Caterpillar Marine, with headquarters in Hamburg, Germany, groups all the marketing and service activities for Cat and MaK marine diesel, dual fuel, and gas power systems within Caterpillar Inc.
The organization provides premier power solutions in the medium and high-speed segments with outputs from 93 to 16,800 kW in main propulsion and 10 to 16,100 ekW in marine generator sets.
The sales and service network includes more than 2,100 dealer locations world-wide dedicated to support customers in ocean-going, commercial marine and pleasure craft wherever they are.
More information is available at: www.cat.com/marine
Houston, Texas – Caterpillar Marine is pleased to supply marine engines for the US Navy's new fleet of six YT 808-class tugs. Built by Dakota Creek Industries, the first tug was launched earlier this year in October after completing the last construction phase.
Measuring 90 feet long and 38 feet 3 inches wide, the YT 808 vessel is powered by twin Cat® 3512E marine engines, each rated at 1,810 horsepower.
Houston, Texas – Svitzer and Caterpillar today signed a Global Services Agreement designed to increase vessel up-time, drive service efficiency, and extend Svitzer’s overall service experience with Caterpillar.
As the world’s largest tug operator, Svitzer provides towage and sustainable marine solutions to customers in 30-plus countries across four regions.
Istanbul, Turkey – Caterpillar Marine is pleased to announce the ceremonial launch of Sanmar’s new hydraulic hybrid tug, BOĞAÇAY XXXVIII (38), completely equipped with a Cat® Marine Advanced Variable Drive™ (AVD™). The BOĞAÇAY 38 enters the industry as the world’s first AVD vessel.
The ceremony took place on January 11th at the Sanmar shipyard in Istanbul, Turkey, and the tug is scheduled to soon join the Sanmar towage fleet.