Tag Archives: workboat

How it works: Tug Bommel plough dredging at Felixstowe, 12 November 2019

Plough dredging isn’t a recognisable activity unless you know what you’re looking at – but it is vital to most ports and harbours. Here’s a quick run-down.

Iceni Revenge sails from Gt Yarmouth, 11 October 2019

Windfarm service vessel Iceni Revenge rounds Brush Turn at Great Yarmouth’s river harbour and heads out into the North Sea, afternoon of 11 October 2019.

Severn Provider heads out to work, 19 April

Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2610 Severn Provider heads out into the North Sea from Harwich on the calm morning of 19 April 2018

MCS Ailsa heads towards Avonmouth, 4 April 2018

From the Bristol Channel, as utility vessel MCS Ailsa heads towards Avonmouth Docks, morning of 4 April 2018.

Haven Hornbill heading out, 23 Oct 2017

Multi-role vessel Haven Hornbill heading out of Harwich Harbour for a day’s work, 23rd October 2017:

Buoy maintenance at Harwich Harbour, 10th June, 2015

Harwich Harbour Authority’s workboat and pollution control vessel Haven Hornbill replacing the Fort Buoy at Harwich, just off Felixstowe’s Landguard Fort and port viewing area:

New Thames workboat launch for PLA

Watch the launch of London Titan, the Port of London Authority’s (PLA) new £7 million ship which has been built to keep the Thames clear of obstructions, marked and safe…

Bumpy day for small craft, 3rd July 2014

With a good breeze blowing in Harwich Harbour (UK), its a bit bumpy for the Harwich Ferry and a harbour launch.