As part of its worldwide strategy, KOTUG continues to invest in modern and powerful tugs to provide high quality services with well trained, dedicated and certified crew.
During the Tugnology Conference in London, Elisabeth Ltd and Cheoy Lee Shipyards officially announced the building of two new Rotor®tugs. KOTUG will charter this newly designed harbour tugs from Elisabeth Ltd.
It is the first time that Cheoy Lee Shipyards constructs a Robert Allan design Rotor®tug. The first two vessels will be delivered in 2014. The revolutionary new ART 80-32 Rotor®tugs are designed by KST B.V. and Robert Allan Ltd. The Rotor®tugs are 32 meters long and will have a bollard pull of minimum 80 tons over the stern and bow.
KOTUG, May 29, 2013