Tag Archives: tugs

Monte Azul arrives from Algiers; 27 March 2020

Working on a rotation which links the eastern Mediterranean with the UK and Northern Europe, Monte Azul arrives at the port of Felixstowe from her previous call at Algiers. Video…

Maersk Edirne gathers way and departs, 19 March 2020

After clearing berth 9 at the Port of Felixstowe, container ship Maersk Edirne lets her bow tug go, and slowly gathers way as she heads out towards the North Sea….

Maersk Edirne sails for Rotterdam, 19 March 2020

2012-built container ship Maersk Edirne sails for the next port on the Northern European leg of her rotation – Rotterdam. She arrived in Felixstowe from Colombo. If you enjoy what…

Maersk Kobe sails for Bremerhaven, 17 March 2020

2000-built container ship Maersk Kobe, on charter to Maersk Line from Costamare until April 2020 at the earliest, heads out towards her next port after completing work at Felixstowe If…

Cap San Sounio sails for Antwerp, 16 March 2020

On the sunny and springlike morning of Monday 16 March, container ship Can San Sounio sails from Felixstowe towards Antwerp, Belgium. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy me…

MSC Cristina arrives from Sri Lanka and India; 14 March

Operating on MSC’s Himalaya service, MSC Cristina calls at Colombo, Sri Lanka, and 2 calls on India’s west coast, before heading west towards her European calls. As she arrives at…

Oddly-named container ship “MP The Brady” with a retrofit scrubber; 12 March 2020

On the breezy morning of Thursday, 12 March, the unusually-named MP The Brady sails in and collects her tugs to berth at Felixstowe 4. Just aft of the bridge, she…

Ultra Large Ever Grade swings and comes alongside berth 9; 11 March 2020

Lightly loaded ultra large container ship Ever Grade comes to a halt after entering harbour and, with the help of 3 tugs, swings and comes to rest alongside berth 9…

Ultra large Ever Grade arrives with very few boxes; 11 March 2020

The effects of the recent close-down of much of Chinese industry are plain to see as the massive ultra large container ship arrives at the Port of Felixstowe . ….

MSC Emma arrives at Felixstowe, 10 March 2020

2011-built container ship MSC Emma arrives at Felixstowe from her previous call at Sines, Portugal. She is operating on a rotation which brings her to Northern Europe from Sri Lanka,…

Very lightly laden MSC Rosa M arrives at low water, 7 March 2020

With a draught of just 9.7m, MSC Rosa M arrives at Felixstowe at around low water, employing 3 tugs. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy me a coffee!…

MSC Flaminia arrives at Felixstowe, 4 March 2020

With 19 years of service since her build in 2001, and a major fire in 2012, MSC Flaminia arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the dismal morning of 4…

Smokey APL Minnesota arrives at Felixstowe, 4 March 2020

Smokey APL Minnesota arrives at Felixstowe, 4 March 2020On the beautiful morning of Wednesday 4 March, container ship APL Minnesota arrives at the port of Felixstowe. Soon aftter her arrival…

MSC Sao Paulo arrives at Felixstowe, 2 March 2020

1998-built container ship MSC Sao Paulo rounds Beach End Turn at around 10 knots on her way in towards the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 2nd March 2020.If…

Gerda Maersk rounds Beach End and arrives at Felixstowe; 27 February 2020

As the sun sets over NE Essex, Gerda Maersk rounds Beach End Turn, and passes through Harwich Harbour on her way to Felixstowe berth 6.

Ultra large Ever Greet swings and comes alongside; 19 February 2020

With a draught of just 10.2 metres, ultra large container ship Ever Greet swings and comes alongside at Felixstowe’s berth 9.

Ultra Large OOCL Indonesia arrives, part 2 – swing and berth; 17 February 2020

On this breezy afternoon, ultra large container ship OOCL Indonesia completes her swing and comes alongside the quay at Felixstowe.

Santa Rita sails after her 1st call; 18 February 2020

Looking smart in her red livery, container ship Santa Rita sails from Felixstowe in the late afternoon of 18 February. It will interesting to see if Maersk Line change all…

Ultra large Ever Greet arrives very light, part 1, 19 February, 2020

With a draught of just 10.2 metres, ultra large container ship Ever Greet rounds Beach End Turn and enters Harwich Harbour, heading for berth 9 at Felixstowe. In part 2,…

MSC Krystal arrives at Felixstowe, 4 February 2020

Container ship MSC Krystal arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the breezy morning of 4 February, 2020. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy me a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/ShippingTV

366m MSC Margrit arrives at Felixstowe, 13 February 2020

On the chilly morning of 13 Feb, 2012-built container ship MSC Margrit arrives at Felixstowe, from her previous call at Le Havre. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy…