Sovereign Harbour Notice to Mariners No 14 of 2018
Entrance Channel Dredging Operations and Buoyage Removal
The TSH Dredger ‘Sospan Dau’ is at Sovereign Harbour undertaking maintenance dredging operations.
All Port and Starboard buoyage has been removed to facilitate dredging works. Mariners are urged to navigate the channel with caution. The Safe Water mark and Special Mark (wreck marker) remain on station.
The dredger will exhibit lights and shapes in accordance with the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea and is monitoring VHF Ch. 17 & 16.
All vessels are warned to navigate with caution within the vicinity of the dredger and to listen to instructions from “Sovereign Harbour” on VHF Ch17.
Mariners may contact ‘SOVEREIGN HARBOUR’ On VHF Channel 17 for further advice. This notice to remain in force until further notice.