Tag Archives: tugs

Cosco Azalea sails for Singapore; 13 June 2019

After completing her maiden call at Felixstowe, Cosco Shipping Azalea casts off her lines and leaves the quay, assisted by tugs. Her next port will be Singapore, after which she’ll…

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…

Maiden Call: Cosco Shipping Azalea at Felixstowe, 11 June 2019

The latest Ultra Large Container Ship from the far east, Cosco Shipping Azalea, made her UK maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 11 June, 2019

Maersk Exeter (ex Hyundai Speed) 1st call at Felixstowe, pt 1: timelapse swing, 10 June 2019.

Maersk Exeter (ex Hyundai Speed) first call at Felixstowe,, part 1: timelapse as Maersk Exeter swings in Harwich Harbour, before going astern towards berth 7. Part 2 shows her making…

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.

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.

Maiden Call: Ultra Large Cosco Shipping Galaxy, 23 May – part 2, entering harbour.

Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Galaxy completes Beach End turn to enter Harwich Harbour for her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on the afternoon of 23 May,…

Maiden Call: Ultra Large Cosco Shipping Galaxy, 23 May – part 1, in the approach channel

Ultra Large Container Ship Cosco Shipping Galaxy arrives in Harwich Approach Channel for her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on the afternoon of 23 May, 2019. Part 2…

Big Sisters Sailing Day, part 2: Ever Gentle sails after maiden call, 6 May 2019

After completing her maiden call at the Port of Felixstowe on the afternoon on Monday 6 May 2019, Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gentle heads away towards the North Sea…

Big Sisters Sailing Day, part 1: Ever Genius sails, 6 May 2019

With 2 of Evergreen Line’s Ultra Large Container Ships alongside at Felixstowe, Ever Genius’s departure on the morning of 6 May 2019 gives an opportunity for an up-close look at…

Maiden Call: Ever Gentle alongside working boxes; 5 May 2019

On the sunny afternoon of 5 May 2019, the very new and shiny Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Gentle lies alongside at the Port of Felixstowe on her maiden call,…

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.

Stacked-up Maersk Edmonton arrives from Colombo, 30 April 2019

Carrying a heavy load of containers, 13.092 TEU Maersk Edmonton arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the morning of 30 April, 2019.

Ultra large OOCL SCANDINAVIA arrives at Port of Felixstowe with 3 Svitzer tugs 24/4/19

Ultra Large Container Ship 399.87m long OOCL Scandinavia arrives in Harwich Harbour after a trip from Singapore and with the assistance of Svitzer tugs Kent,Sky and Deben she does a…

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.

MSC Ruby arrives at Felixstowe, 17 April 2019

Ultra Large Container Ship MSC Ruby arrives at the Port of Felixstowe on the misty morning of 17 April 2019.

Maersk Lavras swings – 3x timelapse, 14 April,2019

7,450 TEU container ship Maersk Lavras swings for berth 9 after arriving at the Port of Felixstowe on Sunday, 14 April, 2019.