Seatrade Maritime is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Missing Singapore tugboat found

Article-Missing Singapore tugboat found

Missing Singapore tugboat found

Singapore: A Pan-United tugboat hijacked on Monday night has been found with its crew safe and sound. Pan-United said the tugboat PU 2007 was found early this morning have gone missing in waters off Kuantan, Malaysia late Monday, presumed hijacked. The vessel is now back in Singapore waters. "The board is particularly glad that the nine crew, who were onboard the tugboat, are safe and sound," the company said. A barge it was towing, PU 3316, was also recovered on Wednesday night and the company said it was now on its way to Thailand to deliver its cargo. [22/04/10]

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.