Category Archives: Ports

Containership OLAND departing Port of Felixstowe 5/7/19

137.5m length feeder containership Oland departs the Port of Felixstowe and starts her journey to her next stop of Tyne, in the north east of the UK.

History Afloat: Coasting voyage up the Thames aboard Mark Prior.

Join Shipping TV’s Chris Gosling for a voyage from the River Colne near Colchester to Brewers Wharf, Deptford Creek, on the Thames, filmed in 2015 aboard the 1969-built aggregate carrier…

Coaster RMS DUISBURG passing through Harwich Harbour for Ipswich

99.9m length RMS Duisburg arrives in Harwich Harbour heading towards the mouth of the River Orwell, leading to the Associated British Ports port of Ipswich, on the 5th July 2019.

Ro-ro ML FREYJA arrives in Harwich Harbour 5/7/19

Ro-Ro cargo ship ML Freyja arrives in Harwich Harbour heading for her berth at the old Harwich Navy Yard. Filmed by Paul Hiett

On the Thames: Ferry Tundraland approaching Tilbury, 5 July 2019

Ferry Tundraland approaches the Port of Tilbury on the River Thames, Friday 5 July 2019, passing in front of the works for the new Tilbury 2 ro-ro terminal with is…

Bunkering tanker SIKINOS heads up the River Orwell for ABP Port of Ipswich, 2/7/19

90m length tanker Sikinos heads up the River Orwell,passes under the Orwell Bridge and heads into the ABP Port of Ipswich. Filmed by Paul Hiett.

Maersk Horsburgh making 16 knots down the Thames, 3 July 2019

Sailing from her UK call at London Gateway, Maersk Horsburgh makes a comfortable 16 knots down the River Thames, with Southend on Sea in the background.

Peak Bremen passes through Kingsferry bridge, 3 July 2019

General cargo ship Peak Bremen passing under the Swale Crosssing flyover and then through Kingsferry Bridge on her way to Ridham Dock. NAABSA is an abbreviation for the term: ‘Not…

Tug Gray Test returns to the pontoon, 30 June 2019

After assisting THV Alert in taking a old LV out of the harbour, conventional twin-screw tug Gray Test returns to the tug pontoon at Felixstowe.

MSC Krystal sails for Hamburg, 30 June 19

2008-built container ship MSC Krystal heads out into the North sea towards her next call on this rotation, Hamburg.

Slow TV: CSCL Pacific Ocean approaches the berth; 27 June 2019

Most video clips abbreviate the action, but in this film, we follow the whole sequence of events in real time as the 400m CSCL Pacific Ocean approaches the berth at…

Sunday Sailing: THV Alert tows a Light Vessel towards Lowestoft; 20 June 2019

Assisted through Harwich Harbour by tug Gray Test, Trinity House Vessel Alert tows a redundant Light Vessel towards Lowestoft on the bright and breezy morning of Sunday, 30 June 2019.We’re…

Stacked-up: CSCL Pacific Ocean arrives at Felixstowe, 27 June 2019

2014-built Ultra Large Container Ship CSCL Pacific Ocean arrives at the UK port of Felixstowe,, on the sunny but windy morning of 27 June, 2019.

STV Shipping & Logistics News, 28 June 2019

Shipping TV’s latest news update: All-weather Lifeboat Daniel L Gibson heading out towards Ramsgate . . Trinity House to demolish Royal Sovereign offshore lighthouse . . . Scrubbers on boxships…

Ever Gifted gathers way and sails for Hamburg, 25 June.

After clearing theĀ  berth, Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gifted goes ahead and gathers way, heading out towards the North Sea, and Hamburg, her next port on this rotation.

UP close: Ever Gifted lets go and clears the quay; 25 June 2019

An up-close view of Felixstowe’s mooring party letting go of Ever Gifted’s stern ropes, and the ship easing away from the quayside at berth 9.

Shipping TV Shipping & Logistics News, 26 June 2019

A news update from Shipping TV: Cruise Liner gets a bump on her way out to sea . . . Road Freight – 931 thefts from road transport trucks in…

UP Close: Svitzer Deben makes fast to Ever Gifted, 25 June 2019

As Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gifted prepares to sail from Felixstowe, ASD tug Svitzer Deben picks up the ship’s heaving line and sends up her towline to make fast.

Triple-E Mette Maersk gathers way and sails for Antwerp, 24 June 2019

After reaching a safe position well clear of the quay, Mette Maersk goes ahead and sails toward her next call on this rotation, on Monday 24 June 2019. Please note…

Timelapse: Triple-E Mette Maersk leaves the quay, 24 June 2019

One of the last of the 1st generation of Triple_E container ships, Mette Maersk leaves berth 8 at the Port of Felixstowe, employing 2 Svitzer tugs and her own thrusters,…

World’s Biggest Container Ships, April & May 2019

A selection of the world’s biggest container ships, approx 400 metres long, filmed calling at the Port of Felixstowe, UK, during April and May 2019.