28 November 2023






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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.

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