Tag Archives: tugs

Evening traffic at Felixstowe; 4th & 5th March 2014

Chilly but enjoyable evenings at the entrance to Harwich Harbour and Felixstowe. Includes Celtic Crusader, Egret, Cosco England (alongside) and MSC Trieste.

Cape Elise moved to repair yard by tugs:

Thanks to Dougie Coull for this outstanding video of tanker Cape Elise being moved to Inchgreen Repair Dock on the 1st March. she was damaged on deck and lost power…

Big ship – small river 4: Interlink Verity

Join pilot Gillan Locke on the bridge of bulker Interlink Verity as he takes her up the Clyde to Shieldhall Riverside Quay on 18th February, 2014. Interlink Verity: Gross Tonnage…

Svendborg Maersk container recovery:

After a a merchant vessel reported a container approximately 45 nautical miles west northwest of cap de la Hague, France’s Maritime Prefecture sent a tug to collect it – here’s…

1 out, 1 in: MSC Rafaela and MSC Navegantes 20th February, 2014

MSC Rafaela outbound, and MSC Navegantes inbound on the breezy afternoon of 20th February, 2014.

Damen Tugboat Dance

Richard Krabbendam’s film of one of Rotterdam’s fleet of Kotug-operated Damen tugboats during the Networking sailing day of Maasmond Maritime on the 18th of June 2012:

MSC Alexa inbound at Felixstowe at dusk . .

MSC Alexa, inbound at Felixstowe at dusk, Thursday 13th February, 2014.

Fred Vloo’s Rotterdam shipping, 26th Jan 2014

Join Fred Vloo for another of his excellent filming sessions at Rotterdam . . . with Edit Maersk, Mary Maersk, Ariana, Zhen Hua 26, Ever Lotus, APL Paris, Shah Deniz,…

Pilotage: Chemical tanker outbound from Rotterdam

Join The Rotterdam Pilot aboard the chemical carrier BOW ENGINEER to depart the Port of Rotterdam at sunrise, December 2013:

Ever Lotus 1st call at Felixstowe, 27th January, 2013

Evergreen Line’s Ever Lotus, the fifteenth of the line’s L-type vessels built by Samsung Heavy Industries, makes her 1st call at the Port of Felixstowe..

London Gateway twin spreader will increase productivity:

DP World’s new London Gateway port is increasing productivity with new twin lift spreaders, and gained extra ship calls during December 2013’s bad weather.

Blyth-built workboats make the worldwide grade

Northumberland-based boatbuilder Alnmaritec constructs aluminium workboats, both mono and multihull, for a worldwide customerbase. Here’s a look at their latest launch, pilot boat SL Cachimba – due for export to…

Felixstowe shipping on a misty afternoon, 21st January 2014

Susan Maersk, IMO 9120853, and MSC Rafaela, IMO 9129885, inbound, and MSC Yokohama, IMO 9285665, outbound at Felixstowe on the misty afternoon of Tuesday, 21st January, 2014.

24 hours at the Port of Liverpool

A time-lapse clip from Peel Ports Port of Liverpool – worth watching, we thought: start: 150

Into the graving dock – Spirit of Vancouver Island

Filmed by Captain Keith McLaren, this ship is ro-ro passenger vehicle ferry, MV Spirit of Vancouver Island, which is the largest ship in the BC Ferry fleet. She was in…

Fred Vloo’s Rotterdam Report – 12th January, 2014

Shipping entering and leaving Rotterdam, filmed on the 12th of January, 2014, by Fred Vloo. Includes: Zhen Hua 14 (large cranes), Zeelandia, Alva Rickmers, Nariva, Hanse Vision, Shoreway (dredger), DS…

Pilotage: into Rotterdam aboard Hyundai Tenacity

Join Rotterdam pilot Robert Blonk aboard the 366 metre, 12,562 TEU Hyundai Tenacity entering the Port of Rotterdam . . .

MSC Vandya arrival and swing. 20th December, 2013

On a chilly and breezy Friday morning, MSC Vandya arriving at Felixstowe and swinging to berth.

Cosco England inbound at Felixstowe, 16th December 2013

On a chilly,breezy morning, Cosco England inbound at the Port of Felixstowe: