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TOWAGE, contracts. That which is given for towing ships in rivers. Guidon de la Mer, ch. 16; Poth. Des Avaries, n. 147; 2 Chit. Com. Law, 16.

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These four settlements have been the result of investigations that ACM and the Bundeskartellamt launched in November 2014 into harbor towage service providers in the Netherlands and Germany.
On the Egina FPSO, whose main component is currently sailing from South Korea to be coupled with its top side being fabricated at LADOL Free Trade Zone, Tarkwa Bay, in Nigerria; the refusal of the parties involved in the project to request for towage and pilotage service from the NPA, (being the only organisation empowered to provide same in the country), is contrary to the laws of the country.
Simultaneously, Kotug Smit Towage commenced a charter of a Damen-built ASD 2810 Hybrid tug, which was renamed Hampshire during Kotug Smit's 'Herring with friends-party' - a traditional Dutch event to mark the beginning of the herring season - in Rotterdam, said a statement.
This towage agreement was awarded by Borco Towing Company Limited, a subsidiary of Buckeye Partners LP.
Alex Vicefield, Chairman of Davie Shipbuilding commented, "Through our worldwide marine industry network we performed a thorough evaluation of all ships throughout the globe which had both the capability to perform Arctic icebreaking operations as well as perform oil spill response, towage and salvage.
Under the terms of its license, Pilbara Marine will construct marine and landside facilities for the development of a tug haven and provide towage services for an initial term of 15 years, expected to begin by 2019.
As part of the operation, VTS provided towage, mooring, berthing and un-berthing services through its two new, ASD tugboats, VTS Keryneia and VTS Ammochostos.
Malayan Towage and Salvage Corporation (SALVTUG), the largest service provider of marine salvage, harbor tug assistance, ocean towage, and oil spill management in the Philippines, has further expanded its fleet of tugboats with the arrival of M/T "Lidagat" (shown in photo).
The European Transport Workers' Federation (ETF) said the day after the proposal was presented that while it is satisfied that the proposals do not affect freight handling and the organisation of port labour, the ETF is also "extremely concerned about the consequences that the proposals could have on the workers that the federation represents in technical-nautical services, notably in pilotage, towage and mooring".
11 April 2013 a[euro]" Dutch dredging and marine specialist Royal Boskalis Westminster NV (AMS:BOKA) said Thursday it had inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Chilean air-maritime-port agency operator Sudamericana Agencias Aereas y Maritimas SA (SAAM) on the establishment of two harbour towage joint ventures.
ADPC Marine Services' harbour towage offering will provide safe, reliable and efficient marine services on both arrival and departures into and from Abu Dhabi's ports.