Watch: Parking a Triple-E at Felixstowe – Tug’s Perspective

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*+-This two-part series comes to us from Shipping TV‘s Chris Gosling who was aboard the tug Svitzer Stanford for the maiden call of the Triple-E containership Matz Maersk at the Port of Felixstowe, April 4, 2015. The first video shows the indirect towing maneuver which helps to turn the vessel as it approaches Felixstowe. The […]

Video: Life Aboard One of the Biggest Container Ships in the World

Triple-E nearly fully loaded departing Algeciras, Spain.  Photo courtesy Maersk Line

*+-We saw a short clip of this video earlier this month along with a New York Times feature article, “Aboard a Cargo Colossus“, so consider this the extended version with interviews with the captain and crew. The video offers a glimpse of what life is like aboard a Triple E containership, the MV Mary Maersk, which at 400 meters […]