A repeat order from Buksér og Berging AS expressing the operator’s appreciation for Sanmar’s technological skills and high standard of workmanship.
Buksér og Berging AS (BuBe) , a leading Norwegian owner and operator, has reaffirmed its faith in Sanmar Shipyards by placing an order with the Turkish company for the construction and delivery of a new TRAktor 3000 Class escort terminal tug. The vessel is to be designed by the Canadian designers Robert Allan Ltd. specifically to meet BuBe’s requirements. It will be an azimuth tractor type with forward mounted Z-drives, have a length overall of 30m and a bollard pull of 75 tonnes. Delivery is scheduled for the first quarter of 2020.
Powered by a twin installation of IMO Tier III engines developing a total power of around 4,500kW, the exceptionally manoeuvrable new vessel will be to ABS classification with full FİFİ1 and Escort notation. It will also be able to operate in light ice and slush conditions.