Latitude 56º 24.743′ North (WGS-84 datum)
Longitude 005º 28.597′ West (WGS-84 datum)


Mariners are advised that weather permitting on or around 25 November 19 work will commence to undertake emergency repair of the fenders at Oban Railway Pier, Oban.

Works will be undertaken by contactor Alchemy Plant & Contracting Ltd from a small workboat and weather permitting last around 5 days.

Prior to commencing the contractor’s supervisor will liaise with the Harbour Manager and ferry Masters to ensure works will not impact on timetabled ferry services. Communications will be maintained using VHF channels 12 and 16.

During this time all vessels navigating in the vicinity of Oban Railway Pier are requested to do so with caution, maintain a lookout for the workboat and regulate their speed to minimise the effects of wash.

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 749 920

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