Iskes Towage and Salvage adds two ASD tugs to its fleet


Netherlands-based Iskes Towage and Salvage has taken delivery of two ASD tugs.

Named Phoenix and Lynx, the 28-metre tugs have a bollard pull of 60 tonnes and a top speed of 13 knots.

Built at Damen Song Cam Shipyards, Vietnam, they can be used for vessel handling, offshore supply duties and ship-to-ship transfers.

Lynx will operate from its homeport of Delfzijl with Mars at Eemshaven and Delfzijl, assisting bulk carriers and tankers.

Phoenix will replace Mars at IJmuiden/Amsterdam, assisting all types of vessels.

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