Kotug International

KOTUG is a leading maritime company, offering its innovative towage and maritime related services on a global scale.  Adding value by sustainability-focused innovations, KOTUG provides the complete portfolio based on a combination of long-standing knowledge and advanced technologies.  From designing, building, chartering and operating new vessels to training people and providing innovative consultancy services. KOTUG is active in Europe, Russia, Asia, Australia, Africa, Middle East, North and South America and the Caribbean and continues to expand its operations worldwide. KOTUG is family-owned and firmly committed to the highest industry standards of health, safety, environment, quality and security.

Main role and expertise: In line with its green ambitions, electrical and operational know-how and Push-It development for inland waterways KOTUG will assist in research, development and provision on the design and interface of the battery to its vessel and moreover with the provision of a pilot vessel for the project. KOTUG will thus be the key facilitator of the demonstration activities and will collaborate with all partners involved in the technical developments as well as demonstration phase extensively. KOTUG further communicate all operational data gathered during the piloting activities with EDP, SPEAR and Foreship to allow real-time evaluation and validation of the pilot activities. KOTUG will further ensure that a full year of demonstration activities is accomplished.