The River Hamble Harbour Authority

Notice to River Users 28 of 2011

Diving inspection operations – M27 motorway bridge– River Hamble railway bridge and overhead inspection operations M27 Motorway bridge

  1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that diving inspection operations will take place around the M27 motorway bridge and River Hamble railway bridge during the period 8–10 October 2012. Overhead inspections of the M27 motorway bridge will take place during the period 8–12 October 2012.

  2. Operations will take place during daylight hours only.  Safety and support vessels will be on site throughout.  The main channel will remain open at all times but mariners are requested to keep a sharp lookout and are required to reduce to minimum speed for steerage way when passing under the bridges, whenever operations are in progress.

  3. Cancel this Notice on 15 October 2012.

David M Evans
Marine Director and Harbour Master
River Hamble, Shore Road, Warsash SO31 9FR