Tag Archives: Harwich

Ferry Somerset sails for Rotterdam, 19 April 2019

On the bright morning of 19 April 2019, freight ferry Somerset sails from Harwich for Rotterdam.

Vayenga Maersk making 15 – 16 knots; 4 April 19

2018-built ice-class container ship Vayenga Maersk making 15 – 16 knots as she approaches Felixstowe in Harwich approach channel, afternoon of 4 April 2019

Trinity House seamen to strike on 3 April 2019

The first strike by seamen working for Trinity House in more than 500 years is due to happen on Wednesday, 3rd April 2019:

3 ships passsing by, 27 March 2019: Speciality, APL Oregon, Arklow Fern

A busy 15 minutes at Harwich Harbour on the morning of 27 March, 2019, as chemical/oil tanker Speciality heads in for Harwich, container ship APL Oregon sails from Felixstowe, and…

Progres towed into Harwich, 24 March 2019

After experiencing problems on her way to Peterhead, general cargo vessel Progres is towed into Harwich Harbour by tugs Grey Test and Svitzer Shotley. Filmed at last light, 7pm, on…

Tanker CHEMICAL PROVIDER outbound from Harwich in windy conditions, 12/3/19

134m oil/chemical tanker Chemical Provider passing through Harwich Harbour outbound from Harwich in the windy and rough conditions, heading for Rotterdam.

(AHTS) SIEM RUBY arrives at a windy Harwich Harbour 12/3/19

Offshore Anchor Handling Tug Supply ship arrives at a very windy and overcast Harwich Harbour on her way from the East Anglia 1 windfarm to the port of Harwich. Filmed…

Tanker ANTARES passing through Harwich Harbour 27/2/19

79m chemical/oil tanker Antares arrives at a misty Harwich Harbour on her way to berth at the port of Harwich.

Stena Hollandica heads for the Hook, 27 February 2019

On the sunny and calm morning of Wednesday 27 February, ferry Stena Hollandica builds speed as she heads out into the North Sea towards the Hook of Holland.

SEABED WORKER passing through Harwich Harbour 19/2/19

Multi Purpose Support Vessel Seabed Worker arrives in Harwich Harbour on her way into the port of Harwich.

Amaranth out to anchor, 5 February 2019

Oil and Chemical tanker Amaranth heads out toward the anchorage after completing cargo operations at Harwich, to wait until she can go up the River Orwell to Ipswich, her next…

Container ship Navios Azure arrives, 5 February 2019

2007-built container ship Navios Azure arrives at Felixstowe on the misty morning of Tuesday, 5 February 2019:

Arklow Wave & Atlantic Mate pass, 27 January 2019

Arklow Wave, heading up the River Orwell for Ipswich, passes product tanker Atlantic Mate, which has just sailed from harwich, on the breezy morning of 27 January 2019.

30 knot winds mean 4 tugs for CSCL Pacific Ocean, 27 January 2018

With winds gusting to around 30 knots, and high container stacks generating massive windage, container ship CSCL Pacific Ocean required 4 tugs to lift her away from the quay at…

Oil/chemical tanker ORALUNA heading for Port of Felixstowe 20/1/19

103m tanker Oraluna arrives at Harwich Harbour heading for the Port of Felixstowe and to berth on Trinity 2.

Miaden call: Ultra Large Ever Gifted at Felixstowe, 20 January, 2019

20,388 TEU Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gifted makes her maiden call at Felixstowe on the morning of Sunday 20 January 2019.

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.

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

4-ship morning: Stena Britannica heads for Rotterdam; 12 December 2018

North Sea ferry Stena Britannica turns into Harwich Harbour from the River Stour, and heads out – next stop, Hook of Holland.

4-ship morning SC Chengdu sails from Harwich, 12 December 2018

On the busy morning of 12 December 2018, product tanker SC Chengdu sails from Harwich, bound for Teeside.