Skua is a small general purpose workboat/tug. Skua's size, deck arrangement and low air draft make her an ideal vessel for use as a safety standby boat around harbours, jetties, bridges, etc. Skua's power and manoeuvrability also make her very useful as a tug/pusher suitable for assisting with barge moves and mooring operations, and she is especially useful in situations where space and clearance are restricted. 

LOA 10m
Beam 2.9m
Draft 1.5m
Air Draft 1.9m
Engines 1 x Gardener 180hp, driving a single fixed pitch propellor
Speed 8 Knots
Passengers 5
Class Categorised Waters up to Cat.C
Equipment Towing Bollard, Becker Rudder
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...Pictured Caledonian Towage tugs Strathdon and Kindeace

…pictured Caledonian Towage tugs Strathdon and Kindeace assisting the cargo vessel Scott Mariner into the Inverness Harbour. 

Tuesday 15th December 2020

A typical day for MF Marine...

A quick snapshot of a typical day for our marine logistics business operating out of the Cromarty Firth. MF Marines' multi-role vessel, the Rosehaugh, can be seen here relaying cargo to and from our clients rigs located Mid Firth during warm stacking. The Rosehaugh is capable of handling all types

Friday 24th January 2020