|Latitude||55º 57.619′ North (WGS-84 datum)|
|Longitude||004º 48.857′ West (WGS-84 datum)|
With reference to NTM 60/20, mariners are advised that commencing today a dive project will be undertaken as part of the linkspan replacement works at Gourock Ferry Terminal, Firth of Clyde.
Weather permitting, it is anticipated the works will be completed within 7-days and throughout this time scheduled ferry services will continue operation from the new steps structure.
Works will be undertaken by divers operating from the dive support vessel ‘Hound Voyager’ that will be berthed alongside the lifting dolphins or quayside works and will comprise of dive inspections and underwater burning. An A-Flag will be displayed at times when divers are in the water and the Master of the dive support vessel will maintain VHF communication with any nearby vessels on channels 12 and 16.
All vessels navigating in the vicinity of Gourock Ferry Terminal during this time are requested to do so with caution, regulate their speed to minimise the effects of wash and stay well clear of the dive support vessel when an A flag is being displayed.
Further details can be obtained by using the contact details below.
Caledonian Maritime Assets Limited
Fore St. Port Glasgow
PA1 4 5EQ