Posts Tagged ‘SVITZER’

Svitzer acquires Port Towage Amsterdam

Svitzer acquires Port Towage Amsterdam
Svitzer Marken. Svitzer acquires Port Towage Amsterdam Crew, staff, and vessels retained as Svitzer acquires total ownership of joint venture with Iskes, delivering on 2025 growth strategy Amsterdam, 20 December 2019 – Svitzer, a leading provider of global marine services, has today announced it has...
December 20th, 2019 | Mergers and Acquisitions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Med Marine Orders MAN 175D for Svitzer Ice-Breaking Tugs

Med Marine Orders MAN 175D for Svitzer Ice-Breaking Tugs
The MAN 175D engine Med Marine Orders MAN 175D for Svitzer Ice-Breaking Tugs 12V175D MM engines to power 2 × 30m ice-breaking tugs Copenhagen, 19th November 2019  MAN Energy Solutions has won the contract to supply the main propulsion engines for two new ice-breaking ASD tugs, to be operated by Svitzer...
November 19th, 2019 | Icebreakers, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Svitzer begins landmark trial of new line handling technology

Svitzer begins landmark trial of new line handling technology
Svitzer’s new line handler prototype Svitzer begins landmark trial of new line handling technology Remotely operated line catcher prototype could be a step-change innovation that improves safety standards for tug crews, reducing risk and increasing efficiencies for customers COPENHAGEN,...
May 23rd, 2019 | Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Svitzer holds naming ceremony for newest London tug, Svitzer Meridian

Svitzer holds naming ceremony for newest London tug, Svitzer Meridian
.. Svitzer holds naming ceremony for newest London tug, Svitzer Meridian Event on the Thames, in partnership with National Grid Grain LNG and Sanmar, celebrates latest addition to ten-strong London fleet  LONDON, 21 March, 2019: In London, leading global towage operator Svitzer and key partners have...
March 21st, 2019 | Events, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Damen RSD Tug 2513 undertakes successful towing tests with Svitzer in Port of Felixstowe

Damen RSD Tug 2513 undertakes successful towing tests with Svitzer in Port of Felixstowe
Towing tests in the Port of Felixstowe (1) Fresh from a European tour that has taken her to the shores of Malta, Italy, France, Spain, Portugal, Gibraltar, Great Britain, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany, Damen’s new RSD Tug 2513 Innovation has taken part in towing tests in the Port of Felixstowe,...
August 23rd, 2018 | Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  24-Nov-2017 NEW OTB BERTHS Fujairah, United Arab Emirates NEW MOORING CHARGES Tasmania, Australia NEW EAST COAST CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTRE Newcastle, Australia New OTB berths Friday, November 24, 2017, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates The two new OTB Berths # 3A & 3B are...
November 24th, 2017 | Construction, Port Conditions | Read More

Svitzer takes delivery of two Damen ASD Tugs 3212 in the UK

Svitzer takes delivery of two Damen ASD Tugs 3212 in the UK
CPP and special render recovery winches ensure superb performance Svitzer, the leading global towage and salvage specialist, has taken delivery of two Damen ASD Tugs 3212 in the UK. The initial contract was signed at the Tugnology 2015 event, which took place in London in May. The vessels were built...
December 4th, 2015 | News, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Svitzer Chooses Cat® Power for First Vessels Built in Brazil

Svitzer Chooses Cat® Power for First Vessels Built in Brazil
Houston, TX – To power four new harbor tugboats under construction in Brazil, global towage and emergency response provider Svitzer turned to Caterpillar—purchasing eight Cat® 3516C marine propulsion engines and eight C4.4 generator sets. Part of the Maersk Group, the world’s largest container...
December 1st, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Svitzer orders two more ASD 3212 tugboats for large vessel towing operations

Svitzer orders two more ASD 3212 tugboats for large vessel towing operations
Smooth manoeuvrability with controllable pitch propellers and special Render Recovery winches Svitzer, the global market leader within towage and emergency response, has ordered two more Damen ASD 3212 tugs with 80 tonnes bollard pull performance for its escort and towing operations on the Thames and...
June 25th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Svitzer to take delivery of Damen ASD 2310 and ASD 2411 tugs

Svitzer to take delivery of Damen ASD 2310 and ASD 2411 tugs
Latest additions to the fleet to operate in Bahamas Salvage and Towage specialist Svitzer is all set to take delivery of two new Damen ASD tugs. Svitzer will operate the tugs, an ASD 2310 named SvitzerYuma andan ASD 2411 named SvitzerFreeport in and around the port area of Freeport on the Bahamian island...
April 23rd, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Back to back dockings signals restored confidence in shipyard

Back to back dockings signals restored confidence in shipyard
Despite a slow start to the year, Haven Marine Services is now seeing a change in fortunes with two dockings for Svitzer in quick succession, with one vessel sailing after a successful refit and another in on the same tide. This comes after a prolonged period of inactivity at the yard during the last...
March 2nd, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Damen, MTU and SVITZER will launch the world’s first RSD CNG tug in 2016

Damen, MTU and SVITZER will launch the world’s first RSD CNG tug in 2016
Gorinchem/Friedrichshafen/Copenhagen, June 25, 2014. Three leading companies have teamed up to bring the first ever Reverse Stern Drive (RSD)®Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) tug to the market. Damen Shipyards of the Netherlands, German engine manufacturer MTU Friedrichshafen, a subsidiary of Rolls-Royce...
June 27th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More