Ruth Reinauer
The tug Ruth M.Reinauer. photo by John White

Port Watch: Week of Nov. 12

News, Outdoor, Port Watch
An update on vessels arriving at the Port of New Hampshire

After a quiet Veterans Day, a tug and barge arrived Tuesday morning in Portsmouth Harbor. At least one other ship is expected later in the week. Here’s what we know so far.


Type: tug (and barge)
Arrival: Nov. 13 (sails Nov. 14)
Flag: United States
Cargo: heating oil and diesel
Terminal: Sprague Avery Lane, then Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 1 ton
Length x breadth: 36 x 10 meters
Year built: 2009


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: Nov. 16
Flag: Canada
Cargo: heating oil and diesel
Terminal: Irving
Deadweight: 37,515 tons
Length x breadth: 183 x 27 meters
Year built: 2005

Information via Portsmouth Pilots and Note: Ship schedules are subject to change. To see previous installments of Port Watch, click here.