Category Archives: Container Vessels

Tug Special 3: Svitzer Sky and Gray Test.

In the third of our Tug Specials, Svitzer Sky takes the heaving line from container ship MSC Regulus, ready to pass up her rope to take position at centre lead…

APL MINNESOTA sails from the Port of Felixstowe 30/1/20

On an overcast and misty Thursday the APL Minnesota heads out from the port of Felixstowe heading for her next port of Bremerhaven. Filmed by Paul Hiett.

Heavily laden MAERSK EDMONTON arriving at the Port of Felixstowe 30/1/20

Ultra large and heavily laden Maersk Edmonton arrives at Harwich Harbour on a breezy and misty Thursday afternoon and with the assistance of Svitzer Kent, Svitzer Sky and Svitzer Deben…

13,092 TEU MSC Ruby sails towards Rotterdam; 30 January 2020

Container ship MSC Ruby heads out toward Rotterdam on the dismal morning of Thursday, 30 January 2020. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy me a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/ShippingTV Discover…

Madison Maersk sails at dawn – an ultra light Ultra Large; 29 January 2020

With a draught of just 9.9 metres, Ultra Large Container Ship Madison Maersk sails from Felixstowe at dawn, heading for her next port of Wilhelmshaven. If you enjoy what Shipping…

Ultra Large MSC Febe maiden call – real time swing; 25 January 2019

A 21 minute clip showing 23,756 TEU megaship MSC Febe swinging for berth 8 at Felixstowe, and manoevering towards the berth. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy me…

MSC Febe maiden call, part 2, rounding Beach End; 25 January 2020

Maiden call of MSC’s latest megaship – MSC Febe, a 400m vessel capable of carrying 23,756 TEU. This clip shows her rounding beach End turn, and crossing Harwich Harbour prior…

Ultra Large MSC Febe maiden call, part 1, 25 January 2020

Maiden call of MSC’s latest megaship – MSC Febe, a 400m vessel capable of carrying 23,756 TEU. This clip shows her passing along the Harwich Approach Channel, and arriving at…

Slow TV: MSC Katrina sails for Le Havre; 23 January 2020

On the quiet morning of 23 January, container ship MSC Katrina crosses Harwich Harbour and sails from Felixstowe, on her way to Le Havre. you enjoy what Shipping TV does,…

Seaspan Jakarta sails for Hamburg, 20 January 2020

In brilliant January sunshine, the smart-looking Seaspan Jakarta heads out towards her next call – Hamburg. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy me a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/ShippingTV Discover more…

Externo passes the new Tilbury 2 terminal, 17 January 2020

With a strong and very chillly breeze cutting across the Kent and Essex marshes, container ship Externo arrives at Tilbury, on the Thames. She is one of a string of…

Tug Special 2: Svitzer Sky makes fast at dawn

In the second of our Tug Specials, Svitzer Sky makes fast to container ship Cap San Vincent, after waiting for her to round Beach End Turn, as day breaks on…

China Shipping Azalea arrives before the storm, 14 January 2020

With winds of around 40+ knots expected in the afternoon, China Shipping Azalea took the opportunity of arriving just after noon, employing 3 tugs to ensure a safe swing and…

Bilbao Bridge sails from Felixstowe, 13 January 2020

On the bright morning of 13 January 2020, before the arrival of Storm Brendan, container ship Bilbao Bridge sails from Felixstowe, on her way to her next call at Hamburg….

MSC Madrid sails, 10 January 2019

MSC Madrid sails, 10 January 2019MSC Madrid sails from the port of Felixstowe the chilly and breezy morning of 10 January, 2010.Unusually, we recorded some good engine sound between 1.45…

Synergy Busan arrives at dawn, 11 January 2019

The 2009-built, 4,253 TEU container ship Synergy Busan arrives at Felixstowe as day breaks over the North Sea. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy me a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/ShippingTV…

Port of Felixstowe gains new rail service to East Midlands Gateway; 11 January 2019

Port of Felixstowe has just gained its 36th rail service – this one links the port with Maritime Transport’s strategic rail interface at the new East Midlands Gateway logistics park….

Slow TV: OOCL Japan slows and swings, 9 January 2019

Ultra large container ship OOCL Japan slows to a standstill, and starts her swings to go alongside at Felixstowe’s berth 8. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy me…

OOCL Japan arrives from Singapore, 9 January 2019

With a 25 knot SW breeze raising a chop in Harwich Harbour, 2017-built Ultra Large Container Ship OOCL Japan arrives at Felixstowe after her long voyage from Singapore. If you…

Tugs Special 1: Shotley, Deben and Kent, filmed January 2020

Specially for tug fans – Svitzer Shotley pushing Ever Globe as she slowly picks up speed with a strong beam wind; Svitzer Deben driving hard indirect to help Globe get…

CSCL Saturn sails at dawn, 8 January 2020

366 metre ultra large container ship CSCL Saturn sails from Felixstowe, just before dawn on Wednesday 8 January 2020. This video includes some colour night vision footage. If you enjoy…