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The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle.

Port Watch: Week of July 29

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An update on vessels arriving at the Port of New Hampshire

The big excitement at the Port of New Hampshire this week is the Sail Portsmouth festival, which kicks off with the Parade of Sail on Thursday, Aug. 1, highlighted by the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle. There are also some cargo vessels on the way. Here are the details.

RTC 60

Type: barge (with tug TBD)
Arrival: July 31
Flag: United States
Cargo: heating oil and diesel
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 8,347 tons
Length x breadth: 95 x 21 meters
Year built: 2010

USCGC EAGLE

Type: sailing vessel
Arrival: Aug. 1
Flag: United States
Cargo: N/A
Terminal: N.H. State Pier
Deadweight: N/A
Length x breadth: 89 x 12 meters

ASPHALT SPLENDOR

Type: asphalt/bitumen tanker
Arrival: Aug. 3
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: asphalt
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 37,087 tons
Length x breadth: 180 x 31 meters
Year built: 2015

PALANCA RIO

Type: asphalt/bitumen tanker
Arrival: Aug. 3 (tentatively)
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: asphalt
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 14,911 tons
Length x breadth: 133 x 23 meters
Year built: 2016

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