The River Hamble Harbour Authority

Notice to River Users 5 of 2012

Piling replacement works – River Hamble

  1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a piling barge will be extracting and replacing mid-stream mooring piles at various locations throughout the harbour during the period 7 – 29 February 2012 (approx). The actual completion date will be dependant on the weather.
  2. All vessels involved will display the appropriate lights and shapes as required by the International Regulations for the Prevention of Collisions at Sea.
  3. River users are advised to maintain a listening watch on VHF Channel 68 for navigational broadcasts during these works, and navigate with caution in the vicinity of the piling barge and other vessels involved.
  4. Further information on these works can be obtained from the Harbour Office or by calling ‘Hamble Harbour Radio’ on VHF Channel 68.

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

7 February 2012