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KOTUG International is a leading Towage Services provider, with a fleet of 50+ tugs active across the globe.

 

KOTUG’s areas of expertise include Terminal Towage, Harbour Towage, Offshore Operations and Salvage Operations. We charter vessels to clients worldwide on short and long term contracts. Our long-standing knowledge is consolidated in the Maritime Excellence Center which provides training and consultancy.

 

Headquartered in The Netherlands, KOTUG is active in Europe, Russia, Asia, Australia, Africa and the Caribbean and continues to expand its operations worldwide.

 

We combine global knowledge with local expertise in several Joint Ventures with local partners. KOTUG is renowned for establishing solid, long-term business relationships with clients in industries such as Oil & Gas, Mining, Renewables, Offshore and Port Authorities.

 

KOTUG is firmly committed to the highest industry standards of health, safety, environment, quality and security.

 

 

ABOUT KOTUGACTIVITIESLETTER FROM THE BOARD

 

 

AHEAD IN TOWAGE

KOTUG and Horizon Maritime start KOTUG Canada

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KOTUG International B.V. (KOTUG) and Horizon Maritime Services Ltd (Horizon Maritime) are pleased to announce that they have formed ‘KOTUG Canada’, a joint venture company which will offer terminal and harbour towage services across Canada. READ MORE

KOTUG celebrates start of operations for Fortescue in Port Hedland

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With the successful start an important milestone has been reached in the execution of the contract to operate the tugboat fleet for Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) in Port Hedland, the world’s largest bulk export port on Australia´s west coast. The fleet consists of eight new ART 85-32W and one RT80-32 Rotortugs®. Six of them are Fortescue owned, three are owned by KOTUG, which are chartered directly to Fortescue. KOTUG manages the entire contract. READ MORE

LONG-TERM FOCUS

KOTUG firmly focuses on sustainability
and long-term business continuation.

safe and efficient towage services

KOTUG works with clients in Oil & Gas, Offshore, Mining and Shipping industries.

 

Our services include escorting, berthing and safety cover, including firefighting and oil pollution control.

 

Terminal Towage

 

KOTUG provides terminal towage assistance to Port Terminals as well as floating facilities such as FSO, FPSO, FLNG, FSRU, and SPM Terminals.

 

Offshore and Salvage Operations

 

We have a track record in assisting Rigs, Barges, Offshore Structures and Construction Modules. We also provide safe and professional salvage assistance across the globe.

 

Harbour Towage

 

In conjunction with our joint venture partners, KOTUG currently performs 90.000 towage assistances per year, safely assisting a vast range of vessels from and to their berthing places at the busiest ports in the world.

 

 

 

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