Services

SERVICES

MARINE ASSISTANCE TOWING
We handle over 1,000 requests for on-water towing of disabled vessels every year. Our towboats are specially equipped to handle this work. Our Coast Guard licensed captains average 18 years of experience with towing endorsements, STCW and Radar Observer.

MARINE SALVAGE
The rescue of property from peril at sea is known as salvage. We are ready for the call, day or night to provide our services. From small boats sunk at the dock after a storm to a large commercial fishing vessel on the bottom, we have the expertise and equipment to get the job done.

BEACH RECOVERY

DIVING & UNDERWATER SERVICES

  • Inspection & Repair
  • Search & Recovery
  • Photography
  • Clearing Obstructions

WRECK REMOVAL
Whether a small vessel sunk at a private dock or a large vessel wrecked and obstructing a navigable channel, we have the capabilities to quickly remove the wreck while protecting the environment from damage and the owner from liability.

DISPOSAL
Budget has the tools and the required permits to dispose of the regulated waste generated during wreck removal.

UNDERWRITERS & MARINE SURVEYORS
Our fair and honest business practices, professional work and excellent records in safety environmental protection in the field of marine salvage have earned us the trust and respect of many of the areas top Marine Surveyors and leading insurance underwriters.

As a result, Budget Boat Towing & Salvage, Inc. was designated by St. Paul’s / Travelers, the second largest underwriter of commercial property casualty and personal insurance in the U.S., as their “provider of choice” for marine salvage services for their customers in the NY, NJ and DE area.

Police Towing & Recovery Budget Boat Towing & Salvage, Inc. is the only marine towing service that is authorized by the New Jersey State police. We provide post accident, evidence impoundment and recovery with storage in our secured yard.

POLLUTION RESPONSE
From small releases of fuel in marinas to spills of hazardous substances on roads. Our crews are ready to respond. On water or land we are ready to respond. We are licensed by NJDEP and trained in accordance OSHA standards. Because we are affiliated with several large Oil Spill Response Organizations, or OSROs. A call to us always ensures the most appropriate response to an environmental emergency.

RESTORATION OF THE ENVIRONMENT

  • Cleanup is only part of the job….
  • We have handled several large-scale beach restoration projects.

CONSTRUCTION / SURVEY SUPPORT

COMMERCIAL SERVICE
In addition to serving the recreational boating community and public safety, Budget also provides a wide range of services to both those in the marine trades and commercial maritime businesses at substantial discounts.

  • On-water and overland transport towage
  • Diving and Underwater Services
  • Salvage
  • Wreck Removal
  • Pollution Response/Clean-up
  • Fuel Transfer and/or Decontamination
  • Captains for Hire for deliveries, orientation, boat shows, ECT
  • Pollution Response Co-Op
  • Employee Health & Safety Training