Tag Archives: London Gateway

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MBNA Clippers launch new commuter boats on the Thames:

Two new high speed catamarans that have travelled over 15,000 miles from where they were built in Tasmania, Australia, have today arrived in their new home the River Thames in…


PS Waverley arrives, loads and sails, 27th September 2015

1947 built paddle steamer Waverley arrives at Harwich at approx 10am, and sails for Tower Bridge at 11am on Sunday, 27th September 2015.

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UASC Barzan coming alongside at London Gateway,

Operations on UASC Barzan, one of the world’s largest container ships, at DP World London Gateway: Timelapse: UASC Barzan at DP World London Gateway from DP World London Gateway on…


10,000 TEU container ship Cezanne alongside at London gateway, 20 July 2015

Oceanbulk Maritime SA’s 2015 10,000 TEU containership Cezanne alongside at London Gateway, prior to sailing for Antwerp to take up a place on Maersk Line’s ME1 rotation, which links North…

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London Gateway opens 1st major logistics park building, 20 July 2015

DP World London Gateway, the UK’s new port on the Thames, opened it first major building on it own logistics park – a multi-user distribution centre covering 180,000 square feet.

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Kotug adds 1 new tug for Thames, 2 for Bremerhaven

Rotterdam towage operator has added 3 new tugs to its fleet – 1 for the Thames, and 2 for Bremerhaven.

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Aboard Mark Prior, onto the berth at Deptford – then home – part 4

The 4th and final part of this Shipping TV special takes us up to the berth at Brewers Wharf, Deptford Creek, where Mark Prior has to be carefully and skilfully…

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Aboard Mark Prior, Up the Thames – part 3

We’ve rounded Shoeburyness, passed the mighty Southend Pier, and we’re on the home run for central London, aboard Mark Prior, a 295 tonne dwt sand carrier. Join Skipper Peter Barc,…

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Tilbury wins new NFT reefer distribution centre

Forth Port’s London Container Terminal will be gaining a new refrigerated distribution centre for operator NFT by the end of 2015:

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Munkebo Maersk comes alongside at London Gateway . .

Here’s the latest Triple-E to arrive at our shores, Munkebo Maersk, making her 1st call at London Gateway, this morning 26th February, 2015.

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DP World London Gateway gets Triple-E + Maersk Line boosts profits

In an out-of-the-blue move, Maersk Line triple-E vessel Munkebo Maersk is calling at London Gateway on Thursday 26th February, while Maersk Line have declared a big profits jump for 2014.

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London Gateway says 3rd berth to open in 2nd half 2016

DP World’s new UK port, London Gateway, says its 3rd berth will open for trade during the 2nd half of 2016.

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Pentalver to open permanent London Gateway depot:

Container service operator Pentalver has announced plans to develop a permanent container depot at DP World London Gateway.

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A year afloat with Victor; 14 Jan 2015, part 2

Part 2 of Shipping TV’s report from our first day out aboard Sailing Barge Victor, as we follow her through the 120th year of her working life. This time, we…

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Felixstowe extension work + larger ships due soon . .

Main piling is now complete on the new Felixstowe finger quay, while larger ships are starting to put the pressure on UK ports . . .

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London Gateway timelapse . .

Here’s the latest timelapse movie from DP World London Gateway . . .

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CMA-CGM takes over OPDR feeder line; 27 November 2014

The world’s 3rd largest container line, CMA-CGM, have taken over feeder line OPDR . .

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Gateway wins 1st service from Felixstowe . .

HPUK’s port of Felixstowe has lost its first regular service to new competitor London Gateway, which has also claimed 2 new services – one from CSAV, and another from Hamburg…


London Gateway comes up towards 1st anniversary

London Gateway’s Xavier Woodward talks about the new port and how it has progressed during it’s first year in business . . .

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Aboard Edith Maersk – and meeting her Captain

While she was alongside at London Gateway, we took the opportunity to go aboard Edith Maersk, and to meet her master, Captain Regin Hansen.

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Timelapse: Edith Maersk at London Gateway . . .

A quick 1.42 timelapse movie of Edith Mearsk coming alongside and starting loading, from London Gateway’s specially positioned timelapse cameras . . . .