The tug Bluefin. photo by John White

Port Watch: Week of Sept. 19

Port Watch

Lots of activity at the Sprague terminals in the days ahead. Here are the details.


Type: bulk carrier
Arrival: in port, sails Sept. 21 or 22
Flag: Hong Kong
Cargo: gypsum
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 63,413 tons
Length x breadth: 200 x 32 meters
Year built: 2017

BLUEFIN (and Penn 80)

Type: tug (and barge)
Arrival: Sept. 20
Flag: United States
Cargo: asphalt
Terminal: Sprague Avery Lane
Deadweight: 428 tons
Length x breadth: 35 x 11 meters
Year built: 2010


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: Sept. 22
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: asphalt
Terminal: Sprague Avery Lane
Deadweight: 14,911 tons
Length x breadth: 133 x 23 meters
Year built: 2012


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: Sept. 25
Flag: Liberia
Cargo: loading tallow
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 19,997 tons
Length x breadth: 145 x 24 meters
Year built: 2016

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