SMS Towage: A Milestone Achievement with 16 Tugs Equipped with Marfle System


In a groundbreaking development, we are delighted to unveil the successful installation of Marfle in SMS Towage's fleet of 16, marking a significant milestone in our partnership with SMS Towage, a prominent harbor towage operator in the UK. This milestone signifies a momentous leap in our ongoing partnership with SMS Towage, a company renowned for its excellence in the industry.

The installation of Marfle in SMS Towage's 16 tugs is a remarkable feat, showcasing our joint commitment to innovation and excellence in the maritime industry. This achievement will empower SMS Towage to enhance their operations, improve safety, and continue delivering top-tier services to their clients. As we move forward, we eagerly anticipate more milestones and innovations in our partnership with SMS Towage.

SMS Towage: UK's largest independent towage company

SMS Towage offering a comprehensive range of services including harbor towage, offshore towage, renewable energy support, and various specialized shipping project work. With a proven track record of excellence, SMS Towage's collaboration with Marfle is set to further solidify its leadership in the industry.

A Successful Trial Run

Before the integration of Marfle into its fleet, SMS Towage rigorously tested the Marfle system on one of its tugboats, Nobleman, commencing in October 2021. This trial period served as a crucial testing ground where Marfle Fleet Analytics demonstrated its capabilities and showcased its potential benefits.

Key Benefits of Marfle Systems for SMS Towage

  1. Improved Operational Efficiency: Marfle provides real-time data on vessel locations, fuel consumption, and maintenance needs. This enables better scheduling and resource allocation, reducing downtime and operational costs.
  2. Environmental Responsibility: Marfle support SMS Towage's commitment to sustainability by optimizing fuel consumption and reducing emissions.
  3. Fuel economy: By analyzing data on fuel consumption, route optimization, and maintenance schedules, Marfle identify cost-saving opportunities, benefiting the bottom line.
  4. Data-Driven Decision-Making: Access to real-time data empowers SMS Towage to make informed decisions, ultimately improving performance and profitability.

Incorporating Marfle into SMS Towage's extensive fleet represents more than just a technological upgrade; it's a strategic move towards achieving superior operational excellence. With Marfle as a part of the team, SMS Towage is poised to strengthen its leadership in the industry, setting the stage for a future characterized by innovative concepts and remarkable accomplishments.