Tag Archives: Ro-Ro

New London port Tilbury 2 comes closer; 18 Dec 2017

New Shipping TV news video: New ro-ro and bulker port Tilbury 2 moves a step closer – intended to open in the 2nd quarter of 2020:

Storm Doris: Ro-ro Britannia Seaways leaves her berth with 2 tugs, 23 February 2017

Ro-ro Ferries like Britannia Seaways are designed to carry out all their manoeuvres under their own power, using their powerful bowthrusters and twin engines, and Becker rudders to control propeller…

Stena Foreteller arrives Harwich, 17 February 2017

Ro-ro Stena Foreteller arriving at Harwich for her regular call, Friday 17th February 2017.

vehicle carrier DONG-A METIS on the river thames 23/8/16

199m x 32m vehicle carrier DONG-A METIS swinging off Tilbury ro-ro berth with 2 tugs and heading out on the Thames in the sunshine for her next port of Bremerhaven….

Ramsgate Ro-Ro Revival, part 1 – new weekly PCTC service

After being unused since 2013, when Transeuropa Ferries ceased operation, Ramsgate ramps are back at work with a new weekly service from Zeebrugge . . and the port is planning…

DFDS Suecia Seaways outbound, 30th June 2015

DFDS Seaways freight-only ro-ro ferry and star of our “North Sea Ro-Ro” series, DFDS Suecia Seaways sailing from Felixstowe en route to Rotterdam, 30th June, 2015.

NORTH SEA RO-RO, part 5: Arriving Felixstowe and onto the berth . .

Aboard DFDS Selandia Seaways, we’re just arriving at Felixstowe when we’re delayed by a large vessel sailing – Morten Maersk. This is the fifth and final part of our latest…

NORTH SEA RO-RO, part 4: Sailing from Rotterdam on Selandia Seaways

Now the 17th June, 2015, and we’re aboard Selandia Seaways, and sailing downriver on our return trip to Felixstowe. This is the fourth part of our five part series, filmed…

NORTH SEA RO-RO, part 3: Sailing into Rotterdam and onto the berth!

After a quick look at Suecia Seaways accomodation, time to enter the New Waterway and sail upriver to the terminal in Rotterdam itself – and to watch a neat example…

New Zealand’s new Straits Feronia ferry refurbed by Trimline in Sweden in 14 days

The new Strait Feronia ferry, due to start work between New Zealand’s North and South Islands in July 2015, has just had a 14-day public areas refurb from Southampton-based specialist…

Selandia Seaways and Stena Britannica sailing, 9th October 2014

DFDS Selandia Seaways sailing from Felixstowe, and Stena Britannica sailing from Harwich on the breezy morning of 9th October, 2014: