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Part of Royal Boskalis Westminster, a leading dredging and offshore contractor and maritime services provider, SMIT provides a full range of salvage and towage services across the globe. SMIT serves its customers when their ships are in their most vulnerable moments and when they are going about their daily business. Wherever vessels are in the world and whatever they are doing, we always serve them safely, quickly and efficiently.

Salvage – synonymous with SMIT

The SMIT name is synonymous with many of the largest and most complex salvage operations that have taken place over the last century. We provide 24/7 emergency response, salvage, wreck removal and environmental care services across the globe at a moment’s notice.  

SMIT has an unrivaled track record responding to ships in distress, even in extremely remote locations. We respond 24/7 from our four strategic emergency response bases in Rotterdam, Houston, Cape Town and Singapore.

SMIT has decades of experience in carrying out demanding wreck removal projects. SMIT has the advanced technology and expertise needed to handle any situation. And being part of an industry giant like Boskalis, means we always have the resources and the specialists available to succeed and to mitigate any potential dangers or environmental threats. 

Keppel Smit Towage

Our harbor towage partner in Far East and Southeast Asia.

Saam Smit Towage

Our harbor towage partner within the American continent.

Harbor towage

We provide the vital link between ship and berth. Experienced crews on board our combined state-of-the-art fleet, assist thousands of ships in the world’s most prominent ports every year. We have a sound track record keeping up with the latest developments in national and international quality, safety and environmental standards.

Terminal services

Smit Lamnalco offers a full range of services for the operation and management of onshore and offshore terminals. Berthing and unberthing of tankers at oil and LNG terminals is the core activity.

In addition, Smit Lamnalco provides support services such as pilotage, firefighting, and the coupling and uncoupling of terminal connections.

Read more on the Smit Lamnalco website

Company profile Boskalis

We offer the widest range of expert dredging, offshore transport and installation solutions, as well as maritime services, including towage and salvage, in our industry. As a result we can provide innovative, one-stop solutions to meet every challenge.

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Emergency response

Call SMIT 24/7 at
+31 10 454 99 11

Help us to help you.
Keep the following information at hand when you contact us in case of an emergency:
Initial info:
What? Where? When?

Type and cause of accident:
Fire – collision - grounding

Known damage:
What is the known damage? Where is it located?

Contact details:
Which contact details can we use at all times?

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