Med Marine signs line handler contract with British operator

Turkish shipbuilder Med Marine has signed a newbuilding contract for a line handling boat with UK-based Briggs Marine and Environmental Services.

The 14- by 5.3-metre vessel is designed by Tomay Ship Design and is slated for operations in the Humber Estuary.

Two Volvo Penta D13 368kW main engines will deliver a bollard pull of 10 tonnes.

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