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

Port Watch: Week of Sept. 23

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

The first week of fall is shaping up to be a quiet one at the Port of New Hampshire, but a couple of sizable tankers will make quick visits. Here are the details.


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: Sept. 23 (sails Sept. 24)
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: heating oil
Terminal: Irving
Deadweight: 37,456 tons
Length x breadth: 184 x 27 meters
Year built: 2007


Type: asphalt/bitumen tanker
Arrival: Sept. 26 (sails Sept. 27)
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: asphalt
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 14,911 tons
Length x breadth: 133 x 23 meters
Year built: 2016

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