18/05/2022

World’s first hydrogen-fuelled harbour tug launched

One of the world’s first hydrogen-powered tugboats has been launched from the shipyard ready to be outfitted and completed Armón Shipyards in Navia, Spain is building Hydrotug […]
18/05/2022

Sanmar Shipyards delivers highly manoeuvrable and powerful tug to Svitzer

Sanmar Shipyards has delivered a powerful and highly manoeuvrable new build RAmparts 2400SX class Z-drive tug to global towage giant Svitzer, which will join its operations […]
12/05/2022

PIRIOU delivers two new tugs to BOLUDA FRANCE

PIRIOU has just delivered to BOLUDA FRANCE two new units to be assigned to East Timor. Built by PIRIOU VIETNAM, the ‘VB LIKURAI’ and the ‘VB […]
11/05/2022

SAAM Towage welcomes new Tug for Canadian operations

SAAM Towage continues to fortify its fleet. Its latest acquisition is a new tug, the SAAM James Point, that arrived in Vancouver, Canada after completing its […]
10/05/2022

Steel Cutting Ceremony for a Robert Allan Ltd. designed RAstar 4200-DF

On May 5, 2022 a steel cutting ceremony was held by Cheoy Lee Shipyards at their Hin Lee facility in for the first Robert Allan Ltd. […]
06/05/2022

SAAM Reaches Agreement to Acquire Tugs from Starnav in Brazil

The purchase, valued at US$150 million, is a new step in the company’s strategy to lead the process of expanding its operations and represents one of […]
05/05/2022

Med Marine Delivers ‘Svitzer Port Said 3’ to Svitzer

On April 22nd, Med Marine delivered the first MED-A2885 of the 2 newbuildings that Med Marine and leading towage provider Svitzer signed a contract over back […]
28/04/2022

Sanmar Shipyards delivers powerful harbour tug to expanding Turkish port

Sanmar Shipyards has delivered a new-build TRAktor-Z 2500SX class tugboat to Safi Maritime Services in Turkey, designed for maximum efficiency in both harbour ship-handling and towing […]
28/04/2022

SAAM Towage Agrees to Purchase Ian Taylor Towage Business in Peru

To reinforce its presence in the region SAAM Towage reported that it has signed an agreement with Ian Taylor toacquire the company’s towage operations in Peru, […]
19/04/2022

KOTUG to acquire SEAWAYS to accelerate its growth in worldwide offshore floating energy facilities

Largest acquisition in KOTUG’s history, family-owned maritime company since 1911. KOTUG International B.V. (KOTUG) entered into an agreement to acquire SEAWAYS INTERNATIONAL (Seaways), a reputable owner […]