Launching Ceremony of 32 Ton Bollard Pull Tug

The launching of 32Ton Bollard Pull Tug being built for Pakistan Navy was held at the Karachi Shipyard and Engineering Works on Thursday, 19 Sep 2013. Secretary Defence Production, Lt Gen Tanvir Tahir (Retd), was the chief guest. The ceremony was attended by the senior officials of Pakistan Navy, and officials of Government and KS&EW.

The tug has 34 meter over all length with displacement of 481 tons. It has max speed of 12 knots and Bollard Pull of 32 tones. It is fitted with a very robust fendering arrangement for all round tugging operations for almost all sizes of ships and crafts.