Complete NTM 53/16

Mariners are advised of marine activities in relation to fendering modifications at Lochranza Ferry Terminal commencing on Friday 05th August. Coastworks Operations Ltd will have workboat “Challenger of Leith” on site to remove and lift fender units from/to the pier/pier deck for modification purposes. The vessel will return at a later date to lift the modified fenders back into place. (Date yet to be confirmed).

Challenger of Leith:
MCA Workboat Code Category 2
Dimensions: 15.1m x 6.6m x 1.7m draft
Crane: HS Marine AK48 E4+LM, lifting 1.3t @ 15m and 7t over the bow
Winch: 8T North Sea winch with 120m x 24mm wire and a 5t capstan


All vessels navigating in the vicinity of Lochranza Ferry Terminal are advised to maintain a look-out for the vessel, proceed with caution and regulate their speed to minimise the effects of wash accordingly.

Further details can be obtained using the contact details below.

David McHardie
Harbour Master

Caledonian Maritime Assets Limited
Municipal Buildings, Fore St.,
Port Glasgow
PA1 4 5EQ
Tel: 01475 749920

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