Tag Archives: Cosco

CSCL Jupiter arrives looking tired and hard-worked; 4 November 2019

366m container ship CSCL Jupiter arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 4 November 2019, looking well due for a good paint and clean up . ….

Cosco Belgium sails in a Force 6 breeze; 4 September 2019

With an WNW strong breeze blowing the ship onto the berth, a pair of Svitzer tugs have to work hard to get 365m Cosco Belgium clear of berth 8 at…

Ultra Large Cosco Shipping Galaxy sails from Felixstowe, 17 August 2019

Now on her second rotation around Northern European ports, Cosco Shipping Galaxy clears berth 9 at Felixstowe, and heads out towards the North Sea and Zeebrugge, her next port.

Cosco Netherlands clears the quay and gathers way; 7 August 2019

Looking smart in her blue livery, 366 metre container ship Cosco Netherlands clears berth 9 at Felixstowe, and gathers way to leave the harbour – the next time her screw…

Cosco Shipping Star sails after completing her maiden call at Felixstowe; 3 August 2019

Cosco Shipping’s latest 400m ultra large container ship, the 21,237 TEU Cosco Shipping Star, completes her Northern European maiden call at Felixstowe, and departs towards Zeebrugge, on the beautiful morning…

Cosco Portugal leaves the berth and gathers way; 1 August 2019

366 metre container ship Cosco Portugal leaves berth 9 at Felixstowe, and gathers way, heading back towards the Far East to complete this rotation.

Maiden voyage COSCO SHIPPING STAR arrival/berthing at port of Felixstowe 1/8/19

399.87m length Cosco Shipping Star arrives in Harwich Harbour on her maiden voyage from Singapore and with Felixstowe tugs Svitzer Shotley, Svitzer Sky and Svitzer Deben in assistance she swings…

Maiden Call: Cosco shipping Star arrives direct from Singapore, 1 August 2019

Steaming along the Harwich approach channel, brand new Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Star heads towards Beach End turn and Harwich Harbour, making for berth 9 at Felixstowe for…

First Call: Cosco Shipping Rose at Felixstowe, 22 July 2019

Making her first call at Felixstowe, 366 metre long container ship Cosco Shipping Rose looks smart in her mid-blue livery – showing up well in the strong summer sun. This…

Big Ships Up Close: Cosco Shipping Aquarius clears the quay and gets under way; 12 June 2019

Cosco Shipping’s latest sea-monster, Aquarius, is cleared from the quayside by the tugs and her own thrusters, and swings to line up for the start of the Beach End Turn,…

Big Ships Up Close: Svitzer Shotley makes fast to Cosco Aquarius ; 12 June 2019

On the beautiful evening of Friday 12th July 2019, tug Svitzer Shotley makes fast to Cosco Shipping Aquarius, and the mooring party lets go of the the big ship’s mooring…

Timelapse: Cosco Shipping Aquarius berthing, 3x timelapse; 11 July 2019

Taking all the time they need, and a great deal of care, the pilot and master of the Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Aquarius lay her gently alongside the…

Maiden Call: Ultra Large Cosco Shipping Aquarius arrives direct from Singapore, 11 July 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Aquarius arrives to make her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe, stacked with boxes direct from her last port, Singapore, and from other…

Cosco Azalea sails for Singapore; 13 June 2019

After completing her maiden call at Felixstowe, Cosco Shipping Azalea casts off her lines and leaves the quay, assisted by tugs. Her next port will be Singapore, after which she’ll…

Maiden Call: Ultra Large Cosco Shipping Galaxy, 23 May – part 3: TIMELAPSE, coming alongside.

This final part of our coverage of Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Galaxy’s maiden arrival at Felixstowe is a timelapse study of her coming alongside berth 9.

Maiden Call: Ultra Large Cosco Shipping Galaxy, 23 May – part 2, entering harbour.

Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Galaxy completes Beach End turn to enter Harwich Harbour for her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on the afternoon of 23 May,…

Maiden Call: Ultra Large Cosco Shipping Galaxy, 23 May – part 1, in the approach channel

Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Galaxy arrives in Harwich Approach Channel for her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on the afternoon of 23 May, 2019. Part 2…

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.

Cosco Denali sails, 25 March 2019

2018-built container ship Cosco Shipping Denali sails from Felixstowe on the bright and breezy morning of Monday 25 March, 2019.

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

Cosco Shipping Himalayas gathers way, 3 October 2018

Looking very smart on Cosco Shipping’s new blue hull colour, Cosco Shipping Himalayas gathers way and heads out into the North Sea, 3 October 2018.