Tag Archives: tug

Tug Gray Test returns to the pontoon, 30 June 2019

After assisting THV Alert in taking a old LV out of the harbour, conventional twin-screw tug Gray Test returns to the tug pontoon at Felixstowe.

Sunday Sailing: THV Alert tows a Light Vessel towards Lowestoft; 20 June 2019

Assisted through Harwich Harbour by tug Gray Test, Trinity House Vessel Alert tows a redundant Light Vessel towards Lowestoft on the bright and breezy morning of Sunday, 30 June 2019.We’re…

UP Close: Svitzer Deben makes fast to Ever Gifted, 25 June 2019

As Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gifted prepares to sail from Felixstowe, ASD tug Svitzer Deben picks up the ship’s heaving line and sends up her towline to make fast.

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…

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.

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.

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.

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…

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…

Tug SVITZER KENT heads back to the Port of Felixstowe, 27/2/19

After assisting the maiden departure of Maastricht Maersk out of Harwich Harbour the Svitzer Kent heads back through the harbour and into the Port of Felixstowe to wait for her…

New Damen design RSD 2513 tug at work at Felixstowe; 2 August 2018

A new tug design from Damen, the RSD 2513 (Reverse Stern Drive) “Innovation” is at work at Felixstowe for a short while on a sales tour of European ports –…

Precision work – dredger Freeway picks up the shore discharge pipe, 15 Feb 2018

Precision work – dredger Freeway picks up the shore discharge pipe connection to unload another hopper-full onto the Felixstowe berth 9 infill; 15 February 2018: