Category Archives: Tugs
Majestic Maersk, one the world’s largest container ships, will be making a one-off UK call at the Port of Felixstowe in October.
Outstanding video from Rotterdam, shot on 16th August 2013, by the excellent Fred Vloo. The Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller coverage starts at approx 27 minutes . .
3 Svitzer tugs lift Cosco Excellence from her berth at Felixstowe, she swings and sails for Rotterdam, early evening, 13th August 2013.
Ever Legion makes her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe, berthed at 10.45am today, Sunday 11th August 2013.
China Shipping Line’s Xin Mei Zhou inbound and berthing at the port of Felixstowe’s berths 8 & 9 , Wednesday 31st July, 2013.
With a strong breeze, Cosco Fortune needed 3 tugs to swing and berth safely at Felixstowe’s berths 8 & 9 on Monday, 29th July 2013.
Eugen Maersk weekend, part 1: When Eugen Maersk entered service in 2008 she was one of the world’s largest ships – a 15,500 TEU Maersk E-class, 398 metres overall. She’s…
Filmed on the 13th July, 2013; Stena Britannica outbound on her daytime sailing from Harwich to the Hook of Holland, and ER Pusan inbound towards Felixstowe, with Tug Stanford.
Force 5 to 7 breeze into Harwich, and large container vessels like MSC Ravenna need an extra tug on hand to ensure an easy swing before coming alongside . ….