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Information regarding navigation

Start Date 4 Apr 2021 - 15:01
End Date

Notification use of Shore tension activate

Message:

Please be advised that due to the latest weather forecast,  Gale force winds are expected and vessels with large lateral surface arriving at MV I & MVII are advised to order a minimum of 2 shore moorings ahead of time.

Windspeeds exceeding 12.8 m/s are expected tomorrow April 5 07:00 hrs

Remarks:

Maximum conditions under which the ship might pose to be a danger or cause hindrance to other ships or infrastructure:

• 250 - 300 meter LOA: 18,7 meter / second (Beaufort 8)

• 300 - 350 meter LOA: 15,3 meter/second   (Beaufort 7)

• 350 - 400 meter LOA: 12,8 meter / second (Beaufort 6)

  1. All wind speeds measured on board the vessel. .
  2. All wind directions perpendicular to the vessel's side offshore or 45 degrees forward or aft
  3. According a report of a leading research institute: Royal Haskoning DHV

Under such conditions the use of a minimum of 2 tugboats or 2 shore moorings as breast lines as additional measures is necessary to keep the vessel safely alongside.

These additional measures must be in place 2 hours before these conditions are expected.