ISKES start operating in Eemshaven/Delfzijl

16 January, 2018

eemshaven delfzijl IskesIskes Towage & Salvage BV (ISKES) has established a new operation under the name, Port Towage Groningen (PTG) with the aim to operate a modern tug fleet in the ports of Eemshaven and Delfzijl as of 15th of January 2018.

ISKES has dedicated experience within Maritime Assistance Operations and in particular Port Towage, in ports such as Amsterdam, Lisbon, Lübeck Helsingborg, Malmö, Copenhagen. Iskes has started in this new area upon request of stakeholders in order to accommodate and provide clients with an Alternative, Flexible and International Towage Service Provider.

Peter Rondhuis from Iskes Towage & Salvage and MD of the new operations explains: We are very happy that we are able to accommodate the request we got from clients for the ports of Eemshaven and Delfzijl and we will provide our clients with the best possible service. It is great to see that the ports are flexible and growing! For me personally it brings additional pleasure being able to operate in the ports where I was born and raised!

Jim Iskes from Iskes Towage & Salvage and owner: We bring 2 of our most modern tugs to the area, both built by Damen a Dutch shipyard and we are proud of our modern and reliable fleet. We aim to attract crew from the area of Delfzijl as well.

Iskes Towage & Salvage is a family owned towage company operating since 1928. Iskes has operations in the ports of Amsterdam and Rotterdam in Holland, In Lübeck in Germany, In the Sound area in Sweden and Denmark, Lisbon in Portugal and on the Island Aruba in the Caribbean as well in French-Guyenne in Latin-America and offshore. Iskes operates over 20 tugs.

In case you have any questions to the above, please do not hesitate to contact:
Peter Rondhuis: [email protected]