Griffin Towage Ltd specialises in Coastal Towage Services and since 1999, has proudly been
one of the most reliable and cost effective coastal towage operators in Northern Europe.
The company operates a fleet of purpose designed, built and specially equipped tugs with a long and successful
track record of stricken ship rescues, coastal deliveries of construction plant, jack-up barges, and every type of
vessel, from support ships and tankers, to trawlers and super yacht hulls. The fleet also carries out international
deliveries to Southern Europe, West Africa and across the Mediterranean.
• Personal service from people who
• Tugs with
slim, hydrodynamically efficient hulls
• Deep, single
screws, for maximum traction
engine, for fuel economy
engine management, for reliability
• Crews trained and experienced in coastal
The company is also able to offer a choice of harbour tugs for standby, relief or additional support
Griffin Towage offers reliable, fast and economical tug services for towage, port operations, standby, guard and
Recent Customer Feedback
23rd January 2018
Thanks for a job well done.”
“From our side too, well done - a very difficult job.”
1st January 2018
Very pleased to hear that you managed to establish the towing connections in such bad conditions! Well
"Very good news to read that your Lady reached a safe place of shelter
"Many thanks to you guys out there who have helped and assisted to achieve this positive
"Also from owners side, many thanks to all involved in the
rescue for the good work."
"Just wanted to thank you for a job well
done at such short notice, it is greatly appreciated."
16th December 2017
"Very impressed by your reactivity and
"Thank you Griffin
Towage – and please pass on our thanks to Kingston’s Master in particular for his
2nd October 2017
"Many thanks for all
your help and for a job well done, getting our vessel safely to
"I am a happy customer, already upstream at
Rouen ready to load. Goliath is heavier by a few bottles! Merci."
The fleet is based in Poole Harbour, on the South coast of England. However, our tugs are regularly placed in
other UK ports to enable fast local services to be offered to our many clients around the coast of England, as well
as in central and northern Europe.
View our Tug Fleet