Tug Boats for Sale

Tugs or tugboats are used to manoeuvre vessels which are unable to move on their own due to being in a narrow canal or a crowded harbour. Tugs achieve this by pushing or pulling the vessel, either through direct contact or with the help of a tow line. Tugs are also used to move disabled boats, log rafts or oil platforms. Tugs are powerful and strongly built with most modern large tugboats averaging a bollard pull of around 60tonnes. Some tugs have been built and designed to serve not only as a conventional tugboat but also as icebreakers and salvage boats. Most tugboats are also fitted with firefighting monitors, so they can help assist with firefighting when necessary. Tugs are extremely manoeuvrable and new innovative propulsion systems are being developed all the time. ASD (Azimuth Stern Drive) and VSP (Voith Schneider Propeller) both provide the vessel with extra manoeuvrability and while also increasing electrical efficiency and lowering maintenance costs.

Tug Boats for Sale

MALILA – 2000 BLT 2350DWT / OFFSHORE TUG

Location: WAFR

ABT 2350 DWT ON 5.75 M DRAFT
BLT 2000, FRA
M/E 2 X 1992 KW
USD 2,300,000
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SEABULK GALAXIE – 97 BLT 1637DWT / OFFSHORE TUG

Location: WAFR

ABT 1637 DWT ON 4.3 M DRAFT
BLT 97, USA
M/E 2 X EMD 16-645 E2, 3900BHP TOTAL
USD 1,700,000
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SEABULK BENIN – 96 BLT 3115DWT OFFSHORE TUG

Location: WAFR

ABT 3115 DWT ON 5.9 M DRAFT
BLT 96, NOR
M/E 2 X 2.725HP BERGEN DIESEL KRMB9 2005KW @825RPM
USD 1,700,000
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NA-TB115 – 2016 BLT - 1400 DWT @ 4.95M DRAFT - 60T BP AHTS TUG

Location: CHINA

ABT 1400 DWT ON 4.95 M DRAFT
M/E 2 X 2575BHP CATERPILLAR
USD 7,000,000
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NA-TB108 – 80BP/34 LOA - NB ESCORT TUG

Location: TURKEY

M/E 2 ABC 12V-DZC, OUTPUT 2 X 2650 KW, RPM 1000
USD 7,650,000
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PILEAS I – 1981 BLT- TUG

Location: MED

M/E 2X MAN, 6LDSR, 2,402 BHP
USD 600,000
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PEGASUS I – 35 BP -1982 BLT -TUG

Location: MED

ABT 258 DWT ON 4.75 M DRAFT
M/E 2 X RESITA 6LDSR 28J (K) , 2 X 882 KW / 2 X 1250
USD 600,000
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ABRAMIS – 1982 HOL BLT- 32 BP- TUG

Location: NORWAY

BLT 1982, HOL
USD 945,000
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FARHAM – 2010 BLT- FIFI TUG

Location: IRAN

M/E GM, TYPE SW-VS, 2205 HP(3X735HP)@2300 RPM
USD 600,000
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BESTLA – 1981 BLT- 2480 BHP/30TBP

Location: NORTH SEA

ABT 112 DWT ON 4.25 M DRAFT
M/E 1 X B&W ALPHA DIESEL 16V23L-VO MAIN ENG
USD 590,000
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RM 1503 – 1983 BLT- TUG

Location: MED

M/E 1,500 BHP 850 RPM, BP 22.5 TNS
USD 450,000
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SOMERI – 1987 YUGOSLAVIA BLT - 30T BP

Location: MED

ABT 89 DWT ON 4.4 M DRAFT
M/E 2 X 6ASL 25 D
USD 630,000
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PSD-1 – 4.81M DRAFT- 1984 NETHERLANDS BLT

Location: AG

M/E 2 X STERK WERKSPOOR 9 FHD 240 EACH 2250HP
USD 1,150,000
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