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Why Anchorage Launch?

Quality, Reliability, Expertise

If you’re searching for launch and ship-assist services, you won’t find a more quality and reliable partner than Anchorage Launch Services. Below are just a few of the reasons to choose Anchorage Launch Services as your partner:

Unparalleled Expertise

Our business was founded more than three decades ago in 1982. With more than 115 years of combined experience, our crew members have worked around the world and have been in almost every imaginable situation. We are uniquely capable of providing a safe, reliable experience for you, your ships, and your cargo.

Stable Equipment

We operate aluminum, steel-hulled vessels. Our retrofitted clean diesel engines are good for the environment and help keep rates competitive. Our vessels are larger than most of our competitors’ facilitating smoother sailing, even in stormy conditions.

Safety / Quality Focus

All of our vessels are certified, documented and inspected by the United States Coast Guard.  Inspections are performed annually.  In addition, we follow all USCG regulations regarding vessel operation and maintenance. All operators have a 100-ton USCG Masters license and experience and training to handle launch, line and cargo work.  All operators and crew have TWIC cards.  All employees are subject to random drug testing, and the company has a zero tolerance policy for drug or alcohol use.

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