Category Archives: Business

Hansa Heavy Lift delivers Shiploader to Angola; February 2018

Hansa Heavy Lift transported a massive shipload from Antwerp, Belgium to the Port of Namibe, Angola, in February 2018:

MTS Valour departs Felixstowe with her tow, 6 February 2018

Tug MTS Valour sails from Felixstowe, with her tow, barge Terra Marique, mid-morning on 6 February 2018. They are heading for Ellesmere Port, due to arrive there on Sunday, 11th…

MRSV Siem N Sea sails from Harwich, 1 Feb 2018

Multipurpose field & ROV Support Vessel Siem N-Sea passes container ship MSC New York as she sails from Harwich, 1 January 2018:

Dredger Sunday 3: Reynaert inbound, Freeway outbound, 28 Jan 2018

Dredger Sunday, part 3: Dredger Reynaert inbound for regular maintenance dredging around Felixstowe’s berths, while Freeway takes anound load out to the dumping ground:

Dredger Sunday, pt 2: crew change on Freeway, 28 Jan 2018

Dredger Sunday, part 2: a crew member leaves Freeway and heads for Harwich on Sunday morning, 28 January 2018 :

Dredger Sunday, part 1: Freeway at work, 28 Jan 2018

Dredger Sunday 28 January 2018, part 1: Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger Freeway working on the Felixstowe berth 9 finger infill on Sunday morning:

CMA CGM Takes Delivery of 20,600 TEU CMA CGM Antoine De Saint Exupery.

French shipping company CMA CGM has taken delivery of its latest vessel, the 20,600 TEU capacity CMA CGM Antoine De Saint Exupery. She will enter into service on 6 February…

Work begins on Felixstowe berth 9 infill; 10 January 2018

A crane barge has now arrived at Felixstowe as work begins on the reclamation of 3.2 hectares of seabed, and the creation of 13 hectares of new container stacks.

Up Close: Pilot disembarking from Bulk Carrier “NORD VIRGO”, River Plate, January 2018

Pilot Boat Sea Pilot – maneuvering to disembark the Rio de La Plata Pilot from the outbound Bulk Carrier Nord Virgo:

Unique video “Flying on the Maersk”, Port of Seattle

Have you ever wanted to be there when the twistlocks are released on the top layer of boxes on a big container ship? This excellent video by Dean Wallace will…

New London port Tilbury 2 comes closer; 18 Dec 2017

New Shipping TV news video: New ro-ro and bulker port Tilbury 2 moves a step closer – intended to open in the 2nd quarter of 2020:

Work starts on latest stage of expansion at the Port of Felixstowe; 14 Dec 2017

Preparatory work is beginning on the construction of approximately 13 hectares of paved container yard directly behind Berth 9. The work will include the reclamation of 3.2 hectares of seabed…

MTS Taktow and MTS Vanquish with their tow, 17 Nov, 2017

Filmed as part of a lens test, tugs MTS Taktow (in the lead) and MTS Vanquish (astern) take their tow out of Harwich on Friday, 17 November 2017.

Haven Hornbill heading out, 23 Oct 2017

Multi-role vessel Haven Hornbill heading out of Harwich Harbour for a day’s work, 23rd October 2017:

Research/Survey vessel Horizon Geobay heading towards Harwich, 11 oct 17

Horizon Geosciences’ research and survey vessel Horizon Geobay heading toward Harwich International Port, mid-day on Wednesday 11 October 2017. You can now become a patron of Shipping TV for just…

Launch of Symphony Spirit, 25 August, 2017

On Friday the 25th of August, 11.00 hrs, Nb. 421 was launched in Leer. Nb. 421 named as ‘Symphony Spirit’ is the fifth vessel in a series of 6 that…

Stranded pipe saga comes to an end . .

Do you remember those massive pipes which were stranded on the Norfolk and Suffolk shores of the UK? Here are a couple of them being towed back to the manufacturing…

STS crane demolition, Freeport Bahamas.

Successful Demolition of a 1200 ton container crane at Freeport Bahamas by O’Brien Demolition:

Promo video: DP World London Gateway

Here’s the latest promo video from DP World London Gateway, published June 19 2017:

ONYX ACE – MITSUI OSK LINES vehicles carrier

The MITSUI OSK LINES vehicles carrier ONYX ACE passing through the Kanmon Strait. Filmed by

Port of Felixstowe buys 2 new cranes, raises height of 10 more existing cranes on Trinity Terminal:

The Port of Felixstowe has ordered two new gantry cranes for its Berths 8&9 and work has started to raise 10 of the existing cranes on Trinity Terminal at the…