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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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Svitzer, based in Copenhagen, has entered a year-long agreement with Essar Oil UK to provide towage services related to the Stanlow manufacturing complex on the town's waterfront.
'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.
"Following annual dry-docking at UK Docks in South Shields the Sir Bobby Robson provided towage from the slipway back to HMS Trumpeters berth at HMS Calliope in Gateshead where the Naval patrol vessel will continue its trials before re-entering service."
Under a license agreement signed with the Cyprus Ports Authority (CPA), whereby CPA receives fees, VTS will be providing marine services to the terminal including pilotage, towage, mooring and sludge collection services.
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).
Technical divers from Malayan Towage and Nippon Salvage Co.