PNG tug order placed

TOWAGE and associated marine services provider to the LNG industry Smit Lamnalco has placed a $US35 million order with shipbuilder Cheoy Lee for four 32 metre RAstar 3200 tugs.

The azimuth stern drive tugs, to be built to the Robert Allan design at Cheoy Lee's Hin Lee facility on China's Pearl River Delta, will be used for the PNG LNG project.