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
KOTUG has recently acquired a fifth addition to its range of Infield Support Vessels (ISVs) in Australia and East Timor, as part of the group’s ongoing investments in offshore support. This latest addition to the fleet, the Coral Knight, will be bare boat chartered exclusively to Australian Maritime Systems Limited (AMS) to provide emergency towage services and maintain aids to the navigation network at the Great Barrier Reef for AMSA (Australian Maritime Safety Authority). READ MORE
KOTUG International BV has been nominated for a Maritime Innovation Award 2017 for their new cost-effective and sustainable system to store and regenerate heat on tugboats, the Zero-Emission Heat Recycling System. The award is presented annually by the Netherlands Maritime Technology (NMT). 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.