Category Archives: Shipspotting

UP close: Ever Gifted lets go and clears the quay; 25 June 2019

An up-close view of Felixstowe’s mooring party letting go of Ever Gifted’s stern ropes, and the ship easing away from the quayside at berth 9.

Shipping TV Shipping & Logistics News, 26 June 2019

A news update from Shipping TV: Cruise Liner gets a bump on her way out to sea . . . Road Freight – 931 thefts from road transport trucks in…

UP Close: Svitzer Deben makes fast to Ever Gifted, 25 June 2019

As Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gifted prepares to sail from Felixstowe, ASD tug Svitzer Deben picks up the ship’s heaving line and sends up her towline to make fast.

Triple-E Mette Maersk gathers way and sails for Antwerp, 24 June 2019

After reaching a safe position well clear of the quay, Mette Maersk goes ahead and sails toward her next call on this rotation, on Monday 24 June 2019. Please note…

Timelapse: Triple-E Mette Maersk leaves the quay, 24 June 2019

One of the last of the 1st generation of Triple_E container ships, Mette Maersk leaves berth 8 at the Port of Felixstowe, employing 2 Svitzer tugs and her own thrusters,…

World’s Biggest Container Ships, April & May 2019

A selection of the world’s biggest container ships, approx 400 metres long, filmed calling at the Port of Felixstowe, UK, during April and May 2019.

Zhen Hua 24 delivers 4 remote-control RTGs to Felixstowe, 21 June 2019

Converted oil-tanker Zhen Hua 24 arrives at Felixstowe to deliver 4 new remote-control Rubber Tyred Gantry Cranes, for use in the berths 8 and 9 stackyard. The cranes are valued…

Shipping TV Shipping & Logistics NEWS, Friday 21 June 2019

A new version of a twice weekly news show from Shipping TV, dealing with the wider shipping and logistics industries around Europe and the World.

Smart-looking Cap San Juan arrives Felixstowe, 21 June 2019

Looking very smart in her red livery, 10,600 TEU container ship Cap San Juan arrives at the Port of Felixstowe early on the bright morning of 21 June 2019.

Maersk Eureka swings and berths on her first call at Felixstowe; 18 June 2019

Ex-Hanjin Hooso, now Maersk Eureka swings and goes alongside at Felixstowe, on her first call at the UK port.

First Call: Maersk Eureka arrives at Felixstowe. 18 June 2019.

Previously the Hanjin Hooso, 13092 TEU container ship Maersk Eureka arrives direct from Colombo for her first call at the Port of Felixstowe on Tuesday, 18 June 2019.

Ever Glory sails from Felixstowe at 06.00, 18 June 2019

After completing her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe, Ultra Large Container ship Ever Glory heads out into the North Sea. Her scrubber installation, the white structure just ahead…

Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Glory swings and berths at Felixstowe. 16 June 2019

Part 2 of our coverage of the arrival of Ever Glory, Evergreen Line’s later new Ultra Large Container Ship, at the port of Felixstowe on the morning of 16 June…

Ever Glory: Evergreen’s new green clean machine arrives at Felixstowe, 16 June 2019

Ever Glory, Evergreen Line’s later new Ultra Large Container Ship arrived at the port of Felixstowe this morning, 16 June 2019. She is the first of the line’s major vessels…

Slow TV: very agile Delphis Finland swings for berth 8 in realtime; 14 June 2019

Ice-class feed Delphis Finland swings in realtime to berth alongside at Felixstowe’s berth 8, using her bow and stern thrusters and flap rudder to execute a very smart swing. She…

Geared general cargo ship COPENHAGEN heading into Ipswich 14/6/19

With the sun setting the 108m length Copenhagen heads up the River Orwell, sailing under the Orwell bridge and heads into the ABP Port of Ipswich.

Delphis Finland arrives light, passing DFDS ro-ro Suecia Seaways; 14 June 2019

Ice-class container ship Delphis Finland arrives at the Port of Felixstowe, looking very light, on the breezy morning of 14 June 2019. She passes DFDS freight ro-ro Suecia at the…

Rare footage! A long way up – Lifeboat Recovery aboard OOCL Hong Kong; 14 June 2019

Rare footage of a routine job aboard an Ultra Large Container Ship, OOCL Hong Kong as she recovers a lifeboat after test launching, engine and systems test, while the ship…

Cosco Azalea sails for Singapore; 13 June 2019

After completing her maiden call at Felixstowe, Cosco Shipping Azalea casts off her lines and leaves the quay, assisted by tugs. Her next port will be Singapore, after which she’ll…

Maersk Exeter (ex Hyundai Speed) First Call, part 2: dead slow astern; 10 June 2019

After swinging, Maersk Exeter goes astern up to her berth, No 7 at Felixstowe, and a touch of ahead brings her to a stop. The, using tugs and thrusters, she…

Maiden Call: Cosco Shipping Azalea at Felixstowe, 11 June 2019

The latest Ultra Large Container Ship from the far east, Cosco Shipping Azalea, made her UK maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 11 June, 2019