Tag Archives: Port of Felixstowe

Slow TV: MSC Altair swings and comes alongside in real time; 16 June 2019

A unique feature, showing MSC Altair swinging, and being taken into berth 8 at Felixstowe in real time – 18 minutes and 45 seconds, with only a minute or so…

MSC Krystal sails for Hamburg, 30 June 19

2008-built container ship MSC Krystal heads out into the North sea towards her next call on this rotation, Hamburg.

First Call: Maersk Eureka arrives at Felixstowe. 18 June 2019.

Previously the Hanjin Hooso, 13092 TEU container ship Maersk Eureka arrives direct from Colombo for her first call at the Port of Felixstowe on Tuesday, 18 June 2019.

Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Glory swings and berths at Felixstowe. 16 June 2019

Part 2 of our coverage of the arrival of Ever Glory, Evergreen Line’s later new Ultra Large Container Ship, at the port of Felixstowe on the morning of 16 June…

Maiden Call: Cosco Shipping Azalea at Felixstowe, 11 June 2019

The latest Ultra Large Container Ship from the far east, Cosco Shipping Azalea, made her UK maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 11 June, 2019

Cap San Lazaro sails after her first call, Saturday morning, 1 June 2019

After completing her first call at the Port of Felixstowe, container ship Cap San Lazaro sails for Antwerp, next call on the Northern European leg of her rotation.

First Call: MSC Ambition alongside, 28 May 2018

Previously Hyundai Ambition, container ship MSC Ambition arrived at Felixstowe for her first call at the port, early on the morning of 28 May, and is shown working boxes alongside…

Ultra Large Ever Grade gathers way, 19 May 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Grade sails from Felixstowe on Sunday 19 May 2019, heading for her next call at Rotterdam.

Stacked-up Maersk Edmonton arrives from Colombo, 30 April 2019

Carrying a heavy load of containers, 13.092 TEU Maersk Edmonton arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 30 April, 2019.

Container ship Europe (ex CSCL Europe) arrives at Felixstowe, 25 April, 2019

Container ship Europe (renamed from CSCL Europe) arrives at Felixstowe on the breezy afternoon of 25 April, 2019.

Plough dredger Teddy at work, 25 April 2019

Maintaining the required depth of water is vital for a busy port handling some of the world’s largest ships, and the plough’s task is to even out irregularities on the…

Ultra large OOCL SCANDINAVIA arrives at Port of Felixstowe with 3 Svitzer tugs 24/4/19

Ultra Large Container Ship 399.87m long OOCL Scandinavia arrives in Harwich Harbour after a trip from Singapore and with the assistance of Svitzer tugs Kent,Sky and Deben she does a…

Tug Svitzer Deben & container ship Bremen Belle, 24 April 2019

An up-close view of tug Svitzer Deben making fast to container ship Bremen Belle on the sunny morning of 24 April 2019, at the 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…