Felix is a versatile tug which boasts a hydraulic wheelhouse and is based on the River Thames

The hydraulic wheelhouse makes Felix unique and ideal for use in central London. The tug is capable of both towing and pushing craft and is available for both charter and bare boat hire.

She is classified as a Cat 3 workboat by the MCA.

Key information

Length Overall: 18.5m
Beam: 6.2m
Draft: 2.2m
Air Draft: 4.3m (Wheelhouse down)
Bollard Pull: 15T
Main Engines: 2 x 441 KW @ 1800rpm – Volvo Penta D16
Gross Tonnage: 65T
Hydraulic Wheelhouse: Range of 4.4m


  • Towing hook
  • Standard safety equipment
  • Large open deck
  • Full cabin with welfare facilities
  • GPS/AIS and more
felix tug

Felix Image Gallery

Selected images courtesy of Andrew Christy. Follow Andrew on Twitter and Flickr.

Is there something we can help with?

Whatever you need, the Thamescraft Dry Docking team would be delighted to help. Please contact us using the form provided.

Alternatively, you can email info@thamesdrydocking.co.uk or phone us on 0208 305 1993. Thank you.