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  • 18 April 2016

    One crew member was shot and four were kidnapped from Indonesian flagged tug and barge on April 15 in the international waters between Malaysia and the Philippines, according to Indonesia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The injured crew member was transported to Malaysia for treatment and is reported to be in a stable condition. The two vessels involved in […]

  • 6 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    After an elaborate engineering and design process, the first EDDY TUG is due to be delivered in June 2014. The entire engineering process, which was done in-house by EDDY TUG, resulting in a very well thought-out design that will bring some very attractive features to the ship-assist and towage market. The EDDY TUG concept was […]

  • 26 September 2011
    Business & Finance

      Caribbean Tug LLC, an affiliate of SEACOR Holdings Inc., Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has plans to build two state-of-the-art 50-ton-bollard-pull ASD tugs. The 92’x38’16’9”, 4,640-hp tugs will be used for shipdocking and escort at the Hovensa Oil Refinery in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. The tugs are scheduled for completion in early 2013. Designed by […]

  • 22 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Tug operators Smit Lamnalco Towage (Australia) Pty Ltd. (SL) and Svitzer Australia (Svitzer) have entered into a three-year tug-outsourcing Service Level Agreement for the Ports of Newcastle, Sydney (Port Botany) and Melbourne. The deal follows discussions between the two parties with the purpose of seeking to ensure the optimal utilisation of existing towage vessels in each of the relevant ports. […]

  • 17 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    Wärtsilä partners up with MPA and PSA Marine on a project to develop a harbor tug with autonomous navigation. 

  • 4 October 2006

    On the 26th of September a contract was signed between Damen Shipyards Gorinchem and North Tugz Limited in Whangerei, New Zealand. North Tugz has ordered one Damen ASD Tug 2411 which will be built at the Vietnamese yard ?Song Cam Shipyard? in Haiphong. This order is another milestone in the history of Damen since it […]

  • 19 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    International classification society Bureau Veritas has worked closely with the towing industry to develop a comprehensive set of Guidelines for Design, Construction and Operation of Tugs. The Guidance Note provides harmonised and rationalised safety rules for tugs in an area of marine safety where there are many vessels not covered by international conventions and no […]

  • 16 July 2020
    Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders

    Canadian LNG distributor Cryopeak has joined forces with marine bulk fuels transporter Island Tug & Barge to deliver bunkering services in British Columbia. Cryopeak said in a statement on Wednesday it signed a memorandum of understanding with ITB, a unit of Tidewater Canada. The duo have developed a design for a 4,000-cbm articulated tug and […]

  • 30 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    Global towage operator Svitzer has signed a contract with the Damen Shipyards Group for four ATD 2412 tugs as part of Svitzer’s ongoing fleet renewal programme. All four tugs are being built at Damen Song Cam Shipyard in Vietnam. Damen is handing over the first two vessels just one month after contract signing as it […]

  • 22 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Tug operators Smit Lamnalco Towage (Australia) Pty Ltd. (SL) and Svitzer Australia (Svitzer) have entered into a three-year tug-outsourcing Service Level Agreement for the Ports of Newcastle, Sydney (Port Botany) and Melbourne. The deal follows discussions between the two parties with the purpose of seeking to ensure the optimal utilisation of existing towage vessels in each of the relevant ports. […]

  • 4 September 2012

    On August 28, 2012 shipyard “Nizhegorodskiy Teplokhod”  launched the second for FSUE “Rosmorport” shallow-draught icebreaking tug ” Muromets ” (building No. is of 704) of TG04M prj. Rostov branch of FSUE “Rosmorport” is a Customer. The TG04M project was designed by the Marine Engineering Bureau. The new tug boat is assigned for: • roadstead- maneuvering […]

  • 7 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    The first-of-its-kind dynamic positioning system has been installed on board PSA Polaris.

  • 8 February 2012

    Being green is fashionable these days. With ever stricter rules and regulations, the maritime industry is peparing to go green and sustainable projects can be found in every sector. A special project is the Green Tug Project, a cooperation between the three Dutch companies Offshore Ship Designers (OSD), Iskes Towage & Salvage and Damen Shipyards […]

  • 28 January 2015
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Three large new escort tugs contracted by Norwegian operator Østensjø Rederi, will feature Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines integrated with a customized gas storage and supply system also supplied by Wärtsilä.

  • 27 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    Pella Shipyard, the leading company in Russian tug building market, is conducting the mooring trials for tug No 621 of project 16609 and tug No 502 of project PE-65. Both tugs are being built for the Russian Navy. The first tug of project 16609 is an Azimuth tug intended for harbor, coastal and offshore towing and […]

  • 20 August 2012

    A design contract has been signed between Elizabeth Ltd and Robert Allan Ltd for the design of a new ART 80-32 Rotor®tug. This newly designed harbor tug will be chartered by Kotug, the Rotterdam, Hamburg and Bremerhaven based tugboat operator. The Rotor®tugs are 32 meters long and have a bollard pull of minimum 80 tons […]

  • 25 July 2012

    OJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel has signed delivery and acceptance documents in the city of Bor located in Nizhny Novgorod region for its new river tugboat built by Nizhny Novgorod Motor Ship Plant. This is the second tug boat, built at the plant for MMC Norilsk Nickel. Construction of the river tug boat was completed as […]

  • 23 May 2012

    VSTEP has successfully delivered a NAUTIS Tug Trainer Simulator to T.O.S (Transport & Offshore Services) headquarters in Rotterdam. The NAUTIS Tug Trainer is a new generation of DNV certified Tug Handling Simulators. T.O.S. selected the NAUTIS Tug Trainer for its new ASD Training Program service. T.O.S. is an international maritime service provider with its head […]

  • 3 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Today a Damen Stan Tug 1606 was delivered to her new owner S. Walsh & Sons (UK), a company offering integrated and sustainable construction solutions for the Built Environment. The Stan Tug 1606 is a very compact and strong tug from the Damen Stan Tug series. The improved design evolved from the STu 1 and […]

  • 20 September 2012

    As the partner of Robert Allan Ltd, Dutch-based Rotortug will be exhibiting at New Orleans International workboat show their newly designed harbor tug the Rotor®tug. The company will have a scale model of a 85 tons bollard pull Rotor®tug on display at the show. The new design is a direct result of the co-operation between Robert […]

  • 2 November 2011

      On Oct 21, 2011 state commission accepted the second Project 705B harbor tug RB-10 (serial number 002) built by Astrakhan Ship Repair Plant (affiliate of JSC Zvezdochka). Project 705B was developed by JSC Vympel Design Bureau (Nizhny Novgorod). First ship of this project (serial number 001) harbor tug RB-39 was launched by Astrakhan shipwrights […]

  • 23 January 2013

    Less than two months after opening their office in Stavanger, Norway, Damen Shipyards delivers a Stan Tug 1004 to the Norwegian Shipbuilding company SIMEK AS in Flekkefjord. Sales Manager Remko Hottentot of Damen Shipyards Stavanger: “We have some pretty busy weeks behind us and more of those of come. The tug’s delivery positively kicks of […]