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RALamander into the Fire: Remotely-operated Fireboats for Ports Announced by Robert Allan Ltd. and Kongsberg Maritime

February 5, 2018

To address the evolving safety and security needs of modern ports, Vancouver based naval architects and marine engineers Robert Allan Ltd., and international marine technology […]

Engineers in Motion – Scott Wilson, P. Eng.

February 1, 2018

Robert Allan Ltd. is pleased to announce that Mr. Scott Wilson has earned his accreditation as a Registered Professional Engineer with EGBC (Engineers and Geoscientists […]

Tianjin Port Awards Two Design Contracts to Robert Allan Ltd.

January 29, 2018

Shortly before the end of 2017, Robert Allan Ltd. was awarded two tug design contracts for Tianjin Port in China. Sanlin Shipyard in Shanghai will […]

High Performance ASD Tug RAmparts 2400-W for TRAMARSA

January 23, 2018

Robert Allan Ltd. is pleased to announce a contract with Peruvian tug operator TRAMARSA for a new RAmparts 2400-W. The vessel will be built by […]

UZMAR Signs Contract for New RAstar 3200-W Escort Tug (IMO TIER III) for Canadian Operations

January 23, 2018

Robert Allan Ltd. is very pleased to announce that UZMAR SHIPYARD of Turkey has signed a contract with SAAM SMIT CANADA Inc. (SST Canada), a […]

Robert Allan Ltd. designs the very first RAmparts 2800-DF for PSA Marine

January 2, 2018

Robert Allan Ltd. is pleased to announce that they have been selected to design a dual fuel ship-handling tug for PSA Marine to operate in […]

A new RAmparts 2400-SXH Tug with CAT’s advanced variable drive system

December 11, 2017

A new RAmparts 2400-SXH harbour tug with an innovative hydraulic hybrid propulsion system is to be built by Sanmar shipyards to a Robert Allan Ltd. […]

RAstar 4000-DF recently named Tug of the Year 2017 by Tug Technology & Business magazine

December 1, 2017

The three Robert Allan Ltd. designed, dual fuel, extreme escort tugs named Dux, Pax, and Audax, built by Astilleros Gondán S.A. for Østensjø Rederi have […]

RAscal 1600 Mooring Launch EIMEO built by Cheoy Lee Shipyards

December 1, 2017

The Robert Allan Ltd. designed RAscal 1600 mooring launch EIMEO has been completed by Cheoy Lee Shipyards in Hong Kong and is on its way […]

“Safety and Alternative Propulsion Arrangements, the Future Trends”

November 30, 2017

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