Hans van der Ster

11/03/2019

Opting for the true tractor’s better ship-handling

The increasing demand for the significant operational advantages of the true tractor configuration tug with forward mounted thrusters is exemplified by the latest contract awarded to […]
09/03/2019

Second of the Polish Navy Tugboats Christened

Christening and naming ceremony has been organized at the Remontowa Shipbuilding facility in Gdansk, with regards to the Gniewko H-1 vessel. This is the second B860 […]
04/03/2019

KOTUG and Boskalis sign LOI to sell Kotug Smit Towage to Boluda

KOTUG International BV and Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V., 50/50 shareholders of Kotug Smit Towage, intend to sell their shares to Boluda Group (Boluda). By partnering with […]
02/03/2019

Keel Laid for Foss Maritime’s First New Tier IV Tractor Tug

The keel of the lead vessel in Foss Maritime’s new class of EPA Tier 4-compliant ASD 90 tractor tugs has been laid the Nichols Brothers Boat […]