With a new order just placed by an Italian owner, currently, the most popular ASD tug type in Sanmar's extensive portfolio is the Class designated by the Turkish specialist builder as the Bogacay Series. Although an exclusive design specially commissioned by Sanmar from the drawing board of the renowned Robert Allan Limited design team, [...]
Sanmar, Turkey's leading tug builder, has delivered the third version of its new Robert Allan Ltd designed series, the TRAktor-Z 2500SX– Delicay Class. The new vessel, planned for deployment in London with the name Svitzer Meridian, has a full FiFi 1 notation powered by a dedicated Cat C32 diesel engine and has been built [...]
In less than two years, a relatively new compact class of Robert Allan Limited tugs designed exclusively for Sanmar, Turkey’s leading tug builder, has received international acclaim – resulting in an order from PKL Flote of Latvia. This order follows universal praise of the Sirapinar Class from owners in the UAE, UK, Spain (2 [...]
A quartet of Sanmar’s very powerful latest development, the Bigaçay Series of fire-fighting ASDs, designed exclusively for Turkey’s leading tug builder by Robert Allan Ltd (and designated by them as the RAstar 2900 SX) are on their way in convoy across the Mediterranean to North Africa and the Kingdom of Morocco to form the nucleus [...]
A repeat order from Buksér og Berging AS expressing the operator’s appreciation for Sanmar’s technological skills and high standard of workmanship.
Sea trials have been taking place off the Turkish coast of the first two examples of Sanmar’s latest development, the Bigacay Series of ASDs, designed exclusively for the specialist tug builder by Robert Allan Ltd (and designated by them as the RAstar 2900 SX). The two boats are soon to be joined by two [...]
Dogancay XXVI is on its way to Somali for P&O Maritime where this twin screw 43 tonne bollard pull tug will be renamed Egal. Bogacay IX has been renamed Ocean Kingston Pride and will primarily operate in the Port of Kingston
The new Gökçay series (RAL RApport 1600-SX) is a safe, robust, and seaworthy tug ideal for general harbor duties. It meets all international and Class standards for construction and stability and is built to a very high standard of finish by Sanmar Shipyards in Istanbul, Turkey
He has significant strategy and product experience in vessel design and operations. As a previous client of Sanmar he is well aware of the challenges and requirements of each individual operator. Vimal is an ex-Mariner and also attended an Executive development Program at Singapore Management University.
“Our Marine Team spent some time in Turkey at Sanmar’s yard, and was immediately impressed with the quality of workmanship and dedication to customer service that was clearly apparent. These experiences re-enforced discussions we had with other operators and their own experience of Sanmar.