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12 Aug

Notice to Mariners No 092 of 2022 - Annual Haven Waterway Navigation Buoy Maintenance Campaign Works

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, a schedule of annual navigation buoy maintenance is now planned to commence on or about ...
12 Aug

Notice to Mariners No 091 of 2022 - Diving Operations at Mid Channel Rock Beacon

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, on 23RD AUGUST 2022, diving will take place on Mid Channel Rock Beacon (approximate position ...
09 Aug

Notice to Mariners No 090 of 2022 - Cancellation of NtM 058/22

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the Benthic grab sample surveys in the vicinity of Turbot Bank have now been completed.   ...
08 Aug

Notice to Mariners No.089 of 2022 - Angle Yacht Regatta

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that Angle Yacht Regatta will take place on Saturday 13th August 2022.   The race start will be ...
08 Aug

Notice to Mariners No.088 of 2022 (Supersedes NTM 083.22) - Newton Noyes Navigation LIghts

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the two vertical red lights at the West end of Newton Noyes jetty have been reported as ...
08 Aug

Notice to Mariners No.087 of 2022 - Longoar Bay Visitor Moorings

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the Longoar Bay visitor moorings have been serviced therefore NtM 057/2022 is now cancelled. ...
08 Aug

Notice to Mariners No.086 of 2022 - Construction Work at Pembroke Port

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, commencing 15th August 2022 until October 2023, work will commence on demolition of two ...
08 Aug

Notice to Mariners No.085 of 2022 - Dredging Operations VPOT Jetty and RWE

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, commencing the week of 12th August 2022, for approximately 6 weeks, dredging operations will ...
02 Aug

Notice To Mariners No.081 of 2022 - Survey Work of The East and West Channels (supersedes NtM 064 of 2022)

1.  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, from 4th August for approximately three weeks, the Survey Vessel GEO OCEAN V will be ...
29 Jul

Notice to Mariners No.079 of 2022 - VPOT and Crow Pool Pre-Dredging Survey

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that from 30th July, for approximately 7 days, the Survey Vessel “SEA EAGLE” will be ...
29 Jul

Notice to Mariners No.078 of 2022 - Crane Barge Operations Valero Jetties

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, commencing the week of 1st August 2022, Crane barge operations from Wilcarry 1711 will take ...
25 Jul

Notice to Mariners No.075 of 2022 - Hovercraft Intertidal Seagrass Surveys

    MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, between 9th August and 1st September 2022, hovercraft surveys will take place in the ...
05 Jul

Notice To Mariners No.065 of 2022 - PCC Seasonal Pontoons

  1.  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the seasonal pontoons at Dale, Hazelbeach, Neyland, Hobbs Point and Burton have been ...
16 Jun

Notice to Mariners No.056 of 2022 - Pembroke River Navigation Buoys

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the channel marker buoy No13 in the Pembroke River is off station, a further Notice to ...
14 Jun

Annual Standing Notice No.26 - Pilot Boarding

  Pilot Boarding Arrangements - All vessels are expected to comply with latest SOLAS Regulations, IMO Conventions and ISO ...
31 May

Notice To Mariners No.048 of 2022 - Newton Noyes Leads Partly Obscured

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, due to the construction of the Solar Farm above Newton Noyes, the Day Shapes are partly ...
26 May

Notice To Mariners No.046 of 2022 - Change of Port Control Callsign to “Milford Haven VTS”

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, to comply with IALA VTS Centres naming protocol, Milford Haven Port Control will, from 0001 ...
25 May

Notice To Mariners No.045 of 2022 - Warning Buoys Re-established in West Angle Bay, Jenkins Point, Dale Bay and Gelliswick Bay

  1.  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, warning buoys to remind mariners of the requirements and responsibilities of high-speed ...
25 Apr

Notice To Mariners No.027 of 2022 - Ecological Surveys in Milford Haven and Pennar Gut

1.  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, ecological surveys will take place on the Haven between 26th April and 31st August 2022. ...
14 Apr

Notice to Mariners No.024 of 2022 - META  MEECE Test Buoy - Dale Roads

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, a temporary buoy carrying scientific equipment will be deployed in Dale Roads META area from ...
01 Apr

Notice to Mariners No 022 of 2022 - Wreck Marker Buoys

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, Marker buoys and associated shot lines have been established on the following wrecks to ...
23 Mar

Notice to Mariners No 019 of 2022 - Puma Energy Jetty Approach Road & T-Head Works

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, from Monday 21st March 2022 until end October 2022, scaffolding works and routine maintenance ...
18 Mar

Notice to Mariners No 018 of 2022 - Deployment and Operation of ADCP in Freshwater West

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, an Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP) used to inform the engineering designs and ...
03 Mar

Notice To Mariners No.014 of 2022 - SANCTIONS ON RUSSIAN VESSELS

  1.  Due to the current situation in Ukraine the UK Government does not consider it appropriate for Russian vessels to ...
01 Mar

Notice To Mariners No.013 of 2022 - Control Depths

  1.  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, following last year’s dredging survey, the following control depths have been ...
17 Jan

Notice To Mariners No.005 of 2022 - Ecological Surveys in Milford Haven and Pennar Gut

  1.  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, ecological surveys will take place on the Haven between 17th January 2022 and 22nd ...
04 Jan

Notice To Mariners No. 002 of 2022 - COVID 19 Special Procedures

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, following the outbreak of the Coronavirus (Covid19), the UK Department for Transport, in ...
04 Jan

Notice To Mariners No. 001 of 2022 - Notices Remaining In Force

  1.  MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that, the following Notices to Mariners, in addition to the Annual Standing Notice ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.25 - Narrow Channels

  1.  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the Milford Haven Waterway is defined as a “Narrow Channel” under the International ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.24 - Policy on the Use of Open-Loop Exhaust Scrubbers

  1.  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, this Notice to Mariners is to communicate Milford Haven Port Authority’s (MHPA) ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.23 - Obstructing the Fairway

  1. MARINERS ARE REMINDED that vessel movements may occur with limited under keel clearance and in order to navigate safely ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.22 - Weighted Heaving Lines

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that the practice of weighting heaving lines with infills of metal and like objects poses a ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.21 - Letting Go Tug Lines

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that it is a requirement in Milford Haven that tug lines are let go from the ship in a ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.20 - Controlled and Exclusion Zones

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, for enhancement of safety, certain specified vessels whilst navigating within the ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.19 - Message Markers

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, in accordance with IALA V103 training, Milford Haven Port Control will use Standard ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.18 - Hazards to Navigation

  1. Following a number of incidents that have occurred in the Haven, fishermen are reminded of the hazard to navigation that ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.17 - Passage Planning and Pre-movement Declaration

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that aids to passage planning for Milford Haven are now available electronically. 2. Mariners ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.16 - Passage Planning

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that passage plans are a requirement for every movement of reporting vessels of more than 50 ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.15 - Exclusion Zone

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that an exclusion zone for fishing including potting and diving has been established in the ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.14 - Warning that Photograghs and Video Pictures maybe taken and used as Evidence

  1.  MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that; Milford Haven Port Authority (MHPA) is committed to complying with the Port Marine ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.13 - Coding of Workboats

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that it is a requirement of Milford Haven Port Authority that any workboat offered for ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.12 - Fishing Pot Markers

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that fishing pots must not be laid in the main navigation channels. 2. Lines to marker buoys ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.11 - Escort Tug Wash

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that large wash may be experienced in the vicinity of the West Channel – St. Ann’s Head to ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.10 - Waterskiing Aquaplaning or Similar Activities Not Permitted Amongst Moorings

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that waterskiing, aquaplaning or similar activities are not permitted amongst moorings or ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.09 - Moored Vessels - Interaction

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED of the need to navigate with care when passing moored vessels. 2. In particular, the effects ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.08 - Beam Trawlers

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that, they may encounter beam trawlers deploying or recovering their trawl beams in the area ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.07 - Tug Wash During Berthing or Unberthing

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that, small craft should proceed with caution when passing vessels mooring or unmooring with ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.06 - Navigation Outside Recognised Channels

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that vessels or objects moored to licensed permanent buoys within the following designated ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.05 - Mixed Moorings

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED of the dangers involved in the use of mixed moorings in the port of Milford Haven. ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.04 - Alongside - Safety

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED of the dangers of embarking and disembarking vessels from jetties or quays within the Haven. 2....
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.03 - Milford Haven Leading Lights - High Intensity Lights

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that the following stations are fitted with high intensity lights for use in daylight in ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.02 - Safe Access for Pilots

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED of their obligations to facilitate the safe embarkation and disembarkation of Pilots, as laid ...
04 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.01 - Milford Haven Port Control

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that Milford Haven Port Authority operates a vessel traffic service which includes harbour ...
23 Apr

Notice to Mariners No.040 of 2021 - Great Castle Sector Light Reported Dim

1.  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, Great Castle sector Light, in approx. position 51°42'40.662"N, 5°7'3.673"W and listed as ...
05 Mar

Notice to Mariners No.024 of 2021 - West Block House Point Leading Light Racon Q

    MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, West Block House Point Leading Light Racon Q, in approx. position Lat 51º41.31’N Long ...
31 Jul

Notice to Mariners No.059 of 2020 - Dale Point Light, Characteristics and Sectors Angles Incorrect

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that Dale Point Light, in approx. position Lat 51º42.14’N Long 005º 08.96’W and listed as ...
04 Feb

Notice to Mariners No.13 of 2019 - Milford Haven Fishermans Pontoon

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, due to damage sustained to the access brow the SWWFA Outer Fisherman’s Pontoon ...