MYANMA Port Authority got an
over 3000-HP tugboat yesterday
for its port works built by
Myanma shipyards –AMECC
JV.Co.,Ltd, which is a joint venture
company with the Ministry
of Transport and Communications.
The new tugboat equipped
with two 1582 HP engines was
built at the cost of US$3.4 million.
The boat is 32 meters long, 11 meter width and 5 meters draught, and can drive at 12 nautical miles per hour.
The boat was handed over to the department yesterday at the Health Jetty in Yangon in the presence of Union Minister for Transport and Communications U Thant Sin Maung.