The Foss Washington shipyard, located in Seattle, WA, is one of the most completely equipped yards on the Pacific coast – offering full-service vessel repair and maintenance, as well as new construction.
Maintenance & Repair
Our shipwrights, riggers, electricians, machinists, welders, diesel experts, painters, pipefitters and craftspeople are long-term, dedicated employees who work as a team to get the job done and done right.
New Vessel Construction
On the leading edge of marine technology, engineering and boat building, the Foss Seattle Shipyard construct reliable, efficiently designed, and expertly crafted vessels.
Our accomplished teams have years of experience working on major vessel modifications and safely handling the most complicated and complex installations.
Regions we serve
Foss provides ship assist, tanker escort and other harbor services to vessels calling ports on the U.S. West Coast, Alaska and Hawaii. Foss specializes in comprehensive marine transportation services from point-to-point global turnkey logistics and transportation services, to ocean towing, and total project management worldwide.
Foss Maritime is dedicated to industry innovation and creative solutions. From introducing the first tugboat launches in Tacoma in the late 1800’s to diesel tugboats and developing the first Tractor tugs and one‐of‐a‐kind hybrid tugs. Foss has been focused on optimizing our fleet from the very beginning. We continue to build, design and add state-of-the-art vessels to our powerful fleet and most recently added three ASD-90 Tier 4 tugs which meet the EPA’s highest emissions standards.