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Special towage services to FPSO vessel Western Isles

Float-off process from the heavy-lift transport ship, FPSO transport to the shipyard Keppel Verolme, docking and undocking process at the shipyard.

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Team up with MOL for smart operations

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. and KOTUG SMIT TOWAGE signed long term towage agreements, effective early 2017.

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'EVER LISSOME' welcomed and assisted in Southampton

The tugs of KotugSmit welcomed the the 8,508TEU container vessel 'Ever Lissome' on the River Test and assisted her to the DP World Container Terminal…

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Special towage: (un)docking Saipem 7000

February, 17, 2017, the semisubmersible crane and pipelaying DP vessel Saipem 7000 arrived for maintenance in the port of Rotterdam.

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Start towage operations in Southampton

With effect from the 1st of April 2017, KOTUG SMIT TOWAGE commenced towage activities with four powerful tugs in the port of Southampton, UK.

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Special towage: Audax with PAR-modules through Zeebrugge-lock

A nice example of a precision job.

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Emergency response Glovis Corona in Bremerhaven

On 31th December 2016, the car carrier Glovis Corona developed heavy list during storm in North Sea east off Cuxhaven, Germany.

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Successful refloat operations MV Muros in Great Yarmouth

On 3 December 2016, MV Muros lost its bearings after engine problems and ran aground on a sandbank off the coast of Great Yarmouth in the UK.

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LNG tanker at Fluxys LNG Terminal Zeebrugge

On 8 December 2016, the LNG ship Milaha Qatar moored at the new 2nd jetty of the Fluxys LNG Terminal in Zeebrugge for the first time. KOTUG SMIT was…

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Havenkrant Ghent boarded tug Brugge

On Monday 21 November 2016, the reporters of Havenkrant Gent boarded the tugboat Brugge to spend a day with the crew and interview them.

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Special towage of a ship section from Rostock to Papenburg

In September 2016 Kotug Smit Towage Germany was awarded the towage of a ship section from the Shipyard Neptun Werft, Rostock to Papenburg.

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Successful firefighting operations in the port of ghent

On Tuesday 13th September 2016, the KOTUG SMIT tugs Brugge and Braakman received a call from the Ghent port authority, requesting assistance.

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