Tug Levanter

A Coastal Steel Tug

The coastal steel tug Levanter was built in Australia in 1977.

Vessel Specifications


A steel coastal Tug built in Australia in 1977.

Dimensions & Capacities

L.O.A.: 16.85 Meters
Beam: 6.00 Meters
Draft: 2.24 Meters
G.R.T: 100T
Fuel: 30,000 ltrs
FW: 10,000 ltrs


Main Engines: 2 X 12V/71 series Detroit Marine Diesels of 253kw each coupled to Twin-Disc Hydraulic gearboxes of 6:1 reduction driving 1.7M diameter propellers in steering nozzles.

2 X 32kva 240/415 volt diesel driven generator sets.

5 ton hydraulic salvage winch with approx 200m 22mm wire
Bollard Pull: 10 Tonnes.


  • 2 X VHF radios
  • Radar
  • 2 X GPS/plotters
  • Depth Sounder
  • AIS

Survey Class

New Zealand Coastal Survey.


8 Persons in 3 cabins

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