Notice to River Users 5 of 2012
Piling replacement works – River Hamble
- 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.
- All vessels involved will display the appropriate lights and shapes as required by the International Regulations for the Prevention of Collisions at Sea.
- 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.
- 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