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  • 4 May 2020
    Business developments & projects, Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    Kotug has completed the 100 per cent acquisition of Marsol, an offshore and marine terminal service centre specialized in offshore single point mooring (SPM) buoy terminals and its related infrastructure.

  • 14 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    During this year’s well attended Rotterdam Herring Party (already the 18th of its kind) on June 5th 2013, KOTUG celebrated its 25th anniversary at the Cruise Terminal in Rotterdam. Since 1988 KOTUG has worked as a maritime service provider in the port of Rotterdam; an achievement that would not have been possible without the loyalty […]

  • 31 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    October 30th 2013, KOTUG’s RT Champion performed her ‘first’ assistance in the Thames on the tanker vessel “STEN IDUN” to the Oikos Jetty, London. As of October 2013, a full 24/7 towage service, supported by KOTUG’s local management, will be available to assist the clients at the Oil and Gas Terminals on the river Thames […]

  • 26 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Canadian Minister of Industry, the Honourable James Moore, visited KOTUG’s Headquarters and sailed on board of the hybrid Rotortug RT Adriaan, the so-called E-KOTUG, in the Port of Rotterdam, on March, 24th 2014. The Prime Minister, Stephen Harper and the Minister of Industry, James Moore of the Government of Canada combined the Nuclear Security Summit […]

  • 8 June 2012

    During this year’s traditional and well attended “Herring Party” in Rotterdam on Wednesday June 6th, KOTUG performed the official and spectacular launch ceremony of the RT Adriaan into the E-KOTUG. The commissioning of the E-KOTUG took place by Mrs Alexandra van Huffelen, vice-mayor for Sustainability of the City of Rotterdam. Quote Mrs. Alexandra van Huffelen: […]

  • 27 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Over the past 25 years international maritime service provider KOTUG has been transformed from a European to a global player in the maritime industry. KOTUG’s family history goes back more than a century. In 2013 KOTUG is celebrating its 25 years jubilee.  From European to global player As a fast growing towage company KOTUG is […]

  • 14 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    International maritime service provider KOTUG celebrated the christening ceremony of one of the latest generation RotorTugs during their traditional “Herring Party” in Bremerhaven, Germany on 13th June 2013. RT Ambition has a length of 32m, a width of 12m, 6.456 BHP and a bollard pull of 84 tons. RT Ambition is the 11th RotorTug, built […]

  • 15 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    When the MV “Conmar Avenue”, a 151 meter long feeder vessel, encountered a collision this week in the vicinity of Bremerhaven, and as consequence ran aground and lost 14 containers stored on deck, KOTUG offered assistance provided by its tugs RT Darwin and RT Pioneer. These two Rotor Tugs feature a bollard pull of 84 […]

  • 28 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    Five members of the G6 Shipping Alliance (APL, Hyundai, MOL, NYK Line and OOCL) have awarded a multi-annual and exclusive contract to Kotug for towage services in the Port of Rotterdam with effect from January 1, 2015. Key priorities for the 5 members of the G6-Alliance in the decision to select Kotug as their exclusive […]

  • 8 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    During this year’s traditional and well attended “Heering Party” in Rotterdam on Wednesday June 6th, KOTUG performed the official and spectacular launch ceremony of the RT Adriaan into the E-KOTUG. The Stook place by Mrs Alexandra van Huffelen, vice-mayor for Sustainability of the City of Rotterdam. Quote Mrs. Alexandra van Huffelen: “I am incredibly proud […]

  • 14 June 2013

    International maritime service provider KOTUG celebrated the christening of one of the latest generation RotorTugs during their traditional “Herring Party” in Bremerhaven, Germany on 13th June 2013. RT Ambition has a length of 32m, a width of 12m, 6.456 BHP and a bollard pull of 84 tons. RT Ambition is the 11th RotorTug, built at […]

  • 12 March 2012

    The proven and classified construction of Europe’s first hybrid tugboat has been developed! As from November 2011 Rotor®Tug RT Adriaan, operating in the Port of Rotterdam, has been retrofitted with a XeroPoint Hybrid Propulsion System of AKA Canada. As from March, 6th 2012, the conversion is completed and RT Adriaan rejoined the KOTUG fleet like […]

  • 12 March 2012
    Business & Finance

    The proven and classified construction of Europe’s first hybrid tugboat has been developed! As from November 2011 Rotor®Tug RT Adriaan, operating in the Port of Rotterdam, has been retrofitted with a XeroPoint Hybrid Propulsion System of AKA Canada. As from March, 6th 2012, the conversion is completed and RT Adriaan rejoined the KOTUG fleet like […]

  • 6 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Kotug and Teekay have made a deal to re-shape KT Maritime Services Australia (KTM) from a 50/50 joint venture to a full subsidiary of the Kotug group.

  • 16 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    The supervisory board of KOTUG announced the appointment of Harrold van der Meer as Chief Operating Officer(“COO”) of KOTUG International B.V. As from 22nd October 2012 Harrold van der Meer has joined the KOTUG group and will succeed Dorus Knegtel, the current COO & Vice President Business Development, in his operational responsibilities. “I am delighted […]

  • 20 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    KOTUG’s new ART 80-32 Hybrid Rotortug RT Evolution, built by Damen, was named at the Greenwich Ship Tier in London on May 18, during the ‘Tugnology Conference.’ KOTUG currently owns four hybrid Rotortugs. RT Adriaan and RT Evolution are operating in the Port of Rotterdam and RT Emotion commenced her towage activities in the German port of Bremerhaven recently. RT […]

  • 16 December 2014

    Kotug and Boskalis signed an MOU to merge their European harbour towage operations.

  • 13 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    International maritime service provider Kotug celebrated the Christening ceremony of two latest generation RotorTugs during their traditional “Herring Party” in Bremerhaven, Germany on 12th June 2012. The tugs “RT Darwin” and “RT Tasman” built in Singapore, having a power of 6,500 HP and 84 tons Bollard Pull. Each tug is equipped with three Schottel propulsion […]

  • 16 August 2012

    Teekay Shipping Australia and KOTUG International B.V. The Netherlands yesterday announced the establishment of a new Joint Venture (JV) company, called KT Maritime Services Australia, to pursue new business opportunities in the Australian towage market. “We believe there are new opportunities for trusted and experienced companies like Teekay and KOTUG to provide superior towage services […]

  • 22 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    The steerless containership was battling high swells posing a safety risk to its 25 crew members.

  • 16 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    KOTUG´s new build RotorTug RT Ambition today arrived in Bremerhaven. The tug left ASL Singapore Shipyard on September 22th 2012 and sailed under own power. RT Ambition has a length of 32 m, a width of 12 m, 6.456 BHP and a bollard pull of 84 tons. Due to her three propulsion units, which independently […]

  • 21 June 2017

    Towage operator Kotug has recently acquired a fifth addition to its range of infield support vessels (ISVs) in Australia and East Timor. Kotug said on Tuesday that the acquisition was a part of the group’s ongoing investments in offshore support. This latest addition to the fleet, the Coral Knight, will be bareboat chartered exclusively to […]