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Svitzer Bolsters Footprint in Portugal

Maersk’s tug operator Svitzer has signed an agreement with Portuguese company Rebosado to provide services to ...

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NWA: Addressing Skills Gap to Avoid Towage Incidents

In order to avoid incidents in the towage sector, further development and implementation of good practice ...

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KotugSmit Bags Long-Term Towage Deals with MOL

Japanese shipping major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has signed long-term towage agreements with Kotug Smit Towage ...

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KOTUG and Seabulk Bag Towage Gig in the Bahamas

KOTUG International BV and Seabulk Towing have been awarded a towage contract with Borco Towing Company, a ...

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Boluda Buys German Towage Operators

Spain’s Boluda Corporación Marítima has acquired the German towing company URAG and its subsidiaries URAG ...

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Boskalis, Kotug Wrap Up Merger of Their Towage Businesses

Dutch maritime companies Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) and KOTUG International B.V. (KOTUG) have ...

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Svitzer Firms Presence in the Caribbean

Towage specialist Svitzer has inked a 2.5 year contract to offer marine services at the NuStar terminal in St. ...

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Svitzer Bringing Its Tugs to Guangzhou Port

Copenhagen-based towage and salvage company Svitzer has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the ...

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Svitzer Bags 10-Year Ichthys LNG Towage Gig

LNG towage provider Svitzer Australia has won a 10-year contract to provide towage and other marine services to the ...

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Spanish, Portuguese Ports Hit by Strikes

An indefinite towage strike has been launched today at the Port of Barcelona, Spain, Inchcape Shipping Services ...

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Qingdao Port Enters Towage JV with Svitzer

China’s Qingdao Port International has entered a towage services agreement with Maersk’s towage and ...

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Svitzer Sets Growth Goals

Maersk’s towage specialist Svitzer is planning to secure greater foothold in two strategic markets in Asia, ...

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Svitzer Forges Ties with Qingdao Port

China’s Qingdao Port International has inked a pact with towage and emergency response specialist Svitzer ...

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Svitzer Enters Brazilian Towage Market

Maersk’s towage business arm Svitzer has taken a controlling stake in Brazilian towage operator Transmar ...

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G6 Chooses Kotug

G6 Chooses Kotug

Five members of the G6 Shipping Alliance (APL, Hyundai, MOL, NYK Line and OOCL) have awarded a multi-annual and ...

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Update: Thor Commander under Tow

AMSA Concerts Towage of Disabled General Cargo Ship

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) is coordinating the response to Antigua and Barbuda-flagged general ...

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PSA Marine Qalhat to Start Towage Service for Oman LNG

PSA Marine Qalhat to Start Towage Service for Oman LNG

PSA Marine Qalhat SAOC (PSAMQ), a joint venture company formed between PSA Marine and Golden Dunes International, ...

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Royal Boskalis and KOTUG Merge Harbour Towage Operations

Royal Boskalis and Kotug Merge Harbour Towage Operations

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. and KOTUG International B.V. have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to ...

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Smit Lamnalco Strengthens Foothold in Australia

Towage specialist Smit Lamnalco, a 50% owned associate of Dutch-based Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V., has acquired ...

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BHPB Bolsters Towage Capabilities at Port Hedland

BHP Billiton Towage Services Pty Ltd’s (BHPB) is going to boost its towage capabilities at the Australian ...

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Image of the Day: Mercury Hitches a Ride

Image of the Day Mercury Hitches a Ride

The convoy consisting of three main and two spare sea tugs towing Mercury jackup rig left Arkhangelsk seaport on ...

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