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Soil investigation works in Temasek Fairway
Tuesday, May 10, 2016, Singapore
Soil investigation works are underway in the northern part of Temasek Fairway and will continue until 8 June 2016.According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Port Marine Notice No.49 of 2016, the works are being conducted 24 hours daily – including Sundays & Public Holidays – at the following co-ordinates (WGS 84 Datum):
BH – P11)  01 deg. 15.490’N / 103 deg. 39.260’E
BH – P12)  01 deg. 15.340’N / 103 deg. 39.320’E
BH – P13)  01 deg. 15.180’N / 103 deg. 39.370’E
BH – P14)  01 deg. 14.880’N / 103 deg. 39.490’E
BH – P15)  01 deg. 14.580’N / 103 deg. 39.600’ESoil investigation works will be carried out by drilling and sampling using a jack-up barge. Tug boats will be used  to move  the  jack-up  barge.  The safety zone is a circular area of 30m radius centred at the borehole. A safety boat will be deployed in the vicinity  to warn other craft about the work.When in the vicinity of the working area, mariners are reminded to:
a) Keep well clear of the working barges;
b) Maintain a proper lookout;
c) Proceed at a slow speed and navigate with caution;
d) Maintain a listening watch on VHF Channel 22 (Jurong Control);
e) Communicate with Jurong Control on VHF Channel 22 for assistance, if required.For information about operations in Singapore contact GAC Singapore at singapore@gac.com

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