20-09-2018, Gorinchem, Damen press release (naming ceremony)
Iskes Towage names twin Damen ASD Tugs 3212 Mars and Mercurius
Two of Iskes Towage’s vessels, the Damen ASD Tugs 3212 Mars and Mercurius, have been officially named at a ceremony held at IJmuiden Port, Amsterdam. The naming formed part of an event held to mark the 50th anniversary of the founding of Iskes Towage & Salvage, which was formed by Ben Iskes, the father of current owner Jim Iskes, in 1968.
On the first photo attached from left to right:
Ben Iskes (founder of Iskes Towage & Salvage), daughter of Jim Iskes, son of Jim Iskes, Jim Iskes (owner of Iskes Towage & Salvage), Arnout Damen (CCO, Damen Shipyards Group)