Eastern Shipbuilding Delivers Escort-Rescue Z-Drive Tug AVA M. McALLISTER to McAllister Towing  

Eastern Shipbuilding Delivers Escort-Rescue Z-Drive Tug AVA M. McALLISTER to McAllister Towing  

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. announced yesterday the delivery of the Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug AVA M. McALLISTER for McAllister Towing, Inc. on May 31, 2019. This Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug design is provided by …
Jun 7, 2019 /  Vessels
Second Tugboat From Med Marine To America In 2019

Second Tugboat From Med Marine To America In 2019

Leading Turkish shipbuilder and tugboat operator Med Marine signed a contract for a MED-A2360 series tugboat with Saam Guatemala for its Puerto Quetzal operations. The vessel is a RAmparts 2300-MM tugboat, designed …
May 31, 2019 /  Vessels
Sanmar Begins Construction of New RASTAR - 3200 SX Escort Tugs

Sanmar Begins Construction of New RASTAR - 3200 SX Escort Tugs

Robert Allan Ltd. announced yesterday (May 30) that Sanmar Shipyards in Turkey started the construction of a new series of RAstar 3200-SX tugs in March of 2019. The tugs which are named by Sanmar after a large river in …
May 31, 2019 /  Vessels
Kotug Smit Towage Performs naming ceremony for tug Buffalo

Kotug Smit Towage Performs naming ceremony for tug Buffalo

On 15th May 2019, the naming ceremony of the newly-built Damen tug Buffalo took place in the Port of Southampton, UK. Kotug Smit Towage has taken four newly-built Damen tugs into service for its European harbour …
May 20, 2019 /  Vessels
New Damen ASD Tug 2411 for Port of Hamburg

New Damen ASD Tug 2411 for Port of Hamburg

Order takes total operating there to seven Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Neue Schleppdampfschiffsreederei Louis Meyer GmbH & CO. KG for the supply of an ASD Tug 2411, to be named JAN. The vessel …
May 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Successful Sea Trials Of 3080 ASD Tug Built By Med Marine For Tug Malta

Successful Sea Trials Of 3080 ASD Tug Built By Med Marine For Tug Malta

Med Marine has successfully completed the sea trials of 30m 80TBP ASD tugboat, VITTORIOSA, built for Tug Malta Ltd., a company belonging to leading Italian Rimorchiatori Riuniti Group. The delivery is set for the end of …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Vessels
Humber tug fleet strengthened to support additional business

Humber tug fleet strengthened to support additional business

Harbour authority ABP this week welcomed SMS Towage’s new tug, Manxman, onto the river Humber. The new tug, built by international shipyard group Damen, based at Gorinchem in Holland, is technically known as an …
Apr 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Keppel to develop its first autonomous vessel for operations in Singapore

Keppel to develop its first autonomous vessel for operations in Singapore

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) has, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd (Keppel Singmarine), embarked on the development of an autonomous tug, to be operated by Keppel Smit …
Apr 9, 2019 /  Curious
Boluda Towage and Salvage expands tugboat fleet in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria port

Boluda Towage and Salvage expands tugboat fleet in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria port

The VB TAMARAN joins ten other units operating in the Canarian port to increase service capacity and maneuvering power Boluda Corporación Marítima’s towage division Boluda Towage and Salvage has …
Mar 29, 2019 /  Vessels
Powerful McAllister tug propelled by SCHOTTEL

Powerful McAllister tug propelled by SCHOTTEL

SCHOTTEL has secured a contract with American tug operator McAllister Towing to provide propulsion units for a new-built escort and harbour tug. The tug is under construction at Washburn & Doughty shipyard in Maine, …
Mar 28, 2019 /  Curious