Great Eastern
The tanker Great Eastern. photo by John White

Port Watch: Week of May 27

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An update on vessels arriving at the Port of New Hampshire

The Virgo Colossus, BBC Kwiatkowski, and Great Eastern are all in port now, and the Global Sentinel is expected tomorrow. Here are the details.


Type: bulk carrier
Arrival: in port
Flag: Panama
Cargo: 49,000 tons of coal
Terminal: Schiller Station
Deadweight: 61,616 tons
Length x breadth: 200 x 32 meters
Year built: 2012


Type: general cargo
Arrival: in port
Flag: Antigua Barbuda
Cargo: cable
Terminal: Subcom, shifting to NH State Pier May 29
Deadweight: 7,732 tons
Length x breadth: 122 x 18 meters
Year built: 2008


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: May 28
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: heating oil and diesel
Terminal: Irving
Deadweight: 37,515 tons
Length x breadth: 183 x 27 meters
Year built: 2005


Type: cable layer
Arrival: May 29
Flag: United States
Cargo: cable
Terminal: Subcom
Deadweight: 8,527 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.