Tag Archives: Port of Felixstowe

Wide Bravo sails from Felixstowe, 19 April 2019

The unusually named Wide Bravo was one of a series of 10 similarly named vessels – Wide Alpha to Wide Juliet – originally built to suit the new wide locks…

Container ship Maersk Lavras arrives at Felixstowe, 14 April 2019

Looking tired and ready for a repaint, 7,450 TEU container ship Maersk Lavras arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on Sunday, 14 April, 2019.

First Call: general cargo and container ship Aal Kobe; 13 April 2019

With a chilly North Easterly breeze and sunshine, geared general cargo and container-equipped vessel Aal Kobe arrives at the Port of Felixstowe for her first call on the morning of…

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.

2 container ships, MSC Ingrid and ER Pusan, arrive at empty port of Felixstowe; 8 April 2019

With only a single ro-ro vessel, DFDS Britannia Seaways, alongside the Port of Felixstowe’s 3.27 kilometres of quayside, container ships MSC Ingrid and ER Pusan arrived within 5 minutes of…

Container ship Maersk Sarat arrives at Felixstowe, 5 April 2019

The 2015 built container ship Maersk Sarat arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the sunny morning of Friday, 5 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 Ever Golden sails from Felixstowe, 1 April 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Golden is helped off the berth by a cool Easterly breeze as she sails from Felixstowe on the sunny morning of 1st April 2019, as…

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…

Quiet quays at Felixstowe, 26 March 2019

Felixstowe’s quays were very quiet this morning (26 March 2019) at 9am, with just one ship alongside . . .

Cosco Denali sails, 25 March 2019

2018-built container ship Cosco Shipping Denali sails from Felixstowe on the bright and breezy morning of Monday 25 March, 2019.

MSC Topaz arrives, breezy morning of 7 March 2019

Container ship MSC Topaz, previously Hanjin Europe, arrives at Felixstowe on the breezy morning of Thursday, 7 March 2019.

CSCL Arctic Ocean sails with a fresh breeze, 6 March 2019

With a fresh SSW breeze blowing across Harwich Harbour, Ultra Large Container Ship CSCL Arctic Ocean requires requires 3 tugs to lift her off Felixstowe’s berth 8: at Felixstowe on…

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…

Ultra Large Maastricht Maersk swings for berth 9 (part 2) 24 February 2019

Making her maiden call at Felixstowe, Ultra Large Container Ship Maastricht Maersk swings to come alongside berth 9.

Maiden Call: Ultra Large Maastricht Maersk arrives, 24 February 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship Maastricht Maersk arrives on her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe, on the calm morning of Sunday, 24 February 2019

MSC Camille sails from Felixstowe, 21 February 2019

The 14,000 TEU container ship MSC Camille sails from the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of Thursday, 21 February 2019.

MSC Lausanne – ship with an odd-shaped stern; 20 February

During 2015, MSC Lausanne was widened – she had around 7.56 metres of beam added, being cut along her centreline, and box sections added to widen the hull. A new…

Feeder Wes Janine sails for the Baltic, 20 February 2019

Looking smart as she sails from the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 20 February 2019, feeder Wes Janine heads across the north Sea towards the Baltic and Gothenburg.