|Latitude||56º 32.223′ North (WGS-84 datum)|
|Longitude||005º 46.497′ West (WGS-84 datum)|
Mariners are advised that from 23 April 2019 contractors George Leslie Ltd will commence repairs and reconstruction of the aligning structure at Lochaline Ferry Slipway, Morven. The works are scheduled to conclude by April 2020.
Throughout this time scheduled ferry services will continue operation however, all vessels should be aware that throughout the period of the works a spud-leg barge will be positioned on the inside of the breakwater.
A small safety boat may also be in attendance and when required works will also involve commercial diving projects.
During any dive projects, the contractor’s supervisor and any dive supervisor will liaise with the CalMac Harbour Manager and ferry Master and will monitor VHF channels 12 and 16. At all relevant times when diving operations are ongoing Flag A will be displayed.
Until further notification informing harbour users that works have concluded mariners navigating near to Lochaline Ferry Slipway are advised to maintain a look-out for workboats and any A Flag being displayed, maintain a safe distance and pass at minimum speed to reduce vessel wash.
Further details can be obtained using the contact details below.
Caledonian Maritime Assets Limited
Fore St. Port Glasgow
PA1 4 5EQ
Tel: 01475 749 920
Categories: Notice to Mariners