Rotortug was established in 1996 as the shipbuilding and trading arm of KOTUG International, a renowned tugboat company with its head office in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
Rotortug B.V. is the company specializing in the design and marketing of the world wide patented Rotortug design. The Rotortug distinguishes itself from the conventional, ASD, Tractor and Voith tugs by using a triangular propulsion configuration.
The Rotortug propulsion configuration for tugboats consists of three thrusters, of which two units placed in the fore ship and one in the aft ship. The patented triangular propulsion configuration of Rotortug ensures a great redundancy level, cost savings and faster handling while providing enhanced safety and highly accurate manoeuvring under all circumstances. The excellent manoeverabilty of this type of tug is superior to all other conventional designs. The Rotortug has been recognized as the preferred tugboat design in the most challenging ports worldwide.Bezoek website