Introducing the Taktow, a versatile vessel designed for various maritime operations. Built by Damen Shipyards Gorinchem, this tug offers exceptional capabilities in towing, mooring, barge handling, anchor handling, and dredging support. With a Bureau Veritas I 3/3 (E) Tug Deep Sea unrestricted service classification and MCA Cat 1 certification, it ensures reliable performance up to 150 miles offshore. 

Featuring dimensions of 22.50m length, 6.8m beam, and a bollard pull of 18.2 tons, this tug delivers impressive power and maneuverability. Equipped with two CAT Type V8 D379 TTA engines, it boasts a maximum speed of 11.8 knots. Additional features include an anchor winch, towing winch, deck crane, and spacious accommodation for a crew of seven. With its top-notch nautical and communication equipment, including radar, GPS, VHF system, and more, the Taktow is an ideal choice for a wide range of marine operations.


Type of vessel Damen Stantug Mk4
Built Damen Shipyards Gorinchem
Building Year 1981 – Re built 2007
Basic Functions Towing, mooring, Barge handling, anchor handling, dredging support
Classification Bureau Veritas I 3/3 (E) Tug Deep Sea unrestricted service, MCA Cat 1 – 150 miles
IMO Number 8133827
Gross Tonnage 109
Call Sign MBGN


LOA22.50 m
Beam6.8 m
Draught at Sides3.44 m
Draught aft±3.00 m

PerformanceTank Capacities

Fuel Oil29.50 cubic meter
Fresh Water5.60 cubic meter
Other Fresh Water0.90 cubic meter
Bollard Pull18.2 tons
Speed (Max.)11.8 knots

Propulsion System

Main engines2 x CAT Type V8 D379 TTA
Total power1220 hp (955 kW)
Propulsion2 x Promarin fixed pitch propellers
Gearboxes2 x Reintjes 3,06:1

Auxiliary Equipment

Generator Sets2 x Caterpillar 220/380v
Capacity1 x 62 kva 1 x 68 kva
Transfer PumpsFor water and fuel

Deck Layout

Anchor 2 x Pool (H.H.P.)
Deck Crane HIAB 5 tm
Anchor Winch Twin hydraulic plus capstan
Anchor Handling Twin drum Brussell winch
Towing Winch 525m/100m 32mm wire
Capstan 5 ton (Stern deck)
Stern Roller 3360mm hd fixed


Accommodation Heated living spaces for 7 persons, consisting of a captain’s cabin, a C.E. cabin, two single and one triple crew cabin, a galley and sanitary facilities.
Nautical & Communication Equipment 2 x 300W Pesche / Searchlights /JRC ARPA radar / Furuno GP150 GPS / Navigation Station 17” screen Plotter / Navitronics Autopilot / Furuno Echo Sounder / 3 x Sailor 4822 (1 x DSC) VHF system / SRH NAV 5 NAVTEX / HF/MF Radio, telephone, fax /JRC AIS