The SVITZER purpose is to provide safety and support at sea.
Since 1833, SVITZER has developed a number of specialist and interrelated services within harbour, terminal, and ocean towage, salvage and emergency response as well as fast transportation of crew and supplies to offshore installations.
The cornerstone of our business is an unconditional “respect for each other and the world we live in”.
SVITZER sets the highest standards of training and knowledge in our industry, and encourage a culture of safety, innovation, and entrepreneurship amongst its employees.
With a diverse fleet of more than 550 vessels operating in more than 35 countries, SVITZER is today a leading provider of marine services and can be counted upon to provide tailored solutions to clients all over the World.
Cautious fish evolve out of marine reserves Canada
New research supports the creation of more marine reserves in the world’s oceans because, the authors say, fish can evolve to be more cautious and stay away from fishing nets.
Commercial disasters declared for nine West Coast fisheries United Nations
The Commerce Secretariat determined that nine salmon and crab fisheries in Alaska, California and Washington experienced commercial failures, which will enable fishing communities to seek disaster relief assistance from Congress.
ICES identifies 'substantial' species distribution shifts Denmark
A total of 16 out of 21 species examined by experts of the Workshop on Fish Distribution Shifts in response to a request from the EC have shown changes in their distributions across the northeast Atlantic since 1985, with hake and mackerel shifting the most.