Med Marıne announces successful delıvery of MED-A2565 class tugboat to Arrendadora Contınental


Turkey’s Med Marine, a leading provider of top-tier tugboats, announces the successful delivery of the MED-A2565 class Robert Allan Ramparts 2500-W design tugboat for client Arrendadora Continental, S.A.

Arrendadora Continental, S.A. carefully selected Med Marine’s MED-A2565 unit for its exceptional operational versatility, positioning it as an optimal choice for terminal escort and harbour towage operations. The vessel is equipped with cutting-edge systems to ensure safety in all operational circumstances. The newly built tugboat (pictured), named ‘MONTERRICO by her owner, has been delivered to Guatemala and started her duty in supporting Arrendadora Continental’s marine operations.

The RAmparts 2500W series vessel is constructed as a multi-purpose tug of 25 m, delivering 72 tons of bollard pull, and is equipped to meet Class FIFI-E requirements. MONTERRICO will support Arrendadora Continental in their horbour operations, working off a forward winch for ship handling, towing, pushing, mooring, firefighting facilities and also equipped with an aft towing hook.

Melis Üçüncü, Med Marine’s Business Development Director, expressed her comments about the partnership, saying: “We are extremely thrilled about the opportunity to construct this compact vessel for Arrendadora Continental, S.A. and are honoured to have them as our esteemed business partner. This delivery underscores our unwavering commitment to providing reliable and innovative maritime solutions to our clients.

“Med Marine remains dedicated to further enhancing the trust placed in us by Arrendadora Continental. This marks their third acquisition of a tugboat from Med Marine, a testament to our standing as a dependable partner in their maritime endeavours.”