Tugs & Salvage – Page 13

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    Svitzer expands Americas fleet

    2022-10-28T13:35:00Z

    Svitzer is to modernise and expand its fleet in the Americas with two new ASD tugboats and one workboat

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    Svitzer UK appoints new MD

    2022-10-14T13:06:00Z

    Tugboat giant Svitzer has appointed a new managing director for its UK operations to replace interim MD Kasper Karlsen.

  • Spanopoulos Group recovered the fire damaged wreck from 60m water depth (Marine Nationale)
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    ​Salvage round-up (October 2022)

    2022-10-07T10:51:00Z

    Major salvage companies regularly make the news and it is easy to overlook smaller regional salvors so this month we briefly look at operations which may otherwise miss the front page.

  • Wagenborg's new tug under its previous name 'Anka 8' (Wagenborg)
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    TOWLINES (October 2022)

    2022-10-05T08:39:00Z

    Our round-up of the latest news from Wagenborg Towage, Svitzer, bMC and a new Code of Practice.

  • Fairplay has chosen the increasingly popular Damen RSD Tug 2513 for its latest order (Damen)
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    Healthy order book for Damen

    2022-10-03T08:00:00Z

    Damen Shipyards has boosted its order book with notable contracts for three of its next generation tugs for Dutch and German owners.

  • 'Svitzer Pembroke' has returned to work at Milford Haven (Maritime Journal)
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    Tugs on the move for Svitzer

    2022-09-30T01:13:00Z

    Svitzer has announced the relocation of a UK-based tug following an addition to its Milford Haven fleet along with the strengthening of its Brazilian fleet with an order for two ASD tugs.

  • Damen's first all-electric tug 'Sparky' has finally started work (Damen)
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    ‘Sparky’ finally starts work

    2022-09-29T12:41:00Z

    Damen’s first all-electric harbour tug Sparky has finally commenced operations following delivery and christening for its owners Ports of Auckland (POAL).

  • Boskalis operates around 20 deepsea tugs (Peter Barker)
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    Boskalis results and takeover latest

    2022-09-29T10:29:00Z

    Boskalis reports improved financial results for first half-year 2022 but a sharp decline in revenue and earnings in its Towage & Salvage division.

  • Kongsberg will supply 32 azimuth thrusters to Med Marine (Kongsberg Maritime)
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    Kongsberg wins thruster deal with Med Marine

    2022-09-28T11:48:00Z

    Kongsberg Maritime has agreed a sizable contract with Med Marine to deliver 32 US-series azimuth thrusters for newbuilding ASD tugs.

  • ClassNK's approval for an ammonia-fuelled tug will be of interest globally (ClassNK)
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    ClassNK approves world’s first ammonia-fuelled tug

    2022-09-27T14:48:00Z

    Classification society ClassNK has issued its Approval in Principle (AiP) for an ammonia-fuelled tug.

  • KNRM and other lifeboat services were offering trips on the river (Peter Barker)
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    Rotterdam’s World Port Days returns

    2022-09-21T07:22:00Z

    After a break of three years Port of Rotterdam’s popular World Haven Days (WHD) festival has returned, an event more than just a typical harbour open day.

  • Following a period on charter 'Afon Ligwy' has joined Foyle Marine Dredging's fleet (Damen)
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    TOWLINES September 2022

    2022-09-01T12:01:00Z

    A round-up of the latest news in the towing and salvage sector.

  • 'Plis Fos' will be 'the strongest tug in the Caribbean' (Damen)
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    Tug delivery round-up (September 2022)

    2022-09-01T08:22:00Z

    This month we explore five notable tug deliveries with European connections including a US-built Rotortug, a design with roots in Dutch expertise.

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    Popular Tug & Salvage Convention returns

    2022-08-30T09:11:00Z

    After a break of three years due to the pandemic, the highly regarded International Tug & Salvage Convention (ITS) is returning under new ownership, heading for Turkey.

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    Fighter jet recovered from Med seabed

    2022-08-25T10:05:00Z

    Salvage teams have recovered a US Navy fighter jet that was blown off the deck of an aircraft carrier in the Mediterranean Sea.

  • 'Svitzer Meridian' is one of Svitzer's Thames and Medway fleet (Svitzer)
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    Svitzer UK’s north and south clusters merge

    2022-08-25T08:33:00Z

    In a move aimed at increasing operational agility and optimising service delivery across the region, Svitzer is merging its UK north and south clusters.

  • Multraship operates the Netherlands two latest emergency tugs (Flying Focus)
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    Increased tug protection for Dutch waters

    2022-08-24T08:18:00Z

    Dutch towage and salvage service provider Multraship has won the tender to enhance safety in the southern North Sea with provision of two further Emergency Towing Vessels (ETV).

  • Ship fires pose particular dangers to salvage crews (Indian Coast Guard)
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    Global trends in marine salvage

    2022-08-23T10:37:00Z

    The International Salvage Union (ISU) has published its Annual Review 2021 along with industry statistics showing a modest recovery in gross revenues.

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    Damen introduces sustainable pusher tug

    2022-08-23T10:11:00Z

    Damen has introduced a new pusher tug design aimed at addressing the challenges faced by inland tug/barge operators in keeping up with emissions regulations

  • ​The first tug York Cove has already been raised
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    Australian tug salvage operation

    2022-08-08T13:11:00Z

    A salvage operation is underway at an Australian port to salvage two wrecked tugs which sank in January