Michael Howard QC has joined TugAdvise

24th October 2019

“Simon Tatham, senior partner says: “Michael Howard QC is a leading Admiralty barrister known to many and a former Lloyd’s Arbitrator.  He has acted for many of the major salvors as advocate and presided over innumerable LOF and similar cases, apart from having a commercial practice advising on the usual wide range of charterparty and […]

New Team Member

30th June 2019

Ian Perrott FICS has joined TugAdvise. Simon Tatham, senior partner, says:  “We are thrilled that Ian is joining the TugAdvise team. As many will know, Ian has an illustrious OSV chartering and background and recently he chaired BIMCO’s drafting committee for SUPPLYTIME 2017 and continues to work on the specialist Annexes to that form. He […]

Change of address

The 17 person team at Tatham & Co and TugAdvise are moving from Gracechurch St in the City of London and are now to be found at larger, new premises at 150 Minories, London EC3N 1LS.

Tugnology 2019

22nd May 2019

The 2019 Tugnology conference was held in Liverpool on 14-15 May 2019. TugAdvise founder Simon Tatham attended both days and this year’s conference was another informative and interesting event for the tug industry. Tugnology is presented by Tug & OSV and it is the world’s leading tug-only conference. TugAdvise founder Simon Tatham publishes a regular article in […]

TugAdvise has a new berth: Tatham & Co

3rd May 2019

1 May 2019 Following seven years of development and growth, the specialist tug and towage, offshore vessel, salvage and wreck removal team at TugAdvise are now part of Tatham & Co. Our offices remain in the City of London, at 1 Gracechurch St, EC3V 0DD, and will be moving to modern and larger premises during […]

TugAdvise at Salvage & Wreck London 2018

23rd November 2018

This year’s Salvage & Wreck conference will be held over three days between 5 and 7 December 2018 in London. TugAdvise – the specialist legal service for operators in the salvage, towage and offshore industry – is proud to sponsor the conference, which is dedicated to dedicated to collaboration, cooperation and risk management for casualty response and […]

Simon Tatham at the OSV Chartering Contract Management Seminar – Supplytime 2017

17th September 2018

On 12 and 13 September 2018, the Lloyd’s Maritime Academy held the OSV Chartering Contract Management Seminar in London. Attendees received a masterclass from leading maritime legal practitioners and industry consultants. Simon Tatham, founder and managing partner of TugAdvise, presented a practical workshop on drafting a Supplytime contract with Ian Perrott, Independent OSV consultant and Chairman […]

Simon Tatham at ITS 2018 Marseille

22nd June 2018

Simon Tatham, Founder of TugAdvise and Senior Partner of Tatham Macinnes LLP, addressed the conference of the 25th International Tug, Salvage & OSV Convention and Exhibition (ITS) 2018 in Marseille – 25-29 June 2018. The ITS 2018 in Marseille is the world’s largest gathering of tug, salvage & OSV experts. Simon presented some of his views on the assessment of salvage […]

British Tugowners Association Safety Seminar

18th October 2017

Simon Tatham addressed the British Tugowners Association Safety Seminar in Edinburgh on 9 November 2017. Simon discussed issues on tug capsize cases in the light of recent MAIB accident reports.  

TugAdvise hosted a Wreck Removal Session at Salvage & Wreck 2016

7th December 2016

Partners Simon Tatham and Alex Macinnes presented papers at the 19th Annual Salvage & Wreck Removal Conference in London on 7 December 2016. They talked about the grounding of the feeder vessel SALOOS in Angolan waters, provided a legal paper on when towage becomes salvage and hosted a wreck removal workshop. TugAdvise were sponsors of […]