Tag Archives: car carrier

Video: Fire-stricken Sincerity Ace under tow towards Imari Bay.

Sincerity Ace was abandoned following a fire on New Year’s Eve roughly 2,000 miles from northwest of Hawaii. Sadly, 5 of her 21 crew members lost their lives in the…

Vehicles carrier VIKING AMBER arriving at Great Yarmouth 1/3/19

An unusual visitor arrives off the Great Yarmouth/Gorleston coast as vehicle carrier VIKING AMBER heads for the outer harbour.With the assistance of. Lowestoft tug EMS BOXER and visiting tug VIKING…

Car Carrier ‘NOCC Baltic’ sailing from Southampton, 2 July 2017

The Norwegian Car Carrier ‘NOCC Baltic’ sailing from Southampton’s 102 berth at about 17:59pm 2nd July 2017 for Flushing (Vlissingen) in the Netherlands. She had arrived 1st July 2017 from…

vehicle carrier DONG-A METIS on the river thames 23/8/16

199m x 32m vehicle carrier DONG-A METIS swinging off Tilbury ro-ro berth with 2 tugs and heading out on the Thames in the sunshine for her next port of Bremerhaven….

Japanese waters: HOEGH TRAPPER – HOEGH AUTOLINERS vehicles carrier

The HOEGH AUTOLINERS fourth New Horizon class post-panamax vehicles carrier HOEGH TRAPPER sailed the Kanmon Strait on maiden voyage to Yokohama from Shanghai via Pusan. Filmed by Japanese videomaker binmel…

Ramsgate Ro-Ro Revival, part 2 – customer view and future plans

No port can survive without satisfied customers – so we meet James Humphrey of Gefco, to discover his experience of Ramsgate, and then we rejoin Harbour Master Rob Brown to…

Ramsgate Ro-Ro Revival, part 1 – new weekly PCTC service

After being unused since 2013, when Transeuropa Ferries ceased operation, Ramsgate ramps are back at work with a new weekly service from Zeebrugge . . and the port is planning…

Hoegh Osaka returns to Southampton without capsizing . .

Vehicle carrier Hoegh Osaka returned to ABP’s port of Southampton on the 28th April 2015, after a period out of service for repairs. She managed to avoid tipping over this…

Hoegh Osaka sails for repair – 10th February, 2015

The car carrier Hoegh Osaka was able to leave Southampton for Falmouth, where she will be repaired after the January grounding before returning to service – filmed by Patrica Dempsey…

Hoegh Osaka – watch as she went aground:

AIS technology firm SRT Marine Technology was able to recreate the actual movements of the Höegh Osaka as she departed Southampton and eventually beached herself on Brambles Bank utilizing their…

Aerial footage of Hoegh Osaka aground . .

An interesting aerial view of Hoegh Osaka, as she lays aground:

Miraculous Ace, inbound New Jersey – aerial view

A new drone-filmed movie by Meow Man from the Kills, New Jersey, as car carrier Miraculous Ace arrives – now these really are ships shaped like boxes . .

Euphrates Highway departing Southampton

With this video we’re welcoming Steve Carrett, an excellent shipping videographer working around the Port of Southampton. Vehicle carrier Euphrates Highway, GRT 59,447, built 2012, departing Southampton’s Ocean Dock 44…

City of Rotterdam – wind-cheating car carrier . .

City of Rotterdam is a 21,143 GRT car carrier, used around Northern Europe for moving new Nissan cars between factories and markets. Her rounded bow profile is said to reduce…