Great Eastern
The tanker Great Eastern. photo by John White

Port Watch: Week of Aug. 6

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An update on vessels arriving at the Port of New Hampshire

It’s the lazy days of summer in Portsmouth Harbor, and shipping activity is pretty minimal. A tanker came and left over the weekend, and another is expected on Thursday. Get the details below.


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: Aug. 4, sailed Aug. 5
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: diesel
Terminal: Irving
Deadweight: 37,515 tons
Length x breadth: 183 x 27 meters
Year built: 2005


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: Aug. 9
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: loading tallow
Terminal: Sprague
Deadweight: 25,196 tons
Length x breadth: 160 x 25 meters
Year built: 2016

Information via Portsmouth Pilots and Note: Ship schedules are subject to change.