About European Tugowners Association
Since its foundation in 1963, the "EUROPEAN TUGOWNERS ASSOCIATION" (ETA) has brought together and promoted the interests of the European owners and operators of tugs and tenders.
The ETA today has a membership of 80 Full Members and 14 Associate Members. Fulll Members are all towage companies from 20 European countries serving in excess of 200 ports. More than 700 tugs, providing towage and salvage services are operated by ETA's members. The member companies employ arround 10,000 people.