(GULF SOUTH OCEAN TOWING LLC., UNITED TUGS INC., PLAIMAR LLC.)
Founded in 1958, by Emile Eymard, Emmett Eymard, Sydney Savoie and Elfer Guidry. The United Tugs Incorporated is a family owned, and operated company based in Harvey, Louisiana.
The company entered the towing sector when the three partners began contracting their oyster boats for marine towing work along the coastline.
And, conducts operations in the North Atlantic Ocean, the Pacific Ocean. As well as providing marine towing services in the Gulf of Mexico, including the Gulf Intercoastal Waterway, and the Panama Canal.
The company specializes in municipal work, federal projects with the Army Corps of Engineers, marine transportation of equipment, dredging operations, liquid cargo hauling, and special large-scale projects.
In 2019, United Tugs Incorporated was acquired by La Carriers Transportation Services Incorporated of Larose, Louisiana