Category Archives: Ports
With the 2M consortium (Maersk Line and MSC) suspending their AE2/Swan service for 10 weeks, Maersk have set up a special feeder shuttle for UK customers, bringing in a weekly…
Looking full of boxes and drawing over 14m as she arrives from Colombo, ultra large container ship MSC Eva makes an impressive sight as she arrives at Felixstowe at dawn…
The latest stage of development at the UK’s newest major ro-ro port, Tilbury 2 on the River Thames. Photos by kind permission of David Burns
Ever Golden swings with 3 Svitzer tugs, and then is moved gently into position alongside Felixstowe’s berth 9, ready to work boxes.
Ever Glory has been alongside for over an hour, as sister ship Ever Golden rounds Beach End Turn into Harwich Harbour, and slows down preparatory to making her swing.
7am on Saturday 16 November, and the sun is just rising a Felixstowe, as Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Goslden arrives at Felixstowe, shown here collecting 2 of the 3…
One of those ships who’s name amuses me – I have a mental picture of a German lady, a bit broad on the beam, but still looking good . ….
Dredger Ham 316 arrives back at Harwich Harbour on another dredging run on the approaches to berth’s 8&9 at the port of Felixstowe.
After completing her round of Northern European ports at Felixstowe, UK, Cosco Shipping 2018-built 366m container ship Andes clears the berth and departs . . .
16.89m length tug/workboat JEAN T heads through Harwich Harbour towing a barge after departing Harwich. Filmed by Paul Hiett
Up close: tug Svitzer Deben makes fast to the bow of 366m ultra large container ship Cosco Shipping Andes, prior to her sailing for her next port – Singapore, via…
Acta marine’s offshore Service Operations Vessel arrives in Harwich Harbour from her new duties at the under construction East Anglia One windfarm where she is supporting instillation of wind turbines.
Plough dredging isn’t a recognisable activity unless you know what you’re looking at – but it is vital to most ports and harbours. Here’s a quick run-down.
A look at the Port of Ipswich’s wet dock, including temporary resident Noah’s Ark, but concentrating on the last of the wet dock’s regular callers, general cargo vessel Suntis –…
After towing a massive but still half-size “replica” of Noah’s Ark up to Ipswich wet dock, tug MTS Victory starts up and swings prior to heading out through the lock…
262m length Heron Hunter arrives in Harwich Harbour with Svitzer Shotley asterm, and heads for her berth at a very quiet port of Felixstowe.
General cargo ship Arklow Valley enters Harwich Harbour on the morning of 9 November 2019, heading towards the River Orwell and the ABP Port of Ipswich.
Feeder container ship Spica J arrives in Harwich Harbour on approach to the port of Felixstowe on her first call to the area.
115m length offshore support vessel Boka da Vinci arrives in Harwich Harbour on her way to berth at the port of Harwich.