Dependable by John White
The cable ship Dependable. photo by John White

Port Watch: Week of Sept. 4

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

It’s another busy week in Portsmouth Harbor, starting with the Labor Day arrival of a bulk carrier delivering gypsum. Get the details below.


Type: bulk carrier
Arrival: Sept. 4
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: gypsum
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 58,018 tons
Length x breadth: 190 x 32 meters
Year built: 2010


Type: special vessel
Arrival: in port, sailing Sept. 5
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: cable
Terminal: Tyco
Deadweight: 10,194 tons
Length x breadth: 139 x 21 meters
Year built: 2002


Type: tug (and barge)
Arrival: Sept. 6
Flag: United States
Cargo: kerosene
Terminal: Irving
Deadweight: 297 tons
Length x breadth: 34 x 10 meters
Year built: 1999


Type: chemical tanker
Arrival: Sept. 7
Flag: Denmark
Cargo: loading used cooking oil
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 11,336 tons
Length x breadth: 130 x 20 meters
Year built: 2006

Information via Portsmouth Pilots and Photo of Dependable by John White. Note: Ship schedules are subject to change.