One of the Turkish built tugs, trading around is the 2007 built multi purpose escort ASD tug SMIT EUROPE.
She entered Valletta on 15th August 2007 straight from the shipyard – Bogazici Denizcilik A.S of which she was built as BOGAZICI 1 trading until July. She was berthed at Gun Wharf for few hours manned by Redwise Delivery Crew.
With a length (loa) of 32.50 m, beam of 11.70 m and a draught of 4.30 m she’s powered by 2 Caterpillar Diesel Engines 3516B with a total power of 4000 kW with 68 t bollard pull ahead and 64 t bollard pull astern.
She left few hours later bound to West Africa.
Gun Wharf is part of Valletta Cruise Port – For more information about Valletta Cruise Port kindly visit their website – www.vallettacruiseport.com