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Singapore, Singapore
Dredging operations at Benoi Basin
August 18, 2015, Singapore, Singapore
From 20 August to 20 November, dredging works will be carried out at Benoi Basin, within the working area bounded by the following co-ordinates:1) 01 deg. 18.391’N / 103 deg. 40.859’E

2) 01 deg. 18.418’N / 103 deg. 40.880’E

3) 01 deg. 18.293’N / 103 deg. 40.894’E

4) 01 deg. 18.329’N / 103 deg. 40.867’E


Working Hours: 24 hours daily including Sundays and Public Holidays.


The dredging work will be carried out by dredgers held in position by anchors. The dredgers, with hopper barges in attendance, will have a circular safety working zone of 50 meters radius centred at the dredger. The dredged materials will be transported to the designated dumping ground by hopper barges assisted by tug boats.


A safety boat will be deployed in the vicinity of the working area to warn

other craft of the project.


(For information about operations in Singapore, contact GAC Singapore

Source: Maritime & Port Authority of Singapore, Port Marine Notice 84 of 2015

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