tanker acadian
The Canadian oil/chemical tanker Acadian. photo by John White

Port Watch: Week of April 20

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

Monday kicks off another active week at the Port of New Hampshire, beginning with the arrival of a dredger at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. Here are the details.


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: April 19, sails April 20
Flag: Canada
Cargo: heating oil
Terminal: Irving
Deadweight: 37,515 tons
Length x breadth: 183 x 27 meters
Year built: 2005


Type: dredger
Arrival: April 20
Flag: United States
Cargo: N/A
Terminal: Portsmouth Naval Shipyard
Deadweight: N/A
Length x breadth: 68 x 17 meters

COHO (and Penn 92)

Type: tug (and barge)
Arrival: April 21
Flag: United States
Cargo: asphalt
Terminal: Sprague Avery Lane
Deadweight: 428 tons
Length x breadth: 35 x 11 meters
Year built: 2008


Type: bulk carrier
Arrival: April 23
Flag: Hong Kong
Cargo: gypsum
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 52,451 tons
Length x breadth: 190 x 32 meters
Year built: 2004

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