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  • Singapore, Singapore – Maintenance work on sea barrier off West Johor Straits
  • Bunker Update – 16/05/12

DATE: May 16, 2012 – COUNTRY: Singapore – PORT: Singapore – Maintenance work on sea barrier off West Johor Straits

From 24 May to 23 November, maintenance work will be carried out at the sea barrier off West Johor Straits.

According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Port Marine Notice No.64 of 2012, the works will be conducted 24 hours on every Tuesday and Wednesday only, within the areas bounded by the following co-ordinates (WGS 84 Datum):

  • A) 01° 22.988’N / 103° 39.427’E
  • B) 01° 22.925’N / 103° 39.333’E
  • C) 01° 22.525’N / 103° 39.083’E
  • D) 01° 22.383’N / 103° 38.917’E
  • E) 01° 22.183’N / 103° 38.875’E
  • F) 01° 21.500’N / 103° 38.433’E
  • G) 01° 21.100’N / 103° 38.242’E

The maintenance works will involve the removal and renewal of existing chain connections.

Safety boats will be deployed in the vicinity to warn other craft to keep clear of the working area.

Craft involved in the works will exhibit the appropriate local and international day and night signals.

When in the vicinity of the working areas, mariners are reminded to: (a) Keep well clear and not to enter the working areas; (b) Maintain a proper lookout; (c) Proceed at a safe speed & navigate with caution; (d) Maintain a listening watch on VHF Channel 22 (Jurong Control); and (e) Communicate with Jurong Control on VHF Channel 22; for assistance, if required.

For information about operations in Singapore contact GAC Singapore at singapore@gac.com

DATE: May 16, 2012 – Bunker Update: 16/05/12

Middle East

Qatar IFO380:  0 IFO180:  0 MDO: 0 MGO: 945

Salalah IFO380:  763 IFO180: 803 MDO: 0 MGO: 1180

Indian Subcontinent

Mumbai IFO380:  685.5 IFO180:  694.5 MDO: 0 MGO: 1091

Egypt & Mediterranean

Istanbul  IFO380:  680.5 IFO180:  704.5 MDO: 0 MGO: 1024.5

Malta IFO380:  728.5 IFO180: 755.5 MDO: 0 MGO: 0

Europe & Africa

Durban IFO380:  0 IFO180:  679.5 MDO: 1104.5 MGO: 0

Americas

Rio de Janeiro  IFO380:  680.5 IFO180: 704 MDO: 0 MGO: 1005

Asia Pacific

Busan IFO380:  670 IFO180:  680 MDO: 1030 MGO: 980

Hong Kong IFO380:  686 IFO180:  695 MDO: 1034 MGO: 949.5

Kaohsiung IFO380: 718 IFO180:  728 MDO: 1040 MGO: 998

Shanghai IFO380:  698 IFO180: 712 MDO: 0 MGO: 1081

Singapore IFO380: 676.5 IFO180:  684.5 MDO: 1020 MGO: 974.5

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