Med Marine, Svitzer ink tug contract


Med Marine and Svitzer have entered into an agreement for the delivery of a new harbour tug for Svitzer’s operations in Germany.

The Robert Allan Ltd-designed tug will have an LOA of 23 metres, a beam of 10.9 metres, a draught of 5.05 metres, and two Caterpillar 3512 1,765kW main engines that will deliver a bollard pull of 60 tonnes and a speed of 12 knots.

Delivery of the tug is scheduled for November 2020.

See more stories from this month’s Tug and Salvage Week here.

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