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

Port Watch: Week of Jan. 6

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

One ship sails from Portsmouth Harbor on Monday and another arrives in the afternoon. Here’s the latest on shipping activity coming up this week.


Type: cable layer
Arrival: in port, sails Jan. 6
Flag: United States
Cargo: loading cable
Terminal: Subcom
Deadweight: 8,527 tons
Length x breadth: 146 x 22 meters
Year built: 1991


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: Jan. 6
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: heating oil
Terminal: Irving
Deadweight: 37,456 tons
Length x breadth: 184 x 27 meters
Year built: 2007

MBT 35

Type: barge
Arrival: Jan. 8
Flag: United States
Cargo: cement
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: N/A
Length x breadth: 22 x 5 meters
Year built: 1977

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