Hornet News

MAINTENANCE DREDGING AT HMNB PORTSMOUTH

23 – 30 NOVEMBER 2019


LNTM No 78/19

1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Queen's Harbour Master Portsmouth that Surveying Operations and Maintenance Dredging will be conducted in the maintained areas within Portsmouth Harbour and its approach channels from 23 to 30 November 2019.

2. The contractor for the works will be Boskalis Westminster Ltd using the “plough” vessel “FASTNET SOUND” (LOA 27m) operating from 27 to 30 November and the "ARAMIS" carrying out survey operations throughout. All vessels will display the appropriate signals when conducting survey and dredging operations.

3. Mariners are requested to keep a good lookout and pass at slow speed while dredging operations are being conducted. A listening watch will be maintained on VHF Ch 11 throughout.

4. QHM Harbour Control will be kept informed of work in progress and will de-conflict movements with other marine traffic. They can be contacted on VHF Ch 11 or by telephoning 02392 723689 for the latest information.

5. Cancel this LNTM on 5 December 2019.