World marine dredging leader selects Boluda Towage and Salvage Mexico subsidiary to tow two dredgers along Mexican Pacific coast for subsequent loading onto semi-submersible vessel

Commissioned by Boskalis, the transportation over 245 nautical miles between the ports of Mazatlán in Sinaloa and La Paz in Baja California Sur was carried out this month.

The day after arriving at the port of La Paz, the two tugboats loaded the two dredgers on board the TRANSSHELF

Part of Boluda Towage and Salvage’s Mexico division, Compañía Marítima del Pacífico was selected by Netherlands company Boskalis – world leader in marine dredging – to transport two trailing suction hopper dredgers (TSHDs), the CORK SAND and LONG SAND, through the Pacific Ocean from the port of Mazatlan, Sinaloa, to the port of La Paz in Baja California Sur. This maneuver represented an interesting departure from the usual for Boluda Corporación Marítima tugboats. Continue reading

Boluda France wins bid to tow 18 concrete caissons for Monaco offshore urban extension

Operations have started this month employing the VB FOS to tow the first structure from the port of Marseille to the Principality of Monaco

At the end of July Boluda Towage and Salvage’s French subsidiary Boluda France started moving the first of 18 concrete caissons that make up the superstructure from the port of Marseille to the Principality of Monaco. The platform is part of the Anse du Portier urban extension project to expand the country’s surface area into the sea. This first concrete caisson was towed by the VB FOS, a tug with a 90-ton bollard pull. Continue reading

Waltzes from Gran Canaria Symphony Orchestra in harmony with the sea for over 3,000 attendees in concert sponsored by Boluda Corporación Marítima held in Boluda Maritime Terminal Las Palmas installations

Boluda Lines donated 74 containers to recreate a spectacular industrial stage structure for the evening of 14 July at the La Luz pier

 

The Boluda Maritime Terminal Las Palmas logistics platform, located in the La Luz pier, served on 14 July once again as an unparalleled setting for the symphonic concert “The Magic of the Waltz”. The concert is sponsored by Boluda Corporación Marítima as part of the corporate social responsibility policy implemented by the company in recent years, and is one of the most anticipated and well-established performances of the International Festival of Theatre, Music and Dance (Temudas Fest), whose magic brought together more than three thousand people anxious to experience this seventh annual event. Continue reading

Boluda Lines collaborates with charity project “A light at school” to improve school conditions for infant and junior students in African Sahel in Senegal

The company joins thirteen other Valencian companies in an initiative promoted by the NGO Formación Senegal (Senegal Training), providing free shipping of solar panels from Valencia to Dakar

The collaboration is part of the Humanitarian Transport program, promoted by Boluda Corporación Marítima within its Corporate Social Responsibility policy

Boluda Corporación Marítima’s shipping company Boluda Lines has collaborated again with a solidarity project through its Humanitarian Transport program, as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility policy. This collaboration, alongside thirteen other Valencian companies, is with the non-governmental organization (NGO) Formación Senegal and its project “Una luz en la escuela” (A light at school), sending solar panels from the port of Valencia to the Senegal capital Dakar, where the shipping company operates a commercial line from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Continue reading