Rosmorport’s newest ice-class tug hits the water


Russia’s Onezhsky Shipbuilding has launched a new ASD ice-class escort tug ordered by local port operator Rosmorport.

Designed by Damen Shipyards Gorinchem, Pomor will have an LOA of 34.13 metres, a beam of 13 metres, a maximum draught of 5.9 metres, and accommodations for eight crewmembers and two other personnel. The vessel will be capable of a bollard pull in excess of 45 tonnes and a speed of 12 knots at maximum draught.

The tug will be operated by Rosmorport out of its Arkhangelsk branch office in western Russia.

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

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