Damen’s First All-Electric Tug Sparky Delivered To Ports Of Auckland
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Damen’s First All-Electric Tug Delivered To Ports Of Auckland

In a major milestone Damen’s first all-electric harbour tug, the RSD-E Tug 2513, was officially delivered to its new owner, Ports of Auckland (POAL). The revolutionary tug was named Sparky and also received her Māori name, ‘Tiaki’, in a special blessing ceremony held in Auckland on August 8.

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De Vlaamse Waterweg And Port Of Antwerp-Bruges Maintain The Water Level In The Docks And The Albert Canal

Normally, the Meuse provides the supply of water in the Albert Canal. However, due to the ongoing drought in Flanders, the water level of the Meuse is currently at an all-time low. At the other end of the Albert Canal is the port of Antwerp. Unfortunately, those docks are not an inexhaustible source of water with which to fill the Albert Canal’s shortage

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