MoU aims to convert tugs for methanol

Svitzer and Cat

Global firms Caterpillar Marine and Svitzer have agreed to convert their tugs to use dual-fuel methanol engines as well as install them on newbuilds.

The agreement comes after the two firms embarked on a second pilot using their EcoTow solution in the Netherlands.

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