Ferry Fandango at Woolwich, 10 May 2019

With high maneuverable, hi-tech ferryboats, and highly skilled and experienced masters and crews, the Woolwich Ferry presents a complex little dance each time the boats make a crossing. The northbound…

Feeder Pengalia arrives at Tilbury, 10 May 2019

The 690 TEU feeder Pengalia passes Gravesend on her way to Tilbury Dock on the Thames, approaching low water on Friday, 10 May 2019.

Just for fun: A trip on the Tilbury ferry; 10 May 2019

While filming on the Thames at Tilbury, we took the opportunity for a quick trip on the ferry – this runs to Gravesend, just over the river.

River Thames: Ro-ro Celestine sails for Vlissingen, 10 May 2019

Ro-ro ferry Celestine sails from Purfleet on the Thames towards Vlissingen, passing the waterfront of Gravesend, Kent.

Shipping TV News, 9 May 2019

A brief update on the latest from Shipping TV itself, and reminders on how to contact us, and what’s happening next.

Oil/chemical tanker SAPPHIRE arriving/berthing at ABP port of Ipswich, 8/5/19

Tanker Sapphire heads up the River Orwell and with assistance of tugs Gray Salvor and Gray Test she heads under the Orwell Bridge and enters the port of Ipswich. After…

Small vessels at Harwich Harbour, 6 May 2019

Large ships get all the attention in busy ports, but small craft like the multicat/plough dredger UKD Sealion are essential to maintain the harbour and fairways in safe and navigable…

Big Sisters Sailing Day, part 2: Ever Gentle sails after maiden call, 6 May 2019

After completing her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on the afternoon on Monday 6 May 2019, Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gentle heads away towards the North Sea…

Big Sisters Sailing Day, part 1: Ever Genius sails, 6 May 2019

With 2 of Evergreen Line’s Ultra Large Container Ships alongside at Felixstowe, Ever Genius’s departure on the morning of 6 May 2019 gives an opportunity for an up-close look at…

Maiden Call: Ever Gentle alongside working boxes; 5 May 2019

On the sunny afternoon of 5 May 2019, the very new and shiny Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gentle lies alongside at the Port of Felixstowe on her maiden call,…

Ultra Large Ever Genius arrives at Felixstowe, 4 May 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Genius arrives at Felixstowe on the very blustery morning of Saturday, 4 May 2019. All 4 of Felixstowe’s Svitzer tug fleet are employed.

Full of Empties: Cosco Italy sails for Suez, 1 May 2019

After completing her round of North European ports on this rotation, Cosco italy leaves Felixstowe heading for Suez and the Far East.

Stacked-up Maersk Edmonton arrives from Colombo, 30 April 2019

Carrying a heavy load of containers, 13.092 TEU Maersk Edmonton arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 30 April, 2019.

Shipping TV News, Sunday 28 April 2019 – new Red Funnel Ferry:

Last week saw the naming of a new Southampton – Isle of Wight freight-only ferry for Red Funnel Ferries – here’s the latest news and video of the ship:

Container ship Europe (ex CSCL Europe) arrives at Felixstowe, 25 April, 2019

Container ship Europe (renamed from CSCL Europe) arrives at Felixstowe on the breezy afternoon of 25 April, 2019.

Dredger HAM 316 at work at Felixstowe, 26 April 2019

Keeping the navigation channels and the berths clear and at the correct depth is a never-ending job – so Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers like HAM 316 find frequent employment collecting…

STV Newsclip, 26 April 2019

STV News, 26 April 2019: Trinity House seafarers protest at Harwich, forward view on container ships . . .

Plough dredger Teddy at work, 25 April 2019

Maintaining the required depth of water is vital for a busy port handling some of the world’s largest ships, and the plough’s task is to even out irregularities on the…

Ultra large OOCL SCANDINAVIA arrives at Port of Felixstowe with 3 Svitzer tugs 24/4/19

Ultra Large Container Ship 399.87m long OOCL Scandinavia arrives in Harwich Harbour after a trip from Singapore and with the assistance of Svitzer tugs Kent,Sky and Deben she does a…