T/B «Borgøy» is yard number 15 at Sanmar Denizcilik Ltd, in Turkey. It was delivered to Buksér og Berging in December 2013. This is the first tug only powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the world, using two Rolls-Royce Bergen gas engines. Borgøy, and her sister ship “Bokn” will have a CO2 emission rate that are 30 % below corresponding vessels using conventional fuels and simple design.

Main particulars
  • Length o.a.:
    35.00 m
  • Breadth mld.:
    15.40 m
  • Depth mld.:
    7.50 m
  • Draft:
    5.50 m
  • Accomodation for:
    6 persons
Performance
  • Speed:
    14 knots
  • Bollard Pull:
    70 tons
  • Main Engine:
    2x Bergen C26:33LGPG 1705 kW v/1000 rmp kW
  • Aux. Engine:
    2x Scania - DI12/ECO40 - S kW
  • Crane:
    Heila Tm
  • Winch:
    250 tons
Use and class
  • Equipped for:
    Azimuth Stern Drive
  • Building Material:
    Stål
  • Classification Authorities:
    DNV + 1A1, E0, GAS FUELLED, TUG, ESCORT, OILREC, FIFI I, GMDSS Area 3