Tag Archives: tugs

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…

Tug Svitzer Cecilia goes astern past Gravesend; 12 February 2020

On this bright but very breezy morning, 1991-built tug Svitzer Cecilia passes Gravesend running astern. On the other side of the river, you can see progress on the new Tilbury…

Ultra Large Ever Glory part 2: swing and berth, 8 February 2020

2019-built ultra large container ship Ever Glory swings and goes alongside at the port of Felixstowe, on the relatively quiet morning of 8th January, before the arrival of Storm Caira…

Ultra Large Ever Glory, pt 1: arriving before Storm Ciara at Felixstowe, 8 January 2020

2019-built ultra large container ship Ever Glory arrives at the port of Felixstowe, on the relatively quiet morning of 8th January, before the arrival of Storm Caira:

Ferry & Container Ship cross in Harwich Harbour; 7 February 2020

DFDS Britannia Seaways loiters until container ship Maersk Guatemala rounds Beach End turn, then gathers way to pass the much larger ship safely, close to Fort buoy on a straight…

Vuoksi Maersk arrives at Felixstowe, 5 February 2020

On this beautiful morning, 2018-built ice-class feeder Vuoksi Maersk rounds Beach End turn with a tug astern, and collects her bow tug close by the Fort buoy. If you enjoy…

Maersk Edmonton – dawn departure, 2 February 2020

13,100 TEU container ship Maersk Edmonton sails at around 7am from the Port of Felixstowe, heading towards her next call at Rotterdam. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy…

Tug VENTURE tows crane barge through Harwich Harbour with 2 Svitzer tugs 30/1/20

25m x 8m tug Venture arrives at Harwich Harbour towing crane barge BD6072 and with assistance from Svitzer Shotley and Svitzer Sky heads for berthing along side ro-ro3 at the…

13,092 TEU MSC Ruby sails towards Rotterdam; 30 January 2020

Container ship MSC Ruby heads out toward Rotterdam on the dismal morning of Thursday, 30 January 2020. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy me a coffee! https://www.buymeacoffee.com/ShippingTV Discover…

Ultra Large MSC Febe maiden call – real time swing; 25 January 2019

A 21 minute clip showing 23,756 TEU megaship MSC Febe swinging for berth 8 at Felixstowe, and manoevering towards the berth. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy me…

MSC Febe maiden call, part 2, rounding Beach End; 25 January 2020

Maiden call of MSC’s latest megaship – MSC Febe, a 400m vessel capable of carrying 23,756 TEU. This clip shows her rounding beach End turn, and crossing Harwich Harbour prior…

Ultra Large MSC Febe maiden call, part 1, 25 January 2020

Maiden call of MSC’s latest megaship – MSC Febe, a 400m vessel capable of carrying 23,756 TEU. This clip shows her passing along the Harwich Approach Channel, and arriving at…

Slow TV: MSC Katrina sails for Le Havre; 23 January 2020

On the quiet morning of 23 January, container ship MSC Katrina crosses Harwich Harbour and sails from Felixstowe, on her way to Le Havre. you enjoy what Shipping TV does,…

China Shipping Azalea arrives before the storm, 14 January 2020

With winds of around 40+ knots expected in the afternoon, China Shipping Azalea took the opportunity of arriving just after noon, employing 3 tugs to ensure a safe swing and…

Bilbao Bridge sails from Felixstowe, 13 January 2020

On the bright morning of 13 January 2020, before the arrival of Storm Brendan, container ship Bilbao Bridge sails from Felixstowe, on her way to her next call at Hamburg….

MSC Madrid sails, 10 January 2019

MSC Madrid sails, 10 January 2019MSC Madrid sails from the port of Felixstowe the chilly and breezy morning of 10 January, 2010.Unusually, we recorded some good engine sound between 1.45…

Slow TV: OOCL Japan slows and swings, 9 January 2019

Ultra large container ship OOCL Japan slows to a standstill, and starts her swings to go alongside at Felixstowe’s berth 8. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy me…

OOCL Japan arrives from Singapore, 9 January 2019

With a 25 knot SW breeze raising a chop in Harwich Harbour, 2017-built Ultra Large Container Ship OOCL Japan arrives at Felixstowe after her long voyage from Singapore. If you…

CSCL Saturn sails at dawn, 8 January 2020

366 metre ultra large container ship CSCL Saturn sails from Felixstowe, just before dawn on Wednesday 8 January 2020. This video includes some colour night vision footage. If you enjoy…

Ultra Large Ever Globe sails for Hamburg, 6 January 2020

After a two-day call at Felixstowe, ultra large container ship Ever Globe heads off towards her next call at Hamburg. If you enjoy what Shipping TV does, buy me a…

CSCL Saturn approaches Beach End turn, 6 January 2019

Under a dark winter sky, 2011-built container ship CSCL Saturn steams towards Felixstowe’s Beach End turn, employing 3 tugs in windy conditions.