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TECK and SAAM Towage to Deploy Electric Tugs at Neptune Terminal

TECK and SAAM Towage to Deploy Electric Tugs at Neptune Terminal

Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) (“Teck”) and SAAM Towage (“SAAM”) today announced an agreement to deploy two electric tug boats at Neptune Terminal in Vancouver, British Columbia (B.C.) in support of Teck’s climate goals, which will mark...

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CANADA’S NEW NAVAL LARGE TUGS

When you operate Navy ships, relying on commercial tugs that may not be available when needed isn’t your preferred operational plan. The Canadian Navy has their own small fleet of five yard tugs Glen class large tugs (45-47 years old), five smaller harbour tugs (the...

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Palmer Johnson Power Systems: A Leader in the Marine Industry

Palmer Johnson Power Systems: A Leader in the Marine Industry

The story of Palmer Johnson Power Systems is one of ongoing growth and awesome transformation. Before becoming a world-class distributor, Palmer Johnson’s origins can be traced back over 100 years starting in the boating industry as Sturgeon Bay Boat Works in Sturgeon...

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