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

Port Watch: Week of Sept. 9

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

The tug Coho and barge Penn 92 arrived on Sunday with a shipment of asphalt and sailed again on Monday morning. A few other vessels are expected over the course of the week. Here are the details.

COHO (and Penn 92)

Type: tug (and barge)
Arrival: Sept. 8, sailed Sept. 9
Flag: United States
Cargo: asphalt
Terminal: Sprague Avery Lane
Deadweight: 428 tons
Length x breadth: 35 x 11 meters
Year built: 2008


Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: Sept. 10
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: heating oil & diesel
Terminal: Irving, then Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 37,456 tons
Length x breadth: 184 x 27 meters
Year built: 2007


Type: general cargo
Arrival: Sept. 11 or 12
Flag: Antigua Barbuda
Cargo: cable
Terminal: NH State Pier
Deadweight: 7,969 tons
Length x breadth: 120 x 20 meters
Year built: 2008


Type: self discharging bulk carrier
Arrival: Sept. 15
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: gypsum
Terminal: National Gypsum
Deadweight: 71,552 tons
Length x breadth: 229 x 32 meters
Year built: 2013

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