Notice to Mariners / No.23 – 8th of August 2018

Notice to Mariners / No.23 – 8th of August 2018

Subject: Ship to Ship Transfer Operation at Saqr Port Anchorage
Ref : BA Chart 3174
A ship to ship transfer operation will take place at Saqr Port special anchorage (SP-02) between M/v.ER Bordeaux and T-Tetra-V/B-Bluefin-V commencing on 9th Aug 2018. The vessel will anchor in special anchorage SP-02 (26o 00.087N, 55o 58.860E) and will require an exclusion zone of 0.5 NM radius around the above location. The operation expected to take 1-2 days.
Therefore, all Mariners are requested to keep clear of the exclusion zone and proceed with caution in and around the above location during S.T.S operation

Capt. Michael Magee
Harbour Master, RAK Ports
Status of previously published notices:
2015: 1
2016: 2
2017: 5, 10, 14, 15, 18, 19, 22, 23
2018: 2, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22