Tug special: Afloat with Felixstowe tugs and UASC Ain Snan . .

Felixstowe tugs working hard! Afloat with Svitzer tugs at Felixstowe to berth the 13,296 TEU UASC Ain Snan on 1st Felixstowe call on Saturday 21st March 2015:

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Marstal Maersk sails after 1st call, 15th March 2015

2014-built Triple-E Marstal Maersk sails after her first call at the Port of Felixstowe, at 07.34 on Sunday, 15th March 2015. She’s helped around the tight Beach End turn by…

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Felixstowe finger quay on track for summer opening:

Port of Felixstowe’s new 190metre extension to berth 8 & 9 looks on track for open in Q3, 2015:

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Port of Felixstowe hits 4m box record in 2014

Port of Felixstowe Clemence Cheng confirmed that Felixstowe has reached a new container handling record in 2014 . . but didn’t want to shout about it . .

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Felixstowe’s competitor London Gateway gets Triple-E ship call

In an out-of-the-blue move, Maersk Line Triple-E vessel Munkebo Maersk is calling at London Gateway on Thursday 26th February, while Maersk Line have declared a big profits jump for 2014.


Hanging off a crane at Felixstowe . .

Amazing video made by a young guy strolling about on top of the crane at the McCarthy and Stone site on Hamilton Gardens – wow!

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First Snow of Winter 2015

It’s 29th January and the first snow of the winter falls on Felixstowe – just in time for the rush hour. Here are a few pictures from the gathering gloom…

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Stena Line gets great North Sea results for 2014

Stena Line have just announced good-looking results for their Harwich – Hook of Holland service in 2013 – figures up, plus 1100% reliability. We also note that we can’t find…

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Sajir sailing from Felixstowe after Maiden Call

!5,000 TEU UASC Sajir sails from the Port of Felixstowe on the cold and breezy afternoon of 24th January, 2015. This vessel is said be LNG-ready, but does not have…

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Eleonora Maersk sailing, 24th January 2015

15,500 TEU Eleonora Maersk sailing from Felixstowe on the chilly and breezey afternoon of 24th January, 2015