Bowhead marine transportation



Barging and marine support services in the entire Pacific region

With Bowhead Transport’s unique and diversified breadth of experience providing barging and marine support services in remote regions of Alaska, we are uniquely suited to provide that same exceptional service in the entire Pacific region. Project sites that offer little to no vessel support or infrastructure require precise planning and execution to successfully deliver cargo of any type. Bowhead Transport’s 38 years of experience in these environments make us uniquely qualified to provide our full range of signature services in destinations Pacific Wide.


Marine Line Haul Barging Service

Remote Project Mobilization and Demobilization

Live-Aboard Lodging/Dining

Project Support Services

Ocean Lightering

Geo Survey Work

Fiber Optic Cable Installation and Repair

Emergency Response

UIC Bowhead Transport Company, LLC is a marine subsidiary of UIC Commercial Services a wholly owned company of Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC). 

Our parent company, UIC and its’ subsidiaries offer a diverse range of services that can also be utilized in conjunction with Bowhead Transport’s marine support services giving our commercial or government clients the option to sole source every aspect of a project without the challenges associated with multiple contractors.

UIC Commercial Services:

Vertical, heavy civil, and marine construction 8(a)

Environmental remediation, monitoring, permitting, and compliance 8(a)

Design and engineering services

Research support and remote logistics 8(a)

Community and indigenous outreach 8(a)

Fuels and fueling systems design and construction (8(a)

UIC / Bowhead Transport offers a streamlined sole source procurement option to our Government customers available through all SBA-certified 8(a) subsidiaries within the UIC family of companies, sole source contracting with UIC provides the government with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) provisioned methods to maximize performance flexibility, mission continuity, and small business goal achievement.

When you work with UIC and Bowhead Transport, you get a partner intent on providing comprehensive project support from the start of your project to completion.

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Bowhead Transport line-haul tug and barge
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