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5 facts about TowBoatUS Rochester

14 Jun

Services Available: Towboat Services We offer Towing, Soft Ungroundings, Battery Jumps & Fuel Delivery. 24-hours per day. Repairs We have contracts with a reputabe third party to provide repair services. Salvage We offer 24-hour salvage assistance. Includes recovery of property, spill response, refloating vessels, and towing it to a safe harbor. Transportation We can arrange […]

Genesee River Dredging Underway

14 May

RYBA Marine Construction starting dredging the Genesee River this past week.  News reports say: “Work at Irondequoit Bay, slated to take eight days, is set to begin July 19. Dredging at Little Sodus is to begin on July 1, Oak Orchard on July 30, Olcott on August 11 and Wilson on August 20, according to […]

TowBoatUS Rochester’s 5th Season!

30 Apr

We are glad to be back in the waters of Lake Ontario for our 5th season! We launched our primary rescue towboat at Shumway Marine on April 15th. We are officially standing-by for the 2014 navigation season. Make sure your Unlimited TowBoatUS membership is up to date before you get underway. Call Capt. Jake @ […]

Winter Salvage

30 Apr

Captain Chip and Captain Terry of TowBoatUS Rochester successfully refloated and completed emergency hull repairs to this 55 FT Motor Yacht last month in the Finger Lakes Region. After stabilizing the refloated Motor Yacht we installed a temporary electrical system including; 12v batteries, maintenance pumps, emergency pumps, battery chargers and auxiliary heating.   If your boat […]