2M permanently switch TA4 service from Felixstowe to Liverpool; 15 January 2019

After moving Transatlantic service TA4 temporarily from Felixstowe to Liverpool due to problems at Felixstowe, 2M have made the port change permanent.

Offshore support vessel OLYMPIC DELTA heading for Harwich 14/1/19

At 16:15 and with light fading the 92.55m length offshore support vessel Olympic Delta makes her 2nd visit to the area for another quick stop at the port of Harwich.

UK’s most barbaric seatrade continues; 12 January 2019

Live animal export for fattening and slaughter is a trade that the UK seems to want to end, but so far hasn’t . . . the latest episode has seen…

Nearly full of Empties – MSC Chloe sails, 9 January 2018

With stacks of empty containers aboard, MSC Chloe needs just a single tug and her own bowthrusters to clear away from the berth at Felixstowe on the sunny 9 January…

ARKLOW VIKING & RMS TWISTEDEN on the River Orwell at dusk 8/1/19

At 4pm and with darkness rapidly approaching the general cargo vessel Arklow Viking departs the port of Ipswich while RMS Twisteden heads up the River Orwell. Filmed by Paul Hiett.

First call: Texas Triumph sails at dawn; 8 January 2019

As the full light of day spreads over the quays and the harbour, container ship Texas Triumph heads out for the next call in her rotation – Antwerp:

SP Venture arrives at dawn, 8 January 2019

General cargo vessel SP Venture passes through Harwich Harbour on her way to Ipswich, dawn on Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Will Ramsgate finally get a Ferry? 4 January 2019

According to reports, Ramsgate is about to get a ferry to Ostend – and the operators also get a major pay-day if they can do it by 29 March, and…

MSC ZOE docks in Bremerhaven after losing 270 containers.

Footage filmed in Bremerhaven on Thursday shows the cargo ship MSC Zoe which lost around 270 containers in stormy seas off the Dutch coast.

3 Tugs for OOCL Indonesia, 3 January 2018

Ultra Large Container Ship OOCL indonesia required 3 tugs when arriving at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 3 January 2019.

QAMUTIK departs the port of ipswich 2/1/19

After a 2 week visit to the port of Ipswich the 136m length Qamutik departs around 13:00. With the assistance of tug Gray Salvor she heads under the Orwell Bridge…

First call of 2019 – MSC Gaia at Felixstowe; 1 January 2019

The first vessel to call at the Port of Felixstowe in 2019, MS Gaia arrives during the morning, to await the port returning to full operation on 2nd January 2019.

Dredger Strandway working at Newhaven, 28 December 2018

Filmed on a beautiful and calm December day, trailing suction hopper dredger Strandway working on the approach channel to the port of Newhaven; 28 December, 2018.

136m length QAMUTIK arrives/berths at Port of Ipswich, 24/12/18

At around 12.30pm on Christmas Eve the 136m length vessel Qamutik heads up the River Orwell and enters the port of Ipswich. With assistance from tugs Gray Salvor and Svitzer…

Thalassa Patris arrives at Felixstowe, 22 December 2018

The 2013-built container ship Thalassa Patris arrives at Felixstowe on the bright and breezy morning of 22 December 2018.

Murcia Maersk sails, handheld video; 16 December 2018

Just happening to be in the right place at the right time as Murcia Maersk starts to get underway ater leaving berth 9 at Felixstowe.

FWN PAULA departs port of ipswich at last light 14/12/18

At 15:30 and with the last light of the day fading rapidly the 142m length FWN PAULA departs the port of Ipswich with tug Gray Test for company and heads…

Cosco Netherlands Arrives Felixstowe, 17 December 2018

The 2013-built Cosco Netherlands arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the sunny but cold morning of 17 December 2018

Axel Maersk arrives very light; 16 December 2018

With just a handful of containers aboard, Axel Maersk arrives at Felixstowe on the bright and sunny morning of 16 December 2018.

Tanker AMETHYST heads into ABP Port of ipswich 14/12/18

Chemical/oil products tanker Amythyst heads up the River Orwell,under the Orwell Bridge and arrives at the Port of Ipswich just behind Arklow Fortune. Filmed by Paul Hiett.

89.9m length ARKLOW FORTUNE heading into the Port of Ipswich 14/12/18

On an overcast and cold Friday afternoon the general cargo vessel Arklow Fortune heads up the River Orwell,sails under the Orwell Bridge and arrives at the ABP port of Ipswich.