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The oil/chemical tanker Iver Prosperity. photo by John White

Port Watch: Week of Jan. 17

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

Two ships arrived in port on Sunday, and two more are expected on Thursday. Here are the details.


Type: bulk carrier
Arrival: Jan. 16
Flag: Bahamas
Cargo: salt
Terminal: Sprague
Deadweight: 50,259 tons
Length x breadth: 190 x 32 meters
Year built: 2000


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: Jan. 16
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: heating oil
Terminal: Irving
Deadweight: 37,456 tons
Length x breadth: 184 x 27 meters
Year built: 2007


Type: towing vessel (and barge)
Arrival: Jan. 20
Flag: United States
Cargo: heating oil
Terminal: Sprague
Deadweight: 536 tons
Length x breadth: 36 x 11 meters
Year built: 2016

MAKO (and Penn 81)

Type: tug (and barge)
Arrival: Jan. 20
Flag: United States
Cargo: asphalt
Terminal: Sprague Avery Lane
Deadweight: 419 tons
Length x breadth: 35 x 11 meters
Year built: 2011

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