2019 | Quarter 1
PTP Welcomes two State-
80 Tonnes Tug Boats
Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelepas (PTP), a member of MMC Group, becomes the first port in Malaysia to welcome the latest and most advanced 80 tonnes tug boats into its port operations on 28 February 2019.
The welcoming ceremony for both tug boats -
Dedicated to handle ultra large vessels such as the Maersk Triple E latest generation container ships; the Kejora PTP 81 and Kejora PTP 82 are equipped with advanced, state of the art technology in marine industry. The tugs’ design emphasised on safety and efficiency with extra added stability from a wide beam and the relatively low position of the ergonomic wheelhouse. The highly manoeuvrable tug boats are also capable of 85 short-
The investments made in the latest port and marine equipment will further enhance PTP’s operations to provide best in class service for its customers and establish its terminal as one of the best equipped and most technologically advanced terminal port in the region.