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Tugboats for charter

As specialist shipbrokers, we have access to a wide range of tugboats for you to charter.

Tugs have been used for almost as long as goods have been transported by sea, progressing from oar-powered, through steam, to today’s diesel, hybrid and liquefied natural gas (LNG) units.

‘Tug’ itself comes from the very first purpose-built towing vessel to work on the Clyde, named ‘Tug’. There are now over 10,000 tugs registered with Class Societies worldwide, including these specific types:

  • Harbour (or ship-assist) tugs
  • Terminal tugs
  • River tugs
  • Seagoing (coastal) tugs
  • Ocean-going tugs
  • Emergency towing vessels (ETVs)
  • Anchor-handling tugs (AHTs)
  • Shoalbusters

Some tugboats are designed purely for one of the above purposes, while others are ‘multi-role’; many are used in the offshore construction industry.

See Tugboats for charter
Folio #: TU015C
Location: Europe
AHT – ASD tug for charter / 50tbp
Build Date:
1998
Class:
RINA
Dims (L x B x Dr.) (m):
30x9.85x4.7
Deck Load (t/m2):
Main Engines:
2 x MaK
Power (bhp):
4078
Propulsion:
ASD Tug
Bollard Pull (t):
50
Fire Fighting:
Winches:
Folio #: TU026C
Location: Central America
Z-Drive Type Tug for charter / 51tbp / 29 x 12.5m / equipped with a Palfinger deck crane
Build Date:
2003
Class:
LR
Dims (L x B x Dr.) (m):
29 x 9.5 x 3.8
Deck Load (t/m2):
Main Engines:
2 x Yanmar
Power (bhp):
4000
Propulsion:
Z-Drive
Bollard Pull (t):
51
Fire Fighting:
Yes
Winches:
Folio #: TU027C
Location: Central America
Z-Drive Type Tug for charter / 63tbp / 34.95×10.50m / LR Certified Deck Crane
Build Date:
1991
Class:
LR
Dims (L x B x Dr.) (m):
34.95 x 10.50 x 4.91
Deck Load (t/m2):
Main Engines:
2 X Nigata
Power (bhp):
4200
Propulsion:
Z-Drive
Bollard Pull (t):
63
Fire Fighting:
Winches:
Folio #: TU022C
Location: North Europe
Harbour tug for charter / Damen Stantug 21tbp
Build Date:
2004
Class:
BV
Dims (L x B x Dr.) (m):
19.5x6.04x2.59
Main Engines:
2 x CAT
Power (bhp):
1440
Bollard Pull (t):
20.8
Fuel Cap. (m3):
Winches:
DP/Bow Thruster:
Accommodation:

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