E lau hoe mai na wa'a; i ke ka, i ka hoe; i ka hoe, i ke ka; pae aku ka 'aina.

"Everyone paddles the canoe together; bail and paddle, paddle and bail; and the shore will be reached."

If everyone pitches in, the hard work is quickly done.

Founded in 1978 in Honolulu, Hawaii, P&R Water Taxi's beginnings began with a launch boat named Keoki.  Shuttling personnel and stores from Honolulu Harbor to moored vessels off port, we have evolved with the needs of the maritime industry servicing the State of Hawai'i and beyond.



Off Port


Land & Shipyard

Meet the Fleet

P&R Water Taxi began with the journey of a launch boat named Keoki.  Leaving Laffitte, Louisiana and the Gulf of Mexico behind, Keoki went through the Panama Locks to reach the Pacific Ocean.  Half a Pacific Ocean away was Keoki's destination, Honolulu, Hawai'iToday, our fleet hosts 4 classifications of vessel to meet the specific needs of mariners in and around the waters of Hawai'i.

Tug Boat Fleet

Launch Boat Fleet

Work Boat Fleet

Offshore Supply Vessel Fleet