The Mississippi River

The Mississippi River, Crescent Towing's largest operating port, handles a wide range of ship types and sizes bulk carriers, tankers, general cargo, container and passenger ships. Crescent Towing provides ship escort, docking and undocking from the mouth of the Mississippi river to Baton Rouge. We also provide vessel mooring through a subsidiary company: Cooper/T. Smith Mooring for vessels at all terminals city front docks and mid stream facilities. One call to our New Orleans fleet office will secure all of these services on a 24 hours per day 365 days per year basis.


Phone: (504) 227-7000
Fax: (504) 361-5391
24/7/365 Dispatch: (504) 366-1521

Crescent Towing - New Orleans
1240 Patterson Street
New Orleans, LA 70114