KOTUG International – Headquarters

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Visitor address
Waalhaven O.z. 77
3087 BM Rotterdam
The Netherlands

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    KOTUG operates in a growing number of countries worldwide. We have a large network of offices and operations. See below for the locations of all our offices and operations.

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    Visitor Address:
    Waalhaven O.Z. 77
    3087 BM Rotterdam
    The Netherlands

    Postal address:
    PO Box 22002
    3003 DA Rotterdam
    The Netherlands

    T: +31 10 217 0 217

    Headquarters Rotterdam

    KOTUG Australia is experienced in assisting and operating LNG, LPG, Condensate and Oil Carriers, as well as FPSO, FSRU and FSOs.

    Visitor Address:
    KOTUG Maritime Services Australia Pty Ltd,
    Level 6, 5 Mill Street, Perth 
    WA 6000, Australia

    T: +61 862252943

    Office Perth

    KOTUG Office for the Middle East Region and headquarters of the KOTUG Subsea division

    Level 26 – Suite No.2601
    X2 Tower, JLT
    Dubai, UAE

    T : +971 4 457 2559

    Office Dubai

    KOTUG Seabulk Maritime, a partnership with Seabulk Towing, Inc., carries out all towage operations at the Buckeye Bahamas Hub of Borco Towing Company Ltd.

    Visitor Address
    18 Shelly Street, Queens Highway,
    Freeport, Grand Bahama

    T: +1 242 727 4060

    Office & Operations Bahamas

    Assisting all LNG vessels at the Brunei LNG Terminal with three Rotortugs; berthing and unberthing operations of LNG Tankers, standby services during loading, oil spill response and firefighting duties.

    Visitor Address
    Ground Floor, Unit C3
    Jerudong Centre, SPG 461
    Jalan Jerudong
    BG3122 Jerudong – Brunei

    T: +67 33330245

    Office & Operations Brunei

    A partnership between Horizon Maritime and KOTUG offering terminal and harbour towage services across Canada 

    Visitor Address
    4901, East Sooke Road, Metchosin, BC V9Z 1BZ, Canada

    T: +1 (902) 468 2341

    Office & Operations KOTUG Canada

    Offshore terminal towage assistance to export tankers, infield support duties and cargo duties for Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited (EEPGL), with the SD Power, a high-spec 130 tonnes bollard pull, DP-2 azimuth anchor-handling tug.

    Visitor address:
    1 Delph Street & Durey Lane
    Georgetown GUYANA

    Office & Operations Guyana

    Refurbishment of Tanzania Port Authority SPM in Dar Es Salaam.

    Operations Tanzania

    Operating the tugboat fleet for Fortescue Metals Group in Port Hedland, the world’s largest bulk export port. the world’s largest bulk export port. KOTUG is responsible for the technical management and crewing of the towage operations of the vessels. Additional services: OptiPort Dispatch Planning, Crew Training, Vessel chartering

    Operations Port Hedland

    KOTUG has designed, constructed and operates three Infield Support Vessels (ISVs) for Shell Australia to support its Prelude FLNG Project, located 475km north-north east of Broome, in Western Australia. KOTUG is also responsible for the training of the crew.

    Operations Shell Prelude FLNG

    Providing offshore services, towage assistance, personnel transfer and standby duties at Santos Bayu Undan field in the Timor Sea, North of Australia with the RT Raven, the world’s biggest ART 100-46 class Rotortug,

    Operations Santos

    Operational services and towage operations including FSRU operations to the Arab Petroleum Pipelines Company SUMED together with Petroconsult in a partnership called KOTUG PETRO Maritime (KPM). 

    Operations Egypt

    Providing towage support for the operations of Perenco Oil & Gas Gabon S.A., off Port Gentil, Gabon. Chartering, operating and manning of three vessels.

    Visitor address
    KOTUG Gabon S.A.
    Quartier Abela

    Office & Operations Gabon

    Chartering RT Force by TasPorts at the Port of Bell Bay, in a demonstration of the company’s commitment to continually managing marine risk and enhancing the services provided to customers. All training, both for the tug crews and marine pilots, has been conducted in Tasmania at the Australian Maritime College under the guidance of KOTUG’s dedicated Training & Consultancy division.

    Chartering Tasmania

    SPM Mooring, Maintenance and Marine Services for OQ

    Operations Musandam (Oman)

    Optimising fleet planning with KOTUG Optiport for the Port of Antwerp.

    Operations Antwerp

    Providing Full Terminal Services – terminal operations, hose handling, tanker pull back, safety stand-by and cargo transportation, hosting a IMCA certified dive team onboard, including safe berthing and un-berthing of tankers, acting as an oil spill response vessel infield for Total Energies.

    Operation Congo

    Supporting Ghana Petroleum & Mooring Services with team and Anchor Handling Tug, delivering the following services:

    • Tanker berthing
    • Safety Standby
    • Subsea services
    • Pull back tug to Tankers at SPM
    • Anti-Pollution Duties with spray booms and Oil Booms deployment
    • Development of Terminal Regulations
    • Development of operational procedures
    • Produce risk assessments and job safety analysis with all personnel involved – Mooring Master, Divers and Vessels in line with OCIMF
    • Maintenance of System Equipment (PLEM, MBC, Chain, Buoy, etc.)

    Operations Ghana

    KOTUG supports BP Exploration (Angola) Ltd. with field management, terminal services (these support duties include terminal operations, calm buoy maintenance, export hose handling, pre berth hose cum hawser cum calm buoy inspection, tanker lifting and static tow, safety stand-by, radar watch and cargo transportation), terminal equipment maintenance, export tanker connection and disconnection including export hose, infield passenger transfer and crew change service. KOTUG deploys and operates two Terminal Tugs and three Fast Crew Suppliers providing 24×7 service for Intrafield services and crew change services.

    KOTUG supports Total Energies’ subsea installation in Angola for Block 17 & Block 32 with tug & barge operations.

    Sonangol P&P in Angola engages two of KOTUG’s FCT vessels for crew transportation and safety standby.

    Office & Operations Angola

    Tug Scheduling Optimisation & Port Activity Reporting for Seabulk with KOTUG OptiPort.

    Operations Port Arthur

    Shipmanagement voor VT Minerals BV, manning and technical consultancy for tanker vessel MT Vacamonte.

    Operations Salalah (Oman)

    Several state of the art Rotortugs are provided to BHP to support their operations in the Pilbara region.

    Operations BHP

    SPM Operations & Maintenance for FAPCO

    Operations Fujairah

    Partnership with Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport (AASTMT), the Port Training Institute of Egypt for training services to Egyptian and Arab Maritime professionals, Port Staff, Captains and Pilots.

    Partnership AAST

    Protecting the coral reefs of Australia. Emergency towage vessel Coral Knight is chartered to the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA). The vessel spends the majority of its time patrolling at sea, available for emergency towage tasking by AMSA should a maritime casualty occur.

    Chartering Queensland

    Strategic partnership of KOTUG with Maritime Training Institute (Karachi, Pakistan)

    Partnership MTI

    Strategic partnership of KOTUG Training & Consultancy division with South African Maritime Training Academy

    Partnership SAMTRA

    Strategic partnership of KOTUG Training & Consultancy division with Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy

    Partnership ADMA

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