Repair works for light beacon off Black Point Power Station

11 Nov 2022 / Hong Kong

For approximately three months, repair works for a light beacon will be carried out within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates (WGS 84 Datum) from (A) to (D):
(A) 22° 24.658’N 113° 54.172’E
(B) 22° 24.639’N 113° 54.193’E
(C) 22° 24.619’N 113° 54.172’E
(D) 22° 24.639’N 113° 54.151’E

The works will be carried out by one work boat. One guard boat will provide assistance.

A working area of approximately 25 metres around the work boat will be established. Yellow marker buoys fitted with yellow flashing lights will be laid to mark the positions of the anchors extending from the work boat.

The hours of work will be from 0800 to 1800 hours. No works will be carried out on Sundays and public holidays. Vessels employed for the works will not stay in the works area outside the hours of work.

Diving operations will be carried out from time to time during the hours of work.

Vessels engaged in the works will display signals as prescribed in international and local regulations.

Vessels navigating in the vicinity should proceed with caution and keep clear of the works area at slow speed, bearing in mind there are divers working in the area.

(For information about operations in Hong Kong, contact GAC Hong Kong at shipping.hongko[email protected])

Source: Government of the Hong Kong Marine Department Notice No.226/2022

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