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Tug boats are vessels frequently used for time-honored endeavors such as a variety of commercial and recreational boating activities. They have a rich legacy as vessels that are sought-after due to their deeper draft and generally wider beam, qualities that make these vessels exceptionally favorable for a variety of commercial and recreational boating activities. The average number of people that can be accommodated onboard tug boats listed is 6 passengers, with a maximum capacity of 20 guests and crew. Models with more power can accommodate motors up to a whopping 4,767 horsepower, while affordable models may have as little as 16 horsepower engines on them (although the average engine size is 308 HP).
Of the 118 tug boats for sale on YachtWorld currently, there are 41 new vessels and 77 used and custom yachts listed by professional yacht brokerages mainly in the following countries: United States, Italy, Canada, Netherlands and France. Over the past 30 days, there have been 9 tug boats listed for sale on YachtWorld. The average length of these vessels is 35 feet, while they differ in size from 17 feet long for the shortest, to 145 feet for the longest listed vessel. They are assembled by a wide variety of yacht builders and their hull types include semi-displacement, displacement, deep vee, modified vee and monohull designs.
Some of the best-known, masterful builders of tug boats right now include: Ranger Tugs, American Tug, Custom, Tugboat and Nordic. These builders manufacture tug boats with inboard, outboard, outboard-4S and other propulsion systems, available in diesel and gas fuel systems. Last month alone, the top 5 brands with the most views for tug boats on YachtWorld were American Tug, Custom, Nordic Tug, Ranger Tugs and Tugboat.
Tug boats for sale on YachtWorld are listed in a wide swath of prices from $17,810 on the more reasonably-priced side all the way up to $3,979,578 for the most unique, one-of-a-kind yachts. Keep in mind the cost of ownership when considering your budget and the listing price of a yacht for sale.