Category Archives: Ships

Maiden Call: Ever Gentle alongside working boxes; 5 May 2019

On the sunny afternoon of 5 May 2019, the very new and shiny Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gentle lies alongside at the Port of Felixstowe on her maiden call,…

Ultra Large Ever Genius arrives at Felixstowe, 4 May 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Genius arrives at Felixstowe on the very blustery morning of Saturday, 4 May 2019. All 4 of Felixstowe’s Svitzer tug fleet are employed.

Full of Empties: Cosco Italy sails for Suez, 1 May 2019

After completing her round of North European ports on this rotation, Cosco italy leaves Felixstowe heading for Suez and the Far East.

Stacked-up Maersk Edmonton arrives from Colombo, 30 April 2019

Carrying a heavy load of containers, 13.092 TEU Maersk Edmonton arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 30 April, 2019.

Shipping TV News, Sunday 28 April 2019 – new Red Funnel Ferry:

Last week saw the naming of a new Southampton – Isle of Wight freight-only ferry for Red Funnel Ferries – here’s the latest news and video of the ship:

Container ship Europe (ex CSCL Europe) arrives at Felixstowe, 25 April, 2019

Container ship Europe (renamed from CSCL Europe) arrives at Felixstowe on the breezy afternoon of 25 April, 2019.

Dredger HAM 316 at work at Felixstowe, 26 April 2019

Keeping the navigation channels and the berths clear and at the correct depth is a never-ending job – so Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers like HAM 316 find frequent employment collecting…

Plough dredger Teddy at work, 25 April 2019

Maintaining the required depth of water is vital for a busy port handling some of the world’s largest ships, and the plough’s task is to even out irregularities on the…

Ultra large OOCL SCANDINAVIA arrives at Port of Felixstowe with 3 Svitzer tugs 24/4/19

Ultra Large Container Ship 399.87m long OOCL Scandinavia arrives in Harwich Harbour after a trip from Singapore and with the assistance of Svitzer tugs Kent,Sky and Deben she does a…

Tug Svitzer Deben & container ship Bremen Belle, 24 April 2019

An up-close view of tug Svitzer Deben making fast to container ship Bremen Belle on the sunny morning of 24 April 2019, at the Port of Felixstowe.

STV Newsclip, 24 April 2019

In today’s STV Newsclip, 24 April 2019: high-altitude workers at Felixstowe, a horrible fall accident at Liverpool 2 terminal, and the ex-RMS Helena is to become the race-base. for “Extreme…

Costa Mediterranea sailing at twilight, 22 April 2019

Cruise liner Costa Mediterranea passing through Harwich Harbour, on her way towards Portland, on the UK’s channel coast, as night falls on Monday, 22 April, 2019.

From Baltimore, USA: MSC Vigo arrives, 14 April 2019

Container ship MSC Vigo arrives at port of Baltimore, USA, on the morning of 14 April, 2019.

Wide Bravo sails from Felixstowe, 19 April 2019

The unusually named Wide Bravo was one of a series of 10 similarly named vessels – Wide Alpha to Wide Juliet – originally built to suit the new wide locks…

Ferry Somerset sails for Rotterdam, 19 April 2019

On the bright morning of 19 April 2019, freight ferry Somerset sails from Harwich for Rotterdam.

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…