Kooiman inks pusher tug deal

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Verbund has ordered a new pusher tug to help maintain its ten hydro power stations on the Danube in Austria

Kooiman Marine Group has received an order from Verbund Hydro Power for a new pusher tug.

The vessel will serve two purposes – transporting split hopper barges and as an icebreaker. It has been designed to be convertible to hydrogen in the future.

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