The cable ship Decisive. photo by John White

Port Watch: Week of Aug. 5

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An update on vessels arriving at the Port of New Hampshire

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle set sail Monday morning after its weekend stay at the N.H. State Pier. But a couple of cargo ships are due in port over the course of the week. Here are the details.


Type: asphalt/bitumen tanker
Arrival: Aug. 4, sails Aug. 5
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: asphalt
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 37,087 tons
Length x breadth: 180 x 31 meters
Year built: 2015


Type: bulk carrier
Arrival: Aug. 6
Flag: Panama
Cargo: salt
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 60,456 tons
Length x breadth: 200 x 32 meters
Year built: 2015


Type: cable layer
Arrival: Aug. 10
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: cable
Terminal: Subcom (Tyco)
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.