Our Pilots

Mission Statement

We are dedicated to providing the highest quality of reliable, efficient and modern pilotage services that are essential to the economy and public health, safety and welfare of the Tampa Bay Region. We are entrusted to preserve and protect the Tampa Bay ports, population and environment to the fullest extent possible. We will facilitate and promote the safe and efficient flow of commercial vessel traffic throughout the pilotage waters of Tampa Bay. We will strive to serve the maritime industry with professionalism, courtesy and with a commitment to excellence. We will have mutual respect for each other and value the people that make up our association, our customers and our community.