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

Port Watch: Week of May 8

Port Watch
An update on shipping activity at the Port of New Hampshire

The tanker Palanca Cadiz left port monday morning, and the cable ship Thorco Liva will follow in the afternoon. More activity is expected later in the week. Here are the details.


Type: general cargo
Arrival: in port, sails May 8
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: loading cable
Terminal: Subcom
Deadweight: 16,901 tons
Length x breadth: 132 x 23 meters
Year built: 2012


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: May 9
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: heating oil & diesel
Terminal: Irving
Deadweight: 37,456 tons
Length x breadth: 184 x 27 meters
Year built: 2007


Type: bulk carrier
Arrival: in port, sails May 12
Flag: Liberia
Cargo: gypsum
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 53,466 tons
Length x breadth: 190 x 33 meters
Year built: 2005

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