Tug and barge boats for port use.

Construction, conversion, repair and maintenance of tug and barge boats for port use. 

Port tugboats are boats that lend their support to large oil tankers, gas carriersand cargo vessels in their entry and exit from the port. SYM Naval is a reliable builder of this type of vessels, always with the highest quality and power. 

SYM Naval is a company specialized in the construction, conversion, repair and maintenance of ships and port vesselsSYM Naval is the only company in the Spanish Mediterranean that builds ships using steel classified by IACS to achieve the highest quality standards and always meeting the deadlines.

More than 30 professional engineers guarantee a high quality delivery on time.

​Team and evolution

SYM Naval has been in the sector for more than 25 years. A company established as a shipbuilding shipyard and a ship repair, conversion and maintenance company for ship owners from all over the world.

SYM Naval has its own shipyard in Europe and a naval workshop in the Caribbean. From its base in Barcelona, ​​the company covers the construction and conversion of ships throughout the Mediterranean area.

​Design and strategy

Construction and conversion of ships based on high quality technical solutions. Meeting the deadlines is the top priority. Construction and conversion of quality port vessels in the established time. Custom construction of boats using the best materials and state of the art systems and equipment. 

Technical naval services for the construction and conversion of port vessels.



Special vessels for mooring, towing and anchoring with a capacity to transport up to 12 people and a load of 5 tons. The Harbour Tug has been specially designed to work as a compact model, but with a towing power of up to 8.5 tons, depending on the model. One of its most striking features is its automatic hydraulic hook on deck, which can be released immediately from the ship being tugged at the push of a button.


Its 12 m in length and maximum speed of 8 knots are the perfect combination for complex mooring manoeuvres. 


The Harbour Tug has a power of 2x265 Kw, which is ideal for towing jobs that require a force of up to 8.5 tons.


This is a Class S tugboat. Its classification makes it a suitable vessel for providing port services.



In addition to the construction of tugboats and barges for port use, SYM Naval also offers technical assistance, repair and maintenance of all types of vessels with an international scope.





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24 hours a day,
365 days a year

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