Tag Archives: maiden call

Maiden Call: Ultra Large MSC Isabella enters harbour, part 2, 5 October 2019

The brand new Ultra Large Container Ship MSC Isabella rounds Beach End turn to enter Harwich Harbour, greeted by Svitzer Kent’s fire-fighting display – and it looks great! MSC Isabella…

Ultra Large Container Ship MSC Isabella arrives at dawn, part 1, 5 October 2019

Under a dramatic morning sky, just as the sun is rising, brand new Ultra Large Container Ship MSC Isabella arrives in Harwich approach channel to make her maiden call at…

STV News, 30 August: World’s biggest MSC Gulsun to call at Felixstowe next week.

It was recently reported that the latest “World’s biggest container ship” MSC Gulsun is now due to make an ad-hoc call at the Port of Felixstowe, 5-7 September 2019. Full…

Up Close: Ultra Large Ever Govern sails for Hamburg; 19 August, 2019

After completing cargo operations at Berth 9 at Felixstowe, brand new ultra large container ship Ever Govern makes fast to her tugs, and clears the quayside on this breezy morning.

Maiden Call: Ever Govern arrives at Felixstowe, 17 August 2019

Maiden call from Evergreen’s latest Ultra Large Container Ship, Ever Govern, arriving in a strong breeze on the afternoon of Saturday, 17 August 2019. This is one of the slowly…

Maiden voyage COSCO SHIPPING STAR arrival/berthing at port of Felixstowe 1/8/19

399.87m length Cosco Shipping Star arrives in Harwich Harbour on her maiden voyage from Singapore and with Felixstowe tugs Svitzer Shotley, Svitzer Sky and Svitzer Deben in assistance she swings…

Maiden Call: Cosco shipping Star arrives direct from Singapore, 1 August 2019

Steaming along the Harwich approach channel, brand new Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Star heads towards Beach End turn and Harwich Harbour, making for berth 9 at Felixstowe for…

Big Ships Up Close: Cosco Shipping Aquarius clears the quay and gets under way; 12 June 2019

Cosco Shipping’s latest sea-monster, Aquarius, is cleared from the quayside by the tugs and her own thrusters, and swings to line up for the start of the Beach End Turn,…

Slow TV: Cosco Shipping Aquarius swings on her first call at Felixstowe, 11 July 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Aquarius swings in real time preparatory to coming alongside for her maiden call at berth 9, at the port of Felixstowe, on the morning…

Ever Glory sails from Felixstowe at 06.00, 18 June 2019

After completing her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe, Ultra Large Container ship Ever Glory heads out into the North Sea. Her scrubber installation, the white structure just ahead…

Cosco Azalea sails for Singapore; 13 June 2019

After completing her maiden call at Felixstowe, Cosco Shipping Azalea casts off her lines and leaves the quay, assisted by tugs. Her next port will be Singapore, after which she’ll…

Maiden Call: Ultra Large Cosco Shipping Galaxy, 23 May – part 3: TIMELAPSE, coming alongside.

This final part of our coverage of Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Galaxy’s maiden arrival at Felixstowe is a timelapse study of her coming alongside berth 9.

Maiden Call: Ultra Large Cosco Shipping Galaxy, 23 May – part 2, entering harbour.

Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Galaxy completes Beach End turn to enter Harwich Harbour for her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on the afternoon of 23 May,…

Maiden Call: Ultra Large Cosco Shipping Galaxy, 23 May – part 1, in the approach channel

Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Galaxy arrives in Harwich Approach Channel for her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on the afternoon of 23 May, 2019. Part 2…

Big Sisters Sailing Day, part 2: Ever Gentle sails after maiden call, 6 May 2019

After completing her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on the afternoon on Monday 6 May 2019, Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gentle heads away towards the North Sea…

Maiden Call: Ever Gentle alongside working boxes; 5 May 2019

On the sunny afternoon of 5 May 2019, the very new and shiny Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gentle lies alongside at the Port of Felixstowe on her maiden call,…

One Grus – Ocean Network Express Container Ship maiden call at Southampton 25/03/19

The Ocean Network Express Container Ship “One Grus” arriving into Southampton on the 25th March 2019 from her last port call of Antwerp in Belgium for an estimated timed arrival…

Maiden Call: Cosco Shipping Pisces alongside; 2 March 2019

Big, blue and very new – Cosco Shipping’s latest ultra large container ship Cosco Shipping Pisces alongside on her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on Saturday 2 March…

Dawn Arrival part 2; Ever Grade maiden call – coming alongside; 25 February 2019

A closer-up view as Ultra Large Container ship Ever Grade comes alongside berth 9 at Felixstowe on her maiden call, 25 February 2015.

Dawn Arrival part 1; Ever Grade maiden call – the swing, timelapse; 25 February 2019

A 3x timelapse of Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Grade swinging at Felixstowe on her maiden call, before coming alongside at berth 9 at dawn on 25 February, 2019. Part…

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.