Vision, Mission, Values


Totem Ocean Vision Statement

  • Building on our promise to Alaska.
  • Reaching beyond the Last Frontier.

Totem Ocean Mission Statement

Totem Ocean delivers superior transportation solutions to enhance our customers' access to markets. We do this through the innovative use of our assets and the highest quality workforce. Totem Ocean's mission is to achieve financial returns that allow for reinvestment in the communities we serve.


Responsiveness to Our Customers

  • Treating customers as they want to be treated
  • Customer-focused solutions
  • Timely, accurate, seamless interactions

Respect for Employees

  • Create an environment where you would want your children to work
  • Unencumbered to make decisions
  • Recognized, developed, inspired

Responsibility to the People We Touch

  • Champion a safety-oriented culture
  • Give back to the community
  • Act with integrity

Results for Our Shareholders

  • Capitalizing on opportunities
  • Sound business practices
  • Strategic agility