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Queens Harbour Master Portsmouth 57 of 2017

Date: to Sun 05 Nov

Maintenance Dredging at Haslar Marina

1.  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Queen’s Harbour Master Portsmouth that routine  maintenance dredging will commence within Haslar Marina Gosport from 12 September 2017 and is expected to last for approximately seven weeks. The contractor for the works is Jenkins Marine Ltd. 

2. The vessel conducting this task will be the “DOREEN DORWARD” (LOA 30.1m) Backhoe Dredger which will display the appropriate signals from the COLREGS when conducting her operations. The spoil will be loaded into one of two self propelled split hopper barges “NAB”  and / or “NEEDLES” (both having an LOA of 44.1m) for disposal to the NAB Spoil Ground. Operations will be conducted daily between 0600 and 2100 Monday to Friday but with the option to work weekends if bad weather is a factor.  

3. QHM Harbour Control will be informed of the vessels daily area of operations and may be contacted on VHF Ch 11 or by telephoning 02392 723689 for the latest information. Their movements will be de-conflicted from other movements by QHM Harbour Control in the usual manner.

4.  This notice will be cancelled on 5th November 2017.