Bulk Carrier “MAGIC SEAS”
On 17 April 2022, the geared Bulk Carrier “MAGIC SEAS” (GT 35,812 – DWT 63,500), laden with 60,500 tonnes of petroleum coke, reported loss of propulsion about 170 miles E of the Bermuda Islands. The vessel was en route from Corpus Christi, Texas, to Izmir, Turkey.Read More
Meeting at the Association’s building in Piraeus with representatives of the UK Department for International Trade (DIT)
Photo from the meeting of 7/6/2022 at the Association’s building in Piraeus with representatives of the UK Department for International Trade (DIT), regarding funding options for building new vessels.Read More
Tsavliris Salvage in Indonesia: Bulk Carrier “TINA IV”
In March 2022, the Panamax Bulk Carrier “TINA IV” (GT 40,170 – DWT 75,200), laden with 66,000 tonnes of Indonesian steam coal, ran aground while transiting outbound passage from Balikpapan Port fairway, Indonesia, with destination to Yeosu, Korea.Read More
Spanopoulos Group S.A.: Wreck removal of the Motor Yacht “REINE D’AZUR”
Spanopoulos Group S.A. was awarded after an International Invitation to Tender to undertake the removal, recovery and proper disposal of the wreck of REINE d’ AZUR and any parts thereof, pollutants, debris, stores all appurtenances and equipment emanating from the yacht which suffered fire and sunk at 60m depth off the northern side of the island of L’ILE DU LEVANT – FRANCE, within a radius of 50m perimetric of the wreck site.Read More
Spanopoulos Group S.A.: Loading & Transfer of ship modules C6299 on barge ATLANTIS X towed by tug CHRISTOS XXIV from Vard Tulcea shipyard (Romania) to Fincantieri Marghera shipyard (Italy) (02.12.2021 – 15.01.2022)
Barge ATLANTIS X was towed in ballast by tug CHRISTOS XXIV (55 tons BP) from Piraeus to Tulcea, where barge was loaded with the ship modules 6299 of total weight 800 tons.Read More
Support and participation in the SEAVIEWS research project
The Hellenic Shipowners’ Association of Tugs, Salvage, Antipollution and OSVs announces its support and participation in the research project SEAVIEWS.
Salvage and Ocean Towage of “River Thames” and “Navion Oslo” by Megatugs Salvage & Towage
A member of the Hellenic Shipowners’ Association of Tugs, Salvage, Antipollution and OSVs successfully performed two important operations of salvage and towage.
Online Press Conference
The Hellenic Shipowners’ Association of Tugs, Salvage, Antipollution and OSVs, in an online press conference held today, highlighted the strategic importance of modernizing the institutional framework for tugs’ and salvage vessels’ specifications for the country.
Operation – detachment of the yacht that ran aground on Lichadonisi
In the final stage for its detachment and removal from the shallows of small Lichadonisi, is the impressive yacht “ALMAHA”.Read More
Pavlos Xiradakis: There is need for a modern institutional framework equivalent to Greek shipping industry
Follows the interview of Pavlos Xiradakis, President of the Hellenic Shipowners’ Association of Tugs, Salvage, Antipollution and OSVs.Read More