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SAAM Towage Welcomes Second Tug for its Operations in Peru

Port of Callao, June 14, 2021. SAAM Towage received a new tug for providing services in Peru. The vessel—the Albatros—was designed by Robert Allan Ltd. and built by the Sanmar shipyard. It is well suited for the requirements of the...

SAAM Towage Canada Honored for Participating in Environmental Program

The accolade in question is the Blue Circle Award, created by the Port of Vancouver to spotlight members of the local port community that join the program.   Vancouver, June 2021. SAAM Towage Canada was one of 19 companies honored...

SAAM Towage Welcomes New High-Performance Tug to its Fleet

Turkey, April 2021 In Turkey SAAM Towage received a new high-performance tug that will provide services at the port of Callao in Peru: the Albatros. The vessel is a compact, but very high-power, model designed by Robert Allan Ltd. and...

SAAM Towage Tugs Already Reached the Port of Acajutla

The Rastar 3200W are already in El Salvador to provide services at the Energía del Pacífico LNG terminal, following a 40-day journey across the Atlantic Ocean and through the Panama Canal.   Acajutla, El Salvador, April 21, 2021. The tugs...

SAAM Towage Begins Operating in Peru

The Managing Director of SAAM Towage, Hernán Gómez, celebrated the launch of operations in Peru, which will continue to strengthen the company’s position in the Americas. “We are taking the first steps at the Port of Callao, which lets us...

SAAM Towage Prepares to Receive Two New Tugs for El Salvador

The Rastar 3200W vessels will set sail for the Americas from the port of Izmit in the next few days. Featuring a state-of-the-art design, they will provide services for the Energía del Pacífico LNG terminal.   Istanbul, March 9, 2021....

SAAM closes acquisition of 70% of Intertug

After closing this deal, valued at US$ 49,7 million, SAAM begins towage operations in Colombia and expand its operations in the Mexican and Central American markets.   Santiago, January 29, 2021. SAAM, a company providing port, logistics and towage services...

SAAM reaffirms commitment to Ecuador by adding two new tugs to operations

This weekend the SAAM Tarqui arrived in Guayaquil to join the Ecuadorian fleet. Another tug is due to arrive in the second quarter.   Guayaquil, January 25, 2021. SAAM Tarqui, the new tug that will join SAAM Towage's fleet, arrived...

SAAM Towage Receives Quantification and Reduction Seals from Huella Chile

The company is the first tug operator in the country to receive seals from Huella Chile. Also, this year it stands out for emitting 3 thousand fewer tons of Co2 into the environment, representing a decrease of 15.09% in greenhouse...

SAAM Towage Assisted APL Paris, the Largest Container Ship Operating in Brazil

Itajaí, Brazil, June 17, 2020. Three SAAM Towage tugs assisted the APL Paris, the largest container ship operating in Brazil. The vessel belongs to CMA CGM and docked yesterday in Portonave, at the Itajaí Port Complex. SAAM Towage's Country Manager...