Case Study

SMS Towage - 'Firm with real pulling power'

Smash! Another bottle of champagne gone and another boat named. This has become a familiar harbour-side scene for SMS Towage, which has grown rapidly into the UK's biggest independent port tug operator.

One of the latest additions to the fleet is the Englishman – the 11th to bear this name, another hard-working little boat capable of taking huge oil tankers in and out of port and working in the open sea as well.

Responsive website suitable for viewing on desktop, tablet and mobile

SMS asked Mapa to produce the company's website ( to reflect its expertise. We provided a full design, photography and copywriting service to finish the job in quick time.

Professional photoshoot at the Port of Hull

We also provide PR support, helping to keep the company in the public eye via the trade and mainstream press.

The firm is a well-known presence on the Humber's thriving ports scene and has a growing reputation in South Wales and Northern Ireland.

We provide a safe haven for their public relations effort.