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Feeder Dornbusch arrives from Rotterdam; 15 October

1996-built feeder container ship Dornbusch arrives at Felixstowe on her regular North Sea circuit . . . morning of Tesday, 15 October 2019

MSC Maria Saveria inbound, Andromeda J outbound, 30 September 2019

366m container ship MSC Maria Saveria arrives from Le Havre, passing feeder Andromeda J, heading out towards Grangemouth.

Vayenga Maersk making 10 knots, 29 August 2019

With Ultra Large Container Ships from the Port of Felixstowe getting up to 7 or 8 knots to round Beach End Turn at the entrance to Harwich Harbour, its good…

Tugs Svitzer Kent and Gray Test to the rescue as Atlantic Comet has engine trouble, 21 July 2019.

Feeder Atlantic Comet was towed into Harwich Harbour and berthed at Felixstowe by tugs Svitzer Kent and Gray Test after apparently suffering engine trouble on her way south from Grangemouth,…

Ice-class VENTA MAERSK departs port of Felixstowe, 18/7/19

200m length ice-class feeder Venta Maersk heads out through Harwich Harbour heading for Kotka, Finland. Filmed by Paul Hiett.

VUOKSI MAERSK departing the port of felixstowe 11/7/19

200m length ice-class Vuoksi Maersk departs the UK Port of Felixstowe and heads off for her next stop of Kotka in Finland.

Containership OLAND departing Port of Felixstowe 5/7/19

137.5m length feeder containership Oland departs the Port of Felixstowe and starts her journey to her next stop of Tyne, in the north east of the UK.

Vaga Maersk sails after first call at Felixstowe, 30 May 2019

Ice class superfeeder Vaga Maersk sails from the Port of Felixstowe after completing her first call, on the morning of 30 May 2019.

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.

Feeder Wes Janine sails for the Baltic, 20 February 2019

Looking smart as she sails from the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 20 February 2019, feeder Wes Janine heads across the north Sea towards the Baltic and Gothenburg.

Ice-Class superfeeder Vayenga Maersk sails, 4 October 2018

Now settling into her routine rotation, Vayenga Maersk sails from Felixstowe after her second call. Filmed late afternoon, 4 October 2018:

Maiden call: superfeeder Vayenga Maersk sailing, early morning 6 September, 2018

Brand new 3,596 TEU ice-class Vayenga Maersk sailing from the Port of Felixstowe after her maiden call, at 7am LT on 6 September 2018. She has a strengthened hull for…

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…

Feeder Beate sailing for Teesport, 5 June 2018

The 868 TEU feeder Beate heads off towards Teesport after calling at Felixstowe – she’s seen here in Harwich Approach Channel on Tuesday morning.

Feeder Francop arrives at Felixstowe, 18 Feb 2018

Feeder Francop arrives at the Port of Felixstowe as the light starts to fade on Sunday, 18 February 2018:

Spirit sails into the snow, 7 Feb 2018

809 TEU feeder container ship Spirit sails out of Felixstowe into a snowy North Sea on the cold morning of 7 February, 2018:

Adelina D arrives with the last light, 8 Jan 2018

On her regular route around the North Sea and Baltic, the 1,579 TEU container vessel Adelina D makes a late afternoon arrival at Felixstowe on 8 January 2018.

Feeder Maike D arriving Felixstowe, last light; 8 Jan 2018

Often ignored in all the comings and goings of major vessels, feeders like Maike D distribute containers to smaller ports around the North Sea.

Feeder Iris Bolten sails from Felixstowe, 17 May 2017

974 TEU feeder Iris Bolten hustles away from Felixstowe, heading towards Teesport, on the morning of 17th May 2017.

Feeder Andromeda J sails towards Rotterdam, 26 August 2016

974 TEU North Sea feeder container ship Andromeda J of BG Freight Lines sails from Felixstowe toward Rotterdam – the next port on her everlasting circuit, 26th August, 2016:

Jonni Ritscher working alongside at Felixstowe, 4 August 2016

Geared container ship Jonni Ritscher working boxes alongside at Felixstowe’s berth 9 – unusual to see a vessel of this size on this berth, usually reserved for Ultra Large Container…