Founded in 1927, by Thomas J. Brown of Staten Island, New York. The company was established in and is based in Staten Island, New York. Thomas Brown eventually passed the company to his son John P. Brown. Who later passed the company to the brother of current owner Jim Brown.
Jim Brown eventually acquired the company from his Brother. Thomas J. Brown and Sons is a marine towing operation that has been family owned and operated for three generations.
The company provides towing, shifting and tendering services. Serving the greater New York and New Jersey areas for over eight decades.
In 2022, the company's assets were acquired by the Seward Marine Services Incorporated of Chesapeake, Virginia. And the company ceased operations.