Tag Archives: London Gateway

Maersk Horsburgh making 16 knots down the Thames, 3 July 2019

Sailing from her UK call at London Gateway, Maersk Horsburgh makes a comfortable 16 knots down the River Thames, with Southend on Sea in the background.

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:

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…

Update from Felixstowe, 16 July

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

New London port Tilbury 2 comes closer; 18 Dec 2017

New Shipping TV news video: New ro-ro and bulker port Tilbury 2 moves a step closer – intended to open in the 2nd quarter of 2020:

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…

STV Ferry Week: Pride of Kent sailing from Calais, 3 Oct 2017

1992-built P&O ferry Pride of Kent leaving the ramp and sailing from Calais, breezy morning of 3rd October 2017. You can now become a patron of Shipping TV for just…

Promo video: DP World London Gateway

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

Maiden call – MSC Tina on the Thames, 31 March 2017

MSC’s latest monster container ship, MSC Tina, made her UK and Northern European maiden call on the afternoon of Friday 31 March 2017, at DP World London Gateway. Filmed passing…

From our sister channel, Trucking TV: box delivery into London Gateway

Unique footage filmed inside the UK’s newest port, London Gateway, in the final instalment of Trucking TV’s Driver’s Day with Paul and Darren of Goaty Trucking, – the first ever…

Down the Thames aboard MV Balmoral, passing London Gateway, 24 June 2016

A short clip filmed aboard 1949-built MV Balmoral, passing the UK’s newest port, London Gateway opened in 2013.

UASC drops Felixstowe call, moves another to Gateway, July 2016

UASC’s Al Mashrab has dropped her Felixstowe call due for 16th July 2016, and shift the Al Dahna’s call, due for 24th July, to London Gateway.

2 new cranes for London Gateway, 2 more on way . . 20 June 2016

DP World’s London Gateway is getting ahead with preparations for their new berth opening with 2 new cranes arriving on 15th June, 2016, and 2 more due to arrive on…

Rio De La Plata arriving at Felixstowe, 12 May 2016

Hamburg Sud vessel Rio De La Plata arriving at Felixstowe at 18:00 from London Gateway, Thursday, 12 May 2016. Filmed by Paul Hiett.

COSCO, China Shipping merge to form giant; 18 Feb 2016

State-owned shipping companies COSCO and China Shipping merge to form a massive, 830 vessel global shipping company:

UASC Ultra Large fleet continues Gateway calls; 17 Feb 2016

Al Dahna last weekend, Barzan two weeks after – London Gateway receives UASC major vessels as Ocean 3 alliance in trouble:

Up close and personal with Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller on the Thames, 30 Jan 2016

Its hard to comprehend just how huge and imposing modern Ultra Large Container Ships are – until you get right up close! Here we are alongside Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller as…

Gateway wins Maersk Samba service from Tilbury, 26 Jan 2016

DP World London Gateway has won Maersk Lines South American Samba service from Tilbury, starting 21st March 2016:

UK Maiden Call: UASC Al Zubara at London Gateway, 25 Jan 2015

UASC ultra large container ship alongside for her maiden call at London Gateway on the Thames, 25th January, 2016.