Tag Archives: OOCL

Ultra large OOCL United Kingdom departs Felixstowe; 4 November 2019

After completing her swing off berth 9 at Felixstowe, ultra large container ship OOCL United Kingdom gathers way and heads out of Harwich Harbour towards her next call at Zeebrugge.

Timelapse: OOCL United Kingdom swings, 4 November 2019

Ultra large container ship OOCL United Kingdom leaves the quay at Felixstowe, and swings in this 3x timelapse video.

Shipping TV milestone: 14,000 Subscribers, 5.5 million views, 1,500 clips!

A Huge thank-you from Chris to all our subscribers and viewers as we exceed totals of 14,000 subscribers, 5.5 million views and 1,500 video clips on shipping TV – and…

Ultra large OOCL UNITED KINGDOM departs a breezy port of Felixstowe 11/8/19

On a very breezy Sunday afternoon and with 3 Svitzer tugs in attendance the ultra large 399.87m length OOCL United Kingdom breaks away from berth 9 and heads off for…

Ultra Large OOCL Germany approaches Beach End turn, Felixstowe , 10 April 2019

2017-built Ultra Large Container Ship OOCL Germany approaches Beach End turn in the Harwich Approach Channel with a force 6 strong breeze on the afternoon of 10 April 2019.

Ultra Large OOCL Hong Kong returns after a spell at anchor; 5 April 2019

After arriving at Felixstowe at 0607 on 3rd April, OOCL Hong Kong was sent out to anchor while another ship took the berth. She has now returned to complete cargo…

Ultra Large OOCL Indonesia sails, 29 March 19

Ultra Large Container Ship OOCL Indonesia leaves the quay at Felixstowe and gather way on the beautiful morning of 29 March, 2019, with tugs Svitzer Shotley (quarter) and Svitzer Deben…

Ultra Large OOCL Japan cuts and runs at dawn, 8 Feb 2019

The 21,413 TEU Ultra Large Container Ship OOCL Japan leaves Felixstowe in a “cut and run” – when the ship sails before all cargo operations have been completed. Cargo due…

3 Tugs for OOCL Indonesia, 3 January 2018

Ultra Large Container Ship OOCL indonesia required 3 tugs when arriving at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 3 January 2019.

Hapag-Lloyd/OOCL service returns to Felixstowe; 14 December 2018

After a few months operating into the DP World Southampton container terminal, the Hapag-Lloyd/OOCL EMX/NET service is returning to Felixstowe from 23 December 2018.

Ultra Large OOCL Japan leaves the quay 10 Dec

Ultra Large Container Ship OOCL Japan gently moves away from the quay fenders on the morning of 10 December 2018.

Patricia Essberger sails from Harwich, 25 October 2018

Oil and Chemical tanker Patricia Essberger sails from Harwich International port, on the bright morning of 25 October 2018:

OOCL Japan in Harwich Approach Channel, 11 September 2018

Ultra Large OOCL Japan in Harwich Approach Channel on the afternoon of Tuesday 11 September 2018, with a fresh SSW breeze.

Sea monsters July 2018 part 1

We filmed more than the usual number of magaships over 365 metres overall in July 2018 – so here is part one of the month’s clips. Don’t miss part 2!

Sea Monsters, June 2018

Just a couple of ships over 365 metres captured during June 2018 – many more coming in July!

OOCL Kobe sails after a week at anchor, 2 days alongside; 19 July 2018.

OOCL Kobe sailing from the Port of Felixstowe on 19 July, 2018 – she originally arrived at Sunk deep water anchorage on 12 July 2018, and came alongside on 18…

Ultra Large OOCL United Kingdom sails, 16 July 2018

Ultra Large Container Ship OOCL United Kingdom sails from Felixstowe for the Far East, just after noon on 16 July 2018

OOCL Hong Kong cuts and runs,13 July 2018

It looks like a routine departure, but Ultra Large Container Ship OOCL Hong Kong is leaving cargo for Felixstowe in her stacks, and is leaving outbound boxes behind, as she…

Friday night cut and run – explained, + traffic update

A brief update from Felixstowe . . OOCL Hong Kong cuts and runs, and its time to mention the services that have gone elsewhere . . for the duration.