The content of this website is for informational purposes only
When navigating a vessel upon the Houston Ship Channel, Houston Pilots recommend
that the operator rely on the advice of the individually licensed pilot on board the vessel.
Houston Pilots do not guarantee the accuracy of the information in this website.
Information received from third parties such as weather, tides, current, channel depth, dock characteristics,
harbor tug characteristics, line handling, etc. should be verified by consulting the
appropriate entity such as the Port of Houston Authority, individual private dock owners,
the U.S. Coast Guard, N.O.A.A, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and tug operators such as
Bay-Houston Towing and Suderman & Young.