John McLoughlin & Son


John McLoughlin & Son (Shipping) Ltd was founded in 1970 by the current owner and managing Director. Mr. John McLoughlin Senior.

Mr McLoughlin was joined by his son, John McLoughlin jnr and three of his daughters, Donna, Deirdre and Adrienne who are still with the company and continue to help run the business on a daily basis as a family concern.

Services and Employees

Our company provides a number of services to the shipping industry.  ie. mooring, towage, pilot boat services, sea bed levelling, surveying, safety boats and crew transfers at sea.

Our company also serves all major dredging companies and service to Oil Rigs as and when requested.

All of our employees have valid ML5 or ENG 1 medical certificates and are fully qualified mooring men, boatmasters or tug masters to MCA (Maritime and Coastguard Agency) standard or STCW 95.

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