Recent years have seen a considerable upturn in the number of orders from Italian customers for the sophisticated ASD or tractor configuration tug boats constructed by Sanmar Marine at either of its two custom--built shipyards in Turkey. As in many parts of the world, this impressive growth in demand has been spearheaded by the enormously [...]
Named Salim Duzgit after the founder of its new owners, the Duzgit Company, this multipurpose vessel is the first of a brand new Sanmar Shipyard Series based on the Robert Allan Limited RAlly 1900 SX design and called by the leading Turkey-based builder as the Poyrazköy Class after a local coastal town. This is a [...]
'Have we come close to perfection?' The argument continues across the tug boat industry as to which tug is the best. Meanwhile, Sanmar Shipyards in Turkey has been steadily developing and refining its extensive ASD portfolio with its most popular type, the 24m Bogacay Class, now has 34 in operation around the world with a [...]
--- Sanmar expands on a recent Robert Allan Ltd Press Release --- In a recent press release issued by Robert Allan Limited, it was stated that the new tug design selected by Canada’s Department of National Defence for four new 24m vessels to be built in Quebec follows:" ...the design which has been built in large [...]
Reflecting its now dominant role in the international tug building market, Sanmar Shipyards in Turkey has taken the decision to significantly strengthen its team of executive directors with the appointment of two widely experienced men to bolster the existing board's range of experience and expertise. Although recruited independently, by some strange coincidence, the two new [...]
Sanmar Shipyards has delivered a 24 meter ASD Tug with 60 tbp to Marintug of Turkey. This 24 meter long vessel which has 60 tonnes bollard pull capacity, is one of the most recognition won ...
Even though Sanmar Shipyards has an outstanding portfolio of proven tugs, primarily of advanced, state-of-the-art, Robert Allan Limited design, the leading Turkey-based international specialist ...
Vimal Choy, Sanmar's Director, Key Accounts and Client Services Europe responded by pointing out that this was the 21st tug built by Sanmar for Svitzer and another five were under construction in Turkey.
“This is a most significant contract,” affirmed Rob Allan, the Executive Chairman of the renowned Canadian naval architectural practice. Sanmar’s Managing Director, Cem Seven, agreed.
The increasing demand for the significant operational advantages of the true tractor configuration tug with forward mounted thrusters is exemplified by the latest contract...