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Stena Hollandica heads for the Hook, 27 February 2019

On the sunny and calm morning of Wednesday 27 February, ferry Stena Hollandica builds speed as she heads out into the North Sea towards the Hook of Holland.

Tug SVITZER KENT heads back to the Port of Felixstowe, 27/2/19

After assisting the maiden departure of Maastricht Maersk out of Harwich Harbour the Svitzer Kent heads back through the harbour and into the Port of Felixstowe to wait for her…

Maiden Call completed; Maastricht Maersk sails 27 February 2019

After completing her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe, the last of Maersk Line’s 2nd generation Triple-E container ships gathers way and heads out towards her next call –…

Duke of Normandy heads out, 21 February 2019

A Damen Shoalbuster tug and multipurpose vessel, Duke of Normandy is involved with the work going on around the EA1 windfarm shore connection, at Bawdsey, Suffolk, UK.

MSC Vigo arrives on the misty morning of 13 February 2019

The 5,582 TEU container ship MSC Vigo arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the misty morning of Wednesday, 13 February 2019.

Tanker AMARANTH (ex Defne-s) departing ABP port of ipswich 6/2/18

Oil/chemical tanker Amaranth (ex Defne-s) breaks away from the tanker berth at the Port of Ipswich, swings and heads down the River Orwell passing under the Orwell Bridge.

EKMEN TRANS – general cargo ship heading into Ipswich 2/2/19

At around 4pm the 105m general cargo ship Ekmen Trans heads up the River Orwell and with assistance from tug Gray Salvor heads into the ABP Port of Ipswich.

Dredger Strandway working at Newhaven, 28 December 2018

Filmed on a beautiful and calm December day, trailing suction hopper dredger Strandway working on the approach channel to the port of Newhaven; 28 December, 2018.

4-ship morning: Stena Britannica heads for Rotterdam; 12 December 2018

North Sea ferry Stena Britannica turns into Harwich Harbour from the River Stour, and heads out – next stop, Hook of Holland.

Maersk Gairloch arrives, breezy morning of 7 November, 2018

Still looking good despite her hard-working career, the 2003-built Maersk Gairloch arrives at Felixstowe on the morning of 7 November, 2018

Maersk Saltoro emerges from the mist at Felixstowe, 5 November 2018

10,000 TEU container ship Maersk Saltoro emerges from the November Morning mist at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 5 November, 2018.

Cosco Shipping Himalayas gathers way, 3 October 2018

Looking very smart on Cosco Shipping’s new blue hull colour, Cosco Shipping Himalayas gathers way and heads out into the North Sea, 3 October 2018.

Offshore supply vessel NORMAND FLOWER heading for Harwich 14/9/18

93.1m length offshore vessel arrives in Harwich Harbour on her way to the port of Harwich.

MSC Ditte gathers way, part 3, 1 August 2018

Ultra Large Container Ship MSC Ditte gathers way as she leaves the Port of Felixstowe, 1 August 2018

Preparing to start pile driving, 23 Feb 2018:

Preparing to start pile driving operations to fill in the pocket behind berth 9 at Felixstowe; 23 February, 2018

HSL Porto arrives very light at Felixstowe, 21 Feb 2018

Geared container ship HSL Porto arrives at Felixstowe, very lightly laden, on the misty morning of Wednesday, 21st February 2018:

CSCL Atlantic Ocean arrives Felixstowe, 30 Jan

The 2015-built ultra large container ship CSCL Atlantic Ocean arrives at Felixstowe – her last Northern European call on this rotation before returning to the Far East:

Suecia Seaways arrives at dusk, 14 Dec 17

DFDS Suecia Seaways arrives on her regular run from Vlaardingen at dusk on 14 December, 2017. Experience a round trip between Felixstowe and Vlaardingen aboard this class of ship:

First call: Navios Indigo at Felixstowe, 13 Dec 2017

Originally launched as CMA CGM Jade, then named Sabine Rickmers, newly renamed 4,250 TEU container ship Navios Indigo heads towards her berth on her first call at Felixstowe, 13th December…

Busy Monday at Felixstowe, part 2: CSCL Mars & APL Miami, 25 Sept 20172 25 Sept

Monday, 25 September – part 2 of a busy day at the port of Felixstowe,with CSCL Mars & APL Miami appearing from the mist. You can now become a patron…

Felixstowe to reclaim more seabed for port operations:

A contract has been awarded for the latest phase of expansion at Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe. VolkerFitzpatrick Limited will be appointed to undertake the design and construction of approximately…