Caterpillar Marine is pleased to announce that UZMAR Workboat and Tug Factory will be building an 80 TBP, IMO Tier III certified tugboat powered with the new generation Cat® engines.
Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. announced today the receipt of its first order for the newly developed E-series Rexpeller azimuth thruster
A bulk carrier collided with a tug in a river waterway. The damage sustained by the tug was sufficient to merit a dry dock and it was out of service for almost seven weeks. Find more inside.
MOL announced that it has signed a deal for the construction of an LNG-fueled tugboat with Kanagawa Dockyard Co., Ltd.
On Thursday, 18th January Albwardy Damen in Sharjah hosted a naming ceremony for the world’s biggest Rotortug®, the ART 100-46 RT Raven.
Wärtsilä has signed a MoU with Petrocity, the parent company of the new port facility being built in the Brazilian city of São Mateus-ES, to develop a harbor tug design.
KOTUG has applied for a patent to use drone technology in its tug operations, in its ambition to achieve safer and more efficient working conditions. This pioneering invention – using a drone to connect the towline to an assisted vessel – will drastically improve the safety margin of tug operations as this will avoid the need for manoeuvring in the so-called danger zone.
Wärtsilä will supply two Wärtsilä HY 2 hybrid power modules for a new escort tug being built for the Swedish port of Luleå located on the Gulf of Bothnia in the northern end of the Baltic Sea.
Wärtsilä has adapted its ground-breaking hybrid tug design to specifically meet the needs of the Chinese market. This version of the Wärtsilä HYTug has received an AiP recognition by the CCS.
The DeltaBreaker design combines the features of tug, icebreaker and pusher with some added functionalities on top of that.