Tugs & Barges

NOVEMBER 11, 2015—The 5,150 hp Triton, the first in a series of four Z-Tech 2400 class escort tugs for Suderman & Young, was recently launched at the Nelson Street facility of the Eastern Shipbuilding Group,…
NOVEMBER 11, 2015 — Robert Allan Ltd. was recently contracted to design a new generation of RAmparts 2400-W tugs for Chile's SAAM S.A. SAAM S.A.
NOVEMBER 11, 2015—Built to an Argentine design in an Argentine yard, a new 28.8m x 10m azimuthing stern drive (ASD) tug will soon be at work handling ships in her home country. To be named …
NOVEMBER 10, 2015 — Greenock, Scotland, based Clyde Marine Services has taken delivery of its first Damen ASD Tug.
NOVEMBER 10, 2015 — The Vane Brothers Company, Baltimore, MD, reports that it has taken delivery of its latest Maryland-built tugboat.
NOVEMBER 2, 2015 — Caterpillar Marine reports that Turkish Cat dealer Borusan has signed a Letter of Intent with Sanmar Shipyards for the supply of an extensive range of propulsion units over the next three…
OCTOBER 28, 2015 – Kirby Corporation (NYSE: KEX), the largest tank barge operator in the U.S., today reported net earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015 of $56.8 million, or $1.04 per share,…
OCTOBER 21, 2015 — A tidal energy project has brought a significant contract to J.D. Irving subsidiary Atlantic Towing Limited of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada. It is to provide tug and barge services to the…
OCTOBER 20, 2015 — Jensen Maritime, Crowley Maritime Corp.'s Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering company, reports that it wasrecently selected to provide the ABS Class and functional designs for the two, new 120-foot twin…
OCTOBER 20, 2015 — Harrison Brann has joined the Shearer Group, Inc. (TSGI), Seabrook, TX, a leading designer of inland towboats and barges, as a naval architect.
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