Why our sector is important

Operations

Towage enables port operations and international trade by sea. Without it the vast majority of Europe’s imports and exports would simply stop

Safety

Tugboats are essential to provide maritime safety and environmental protection in case of nautical accidents

Support

The towage industry also offers other vital services supporting the maritime sector as equipment transport or ice breaking

Latest News

Events

ITS TUGTECHNOLOGY Webinar Week

  The European Tugowners Association is supporting the ITS Tugtechnology Webinar Week, which will take place between the 29th and the 31st of March. The online events will focus on green marine propulsion, safety and Read more...