Sullom Voe Port Sells Its Troubled Tugs

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Shetland Islands Council has signed a deal to sell its troubled tug Solan, operated by Sullom Voe Harbour ...

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Spotted: Multraship, Damen Put Pens to Paper at Europort

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Dutch towage and salvage specialist Multraship, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Novatug BV, has commissioned ...

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SL, Svitzer Strike Deal on Tug Outsourcing

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Tug operators Smit Lamnalco Towage (Australia) Pty Ltd. (SL) and Svitzer Australia (Svitzer) have entered into a ...

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BHP Billiton Injects USD 240m in Port Hedland

BHP Billiton Injects USD 240m in Port Hedland1

​ Australia-based mining giant BHP Billiton has assigned USD 240 million to purchase six additional tugs and ...

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Nakilat Damen to Build 11 Tugs for New Doha Port

Nakilat Damen to Build 11 Tugs for New Doha Port

Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has signed an agreement with Qatar’s New Port Project (NPP)  to ...

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Tasneef Lands Classification Deal

Tasneef Lands Classification Deal

United Arab Emirates-based classification society Tasneef has signed a contract with Drydocks World to provide the ...

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DNV GL to Class ALP Future Class Tugs

DNV GL to Class ALP Future Class Tugs

DNV GL has been encharged with the classification of ALP Maritime Services’ next-generation “ALP Future ...

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Towage Workers Discuss Industry Struggles

Towage Workers Discuss Industry Struggles

More than 35 tugboat workers from around Australia have descended on the Maritime Union of Australia’s (MUA) ...

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Besiktas Shipyard Bags Five

Besiktas Shipyard Bags Five

Besiktas Workboats, a new division of Besiktas Shipyard, has won orders to build three TB1505 design tugs for ...

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Rolls-Royce Secures Deck Machinery Contract for Tugs

Rolls-Royce Secures Deck Machinery Contract for Tugs

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a £19m contract to deliver deck machinery for four ocean going tugs, designed by ...

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PCA Invests in New Tugs for Post-Panamax Era (USA)

PCA Invests in New Tugs for Post-Panamax Era

The Panama Canal Authority is investing in very powerful tugs for the Post-Panamax era. 14 tractor tugs and 13 ASD ...

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USA: Leevac Shipyards Completes Construction of Two ...

Leevac Shipyards Completes Construction of Two Z-Tech Tugs

Leevac Shipyards has completed the construction of the second of two Robert Allan designed Z-Tech® 2400 tugs. Zeus ...

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Port of Tauranga Orders Two New Tugs

Port of Tauranga Orders Two New Tugs

Port of Tauranga has signed a contract for two new tug boats. Cheoy Lee, of Hong Kong, has been awarded this ...

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PSA Marine Receives Two RAmparts 3200 Class Tugs

PSA Marine Takes Delivery of Two RAmparts 3200 Class Tugs

PSA Marine of Singapore, one of the largest harbour tug owners and operators in Asia, took delivery of two RAmparts ...

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Kotug Offshore Charters ‘ISA’ and ...

Kotug Offshore Charters 'ISA' and 'Meander' Tugs for Towage of Platform JB118

Kotug Offshore chartered the tugs AHT ISA and AHT Meander for anchor handling and towage operations of the platform ...

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Svitzer’s Tugs to Assist Export Shipments from ...

Svitzer's Tugs to Assist Export Shipments from Wheatstone LNG Terminal

Svitzer Australia announced that it will provide tugboats and a pilot boat to assist export shipments from the ...

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Turkey: Besiktas Shipyard Hands Over Two Robert Allan Tugs

Besiktas Shipyard Hands Over Two Robert Allan Tugs

Besiktas Shipyard in Yalova, Turkey, recently delivered to the Directorate General of Coastal Safety two newbuild ...

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Two Tugs for New York Power Authority (USA)

Two Tugs for New York Power Authority (USA)

Bristol Harbor Group, Inc. (BHGI) has been awarded a contract by the New York Power Authority (NYPA) to engineer, ...

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Fairmount Tugs Assists in Installation of FPSO OSX3 Off ...

Fairmount Tugs Assists in Installation of FPSO OSX3 Off Brazil

Fairmount Marine’s tugs Fairmount Glacier and Fairmount Expedition have assisted in the installation of FPSO OSX3 ...

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Boustead Shipyard Delivers Two Tugs (Malaysia)

Boustead Shipyard Deliveres Two Tugs

Boustead Langkawi Shipyard, Malaysia recently delivered two 16m tugs based on the incredibly popular “Sally ...

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Crowley Tugs Deliver Offshore Platform ...

Crowley Tugs Deliver Offshore Platform 'Olympus' to Gulf of Mexico

Four of Crowley Maritime Corp.’s ocean class tugboats, the Ocean Wind, Ocean Wave, Ocean Sky and Ocean Sun, ...

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