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9November
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MTSC And Ben Line Agencies Philippines Sign Agreement For Exclusive Tug Services

Ben Line Agencies Philippines signed an exclusive service agreement for tug services with Malayan Towage and Salvage Corporation (MTSC). The agreement took effect on November 9, 2017 and will cover the ports of Subic Bay, Bataan, Batangas, Cagayan De Oro, and Davao.  MTSC provides nation-wide coverage for docking/undocking and inter-island towage services in the Philippines. MTSC proactively leverages its geographical positioning in the major ports in the Philippines to bring its...

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20July
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Chemroad Journey Salvaged By MTSC

Chemical tanker “Chemroad Journey”, 33,526 DWT, Cayman Islands flag, went aground 110NM off the coast of Vietnam on June 10, 2017. A team of salvage experts from Malayan Towage onboard Trabajador1, 8,200HP from Subic, Philippines and Nippon Salvage from Moji, Japan were immediately dispatched to provide assistance and successfully refloated the stranded vessel on July 02, 2017. Joint efforts between the salvors, shipowner and Vietnamese authorities resulted in the successful operation and...

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1April
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MTSC Assists The First LNG Ship To Ship Transfer (STS) In The Philippines

After successfully supporting the biggest iron ore transshipment worldwide with Vale at Subic in 2014, MTSC added another milestone as the premier tug services provider at SBMA when it successfully executed the first LNG Ship To Ship Transfer (STS) of the JOVO Group on April 27, 2017 at Subic. MTSC  dispatched MT “Lidagat” (5,000HP), MT “Defiance” (4,400HP), MT “Malasugui-1” (3,500 HP) and MT “Ilongo” (2,200HP) to support the operation of the mother vessel, the 105,335 GRT...

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31December
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MTSC Announces Its Newest Acquisition, The "MALASUGUI-1"

MTSC announces that its newest acquisition, the "MALASUGUI-1", a 3,600 HP, Z-peller, 45 tons Bollard Pull Harbor Tug Assistance Tugboat is currently stationed and operating at Subic port. "Malasugui-1", formerly named "AWA MARU", was built and delivered in Yokohama, Japan in April 2005. She had been operating in Yokohama and Tokyo Bay servicing medium range LNG and Oil tankers to VLCCs for more than a decade before being purchased by MTSC in December 2016. Equipped with state of the art...

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16December
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Salvage Of Japanese Barge 'TENKOU'

Malayan Towage and Salvage Corporation (MTSC), in partnership with Nippon Salvage Corporation (NSC), successfully refloated the barge "Tenkou" last December 06, 2016. The barge, a 18,500 DWT Super Deck Cargo Barge fully loaded with gantry cranes, was being towed from Japan to Malaysia when tug and tow encountered rough seas off Northern Luzon due to the prevailing NE monsoon. Both tug and barge ran aground off the shore of Sanchez Mira, Cagayan in the early morning of November 28, 2016. Quick...

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