Hongkong Salvage & Towage Services Limited (“HKSTS”) is a joint venture, formed as a member of CK Hutchison Holdings and Boluda Towage, to carry out salvage and towage operations in the Hong Kong and nearby waters, previously being carried out by Hongkong United Dockyards Limited trading in its own name or in the name of Hongkong Salvage & Towage.
HKSTS deploys 13 tugs totalling 57,800BHP. Services offering include harbour and off-shore towage and salvage, and oil spill response. HKSTS also takes multiple roles as designer, owner, operator and consultant of marine transportation management projects. It manages and operates vessels for maritime transportation of waste for the Hong Kong Government, and is the exclusive service provider and operator of the two dual-fuel standby vessels for Hong Kong LNG Terminal Limited.