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Marine Log

May 16, 2007

Bourbon Offshore orders Damen ASD tugs

Bourbon Offshore and Damen Shipyards Gorinchem, Netherlands, have signed a contract for the construction and delivery of four Damen ASD Tugs 3213.

Damen says this tug is its latest development and "the top of the range with a bollard pull of in excess of 83 metric tons."

The tugs are well equipped and designed for both offshore and terminal operations including fire-fighting equipment based on Fi-Fi I requirements.

The delivery of the first two vessels is scheduled for July 2009 and the remaining two vessels will be delivered in December 2009.