Category Archives: Ships

MSC Florida, New Jersey – aerial video

Join USA video producer Meow Man with another of his excellent drone aerial videos, this time featuring MSC Florida.

YM Uniformity berthing at Felixstowe, 31st July 2014

Yang Ming Uniformity stern-first into her berth at Felixstowe’s Trinity Terminal – 31st July, 2014.

Sailing Barge Cambria passes Felixstowe, 31st July, 2014

Still sailing, against a background of modern container ships, sailing barge Cambria enjoys an late afternoon sea breeze as she makes her way up the Orwell.

Cruise liner to take on North West Passage:

1076 passenger luxury cruise liner Crystal Serenity is due to transit the North West Passage in late August, 2016 – will this mark a new mass tourism invasion of a…

MSC Lucy inbound Felixstowe, 29th July 14

The 8,089 TEU MSC Lucy inbound at Felixstowe on the sunny morning of 29th July, 2014

Up the Clyde at dawn . .

Join pilot Gillan Locke on the bridge for a journey through the Firth of Clyde Channel and River Clyde aboard the bulker Thalassini, berthing at Shieldhall Riverside Quay at King…

Freighter in storm conditions

If you ever wished you could have gone to sea, this film might change your mind! Filmed aboard a cargo ship loaded with over 30 000 logs, as she passes…

Aerial view: La Princesa inbound, USA

US company Crowley operate a number of towed barges on routes to and from the continental USA – here’s the 580ft La Princesa, inbound to Philadelphia, filmed by Meow Man:

Hanjin Yantian inbound Felixstowe, 16th July 2014

Hanjin Yantian arriving at Felixstowe from Colombo, around 8.30am on Wednesday 16th July 2014:

Agios Minas 1st call, 15th July 14

The now renamed CMA-CGM Ravel makes her first call at Felixstowe on the 15th July 2014.

Costa Concordia refloats at last: 15th July 2014

On July 14, 2014, the Costa Concordia shipwreck was refloated by two meters from the artificial seabed on which it rested and moved 30 meters to the east. With the…

London Container Terminal adds FEMEX1 service

Forth Ports London Container Terminal added CMA-CGM’s FEMEX1 service to its roster last week, when Santa Bettina came alongside on her way towards Eastern Med ports.

Miraculous Ace, inbound New Jersey – aerial view

A new drone-filmed movie by Meow Man from the Kills, New Jersey, as car carrier Miraculous Ace arrives – now these really are ships shaped like boxes . .

London Gateway gets new West Africa service

DP World London Gateway has gained a new UK call from the West African service operated by Hapag-Lloyd (WAX) and MOL (ARN), starting 22nd July 2014.

Bumpy day for small craft, 3rd July 2014

With a good breeze blowing in Harwich Harbour (UK), its a bit bumpy for the Harwich Ferry and a harbour launch.

Ever Lucent, 1st call, maiden call; 2nd July 2014

The 8,200 TEU container ship Ever Lucent makes her first call and maiden call, at Felixstowe, around 11am on Wednesday, 2nd July 2014.

Cosco France sailing from Felixstowe, 1st July 2014

Cosco France sailing from Felixstowe, on 1st July, 2014. She looks heavily laden with boxes – but they are mostly empties. Note that despite the size of the vessel, she…

MSC Altamira arriving Felixstowe,1st July, 2014

The 8,900 TEU containership MSC Altamira arriving at the Port of Felixstowe, on the morning of 1st July, 2014:

Selandria Seaways sailing from Felixstowe, 1st July, 2014

Selandria Seaways sailing from Felixstowe in service on the Felixstowe-Rotterdam roro service, 1st July, 2014

Aboard Seadancer up the Clyde:

Join pilot Gillan Locke as he takes Suezmax crude tanker Seadancer through Firth of Clyde Channel and Loch Long, berthing at Finnart Ocean Terminal, on 24th June, 2014. Assisted by…