Jurong Dredging Starts Tomorrow
Works to upgrade the Jurong Terminal Berth J10 will start tomorrow and last until March 21, 2016, according to Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA).
This development scheme will involve dredging, rock revetment, shore protection work, demolition and reconstruction of berth J10.
Dredging work will be carried out by a grab dredgers and the dredged material will be loaded onto hopper barges and transported to designated dumping ground by pusher tugboats.
The grab dredgers with hopper barges in attendance will have a circular safety working zone of 50 meters centered at the dredger.
Safety boats will be deployed in the vicinity of the working area to warn other crafts of the project.