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Tug boats are medium-sized, trailerable vessels frequently used for time-honored pursuits 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-depth draft and generally wider beam, characteristics that make these vessels exceptionally appropriate for a variety of commercial and recreational boating activities. The average number of people that can be accommodated onboard tug boats listed is 12 passengers, with a maximum capacity of 18 guests and crew. Models with more power can handle motors up to an impressive 8,617 horsepower, while affordable models may have as low as 16 horsepower engines on them (although the average power size is 310 HP).
Of the 139 tug boats for sale on YachtWorld currently, there are 46 new vessels and 93 used and custom yachts listed by professional yacht brokerages mainly in the following countries: United States, Canada, Italy, France and Netherlands. Over the past 30 days, there have been 11 tug boats listed for sale on YachtWorld. The average length of these types of vessels is 32 feet, while they differ in size from 20 feet long for the shortest, to 213 feet for the longest listed vessel. They are built by a wide variety of yacht makers and their hull types include semi-displacement, displacement, monohull, planing and other designs.
Some of the best-known, masterful builders of tug boats at present include: Ranger Tugs, American Tug, Nordic, Tugboat and Custom. These builders manufacture tug boats with inboard, outboard, outboard-4S and other propulsion systems, available in diesel, gas and other fuel systems. Last month alone, the top 5 brands with the most views for tug boats on YachtWorld were American Tug, Historic, Nordic Tug, Ranger Tugs and Tugboat.
Tug boats for sale on YachtWorld are available for a variety of prices from $19,546 on the relatively lower-priced, classic models all the way up to $3,020,205 for the most expensive yachts. Keep in mind the cost of ownership when considering your budget and the listing price of a yacht for sale.