Rimorchiatori Riuniti Colombia SAS


Rimorchiatori Riuniti Colombia SAS or RR Colombia SAS is a leading company in the provision of harbour towage services in the city of Santa Marta, Colombia, which includes the ports of: Drummond, Puerto Nuevo, Santa Marta Port and Puerto Brisa. It was founded in 2007 and belongs to Rimorchiatori Mediterranei SPA.

RR Colombia operates 4 ASD tugs in Colombia, two of which are the most powerful in the country: RR MACONDO and RR SANTA MARTA, RAstar 3200 series enhanced tugboats with 32 mt. LOA, recently acquired, with more than 80 tons of Bollard Pull. Designed by Robert Allan Ltd. and built by UZMAR Shipyard in 2019. These two Tugs have FIFI 1, oil-recovery, and escort notation, perfectly suitable for LNG terminal operations. These are the first vessels to be flagged in Colombia under the framework of the New Flag Law of the country, christened last 9th March 2022 in the Port of Santa Marta.

In addition, our 60-ton Bollard Pull ASD tugs PINO and SALVATORE, which have proven their efficiency and power since 2007 operating in the main ports of the region, including large coal terminals such as Drummond, Puerto Nuevo, Carbosan and Puerto Brisa.
Over time, the company has made great efforts day after day to provide services under the highest quality, environmental and safety standards in the industry, achieving certification year after year in accordance with ISO 9001, ISO 45001 OSHAS 18001, ISM, BASC and RUC. In addition, both the company and the tugboats have policies with extensive coverage, guaranteeing maximum safety in its operations to its customers, business partners and the authorities. Likewise, the company has a firm policy of offsetting its carbon footprint associated with fuel through the purchase of carbon credits.

On the other hand, RR Colombia develops corporate social responsibility strategies and programmes, through financial support to non-profit organisations for more than a decade, helping in the comprehensive rehabilitation of cleft lip and palate in children and young people of limited resources in the Colombian Caribbean region, contributing to their development, participation, and protection.
RR Colombia has a qualified team in the country that is always ready to offer a reliable, safe, and efficient service to its customers.