Category Archives: Ferries

STV Ferry Week 2017: Cote des Dunes sails from Calais, 2nd Oct 2017

2001-built ferry DFDS Cote des Dunes sails from the port of Calais into a 20 knot westerly, Monday 2nd October 2017.

Spirit of Britain arriving Calais, 2nd Oct 2017

Shipping TV Ferry Week – Spirit of Britain arrives Calais, with a 20 knot westerly breeze, 2 October, 2017:

Ferry Week: Big Sister’s Little Sister passes by, 2nd October 2017

Freight Ferry European Seaway filmed from the stern deck of Spirit of Britain as they pass in the Calais approach channel:

STV blog from Calais, 2nd October 2017

Just a little chat about this trip to France – First webcast on Facebook live about 2pm:

FERRY WEEK 2017: Ferry Week 2017: Suecia Seaways swings and berths at Vlaardingen.

Timelapse movie filmed as part of our 2015 series, North Sea Ro-Ro – Captain Ole Nielsen swings Suecia Seaways, and takes her astern into the berth at Vlaardingen. You can…

2 accident videos: ferry hits parked trailers while coming alongside

The ferry Kydon did some damage at the port of Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic after striking a pier while mooring on Thursday. Her bow hit the pier and…

Port of Ramsgate targets RoRo traffic for brighter and busier future:

New Shipping TV news video: At April’s Multimodal exhibition at the NEC ,the Port of Ramsgate was setting out its case for attracting new RoRo traffic:

Busy Friday evening at Harwich part 1: 17th March, 2017

Tugs under way, Paper Moon outbound, ro-ro ferry Severine and container ship Maersk Gibraltar inbound., breezy late afternoon of Friday, 17th March 2017

Storm Doris: Ro-ro Britannia Seaways leaves her berth with 2 tugs, 23 February 2017

Ro-ro Ferries like Britannia Seaways are designed to carry out all their manoeuvres under their own power, using their powerful bowthrusters and twin engines, and Becker rudders to control propeller…

Stena Foreteller arrives Harwich, 17 February 2017

Ro-ro Stena Foreteller arriving at Harwich for her regular call, Friday 17th February 2017.

Spirit of Tasmania in a bumpy sea . . 5 November, 2016

Some high quality shots of ferry Spirit of Tasmania, as she sails her regular route across Bass Strait: Spirit of Tasmania 5Nov16 from Lester on Vimeo.

Paddle Steamer Waverley sails from Harwich, 2 October 2016

The 1946-built paddle steamer Waverley sailing from Harwich on the morning of Sunday, 2nd September 2016

Stena Foreteller arriving for Harwich Navyard, 11 September 2016

The 2002-built freight ferry Stena Foreteller arriving at Harwich for Harwich Navyard. She serves a number of ports in the UK, Northern Europe and Baltic.

Stena Britannica sails from Harwich on one propshaft, 11 September, 2016

With one of her 2 propshafts out of service, ropax Stena Britannica sails from Harwich on the 11th September 2016, heading towards the Hook of Holland. With only one shaft…

Down the Thames aboard MV Balmoral, passing London Gateway, 24 June 2016

A short clip filmed aboard 1949-built MV Balmoral, passing the UK’s newest port, London Gateway opened in 2013.

Britannia Seaways sailing for Rotterdam, 22 July 2016

DFDS RoRo ferry Britannia Seaways sailing for Rotterdam on the bright morning of 22nd July 2016.

Japanese Waters: FERRY DOUGO swings and berths for her maiden voyage; 17 July 2016

The Ocean Trans brand new roro/passenger ship FERRY DOUGO arrives at the port of Shin-moji, swings and berths before loading passengers and vehicles for her maiden voyage on 17th July…

Stena Britannica sailing from Harwich, 29 June 2016

The 1,200 passenger RoPax Stena Britannica sailing from Harwich toward Rotterdam, 29th June 2016:

Japanese waters: ConRO – Sinokor Ulsan

Shown passing through Kanmon Strait, Container RoRo ship Sinokor Ulsan, GT 5,356. Filmed by Japanese ship spotter JG2AS.