DREDGING OPERATION 1 BASIN ENTRANCE 9 MAY – 8 JUNE 2022

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Queen's Harbour Master Portsmouth

LNTM No 53/22

1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Queen's Harbour Master Portsmouth that under the direction of Boskalis Westminster Ltd dredging and surveying operations will be undertaken at the entrance of No.1 Basin at HM Naval Base Portsmouth from 9 May to 8 June 2022.

2. A floating pontoon will be anchored and tethered using mooring lines between Victory Jetty and Sheer Jetty with a floating hose extending from the dredge area at No.1 Basin entrance to the pontoon. Dredge activities will be in operation for a limited duration in each 24 hour period during both night and daylight hours.

3. Marine operations will be conducted using MPV BULLDOG with survey work being carried out by the multi-purpose RIB SEA EAGLE.

MPV BULLDOG 

 

SEA EAGLE

4. A rectangular exclusion area is required for this duration of the works and is indicated by the green boundary below.

5. QHM Harbour Control will be kept informed of work in progress and can be contacted on VHF Ch 11 or by telephoning 02392 723689 for the latest information. 

6. Cancel this Local Notice to Mariners on 19 June 2022.

 

Friday 29 Apr 2022

N J RANDALL
Queen's Harbour Master

Owners, Agents, Charterers, Marinas, Yacht Clubs and Recreational Sailing Organisations should ensure that the contents of this Notice are made known to the masters or persons in charge of their vessels or craft.