Tag Archives: Shipspotting

Bremen Belle sails, mid-morning of 15 November 2019

One of those ships who’s name amuses me – I have a mental picture of a German lady, a bit broad on the beam, but still looking good . ….

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…

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.

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.

First Call: Annalisa P enters harbour with tug Gray Test to assist; 16 April 2019

The 2008-built feeder Annalisa P makes her first call at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 16 April 2019, collecting the tug Gray Test to assist her to…

Baltica Hav comes alongside at Mistley, 11 April 2019

General cargo vessel Baltica Hav arrives alongside at the Port of Mistley, at the head of the tidal River Stour in Essex.

Container ship MONTE AZUL departing the Port of Felixstowe, 5/3/19

On a sunny but breezy Tuesday morning Hamburg Sud container ship Monte Azul departs Felixstowe with the assistance of 2 Svitzer tugs and heads off for her next port of…

E R Pusan arrives at Felixstowe, breezy morning of 4 March 2019

On the bright and breezy morning of Monday 4 March 2019, E R Pusan arrives at Felixstowe. This vessel entered service in 2000, but is still paying her way and…

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…

Vehicles carrier VIKING AMBER arriving at Great Yarmouth 1/3/19

An unusual visitor arrives off the Great Yarmouth/Gorleston coast as vehicle carrier VIKING AMBER heads for the outer harbour.With the assistance of. Lowestoft tug EMS BOXER and visiting tug VIKING…

World’s Largest Container Ships, January 2019

A selection of the world’s largest container ships, arriving at and sailing from the UK Port of Felixstowe, in the month of January, 2019. All the ships in this video…

Tanker ANTARES passing through Harwich Harbour 27/2/19

79m chemical/oil tanker Antares arrives at a misty Harwich Harbour on her way to berth at the port of Harwich.

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…

Duke of Normandy heads out, 21 February 2019

A Damen Shoalbuster tug and multipurpose vessel, Duke of Normandy is involved with the work going on around the EA1 windfarm shore connection, at Bawdsey, Suffolk, UK.

Tug AGAMA towing barge through Harwich Harbour, 19/2/19

Small 22m x 7m tug Agama heads through Harwich Harbour on the far side of the main shipping channel towing a barge heading for Mistley.