Tag Archives: DP World

MSC Diana sails from Felixstowe for the last time; 22 November 2018.

With the move of the AE7/Condor service from the Port of Felixstowe to DP World London Gateway, this will be the last call of MSC Diana while she is employed…

Maersk & MSC move major Far East service away from Felixstowe; 12 November 2018

The 2M shipping consortium, formed by Maersk Line and MSC, are moving their AE7/Condor service UK port from Felixstowe to London Gateway:

Felixstowe loses 2 more services, despite software “progress” claims, 1 September, 2018.

Felixstowe loses 2 more services, despite software “progress” claims: in the past few day, OOCL and CMA-CGM have switched services away from the port of Felixstowe due to software problems,…

Felixstowe Update as Levent service returns to port: 25 August 2018

As Rio Blanco arrives on 23 August, marking the return of the CMA-CGM, Seago Line and Hamburg Sud Levant service returning to Felixstowe, after a period at Southampton cause by…

Background: DP World takes over Unifeeder; 12 August 2018

Its an unusual story – global box terminal operator DP World takes over feeder operator Unifeeder, 12 August 2018. Ship shown is Spirit, 809 TEU container ship operating on Unifeeder’s…

Port of Felixstowe update – 31 July 2018:

New Shipping TV video: Latest summary of what news and information we’re getting from the Port of Felixstowe, its employees, customers, hauliers, and all the people who have been suffering…

Update from Felixstowe, 16 July

Another update from the mighty Port of Felixstowe . . . there are some fascinating rumblings out there . . .

Friday night cut and run – explained, + traffic update

A brief update from Felixstowe . . OOCL Hong Kong cuts and runs, and its time to mention the services that have gone elsewhere . . for the duration.

HMM announces details of new AEX express service; 28 Feb 2018

Hyundai Merchant Marine have just announced more details of their AEX Asia-Europe Express service, including port calls and transit times, 28 February 2018:

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…

Video: Ted Ingham’s Shipping Highlights of 2017

A 10 minute video by the excellent Ted Ingham of shipping highlights he filmed through the lens of the Panasonic Lumix FZ 1000 from the shoreline and from his Colvic…

UASC Jebel Ali arrives Felixstowe, 6 November 2017

The 2012-built 13,500 TEU container ship Jebel Ali arrives at Felixstowe, around noon, on the 6th November 2017

Merete Maersk departs Southampton Docks towards Singapore, 2 September 2017

Ultra Large Container Ship Merete Maersk arrived in Southampton Docks 2/9/17 from Rotterdam in the Netherlands for a 09:00am – 09:30am arrival and departed later in the early evening at…

Timelapse: MOL Tribute maiden arrival in Southampton, 27August 2017

Timelapse video showing arrival of MOL Tribute on her maiden arrival at DP World container terminal in Southampton. Filmed by Andrew Mcalpine.

MSC Rifaya Inbound Southampton 31 Aug 2017

The 2017-built Ultra Large Container Ship MSC Rifaya approaches the quay at DP World container terminal, Southampton on 31st August, 2017. Filmed by Pam Massey.

Promo video: DP World London Gateway

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

UASC ‘Umm Qarn’ Container Ship arrives at Southampton, 9 July 2017

The 15,000 TEU UASC Container Ship Umm Qarn arrives in Southampton from Tangier, passing Town Quay for DP World Southampton berth SCT5 but she was a little earlier than expected….

MSC Rifaya 1st call at DP World Southampton

MSC Container Ship the ‘MSC Rifaya’ arrived in Southampton today 13th June 2017 for scheduled arrival in DP World Container Terminal at about 17:45pm and is assisted by tugs Svitzer…

CMA CGM Jules Verne heads for DP World Southampton, 14 May 2017

The containership CMA CGM Jules Verne passes Mayflower Park after having arrived from Algeciras and makes her way to DP World Container Terminal being assisted by tugs Svitzer Bargate taking…

MOL Triumph – World’s Largest Containership – Maiden Call, Southampton 11/5/17

Thursday 11th May saw the arrival from Tangier of the now largest containership to date to call in the UK/Northern Europe, the “MOL Triumph” in service from March 2017 make…

MOL Quartz sailing for Singapore from Southampton, 14/4/17

Container Ship MOL Quartz departing at 13:14pm Friday 14 April 2017, on another windy day, from Southampton’s DP World Container Terminal berth SCT5, outbound for Singapore. Filmed by Steve Carrett.