KOTUG and Petroconsult join forces to establish KOTUG PETRO Maritime (KPM)

KOTUG and Petroconsult join forces to establish KOTUG PETRO Maritime (KPM)

KPM awarded a long-term contract  by Arab Petroleum Pipelines Company SUMED   Leading global towage company KOTUG International BV has signed an agreement with Petroconsult to create a joint venture company …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Curious
HVCC and Kotug Smit Towage optimise conditions of entry at the Port of Hamburg

HVCC and Kotug Smit Towage optimise conditions of entry at the Port of Hamburg

Hamburg Vessel Coordination Center (HVCC) and Kotug Smit Towage, provider of harbour towage, will in future work closely together at the Port of Hamburg in order to coordinate preliminary planning for ship calls and …
Oct 4, 2018 /  Curious
Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for tug Southampton

Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for tug Southampton

Recently the naming ceremony of the newly-built Damen tug Southampton took place in the Port of Zeebrugge. Kotug Smit Towage has taken four newly-built Damen tugs into service for its European harbour towage activities, …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Kotug Smit Towage christens “Southampton” tug in Zeebrugge

Kotug Smit Towage christens “Southampton” tug in Zeebrugge

Kotug Smit Towage recently took two sister tugs ASD 2913 ‘Rotterdam’ and ‘Southampton’ into service in the Port of Rotterdam and the Port of Zeebrugge respectively. On Thursday, September 13, a …
Sep 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for tugs “Rotterdam” and “Beagle”

Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for tugs “Rotterdam” and “Beagle”

On 13th June 2018, the naming ceremony of the newly-built Damen tugs ‘Rotterdam’ and ‘Beagle’ took place in the Port of Rotterdam, during Kotug Smit Towage’s annual …
Jun 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Kotug acquires full ownership of KT Maritime Services PTY Ltd. Australia

Kotug acquires full ownership of KT Maritime Services PTY Ltd. Australia

KOTUG Australia (KOTUG) and Teekay Shipping Australia Pty Ltd. (Teekay) have successfully concluded a deal in order to re-shape KT Maritime Services Australia Pty Ltd. (KTM) from a 50/50 joint venture to a full …
Apr 12, 2018 /  Curious
Kotug Smit Towage takes newly-built ATD 2412 Twin Fin tug ‘Buffalo’ into service for its European harbour towage activities

Kotug Smit Towage takes newly-built ATD 2412 Twin Fin tug ‘Buffalo’ into service for its European harbour towage activities

Kotug Smit Towage has taken the newly-built ATD 2412 Twin Fin tug ‘Buffalo’ into service for its European harbour towage activities. The ‘Buffalo’ is the third tug built by Damen for Kotug Smit …
Mar 2, 2018 /  Vessels
World’s biggest Rotortug® named at Albwardy Damen

World’s biggest Rotortug® named at Albwardy Damen

On Thursday, 18th January Albwardy Damen in Sharjah hosted a naming ceremony for the world’s biggest Rotortug®, the ART 100-46 RT Raven. The vessel will be operated by Perth-based KT Maritime Services Australia …
Jan 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Port Hedland towage operator contract awarded to KOTUG

Port Hedland towage operator contract awarded to KOTUG

Fortescue Metals Group Ltd (ASX: FMG, Fortescue) announced today it has appointed Kotug Australia Pty Ltd (KOTUG) as its towage services operator for the Port of Port Hedland. The contract has been awarded following a …
Dec 6, 2017 /  Curious
Kotug Smit adds two new tugs ‘Rotterdam’ and ‘Southampton’ into service for its European harbour towage

Kotug Smit adds two new tugs ‘Rotterdam’ and ‘Southampton’ into service for its European harbour towage

Kotug Smit Towage has taken the two sister tugs ASD 2913 ‘Rotterdam’ and ‘Southampton’ into service for its European harbour towage. The tugs were built by Damen Shipyards. Recently, the tugs …
Aug 31, 2017 /  Vessels