This book provides practical advice for
tugmasters operating in deep water and
in coastal estuaries on the west coast of
the USA and Canada. Long and short tow
and planning methods are discussed.
Written by two brothers who are directly
involved with offshore towing operations and supported by the
main offshore towing companies. The high level of seamanship
involved covers all aspect of towing. The book is used as a text
for USCG qualifications.