Russian port hosts naming ceremony for Delo tugs

The Russian port of Novorossiysk has hosted a naming ceremony for three multi-functional tugs for the Delo Service Company.

The Damen-designed tugs, named Delovoy-1, Delovoy-2 and Delovoy-3, can be deployed for port operations, near-shore mooring operations and towing operations at the continental shelf.

A specific feature of Delovoy-3 is its firefighting equipment. 

A fourth tug, Delovoy-4, is scheduled for delivery in November.

The tugs can service 40,000DWT vessels up to 300 metres long.

“The short-term plans of Delo Group include the creation of an in-house towing division, construction of a container berth (Berth No.38) at NUTEP terminal, as well as expanding the capacity of KSK grain terminal”, said Delo Group Director General Oleg Nechayev. 

Last modified onMonday, 22 January 2018 13:15

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