Klasco Towage Assistance

About us

Klasco Towage Assistance is a tugboat service provider operating in the Port of Klaipeda (Lithuania). With over 35 years of experience Klasco Towage Assistance has earned the name of an innovative and reliable partner among other members of the shipping market. With its recently renewed modern tugboat fleet, a flexible price policy, and a business philosophy of total customer satisfaction, Klasco Towage Assistance is rapidly widening its global partner network.

Klasco Towage Assistance is an affiliate of Klaipeda Stevedoring Company (KLASCO) which is one of the largest stevedoring company and a recognized business leader in the Port of Klaipeda.

Klasco Towage Assistance is certified under international ISO standards ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001. This certification expresses the company’s business philosophy of total customer satisfaction while emphasizing environmental awareness and ensuring health and safety of its workforce.

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Contacts

Klaipeda Stevedoring Company (KLASCO) affiliate Klasco Towage Assistance

Gediminas Rubys

Director

Darius Gerlikas

Commercial Director

Tugboats

  • Tugboat KLASCO-1 Tug fully equipped for harbour and offshore assistance
  • Type ASD
  • Built 2009 m.
  • LOA 29,44 m
  • Breadth Extreme 10,10 m
  • Draft 4,6 m
  • GT 277 tn
  • Builder Leningrad shipyard „Pella“, Russia
  • Main Engines 2 x Caterpillar 3516 B-HD DITA
  • Power 4519 HP; 3370 kW
  • Bollard Pull 55 t
  • Towing Hook 92 t
  • GMDSS Navigation area: A1
  • Ice Class IA / Navigation in severe ice conditions
  • Towing winch forward Fluidmecanica, 70 tons BHF on 2nd layer
  • Towing winch aft Fluidmecanica, 70 tons BHF on 2nd layer
  • Firefighting system FiFi 3: powered by the main engine Caterpillar. Water capacity 2 x 1200 m³/h 12 bar. 2 monitors x 1200 m³/h / with foam x 300 m³/h. Max water stream L=120 m/ H=45 m 30 sprinclers water spray.
  • Towing ropes On forward: 1 x Dyneema® towing ropes: 12 strands, jacket overbraided. L = 150 m; Diameter = 56 mm; MBL = 190 t On aft: 1 x Dyneema® towing ropes: 12 strands, jacket overbraided. L = 220 m; Diameter = 56 mm; MBL = 190 t
  • General Arrangement Plan PDF document
  • Detailed specification PDF document
  • Tugboat KLASCO-2 Tug fully equipped for harbour and offshore assistance
  • Type ASD
  • Built 2009 m.
  • LOA 29,44 m
  • Breadth Extreme 10,10 m
  • Draft 4,6 m
  • GT 277 tn
  • Builder Leningrad shipyard „Pella“, Russia
  • Main Engines 2 x Caterpillar 3516 B-HD DITA
  • Power 4519 HP; 3370 kW
  • Bollard Pull 55 t
  • Towing Hook 92 t
  • GMDSS Navigation area: A1
  • Ice Class IA / Navigation in severe ice conditions
  • Towing winch forward Fluidmecanica, 70 tons BHF on 2nd layer
  • Towing winch aft Fluidmecanica, 70 tons BHF on 2nd layer
  • Deck crane Palfinger PK6500M: SWL up to 0,8 t / Reach L 8 m
  • Firefighting system FiFi 3: powered by the main engine Caterpillar. Water capacity 2 x 1200 m³/h 12 bar. 2 monitors x 1200 m³/h / with foam x 300 m³/h. Max water stream L=120 m/ H=45 m 30 sprinclers water spray.
  • Towing ropes On forward: 1 x Dyneema® towing ropes: 12 strands, jacket overbraided. L = 150 m; Diameter = 56 mm; MBL = 190 t On aft: 1 x Sea-towing galv. steel wire rope: 6x36WS+IWRC, RHRL L = 350 m; Diameter = 40 mm; MBL = 115 t 1 x Euroflex Sea-towing Pennant-shock asorber: 8 strands plaited L = 10 m; Diameter = 96 mm; MBL = 225 t
  • General Arrangement Plan PDF document
  • Detailed specification PDF document
  • Tugboat KLASCO-3 Tug fully equipped for harbour and offshore assistance
  • Type ASD
  • Built 2015 m.
  • LOA 27,90 m
  • Breadth Extreme 9,80 m
  • Draft 4,6 m
  • GT 296 tn
  • Builder DAMEN SHIPYARD GORINCHEM, The Netherlands
  • Main Engines 2 x Caterpillar 3516 C TA HD/C
  • Power 5000 HP / 3728 kW
  • Bollard Pull 60 t
  • Towing Hook Aft. 65 t; Frw. 65 t
  • GMDSS Navigation area: A2
  • Ice Class IA / Navigation in severe ice conditions
  • Towing winch forward DMT Marine Equipment: Escort hydraulic anchor towing winch, double drum, 150 t BHF on 2nd layer
  • Towing Winch Aft DMT Marine Equipment: Escort hydraulic towing winch, single drum, 150 t BHF on 2nd layer
  • Deck crane Heila HLM 10-3S, SWL 1 t / Reach 11 m
  • Firefighting system FiFi 3: powered by Caterpillar C-18 Acert. Water capacity Q = 1380 m³/h 11 bar 2 monitors x 1200 m³/h / with foam x 300 m³/h. Max water stream L=120 m/ H=45 m 30 sprinclers water spray.
  • Towing ropes On forward: 1 x Dyneema® towing ropes: 12 strands, jacket overbraided. L = 150 m; Diameter = 56 mm; MBL = 190 t On aft: 1 x Dyneema® towing ropes: 12 strands, jacket overbraided. L = 220 m; Diameter = 56 mm; MBL = 190 t
  • General Arrangement Plan PDF document
  • Detailed specification PDF document

Certificates