about us

About Us

For over 20 years Westug has set the standard for safe, reliable and quality managed marine towage operations.

Westug boasts a highly professional, hands-on, motivated and skilled team who take ownership of their individual roles and responsibilities. Our team consists of diversely qualified, seagoing and management personnel, each of whom brings their own special expertise to the operation. Our business success is derived from our management approach, which results in a pooling of resources and knowledge from our personnel to elicit maximum input and involvement in all activities.

Since our inception as a service-based business operating and maintaining statutory compliant vessels, Westug has achieved and maintained an enviable record of 100% reliability. Westug provides a Lloyds accredited ISO 9001:2008 quality assured marine management service from start to finish. From sourcing suitable vessels, crewing, daily management and shore support Westug guarantees excellence, reliability and safety beyond expectation.


Our HSE policy is implemented into our operation from the very beginning of our teams training and is constantly reviewed and improved to ensure it reflects our dynamic work environment. Regular meetings, drills, workshops and training ensure that our team is equipped with all the skills and knowledge to undertake their team based roles efficiently, safely and adhering to sound environmental principles and regulations.

Westug has integrated the HSE into the quality management system ensuring our policies comply with all relevant national and international legislation to safeguard the health, safety and welfare of our personnel, contractors and clients.