Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Press Releases

Robert Allan Ltd. and MTU team up to develop first natural gas fuelled shallow draft pushboat

Press Release – Natural gas is quickly becoming the “fuel of choice” for the maritime industry, not only for its potential in reducing environmentally hazardous gas emissions, but also for...

August 20, 2019
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Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Press Releases

Port of Luleå 36 Metre Hybrid Icebreaker Tug

Press Release – The world’s most powerful 36 metre hybrid icebreaker tug Vilja was delivered to her Owner, Port of Luleå, on June 26th, 2019 at Gondan Shipyard in Spain. On July...

July 10, 2019
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Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Press Releases

RAlly 1900-SX Steel Utility Boat Delivered

Press Release – Robert Allan Ltd. – The first RAlly 1900-SX was delivered in June to new owner Düzgit Group in Turkey by Sanmar Shipyards for service around Istanbul in the busy...

June 12, 2019
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Thursday, May 23, 2019
Press Releases

Robert G. Allan presented with CMC Legacy Award at the 23rd BC Tugboat Conference

Press Release – Robert G. (Rob) Allan was presented with the CMC Legacy Award at the 23rd BC Tugboat Conference held in Victoria, BC earlier this month. The award is presented...

May 23, 2019
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Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Press Releases

Robert Allan Ltd. Designs TundRA 3200 Icebreaking Tugboats for Alfons Håkans

Press release – Robert Allan Ltd. is very pleased to announce an important milestone having been selected the designer of new icebreaking tugs for Alfons Håkans, a major tugboat owner...

March 27, 2019
Total Views: 24

Friday, February 8, 2019
Press Releases

Next Generation of Z-Tech® Tugs Arrive

  Press Release – Robert Allan – At the end of 2018, Gulf Island Shipyards completed the first of ten Z-Tech® 30-80 tugs, five of which were ordered by Bay Houston Towing...

February 8, 2019
Total Views: 23

Monday, January 21, 2019
Press Releases

Dual Fuel RAstar 3800-DF Tug Launched

Press Release – Robert Allan Ltd. – Jiangsu Zhenjiang Shipyard has recently launched a dual fuel RAstar 3800-DF tug at their yard in Zhenjiang, China. Designed by Robert Allan Ltd.,...

January 21, 2019
Total Views: 7

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Press Releases

Press Release: Powerful TundRA 3600-H Icebreaker Tug Destined for Swedish Port Launched in Spain

Press Release – Robert Allan Ltd. – On Monday October 8, a new hybrid-powered icebreaking escort tug was launched by GONDAN Shipbuilders in Figueras, Spain. This is an important step...

November 14, 2018
Total Views: 57

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Press Releases

Vancouver to Welcome Two New Cheoy Lee Built RAstar 3200 Escort Tugs for SAAM SMIT Towage Canada

Robert Allan Ltd. is very pleased to announce that SAAM SMIT TOWAGE CANADA Inc. (SST Canada), a joint venture partnership between Boskalis of the Netherlands and SAAM S.A of Chile,...

October 10, 2018
Total Views: 6

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Press Releases

Completion of the Second Rapport 1600-SX Harbour Tug Design GÖKÇAY II

Press Release – Robert Allan LTD – Gökçay II, the second RApport 1600-SX tug built by Sanmar Shipbuilders, was completed in August, the first vessel of this design being delivered...

August 29, 2018
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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Press Releases

Kinaki Arrives Home to Port Taranaki

Press Release – Robert Allan Ltd. – In June 2018 the new 25 metre harbour tractor tug Kinaki completed its 73-day journey via heavy lift transport ship from Istanbul, Turkey,...

August 14, 2018
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Thursday, May 17, 2018
Press Releases

A Quadruple Delivery of RAstar 3400 Terminal Support/Escort Tugs for Star Marine Ltd.

Press Release – Robert Allan Ltd.  is pleased to announce the delivery of Murjan 1, 2, 3, and 4 the four RAstar 3400 escort tugs, to owners Star Marine Ltd. of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The vessels...

May 17, 2018
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Monday, April 30, 2018
Press Releases

All New Electric Pilot Boat Design by Robert Allan Ltd.

Press Release – Robert Allan Ltd. – Pilotage services vary throughout the world, some requiring considerable time at sea and others involving short trips, between which the boat is tied...

April 30, 2018
Total Views: 20

Thursday, March 1, 2018
Press Releases

A Historic First in Towing Vessel Development from Robert Allan Ltd. and Multraship

A historic milestone in modern tug development was met (in February 2018) when Multratug 32, the first new CARROUSEL RAVE TUG (CRT) was delivered to its owner, Novatug B.V. of...

March 1, 2018
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Monday, February 5, 2018

Kongsberg, Robert Allan Unveil Unmanned Fire Boat Design

Norwegian technology company Kongsberg Maritime has teamed up with naval architects and engineers at Vancouver-based Robert Allan on the development of unmanned, remotely-operated fireboats for ports. If successful, the two...

February 5, 2018
Total Views: 56

Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Press Releases

A new RAmparts 2400-SXH Tug with CAT’s advanced variable drive system

A new RAmparts 2400-SXH harbour tug with an innovative hydraulic hybrid propulsion system is to be built by Sanmar shipyards to a Robert Allan Ltd. design. The tug will be...

January 30, 2018
Total Views: 17

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Press Releases

BRAvo 2500 Pollution Response Vessel: Purpose Designed by Robert Allan Ltd. to Protect Canada’s West Coast

In September 2017, Burnaby BC based Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC) awarded a construction contract to ASL Shipyards, Singapore, for three of Robert Allan Ltd.’s BRAvo 2500 Pollution Response...

October 4, 2017
Total Views: 95

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Press Releases

Robert Allan Ltd. Designs for New Fleet of Pusher Tugs & Barges for Louis Dreyfus Company in Brazil

A modern fleet of pusher tugs and barges for Louis Dreyfus Company, a leading global merchant and processor of agricultural goods have recently begun construction in Brazil, all to customized...

March 15, 2017
Total Views: 42

Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Maritime News

Svitzer Orders Six Tugs at Turkey’s Sanmar Shipyard

  Svitzer has signed a newbuilding contract with Sanmar Shipyard in Turkey for the construction of six terminal tugs to fulfill new contracts in various markets, the company said Wednesday.  Delivery...

August 26, 2015
Total Views: 3

Friday, April 3, 2015
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Maritime News

New RAstar ASD Tugs Delivered to Tianjin Port

The last two tugs of a five-tug fleet upgrade program have just been delivered to Tianjin Port of China from CCCC Bomesc Marine Industry Co. Ltd. in Tianjin city. The five...

April 3, 2015
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