Pilot and tugboat service

HOW TO GET SAFELY IN PORT

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Pilot and tugboat service in the Port of Kolding

The port pilots have extensive knowledge of the Danish waters and can advise and assist ships manoeuvre through the channel. The Danish waters consist of the narrow passages to and from the Baltic Sea, which are some of the busiest in the world.

The Port of Kolding has its own ice-breaking tug, Caspar, used to tow ships, barges and the like into the port basin. The tugboat has 700 hp and a capacity of 7 tonnes of bollard pull. Towing assistance is only required for ships with a port pilot on board.

Port of Kolding collaborates with the following partners:strong>

DanPilot
DanPilot
Havnepladsen 3A
DK-5700 Svendborg

Tlf.: +45 63 25 66 66
Mail: danpilot@danpilot.dk
www.danpilot.dk

For further information, we refer to Danish Maritime Authority’s website