Great Eastern
The tanker Great Eastern. photo by John White

Port Watch: Week of March 8

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

A couple of ships sail from Portsmouth Harbor this week, and a tanker arrives on Tuesday. Here are the details.


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: March 9 (sails March 10)
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: heating oil
Terminal: Irving
Deadweight: 37,515 tons
Length x breadth: 183 x 27 meters
Year built: 2005


Type: bulk carrier
Arrival: in port, sails later this week
Flag: Malta
Cargo: gypsum rock
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 63,280 tons
Length x breadth: 199 x 32 meters
Year built: 2016

Global Sentinel

Type: cable layer
Arrival: in port, sails March 13
Flag: United States
Cargo: loading cable
Terminal: Subcom
Deadweight: 13,201 tons
Length x breadth: 146 x 22 meters
Year built: 1991

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