One of the largest Italian tug owners, Sale two DAMEN Stan Tugs 2608 to Italian client Fratelli Neri S.p.A, ordered its first Damen tug, an ASD 3212, on 21 July 2015. The vessel will be the first ASD tug in the Mediterranean region with a Damen Render Recovery Escort winch. The family-owned, Livorno-based harbour towage company has been in operation for over 100 years.
Besides this new tug, the company has ordered two additional second-hand Stan tugs 2608 from Damen Trading.
Transfer of ownership of these two Stan Tugs 2608 has taken place in Dubai where after they sailed on own power to Constanza Rumania where they will start their first project under the “Neri” flag.
The main work will be hose handling at the local terminal.