Ports of Auckland welcomes world’s first full-sized ship-handling electric tug

‘Back in 2016, when we first pitched the idea for a fully electric tug, we were told we were dreaming,’ said Allan D’Souza, who has been leading the e-tug project for the port. ‘To welcome Sparky to Tāmaki Makaurau and see her in real life is a dream come true.’

Rhys Berry