Tag Archives: Ultra Large Container Ship

Container ship Sajir due to convert to LPG in 2020 25 March 2020

Sajir was originally designed to be upgraded to LPG fuel. New owner Hapag-Lloyd planned carry out to and complete the work in 2020. Its unclear if the work will be…

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 . ….

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!…

Triple-E Marseille Maersk in Harwich Approach Channel; 25 February 2020

Ultra Large Container Ship Marseille Maersk passes through Harwich Approach Channel on her way in to the Port of Felixstowe, collecting two of her tugs on the way. If you…

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.

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,…

Ultra Large OOCL Indonesia arrives, part 1; 17 February 2020

On this breezy afternoon, ultra large container ship OOCL Indonesia arrives at Felixstowe, and starts to mek her swing towards berth 9. See also the second part of this video,…

Close shave for Ever Golden – crane stays down, 3 February 2020

One of Felixstowe berth 9’s cranes had to remain down while ultra large container ship Ever Golden left the quay. With a westerly 25 knot breeze, the proximity of the…

Madison Maersk sails at dawn – an ultra light Ultra Large; 29 January 2020

With a draught of just 9.9 metres, Ultra Large Container Ship Madison Maersk sails from Felixstowe at dawn, heading for her next port of Wilhelmshaven. If you enjoy what Shipping…

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,…

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…

Sunrise over the Himalayas on Christmas Eve; 24 December 2019

Yes, it’s sunrise over the 366m Cosco Shipping Himalayas on Christmas Eve morning at around 8.20am, as she sails from Felixstowe on her way to her next Northern European port…

MSC Kanoko maiden call at dawn;18 December 2019

MSC’s latest vessel to arrive from Colombo and the Far East, MSC Kanoko, arrives at Felixstowe just as the sun is about to rise from behind a cloud bank. https://youtu.be/HaxfLbhRGCk

OOCL Indonesia clears the quay and sails, 30 November 2019

With tugs made fast fore and aft, Shotley forward and Deben astern, the ultra large container ship OOCL Indonesia uses her thrusters and tug power to move out into the…

Up Close: Svitzer Shotley makes fast to OOCL Indonesia; 30 November 2019

On the beautifully sunny morning of 30 November, tug Svitzer Shotley hustles to make fast to OOCL Indonesia, as she prepares to sail for her next port – Zeebrugge. More…

Stacked-up with Christmas: MSC Eva arrives at dawn, 19 November, 2019

Looking full of boxes and drawing over 14m as she arrives from Colombo, ultra large container ship MSC Eva makes an impressive sight as she arrives at Felixstowe at dawn…

Evergreen sisters at Felixstowe: Ever Golden at Dawn, 16 November 2019

7am on Saturday 16 November, and the sun is just rising a Felixstowe, as Ultra Large Container Ship Ever Goslden arrives at Felixstowe, shown here collecting 2 of the 3…