JABATAN LAUT SEMENANJUNG MALAYSIA
NOTICE TO MARINERS

Notice No. : 11 of 1998 
Authority  : Director General of Marine, Peninsular Malaysia 
Position  : Malacca Strait,Off Selangor and Negeri Sembilan.
Charts Affected  : BA 3946,1140. 
Publication Affected  : - 

DAMAGED SUBMARINE FIBRE OPTIC CABLE ( MALACCA ST.OFF SEL AND N.S )

 

1. The Marine Department has received numerous complaints with regard to achoring vessels causing damage to submarine fibre optic cables off Port Dickson. (139'N 10415'E).

 

2. Masters of vessels are reminded that they are prohibited from anchoring within 50 metres on either side of the fibre optic cables.Details of the position of the cables are given on pages 2 and 3.

 

3. For complete details of the submarine fibre optic cables that have been laid around Peninsular Malaysia,mariners are to refer to Malaysian NTM 13/96.

 

(CAPT.M.PRATHABAN)

for Director General of Marine,

Peninsular Malaysia.

 

 

MARINE DEPARTMENT,

PENINSULAR MALAYSIA,

P.O. BOX 12,

42007 PORT KLANG.

 

 

Date: 23rd.March 1998.

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