Smit Lamnalco provides full turnkey marine support service to operators of single and multi-buoy SPM terminals. Solutions provided to SPMclients are tailored according to the scope of services.
As a result, a highly flexible, efficient and cost-effective service can be delivered. Whether an operator is looking for pilot boats, hose handling craft, pollution control vessels or high performance support craft with advanced SPM andIMCA-compliant diving capability, you can rely on Smit Lamnalco’s 50 years of experience in this sector to meet the highest international standards.
Smit Lamnalco specialises in delivering customised and high quality marine support packages for oil and gas terminals. The company can be relied upon to provide a wide range of high performance terminal tugs tailored to meet the demands of any location, whether operating alongside protected jetties or in open water.
Working closely with clients, experienced project engineers can ensure the right assets match the required scope of work, from tugs and multi–purpose support vessels to pilot boats, mooring boats and fast security patrol craft.
Smit Lamnalco has been providing safe and reliable towage and associated marine services to offshore oil and gas marine terminals and ports since 1963, when the company was established to support oil exports from the Jebel Dhanna (UAE) terminal in the Middle East. Smit Lamnalco now operates more than 30 terminals worldwide. These include crude oil, LNG, refined product and bulk loading facilities.
Smit Lamnalco has developed a world-class capability to deliver innovative solutions for the LNG terminal sector and is committed to expanding its presence in this fast growing business.
Based on decades of experience, the company has an in–depth understanding of the needs of this highly specialised branch of the industry, which means it can customise solutions to meet the very specific requirements ofLNG/FLNG operations. The company has at its disposal one of the world’s most sophisticated and modern LNGterminal support fleets. This includes high performance tugs, with advanced LNG terminal capabilities, and also pilot boats and mooring vessels.
With our experience in offshore support vessels, this skill and experience can be adapted to the requirements of future FLNG facilities.
Smit Lamnalco is the leading provider of safe and reliable marine mining logistics and transshipment.
Tailor-made solutions in remote and challenging environments
We deliver a solution package that engages all aspects of our client’s operational needs of marine support to bulk ores transportation.
Work methods are developed in order to ensure clients are provided with a reliable and cost effective solution over the life time of the project.
Developing local resources
All our operations contain a significant percentage of local people working in a wide range of positions. Our company is fully committed to maximizing the local content of our operations.
24/7 operation and marine reliability
We provide a reliable turnkey solution on a 24/7 basis.
Mining logistics activities
- Supervision of barge loading
- Offshore barging of bulk ores
- Towing of river barges
- FOTP and bulk ores transshipment
- Berthing and unberthing transshipment vessels and bulk carriers
- Positioning and transfer of fenders
- Support for ship-to-ship transfer
Smit Lamnalco offers safe, reliable and cost-effective harbour towage services across a growing network of ports worldwide. Full escort towage capability, firefighting / emergency response and near coastal salvage capability complement the core 24/7 push-pull harbour and terminal assist services in addition to ancillary lines, mooring and pilot transfer operations.
Harbour towage activities
- Berthing and unberthing vessels calling at the port
- Escort towage
- Mooring and pilot transfer
- Assisting at Ship to Ship Transfer operations offshore
- Firefighting / emergency response
- Near coastal salvage