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The oil/chemical tanker Chem Houston. photo by John White

Port Watch: Week of March 18

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An update on vessels arriving at the Port of New Hampshire

Several vessels arrived in Portsmouth Harbor over the weekend, two of which are setting sail on Monday night. But more are on the way. Here are the details so far.


Type: general cargo
Arrival: March 17
Flag: Panama
Cargo: loading cable
Terminal: Tyco
Deadweight: 16,969 tons
Length x breadth: 132 x 23 meters
Year built: 2016


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: March 17 (sailing March 18)
Flag: Liberia
Cargo: loading tallow
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 19,997 tons
Length x breadth: 145 x 24 meters
Year built: 2014


Type: tug (and barge)
Arrival: March 17 (sailing March 18)
Flag: United States
Cargo: heating oil
Terminal: Irving
Deadweight: 749 tons
Length x breadth: 38 x 12 meters
Year built: 2000


Type: bulk carrier
Arrival: March 19
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: salt
Terminal: NH State Pier
Deadweight: 32,519 tons
Length x breadth: 180 x 28 meters
Year built: 2011

DENALI (and DBL 104)

Type: tug (and barge)
Arrival: March 21
Flag: United States
Cargo: kerosene
Terminal: Irving
Deadweight: 278 tons
Length x breadth: 39 x 11 meters
Year built: 2010

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