Category Archives: Container Vessels

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.

ACL ConRo Atlantic Star arriving at Baltimore April 1, 2019

The first of ACL’s new generation of container/roro ships (ConRo)which came into service in 2015, operating a transatlantic service between USA/Canada and Liverpool and Northern European ports. The ships can…

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…

Vayenga Maersk making 15 – 16 knots; 4 April 19

2018-built ice-class container ship Vayenga Maersk making 15 – 16 knots as she approaches Felixstowe in Harwich approach channel, afternoon of 4 April 2019

From Japan: CAPE NABIL

Container ship CAPE NABIL passing through the Kanmon Straits (関門海峡 Kanmon-kaikyō) or the Straits of Shimonoseki, which is the stretch of water separating two of Japan’s four main islands. Filmed…

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…

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…

3 ships passsing by, 27 March 2019: Speciality, APL Oregon, Arklow Fern

A busy 15 minutes at Harwich Harbour on the morning of 27 March, 2019, as chemical/oil tanker Speciality heads in for Harwich, container ship APL Oregon sails from Felixstowe, and…

One Grus – Ocean Network Express Container Ship maiden call at Southampton 25/03/19

The Ocean Network Express Container Ship “One Grus” arriving into Southampton on the 25th March 2019 from her last port call of Antwerp in Belgium for an estimated timed arrival…

Seago Bremerhave sails, 27 March 2018

Although she was built around 12 years ago, container ship Seago Bremerhaven seems to have more attractive and sleek lines than most modern container vessels, as she sails from Felixstowe…

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…

Quiet quays at Felixstowe, 26 March 2019

Felixstowe’s quays were very quiet this morning (26 March 2019) at 9am, with just one ship alongside . . .

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.

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…