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Jobs + The Economy
The tugboat, towboat and barge industry is the largest segment of the U.S. domestic maritime industry.
Safety & Sustainability
AWO members take safety seriously – the safety of our crews, the public, our vessels, and the waters upon which we operate.
SecurityThe tugboat, towboat and barge industry plays an essential role in keeping our nation secure.
Member Resources Library
Access AWO resources including best practices, guides, webinars, one pagers and much more in the new Resources Library.
Issues and Advocacy
From the Jones Act to infrastructure, on Capitol Hill and in regulatory agencies, AWO works tirelessly to advocate for the tugboat, towboat and barge industry.