Port Watch: Week of April 17

Port Watch: Week of April 17

USNS Zeus
The USNS Zeus will set sail from the Port of New Hampshire on Thursday. photo by John White

An update on ships arriving at the Port of New Hampshire

Tugboat Alley sponsor revised

The tanker Torm Saone arrived this morning and sets sail tonight, when the tanker Palanca Luanda takes its place. Get the details on these and other ships below.

TORM SAONE

Type: oil/chemical tanker
Arrival: in port, sails April 17
Flag: Denmark
Cargo: diesel
Terminal: Sprague River Road
Deadweight: 36,986 tons
Length x breadth: 183 x 28 meters
Year built: 2004

PALANCA LUANDA

Type: asphalt/bitumen tanker
Arrival: arrives April 17, sails April 18
Flag: Marshall Islands
Cargo: asphalt
Terminal: Sprague Avery Lane
Deadweight: 14,911 tons
Length x breadth: 133 x 23 meters
Year built: 2012

USNS ZEUS

Type: special vessel
Arrival: in port, sails April 20
Flag: United States
Cargo: cable
Terminal: Tyco
Deadweight: 6,963 tons
Length x breadth: 157 x 21 meters
Year built: 1984

COHO (and Penn 92)

Type: tug (and barge)
Arrival: April 20
Flag: United States
Cargo: asphalt
Terminal: Sprague Avery Lane
Deadweight: 428 tons
Length x breadth: 35 x 11 meters
Year built: 2008