Cory Towage has been granted a contract to provide a variety of marine services in the Baltic at the newly built import/export oil terminal at Butinge in Lithuania.
The agreement, which began in March, was awarded by Lithuania's state-owned oil company, Mazeikiu Nafta, and is centered around a single point mooring (SPM) facility for the export of Russian crude oil.
Cory's function in this venture entails provision of tanker berthing and general marine support
, including the provision of two vessels - a berthing tug and a workboat
, and berthing/loading masters, operation of oil spill recovery equipment
and maintenance services above and below the water for the SPM. T
Located about five miles offshore, the SPM can accommodate tankers of up to 80,000-dwt.