aboard MSC New York

Bridge and container stacks as MSC New York loads . .

Relatively unusual to get access aboard large container vessels while loading – so here’s a new Shipping TV video with shots on the bridge and the container stacks as MSC’s…

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Viewpoint cafe will lose part of its view: 15th December 2014

The new quay extension at the Port of Felixstowe will block off more of the port’s quays from the Felixstowe Viewpoint cafe:

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Thalassa Doxa arrives Felixstowe, 14th December, 2014

New video from Shipping TV: Thalassa Doxa arrives at Felixstowe on the sunny and breezy morning of 14th December 2014, loaded with Christmas goodies:

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Christmas lights review 2014 – town and around!

Our town is full of Christmas lights again this year – and Mark Reid has been around the town centre, and around our residential streets, to capture some of the…

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New Port of Felixstowe Logistics Park; 10th December 2014

HPUK’s Port of Felixstowe has just announced that they are developing a massive Logistics Park just 100m from the Port’s newest berth complex. See the site, meet developer Simon Jenkins…

MSC New York

MSC’s biggest boxship makes a sneaky visit . . 7th Dec 2014

The world’s 2nd largest container line, swiss-owned MSC, brought their newest and largest ship, the 15,908 TEU MSC New York, into Felixstowe at around midnight, and will be taking her…

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Felixstowe piling complete + larger ships due in soon

Main piling is now complete on the new Felixstowe finger quay, while larger ships are starting to put the pressure on UK ports . . .

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Felixstowe Seafarers Centre party, 5th December 2014

In the run-up to Christmas, we join a party at the Seafarers Centre, and meet new manager Sada Shah to hear about the work the centre does.

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Salvation Army Christmas Tree Exhibition, 2014

Great video from local film-maker Mark Reid and Webministries TV:

Thalassa tyhi 30th November 2014

Thalassa Tyhi arriving at Felixstowe, 30th November 2014

The 13,800 TEU Thalassa Tyhi arriving at the Port of Felixstowe on Sunday, 30th November, 2014.