Nibulon floats out second Project T410 tug

Nibulon floats out second Project T410 tug


Ukraine’s Nibulon Shipbuilding and Repair Yard has launched the second pusher tug to be built under Project T410.

Once completed, Nibulon-14 will have an LOA of 15.45 metres, a beam of 6.7 metres, a draught of 1.2 metres, a displacement of 80 tonnes, and two Scania main engines that will deliver a speed of seven knots.

The tug will be used primarily to push non-self-propelled barges of up to 3,000 tonnes deadweight.

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