01/10/2019

Svitzer signs deal for innovative icebreaking tugs

Svitzer has signed a new deal with Turkish shipbuilder Med Marine for two new ice class tugs, the company announced today. The new 30m ice class […]
30/09/2019

Kotug celebrates start of operations for Fortescue in Port Hedland

Meeting challenges of world leading operation  With the successful start an important milestone has been reached in the execution of the contract to operate the tugboat […]
30/09/2019

Damen signs with Port Authority of Jamaica for Utility Vessel 3911

On 21st August, Damen Shipyards Group signed a contract with the Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJAM) for the delivery of a Utility Vessel 3911. The vessel will […]
28/09/2019

Bourbon Offshore Tug Missing After Getting Caught in Hurricane Lorenzo

A rescue operation is underway for a Bourbon tug with fourteen crew members on board after the vessel found itself caught near the eye of Hurricane […]
23/09/2019

Hydrogen-powered tug is world first for Port of Antwerp

Port of Antwerp has ordered construction of a tug powered by hydrogen, the first in the world. This unique “Hydrotug” is driven by combustion engines that […]
20/09/2019

Bogazici Shipyard sign a RAster 3000 contract with Compagnie Maritime Chambon

Major offshore and port towage company COMPAGNIE MARITIME CHAMBON of France has recently ordered by signing the second contract in their history with Turkey’s worldwide known […]
19/09/2019

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. launches the C.D WHITE For E.N. Bisso & Son, Inc.

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. is pleased to announce the launching of the first of two (2) 80’ 5,100 HP Z-Drive Tugs. The C.D. WHITE for Bisso […]
18/09/2019

SAAM Towage contracts Damen for delivery of tug vessel

 In August 2019 Damen Shipyards Group signed a contract with SAAM Towage for the delivery of an ASD Tug 2813 to SAAM Mexico for operations in […]
17/09/2019

28m Design joined Med Marine’s product range

Turkish shipbuilder and operator Med Marine keeps increasing its product range by signing new design contracts with the Canadian tug designer Robert Allan Ltd. Med Marine’s […]
13/09/2019

Port Napier, NZ, places order for Damen ATD Tug 2412

Napier Port, the third largest port on New Zealand’s North Island, has placed an order with Damen Shipyards Group for an Azimuth Tractor Drive (ATD) Tug […]