KOTUG International is a leading Towage Services provider, with a fleet of 100+ 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
This is a short film about Prelude, the largest floating facility ever built. With this movie Shell expresses its gratitude towards their partners for their support. We are extremely proud to contribute with our unique Infield Support Vessels the Prelude FLNG facility’s marine services requirements which include tanker berthing and offshore operations support. Our sustainable towage solutions support Shell global portfolio in meeting the growing demand for more and cleaner energy for their customers around the world. READ MORE
In view of the World Seafarer Day with this year’s theme Empowering Women in the Maritime Community, Borneo Bulletin devoted an article to the female cadets on board our vessels in Brunei. At KOTUG International we encourage and celebrate diversity and inclusivity and are very proud of all the women we have on board our vessels and in our offices worldwide! We gladly embrace the #IAmOnBoardCampaign initiated by the International Maritime Organization. READ MORE
KOTUG firmly focuses on sustainability
and long-term business continuation.
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.
KOTUG provides terminal towage assistance to Port Terminals as well as floating facilities such as FSO, FPSO, FLNG, FSRU, and SPM Terminals.
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.