​Markey towing winches to boost tug power for Moran

Today's powerful shiphandling tugs demand deck machinery that is up to the challenge (Markey Machnery)

News that Seattle-based Markey Machine has been selected to provide its hawser winches and capstans for Moran Towing’s two new escort tugs turns the spotlight on components where there is no place for what can be considered the weakest link in the chain.

Modern shiphandling tugs develop pulling forces previously unheard of, which means it is crucial associated deck machinery is up to the challenge of withstanding enormous loads.

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