Young Brothers
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Since 1900, Young Brothers has grown to become Hawaii’s foremost inter-island freight handling and transportation company. With its involved, dedicated and skilled people and full fleet of barges, tugs, and shoreside equipment, Young Brothers offers fast, frequent and reliable service to all the major ports in Hawaii.

Young Brothers is a regulated inter-island cargo carrier transporting general freight, mixed pallets, roll-on, roll-off (Ro/Ro) equipment and containerized cargo via barge on a regular schedule to the ports of Nawiliwili on Kauai, Kahului on Maui, Kaunakakai on Molokai, Kaumalapau on Lanai, Honolulu on Oahu, and Hilo and Kawaihae on the Island of Hawaii.

Together, Foss and Young Brothers – with a strong century long tradition and corporate culture focused on quality and service – are Hawaii’s leading tug and barge transportation companies.

Visit the Young Brothers website to learn more.