Category Archives: Tugs

STV NEWSclips, 19 April 2019

2nd edition of our new ad-hoc news show – upcoming videos, new IOW ferry arrives at Southampton, new remote-control RTGs on the container park at Felixstowe.

MSC Ruby arrives at Felixstowe, 17 April 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship MSC Ruby arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the misty morning of 17 April 2019.

Shipping TV NEWSCLIPS, 17 April 2019

First of a trial run of weekly new clips from Shipping TV – if you have news photos, video clips or stories, we love to hear from you – get…

First Call: Annalisa P enters harbour with tug Gray Test to assist; 16 April 2019

The 2008-built feeder Annalisa P makes her first call at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 16 April 2019, collecting the tug Gray Test to assist her to…

Maersk Lavras swings – 3x timelapse, 14 April,2019

7,450 TEU container ship Maersk Lavras swings for berth 9 after arriving at the Port of Felixstowe on Sunday, 14 April, 2019.

Container ship Maersk Lavras arrives at Felixstowe, 14 April 2019

Looking tired and ready for a repaint, 7,450 TEU container ship Maersk Lavras arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on Sunday, 14 April, 2019.

First Call: general cargo and container ship Aal Kobe; 13 April 2019

With a chilly North Easterly breeze and sunshine, geared general cargo and container-equipped vessel Aal Kobe arrives at the Port of Felixstowe for her first call on the morning of…

First Call: 10,600 TEU Cap San Vincent arrives at Felixstowe, 12 April 2019

The 10,600 TEU container ship Cap San Vincent arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on her first call, on the morning of 12 April 2019.

Ultra Large OOCL Germany approaches Beach End turn, Felixstowe , 10 April 2019

2017-built Ultra Large Container Ship OOCL Germany approaches Beach End turn in the Harwich Approach Channel with a force 6 strong breeze on the afternoon of 10 April 2019.

2 container ships, MSC Ingrid and ER Pusan, arrive at empty port of Felixstowe; 8 April 2019

With only a single ro-ro vessel, DFDS Britannia Seaways, alongside the Port of Felixstowe’s 3.27 kilometres of quayside, container ships MSC Ingrid and ER Pusan arrived within 5 minutes of…

Container ship Maersk Sarat arrives at Felixstowe, 5 April 2019

The 2015 built container ship Maersk Sarat arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the sunny morning of Friday, 5 April 2019.

Ultra Large OOCL Hong Kong returns after a spell at anchor; 5 April 2019

After arriving at Felixstowe at 0607 on 3rd April, OOCL Hong Kong was sent out to anchor while another ship took the berth. She has now returned to complete cargo…

Ultra Large Ever Golden sails from Felixstowe, 1 April 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Golden is helped off the berth by a cool Easterly breeze as she sails from Felixstowe on the sunny morning of 1st April 2019, as…

Video: Fire-stricken Sincerity Ace under tow towards Imari Bay.

Sincerity Ace was abandoned following a fire on New Year’s Eve roughly 2,000 miles from northwest of Hawaii. Sadly, 5 of her 21 crew members lost their lives in the…

Ultra Large OOCL Indonesia sails, 29 March 19

Ultra Large Container Ship OOCL Indonesia leaves the quay at Felixstowe and gather way on the beautiful morning of 29 March, 2019, with tugs Svitzer Shotley (quarter) and Svitzer Deben…

Tug HANDFAST heads through Harwich Harbour, 29/3/19

Jenkins Marine tug Handfast heads through Harwich Harbour and up the River Orwell on her way to Woolverstone Marina. Filmed by Paul Hiett

Sun Discoverer heads for Harwich Navyard, 26 March 2019

Geared general cargo vessel Sun Discoverer heads into Harwich Harbour, to berth alongside at the historic Harwich Navyard dock. If a new proposed development goes ahead, Navyard dock will be…

Cosco Denali sails, 25 March 2019

2018-built container ship Cosco Shipping Denali sails from Felixstowe on the bright and breezy morning of Monday 25 March, 2019.

Progres towed into Harwich, 24 March 2019

After experiencing problems on her way to Peterhead, general cargo vessel Progres is towed into Harwich Harbour by tugs Grey Test and Svitzer Shotley. Filmed at last light, 7pm, on…

Wind & Rain – Triple E Mette Maersk arrives, dismal morning of 15 March 2019

During a week of strong winds and gales, Triple E Mette Maersk arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on a rainy and windy morning, employing all 4 of the port’s…

Lightly laden Triple-E Madison Maersk sails in a strong breeze, 15 March 2019

With a westerly wind at between 21 and 25 knots, Madison Maersk employs 3 of Felixstowe’s Svitzer tugs to clear the berth and get under way, on the morning of…