JABATAN LAUT SEMENANJUNG MALAYSIA
NOTICE TO MARINERS
Notice No. : 46(T) of 1998  
Authority  : Director General of Marine, Peninsular Malaysia 
Position  : Malacca Straits , Off Port Dickson.
Charts Affected  : BA 3947,BA 1140 And MAL 532
Publication Affected  :

CABLE LAYING OPERATION OFF PORT DICKSON

  1. Mariners are advised that submarine cable laying operations will be carried out at approximate position Lat 02-30.5 N Long 101-48.7 E off Port Dickson commencing 24 August 1998.These construction activities include :
    1. Installation of 20" and 10" pipelines from lay barge
    2. Trenching:- excavation and back filling of a trench between pipelines laid.
    3. Span Correction :- Diving operation to ensure the pipelines are supported sufficiently.
    4. CBM installation:- 6 point mooring system,including installation of anchor piles,clump weights,mooring buoys and CBM riser.
    5. PLEM installation:- PLEM positioning including piling and diving operations.

  1. Laybarge will have a total of nine anchors extending up to 700 metres which will be marked with yellow pennant marker buoys.The buoys will be fitted with a flashing light for demarkation at night.
  2. It is anticipated all operations will be completed by 31st Dec 1998.
  3. Mariners are requested to give a wide berth when in the vicinity and to all vessels engaged in the above operation.
  4. A chartlet showing the working area is attached.

 

 

 


(CAPT. NAZRI BIN ABU HASSAN )

for Director General of Marine,

Peninsular Malaysia.

 

 

MARINE DEPARTMENT,

PENINSULAR MALAYSIA,

P.O. BOX 12,

42007 PORT KLANG.

 

 

Date: 10th September 1998.

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