Muller invest in newly built 85 tons tugboat

11-07-2023 Member news

Muller invest in newly built 85 tons tugboat

Muller Dordrecht will start operating her newly built tug “EN AVANT 25” as from August 2023.
She is built at Damen in Vietnam and with her 85 tons bollard pull she can operate offshore as well as in port. Her deck lay-out is outfitted for offshore operations such has towing pins, tuggers, wooden deck and crashrails.

She is also outfitted for fire fighting (FIFI-1) with 2400 m3/hr. Furthermore equipped with the latest technical gadgets, whereby the engine room is outfitted regarding the last environmental terms. Because of her ASD propulsion, her maneuverability is excellent for operating also in port. She is able to assist over the stern as well as her forecastle.

She will be rented out in the beginning of next year for a timespan of minimum 3 years for towing and assisting services during the construction of a tunnel between Denmark and Germany.

Mrs. E.C. Muller- Haak, spouse of late Leen Muller and mother of owner and CEO Bram Muller will commence the christening of the “EN AVANT 25” on Thursday the 17th of August 2023.

At this ceremony Ms. E. Muller, daughter of the above mentioned Bram Muller, will also commence the Christening of the newly built pushboat ZODIAC”. This pusher is also having ASD propulsion and is built at Damen-Concordia in Werkendam regarding the latest environmental terms.