Official inauguration tugboat Colorado launched

Dit item is gearchiveerd op 25-05-2019.

ORANJESTAD – On April 23, 2019 the new tugboat Colorado was officially put into service.

Official inauguration Colorado tugboat by the Minister of Finance, Economic Affairs and Culture Mrs. mr. Xiomara Ruiz-Maduro and the Minister of Tourism, Public Health and Sport, Mr. Dangui Oduber.The Minister of Finance, Economic Affairs and Culture mr. Xiomara Ruiz-Maduro and the Minister of Tourism, Public Health  and Sport, Mr. Dangui Oduber had the honor to officially inaugurate the Colorado tugboat.

The acquisition of the tugboat  entails an investment of almost 14 million florins and is a value asset for the tourism and business sector of Aruba.

Tugboat ColoradoThis new model ASD Tug 2811 is currently the most modern tugboat in the Caribbean and is equipped with the most up-to-date tools to offer an excellent service to cruise ships and freight ships that visit our island.

A tugboat is a necessary tool to provide good port service for our island. For a long time Aruba Ports Authority (APA) depended on another company to provide tugboat services. Now has its own tugboat to comply with the demand from the tourism and business sector.