Towing are a Canadian
company and their four UT722s were built in Halifax, initially most of
them worked in the North Sea, but now (2009) they all seem
to be working on the Atlantic margin offshore Canada. A master from Edda
went over to Canada to help train the crews.
They have a
single UT 755LN on order which will be delivered some time
late in 2010.
At the 2012 review it can be
seen that the former Asso Ventidue, one of the UT 722s built
at Orskov, ans been added to the fleet, and now a VS anchor
handler built by Jaya holdings had also been added. Our info
is now slightly better than that available on the Atlantic
At the 2014 review it was seen
that Atlantic Towing had agreed to purchase the sister ship
of the Atlantic Kestrel. It is due in the first quarter of
At the 2014 review it can be
seen that Atlantic Towing is part of a group called
J.D.Irviing. The company has gained another VS designed
anchor handler and apparently a small AHTS standby vessel
since the last review. Which was at the beginning of 2014.
The website has changed a bit in the interim.
Updated 6th November 2014.