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Opportunities at Dunlap Towing Company

on Aug 7, 2017 in Current News, Job Posting, Uncategorized

Dunlap Towing Company is currently accepting applications for qualified candidates for the positions AB/Cook and Chief Engineer for towing vessels along the West Coast and to Alaska.   Marine AB/Cooks Minimum Qualifications: Valid MMC with AB endorsement, and TWIC. Chief Engineer Requirements: Valid MMC with minimum DDE 500GT Valid USCG Medical Certificate...

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Launch of the Gretchen Dunlap

on Dec 16, 2015 in Current News

Dunlap Towing Company launched a new tractor tug Gretchen Dunlap on December 16, 2015 at Hansen Boat Company in Everett, WA. The tug will be drydocked over the next few weeks so that the Z Drives can be installed, the living areas finished, and the outside painted. Once completed, the tug will head to Dutch Harbor, Alaska where it will assist ships calling on...

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Tractor Tug Gretchen Dunlap

on Sep 29, 2015 in Current News

Coming this Winter – Dunlap’s newest fleet member – tractor tug Gretchen Dunlap! The Gretchen, under construction at Hansen Boat Company in Everett, WA, will measure in at 101 feet long with a beam of 42 feet. She’ll have approximately 6850 horsepower and will be capable of attaining 90 tons of bollard pull. After launch, the Gretchen will be heading to...

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Current News 2015

on Mar 6, 2015 in Current News

This year marks 90 years of service for Dunlap Towing Company.  Over the past nine decades we have grown from a small three-tug business towing grain scows to a fleet of 29 tugs and 10 barges operating throughout the Pacific Ocean, Western Alaska, and along the Pacific Coast. We are thankful for the years of business, the opportunity to serve our communities, and...

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