“Craneship” shipyard has delivered the latest “Liger” ice-breaking tugboat to the client – a Russian company. The tug is to be used in Baltic Sea.
Tug "Liger" is the fourth vessel of a serie of tugs project name TUG 25, built at Craneship yard. This is a multi-purpose tug, ice classed Arc4 with a total output of 5070 bhp.
The vessel’s propulsion system will consist of two US 255 P30CP Rolls-Royce azimuthal steerable propellers, two Caterpillar 3516-HD DITA propulsion engines, and a composite shaft.
The ship was built under the supervision of Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) for class KM Arc4  R1 AUT1 FF3WS Escort Tug/Salvage ship.
The project was developed by «Transship-Design» engineering bureau.
Technical information on the “Liger” ice-breaking tug:
• Power: 5070 h.p.
• Bollard pull: 70.2 tons
• Speed: 14.5 knots
• Length: 30.87 m
• Beam: 11.20 m
• Height: 5.52 m
• Draught: 4.93 m
March 09, 2012 the keel was laid for a new tug «LIGER»
March 27, 2013 tugboat was launched.