Australia: Portland Harbour Depth Maintenance Operations Underway
Mariners are advised that Maritime Constructions will be carrying out harbour depth maintenance operations (bed levelling) using a Sweep Bar within the breakwaters of Portland Harbour.
The operations may be carried out 24 hours a day using the m.v. Andrew Wilson.
Mariners are advised to proceed with caution in the vicinity of the vessel.
Whilst in position, the vessel will exhibit the appropriate lights and shapes as required by the International Regulations for the Prevention of Collisions at Sea.
Press Release, March 13, 2013