS tows boat after CG rescue 2 boaters on sinking vessel.

August 7, 2009
Story: coastguardnews.com

VESSEL ASSIST Ventura, CA
Two vessel agrounds require the help of VESSEL ASSIST Ventura.

August 6, 2009
Story: coastguardnews.com

BoatUS Listed Tower – Lake Anna, VA
JP Ross, Inc. was first responder when 2 boats collided.

August 5, 2009
Story: Dan Telvock
Photo: Stephanie Lee

VESSEL ASSIST Friday Harbor, WA
Company investigates fuel spill from the grounded vessel Gypsy.

August 5, 2009
Story: David Haviland

VESSEL ASSIST CHANNEL ISLANDS, CA
VESSEL ASSIST helps dewater and tow boat to port.

August 3, 2009
Story: coastguardnews.com

TowBoatUS Cobb Island, MD
With just a ½ mile to the finish line racer became grounded .

August 2, 2009
Story: James Hohmann
Photo: Mark Gail

TowBoatUS Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Ft. Lauderdale assists Florida Atlantic University.

July 27, 2009
Story: Azadeh Ansari1

TowBoatUS Lake of the Ozarks, MO
Lake Tow helps raise jeep.

July 26, 2009
Photo/Story: lakeexpo.com

VESSEL ASSIST Monterey Bay, CA
VESSEL ASSIST responds to call from boat taking on water.

July 19, 2009
Story: Coastguardnews.com

TowBoatUS Newburyport, MA
TowBoatUS involved in search for missing boater.

July 1, 2009
Story: Lynn Hendricks

TowBoatUS Newburyport, MA
Captain Mike tows swamped boat back to port.

June 29, 2009
By Lynn Hendricks

VESSEL ASSIST Everett, WA
VESSEL ASSIST tows capsized boat following CG rescue.

June 19, 2009
Photo/Story: kirotv.com

VESSEL ASSIST Everett, WA
Capt. Dan Fry refloats 45 foot trawler.

June 19, 2009
Photo/Story: Jeff VanDerford

VESSEL ASSIST San Diego, CA
Captain Tony Olsen tries to save boat on jetty at Oceanside.

June 15, 2009
Photo/Story: vesselassistsandiego.com

TowBoatUS Manasquan, NJ
Tow captain aides boaters during Memorial Day tragedy.

June 3, 2009
Story: Amy Rosen

TowBoatUS Lake George, FL
Captain Matt Moss assists Coast Guard in rescue attempt.

May 27, 2009
Story: Joe Vanhoose
Photo: Bruce Ackerman

TowBoatUS Beaufort, NC
TowBoatUS captain works with CG to rescue 3 people.

May 22, 2009
Story: Military.com

TowBoatUS Lake of Ozarks, MO
Captain Meyer provides tow service on Lake of the Ozarks.

May 24, 2009
Story: Ra’Vae Edwards

VESSEL ASSIST San Pedro, CA
VESSEL ASSIST escorts Zac Sunderland into harbor.

Photo/Story: ktla.com
Lynette Romero Reports

BoatUS & VESSEL ASSIST
Photos from 2009 NOSA Newport to Ensenada Race.

April 2009

TowBoatUS Charleston, SC
Tow captain responds to boat aground.

March 31, 2009
Story: Military.com

TowBoatUS Miami, FL
TowBoatUS Miami assisted boater later reported missing.

March 16, 2009
Story: Military.com

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