Posts Tagged ‘Tugs’

Port of Cape Town boosts tug fleet with second 70 TBP craft

Port of Cape Town boosts tug fleet with second 70 TBP craft
Tug Umbilo (70 TBP) arriving in the Port Port of Cape Town boosts tug fleet with second 70 TBP craft [Cape Town, South Africa, 17 October 2019] Transnet National Ports Authority has redeployed another of its powerful, new tugs to the Port of Cape Town to enhance marine efficiency and enable the port...
October 17th, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Multraship and Novatug hold naming ceremony for two CARROUSEL RAVE TUGS

Multraship and Novatug hold naming ceremony for two CARROUSEL RAVE TUGS
Multratug 33 is christened by The Netherlands Minister of Infrastructure and Water Management, the Honourable Cora van Nieuwenhuizen. Multraship and Novatug hold naming ceremony for two CARROUSEL RAVE TUGS Dutch towage and salvage provider, Multraship, has held the christening ceremony for two new Novatug...
September 7th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Caspian Offshore Construction takes swift delivery of Damen Stan Tug 1606 ICE

Caspian Offshore Construction takes swift delivery of Damen Stan Tug 1606 ICE
Damen Stan Tug 1606 ICE “Caspian Flora” Caspian Offshore Construction takes swift delivery of Damen Stan Tug 1606 ICE Caspian Offshore Construction has recently taken delivery of a Damen Stan Tug 1606 ICE class in Kazakhstan. The company turned to Damen when a contract they secured required...
August 12th, 2019 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Marine and logistics company, Williams Shipping, is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2019.

Marine and logistics company, Williams Shipping, is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2019.
All the Directors and partners. Jonathan Williams (MD Logistics), Victoria Williams, Ulla Williams, Philip Williams (MD Marine), Colin Williams (Director) Heather Williams, Chris Williams (Director – Willbox), Emily Walden, Mary Williams, Eric Williams (Chairman) Marine and logistics company, Williams...
July 30th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Energy, Events, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, People and Places, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Fleet Xpress leads the line as KOTUG International commits APAC services to high-speed connectivity

Fleet Xpress leads the line as KOTUG International commits APAC services to high-speed connectivity
RT Kuri Bay – one of the three vessels used by KOTUG to serve the Shell Prelude facility Fleet Xpress leads the line as KOTUG International commits APAC services to high-speed connectivity Significant workboat breakthrough for Fleet Xpress after leading towing services provider KOTUG International...
July 30th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Moby names Damen ASD Tug 2813 Vincenzino O. in Cagliari

Moby names Damen ASD Tug 2813 Vincenzino O. in Cagliari
Achille Onorato (CEO, Moby), Antonio Marte (Sales manager, Damen Shipyards Group) Moby names Damen ASD Tug 2813 Vincenzino O. in Cagliari On 18 July 2019, Moby held a naming ceremony for their new Damen ASD Tug 2813, Vincenzino O. in Cagliari as part of the company’s plans to upgrade its fleet. Moby’s...
July 19th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen signs contract with Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works for Material Package of two ASD Tugs 2009

Damen signs contract with Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works for Material Package of two ASD Tugs 2009
General Manager Shipbuilding Commodore (R) Saleem Iqbal SI(M) and Damen regional director Teun Haverkort sign a contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2009. Damen signs contract with Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works for Material Package of two ASD Tugs 2009 On 5th July, Damen Shipyards Group signed...
July 5th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Multraship holds naming ceremony for two new Damen tugs

Multraship holds naming ceremony for two new Damen tugs
The Multratug 6 and Multratug 29 during the naming ceremony Multraship holds naming ceremony for two new Damen tugs Dutch towage company and maritime services provider Multraship Towage & Salvage has carried out christening ceremonies at its home port of Terneuzen in the Netherlands for its two...
July 1st, 2019 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards | 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

SMS Towage calls on Damen for two ASD 2411 Tugs

SMS Towage calls on Damen for two ASD 2411 Tugs
The Damen ASD 2411 ‘Manxman’ on its maiden voyage to SMS Towage on the Humber Estuary SMS Towage calls on Damen for two ASD 2411 Tugs UK towage company SMS Towage has purchased two tugs from Damen Shipyards. The first vessel, called Manxman, was handed over on 12 April, just seven days after contract...
May 20th, 2019 | Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä propulsion solutions producing superior power for two new tug boats

Wärtsilä propulsion solutions producing superior power for two new tug boats
Wärtsilä solutions are delivering outstanding performance for two new tugs operated by the Turkish Directorate General of Coastal Safety. Copyright Yutek. Wärtsilä propulsion solutions producing superior power for two new tug boats Wärtsilä Corporation,  26 March 2019 at 10 am EET – The...
March 26th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, 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

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
04-Mar-2019 SVITZER ANNOUNCES ESCALATION OF TARIFFS Australia LAYING OF SUBMARINE CABLES Singapore Svitzer announces escalation of tariffs Monday, March 4, 2019, Australia Svitzer Australia has advised that its public tariffs will escalate by an average of 2.8% Australia-wide from 1 April. This follows...
March 4th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Jensen Maritime provides design for a series of new, Tier IV Tractor Tugs for Foss Maritime

Jensen Maritime provides design for a series of new, Tier IV Tractor Tugs for Foss Maritime
(SEATTLE; Jan. 9, 2019) ­– Jensen Maritime, Crowley Maritime Corp.’s Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering company, has provided the detailed design for an initial four, with an option for six additional, Tier IV tractor tugboats being built by Nichols Brother Boat Builders...
January 9th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen signs with EMAR Offshore Services for ASD Tug 2811

Damen signs with EMAR Offshore Services for ASD Tug 2811
Johan van Beek, managing director EMAR Offshore Services, Vincent de Maat, sales manager Damen and Wilbert Versteeg, commercial director EMAR Offshore Services, during the contract signing for a Damen ASD Tug 2811. EMAR Offshore Services places order for  Damen Tug ASD 2811 EMAR Offshore Services, a...
December 27th, 2018 | Marine Equipment, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

MacGregor deck machinery delivers improved performance capabilities to eight new tugboats

MacGregor deck machinery delivers improved performance capabilities to eight new tugboats
MacGregor understands that detailed consideration of vessel operation and design is key to providing an optimum solution MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has received deck machinery orders for four escort and four harbour tugboats from Cheoy Lee Shipyards Ltd in Hong Kong. The MacGregor winches have been...
December 5th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

De Boer holds naming ceremony for Damen RSD WID Tug 2915 Hybrid Fregate and ASD Tug 2310 SD Papillon

De Boer holds naming ceremony for Damen RSD WID Tug 2915 Hybrid Fregate and ASD Tug 2310 SD Papillon
Damen RSD WID Tug 2915 Hybrid Fregate and ASD Tug 2310 SD Papillon The naming ceremony has been held for two custom tugs built by Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld for De Boer Remorquage SARL, a joint venture between Dutch Dredging and Iskes Towage and Salvage. The ceremony took place in the port of Cayenne...
October 12th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Iskes Towage & Salvage signs contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2312

Iskes Towage & Salvage signs contract for two  Damen ASD Tugs 2312
From the contract signing Jim Iskes, owner of Iskes Towage & Salvage, the leading maritime service provider based in the port of IJmuiden / Amsterdam, has signed a contract at the ITS 2018 event in Marseille with Damen for the supply of two ASD Tugs 2312. The ASD Tug 2312 is one of Damen’s new,...
July 3rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for Damen tugs Rotterdam & Beagle

Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for Damen tugs Rotterdam & Beagle
Lady Sponsor Renee Naaktgeboren – tug Beagle On 13th June 2018, the naming ceremony of the newly-built Damen tugs Rotterdam and Beagle took place in the Port of Rotterdam, during Kotug Smit Towage’s annual ‘Maatjes-party’ (Herring with friends, a traditional Dutch event to mark the beginning...
June 15th, 2018 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä to ensure the continuous operations of Hidrovias Group’s pusher tugs in South American rivers

Wärtsilä to ensure the continuous operations of Hidrovias Group’s pusher tugs in South American rivers
Wärtsilä provides maintenance solutions to the fleet of eight Girocantex pusher tugs, which operate in the challenging rivers of South America. Wärtsilä Corporation, 23 March 2018 at 10 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä and Girocantex Uruguay, a subsidiary of Hidrovias Group, have signed...
March 23rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Iskes Towage & Salvage adds two more Damen ASD Tugs 2810 to its fleet

Iskes Towage & Salvage adds two more Damen ASD Tugs 2810 to its fleet
Damen ASD Tugs 2810. Iskes Towage & Salvage, the leading maritime service provider based in the port of IJmuiden/Amsterdam, has taken delivery of two Damen ASD Tugs 2810. The vessels were built at Damen Song Cam Shipyards, Vietnam, and delivered last year to Damen Shipyards Gorinchem, the Netherlands,...
February 19th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Multraship takes delivery of first of two CARROUSEL RAVE TUGs from Damen

Multraship takes delivery of first of two CARROUSEL RAVE TUGs from Damen
The “Multratug 32” Leading towage and salvage specialist Multraship has taken delivery of the first of two game-changing CARROUSEL RAVE TUGs (CRT) which will make it easier, safer and more environmentally friendly to work with seagoing vessels at much higher speeds than conventional tugs...
February 2nd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Innovative Wärtsilä HY hybrid modules to provide economic and environmental benefits for Swedish port tug

Innovative Wärtsilä HY hybrid modules to provide economic and environmental benefits for Swedish port tug
The new escort tug being built for the Swedish port of Luleå will be powered by two Wärtsilä HY 2 hybrid power modules. The technology group Wärtsilä will supply two Wärtsilä HY 2 hybrid power modules for a new escort tug being built for the Swedish port of Luleå located on the Gulf of Bothnia...
December 19th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ABB’s first Azipod® D propulsion system now in operation

ABB’s first Azipod® D propulsion system now in operation
ABB’s newest Azipod propulsion system exceeds expectations ABB, the leading propulsion solution provider, has revealed that an 8,000 kW rescue tug, the first vessel installed with its Azipod D electric propulsion system, has been successfully delivered to customer Guangzhou Salvage Bureau, a division...
December 8th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wilson Sons Shipyards delivers Damen-designed ASD 2411

Wilson Sons Shipyards delivers Damen-designed ASD 2411
The ASD Tug 2411 SST-Aruá Second tugboat in the series of four delivered to SAAM SMIT Wilson Sons shipyard, part of the WilsonSons Group, has delivered yet another tugboat. The SST-Aruá is the second tugboat delivered to SAAM SMIT Towage Brazil and is part of a total order of 4 Vessels. The first of...
October 20th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More