Local firm christens new inclusion

Update: 8:56PM LOCALLY-owned company Victoria Marine Limited (VML) today christened its new tug and barge at the Port of Mua-i-Walu in Suva.

Owner Theresa Naqasima Tagi said: “Today Victoria Marine Limited marked another historic milestone with the new inclusion of Tug Burdekin and Barge Colossus.”

“We have succeeded in this remarkable feat because of the dedicated VML seafarers and staff. Going to sea is demanding both physically and emotionally with days separation from families.

“Despite the myriad challenges, crew and onshore staff dedicated their lives to ensuring our continued success.”

The special event was attended by VML staff and crew.

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