The cable ship Decisive. photo by John White

Port Watch: Week of April 18

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

A gypsum ship arrives Monday afternoon, and a pair of cable ships swap places later in the week. Here are the details.


Type: bulk carrier
Arrival: April 18
Flag: Liberia
Cargo: gypsum
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 57,408 tons
Length x breadth: 190 x 32 meters
Year built: 2011


Type: cable layer
Arrival: in port, sails April 20 or 21
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: loading cable
Terminal: Subcom
Deadweight: 10,096 tons
Length x breadth: 140 x 21 meters
Year built: 2002


Type: cable layer
Arrival: April 20 or 21
Flag: United States
Cargo: loading cable
Terminal: Subcom
Deadweight: 10,077 tons
Length x breadth: 140 x 21 meters
Year built: 2003

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