Tug Boat Charters in Queensland
North Marine is your marine tug boat company for Queensland, Australia.
Providing a full suite of marine towage and tug boat services in Queensland and the Torres Straits.
Based in Cairns, our vessels work anywhere inside of the Australian Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ.
We offer competitive industry rates for towage services throughout the Pacific Ocean and tailor solutions to any towage project on the water.
- Harbour Towage
- Ocean Towage
- Barge Mobilisation
- Vessel Tow & Marine Relocations
- Long-Range Towage
- Tug Assist Operations
- Tug Escort Operations
- Pontoon Towage, Installation & Relocation Services
- Helipad Towage & Relocation Services
- Tugboat Charter Vessel Hire from Cairns, Queensland
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Our experience spans over 30 years working in the region. At North Marine, we ensure your asset is safe and secure.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Tug Boat Charter Rates
Competitive charter tug boat rates in Queensland
For a full pricing schedule, contact North Marine
North Marine offer hourly and daily tug boat charter rates, in line with industry standards.
Our charter rates incorporate wharf time and voyage time.
Use of our hi-ab crane-truck or dogman and franna crane may incur additional charges.
All charter tug boat rates can be discussed by contacting [email protected]
Charter Tugboat, Gulf Explorer
About our charter tug boat, Gulf Explorer
Charter Tug Boat, Gulf Explorer
A 25.6-meter tug boat, the Gulf Explorer, has a notable 35-ton bollard pull and a cruising capacity of over ten thousand nautical miles. Her size and range are well suited to perform both long-range and large towing projects.
Onboard is a hydraulic crane, and a variety of optional extra equipment is available, including various barge hire, landing barge, air compressors, walk-in deck fridge/freezer etc. For a full list of extras, click here.
This tug boat is in class 2B Survey of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority, with a 3-ton load. She can carry 16 persons onboard and sleep 10 and is fully air-conditioned with all liveaboard facilities.
Charter Workboat, Viking
About our charter work boat, Viking
Charter Workboat, Viking
Viking is a 14-meter, twin-screw aluminium workboat with 3.5 ton towing bollards. She is an outfitted dive support vessel, ideal for performing commercial diving in conjunction with light marine towage services.
A variety of optional extra equipment is available if required, including air compressors, tender vessels, landing barge etc.
Viking workboat is in Class 2C Survey of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority and can carry 14 persons onboard and sleep 8.
Harbour Tug Boat Assistance
Ocean Tug Boat Assistance
Queensland Tug Boat Company, North Marine
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