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UP close: Ever Gifted lets go and clears the quay; 25 June 2019

An up-close view of Felixstowe’s mooring party letting go of Ever Gifted’s stern ropes, and the ship easing away from the quayside at berth 9.

Timelapse: Triple-E Mette Maersk leaves the quay, 24 June 2019

One of the last of the 1st generation of Triple_E container ships, Mette Maersk leaves berth 8 at the Port of Felixstowe, employing 2 Svitzer tugs and her own thrusters,…

World’s Biggest Container Ships, April & May 2019

A selection of the world’s biggest container ships, approx 400 metres long, filmed calling at the Port of Felixstowe, UK, during April and May 2019.

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…

Slow TV: very agile Delphis Finland swings for berth 8 in realtime; 14 June 2019

Ice-class feed Delphis Finland swings in realtime to berth alongside at Felixstowe’s berth 8, using her bow and stern thrusters and flap rudder to execute a very smart swing. She…

Geared general cargo ship COPENHAGEN heading into Ipswich 14/6/19

With the sun setting the 108m length Copenhagen heads up the River Orwell, sailing under the Orwell bridge and heads into the ABP Port of Ipswich.

Delphis Finland arrives light, passing DFDS ro-ro Suecia Seaways; 14 June 2019

Ice-class container ship Delphis Finland arrives at the Port of Felixstowe, looking very light, on the breezy morning of 14 June 2019. She passes DFDS freight ro-ro Suecia at the…

Maersk Exeter (ex Hyundai Speed) First Call, part 2: dead slow astern; 10 June 2019

After swinging, Maersk Exeter goes astern up to her berth, No 7 at Felixstowe, and a touch of ahead brings her to a stop. The, using tugs and thrusters, she…

MSC Alicante sails from Felixstowe, 10 June 2019.

On the overcast and rainy morning of 10 June 2019, container ship MSC Alicante sails from Felixstowe, heading towards her next port, Bremerhaven.

CSCL Neptune sails 31 May 2019, part 2: Getting under way.

After clearing the berth after her first call at Felixstowe (see part 1), CSCL Neptune goes ahead and drops of both her bow and stern tugs as she leave the…

CSCL Neptune sails, 31 May 2019: part 1 – Off the Berth

After completing cargo operations on her first call here, CSCL Neptune clears berth 9 with the assistance of 2 Svitzer tugs, on the morning of 31 May, 2019

CSCL Neptune, first call at Felixstowe, 29 May 2019

2012-built container ship CSCL Neptune arrives for her first call at the Port of Felixstowe on the evening of 29 May 2019.

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…

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.

River Thames: Ro-ro Celestine sails for Vlissingen, 10 May 2019

Ro-ro ferry Celestine sails from Purfleet on the Thames towards Vlissingen, passing the waterfront of Gravesend, Kent.

Ultra Large Ever Genius arrives at Felixstowe, 4 May 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Genius arrives at Felixstowe on the very blustery morning of Saturday, 4 May 2019. All 4 of Felixstowe’s Svitzer tug fleet are employed.

Full of Empties: Cosco Italy sails for Suez, 1 May 2019

After completing her round of North European ports on this rotation, Cosco italy leaves Felixstowe heading for Suez and the Far East.

Dredger HAM 316 at work at Felixstowe, 26 April 2019

Keeping the navigation channels and the berths clear and at the correct depth is a never-ending job – so Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers like HAM 316 find frequent employment collecting…

From Baltimore, USA: MSC Vigo arrives, 14 April 2019

Container ship MSC Vigo arrives at port of Baltimore, USA, on the morning of 14 April, 2019.