Tag Archives: ship container

Feeder Elke arrives at Felixstowe, 19 July 2019

Feeder container ships are a vital part of the container shipping industry – they deliver boxes brought from the far east by ultra large ships to much smaller ports the…

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 Altair arrives direct from Colombo, 16 July 2019

On the beautiful morning of 16 July 2019, MSC Altair arrives at the Port of Felixstowe direct from Colombo, having passed through the Suez Canal.

2-ship morning, part 1: ultra large Ever Gentle sails, 15 July 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gentle sails from the port of Felixstowe at 8.55am on the morning of 15th July 2019, heading for her next call at Hamburg. In our…

Big Ships Up Close: Cosco Shipping Aquarius clears the quay and gets under way; 12 June 2019

Cosco Shipping’s latest sea-monster, Aquarius, is cleared from the quayside by the tugs and her own thrusters, and swings to line up for the start of the Beach End Turn,…

Big Ships Up Close: Svitzer Shotley makes fast to Cosco Aquarius ; 12 June 2019

On the beautiful evening of Friday 12th July 2019, tug Svitzer Shotley makes fast to Cosco Shipping Aquarius, and the mooring party lets go of the the big ship’s mooring…

Slow TV: Cosco Shipping Aquarius swings on her first call at Felixstowe, 11 July 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Aquarius swings in real time preparatory to coming alongside for her maiden call at berth 9, at the port of Felixstowe, on the morning…

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.

Triple-E Mette Maersk gathers way and sails for Antwerp, 24 June 2019

After reaching a safe position well clear of the quay, Mette Maersk goes ahead and sails toward her next call on this rotation, on Monday 24 June 2019. Please note…

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.

Ever Glory sails from Felixstowe at 06.00, 18 June 2019

After completing her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe, Ultra Large Container ship Ever Glory heads out into the North Sea. Her scrubber installation, the white structure just ahead…

Ever Glory: Evergreen’s new green clean machine arrives at Felixstowe, 16 June 2019

Ever Glory, Evergreen Line’s later new Ultra Large Container Ship arrived at the port of Felixstowe this morning, 16 June 2019. She is the first of the line’s major vessels…

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…