Construction of temporary loading jetty & dredging off Changi East

15 Nov 2022 / Singapore

The working period for the construction of a loading jetty and dredging off Changi East has been extended. The work will now be conducted from 15 November 2022 to 14 May 2023.

As advised in the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Port Marine Notice No.077 of 2022, the works will be conducted 24 hours daily - including Sundays and Public Holidays - within the working area bounded by the following co-ordinates (WGS 84 Datum):
1 01° 19.775'N / 104° 01.299'E
2 01° 19.604'N / 104° 01.306'E
3 01° 19.567'N / 104° 01.333’E
4 01° 19.521'N / 104° 01.412’E
5 01° 19.935'N / 104° 01.947’E
6 01° 20.077'N / 104° 01.947’E
7 01° 20.229'N / 104° 02.143’E
8 01° 20.316'N / 104° 02.335’E
9 01° 20.318'N / 104° 02.557’E
10 01° 20.349'N / 104° 02.688’E
11 01° 20.648'N / 104° 02.774’E
12 01° 20.527'N / 104° 02.265’E

The loading jetty will be constructed from the land by dump trucks and excavators. Dredging works will be carried out prior to the construction of the jetty.

Safety boats will be deployed to warn other craft to keep clear of the area during the dredging operations.

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

When in the vicinity of the working area, mariners are reminded to:
a) Keep well clear and not to enter the working area;
b) Maintain a proper lookout;
c) Proceed at a safe speed and navigate with caution;
d) Maintain a listening watch on VHF Channel 21 (Sembawang Control);
e) Communicate with Sembawang Control on VHF Channel 21 for assistance, if required.

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