NAVAREA VII MESSAGES

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2018 Series

NAVAREA VII 255 OF 2018: (31 JUL 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF ANGOCHE
2. CHARTS MOZ 432 AND BA 2933
3. LIGHTHOUSE MAFAMEDE UNLIT
4. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
5. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 302 OF 2017
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 256 OF 2018: (31 JUL 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF PEMBA
2. CHARTS BA 647
3. BUOY 1 OUT OF POSITION
4. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
5. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 303 OF 2017
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 257 OF 2018: (31 JUL 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN - SW SECTOR - MOZAMBIQUE CHANNEL
2. PORT OF MOCIMBOA DA PRAIA
3. CHARTS MOZ 455 AND BA 2927
4. BUOY 11 OUT OF POSITION
5. 11 20.04 S 040 21.75 E
6. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
7. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 304 OF 2017
8. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 357 OF 2018: (13 NOV 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF NACALA
2. CHARTS BA 16310
3. BUOY 4 UNLIT
4. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

2019 Series

NAVAREA VII 074 OF 2019: (07 MAR 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF INHAMBANE
2. CHARTS MOZ 493, 46646 AND BA 2939
3. BARRA DE INHAMBANE LIGHT UNLIT
4. PONTA ZAVORA LIGHT UNLIT
5. BAZARUTO LIGHTHOUSE UNLIT (NEW)
6. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
7. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 078 OF 2018
8. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 115 OF 2019: (27 MAR 2019)
1. INDIAN OCEAN - SW SECTOR MOZAMBIQUE CHANNEL
2. CHARTS SAN 1, 3 , BA 3878
3. JUAN DE NOVA ISLAND HEADLIGHT UNLIT
4. 17 02.9 S 042 42.6 E
5. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 139 OF 2019 (09 APR 2019)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN NE SECTOR ANGOLA
2. CHARTS SAN 1, 57, AND BA307, BA311, BA306
3. MOORING BUOYS AND FPSO POSITIONS
A. FLEXIBLE JUMPER 07 16.7 S 012 01.6 E
B. FLEXIBLE JUMPER 07 16.9 S 012 01.2 E
C. KAOMBO SOUTH 07 21.9 S 011 22.5 E  UNLIT
D. PAZFLOR 07 36.3 S 012 08.5 E
E. GIRASSOL 07 41.0 S 011 40.2 E
F. DALIA 07 42.3 S 011 46.5 E
G. MARKER BUOY 07 42.9 S 011 42.7 E
4. DANGER TO NAVIGATION, VESSELS TO GIVE FPSO RISERS AND MOORING BUOYS 1NM WIDE BERTH
5. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 048 OF 2019
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

NAVAREA VII 163 OF 2019 (29 APR 2019)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF BEIRA
2. CHARTS MOZ 49638 AND BA 1003, 2934
3. BUOY NO 2 UNLIT
4. NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
5. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 368 OF 2018
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 186 OF 2019 (16 MAY 2019)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN NE SECTOR NAMIBIA OFFSHORE SOUTH RKS
2. CHART SAN 74 (2620), 53, 91 (2052)
3. SCIENTIFIC BUOYS DEPLOYED MARKED WITH RED AND YELLOW MARKER BUOYS AND A FLASHING LIGHT IN THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS
4.A 23 00.095 S 012 23.66 E
B. 23 01.38 S 014 13.11 E
5. NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 189 OF 2019: (17 MAY 19)
1. CHARTS SAN 54, 75 (INT 2630), 76 (INT 2640), 113, 74 (INT 2620)
2. MARINE MINING VESSELS LIST
A. 28 34.7 S 015 48.9 E M/V CORAL SEA  (C/S ZRCZ)        (NEW)
B. 28 33.0 S 015 55.0 E M/V MAFUTA
C. 28 30.3 S 015 51.5 E M/V GARIEP
D. 28 35.9 S 015 50.5 E M/V GRAND BANKS
3. MARINE MINING VESSELS OPERATING ON 3 OR 4 ANCHOR SPREAD WITH UNLIT ANCHOR MOORING BUOYS. 2NM WIDE BERTH REQUIRED
4. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 099 OF 2019
5. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE


NAVAREA VII 208 OF 2019: (27 MAY 2019)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR MOZAMBIQUE - PORT OF QUELIMANE
2. CHART SAN 1,  CHART 16402 (INT 7641), BA 2935, BA 650
3. INHAMIARRA LIGHT UNLIT
4. VILHENA LIGHTHOUSE UNLIT
5.  NEW BUOY POSITIONS
A.   BUOY NO. 1        18 - 05. 09 S    036 - 59.40 E
B.    BUOY NO.2        18 - 05.12 S     036 - 59.29 E
C.    BUOY NO. 3       18 - 02.56 S     036 - 58.47 E
D.    BUOY NO.5        18 - 00.78 S    036 - 58. 05 E
E.    WRECK                18 - 04.95 S    036 - 59.53 E
F.    BUOY NO.2C      18 - 03.37 S    036 - 58.64 E
G.    BUOY NO 2B      18 - 04.09 S    036 - 58.98 E
H.    BUOY NO 4         17 - 58.76 S    036 - 56.77 E
I.    BUOY NO 3           18 - 02.59 S    036 - 58.48 E           
6. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
7. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 176 OF 2018
8. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 241 OF 2019: (01 JUL 2019)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN NE SECTOR ANGOLA
2. CHART SAN 1, BA 306, BA 307, BA 311
3. M/V RAMFORM SOVEREIGN CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS ALONG WITH RAMFORM VICTORY IN AREA BOUNDED BY THE FOLLOWING CO-ORDINATES
A. 06 - 13.0 S     010 - 51.0 E
B. 06 - 10.5 S     011 - 10.5 E
C. 06 - 26.0 S     011 - 17.5 E
D. 06 - 35.0 S     010 - 58.5 E
E. 06 - 13.0 S     010 - 51.0 E
4. VESSEL TOWING SEISMIC CABLES LENGTH 3600 METERS AND 700 METERS WIDE, MARKED WITH TAIL BUOYS AND FLASHING LIGHTS. VESSELS SANCO ATLANTIC, THOR FRIGG AND SANCO CHASER IN ATTENDANCE.
5. VESSELS TO PROVIDE 2NM CPA AHEAD AND ABEAM, AND 4 NM ASTERN. WORKING CHANNEL VHF CH 69 AND CH 16.
6. CANCEL NAVAREA 232 OF 2019
7. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 15 DEC 19

NAVAREA VII 247 OF 2019 (03 JUL 19)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF MAPUTO
2. CHARTS BA 644 AND MOZ 16201
3. UPDATED LIST OF BUOY POSITIONS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
A. BUOY NO 1N         25 - 38.37 S    032 - 52. 96 E      UNLIT (NEW)
B. BUOY NO 2N         25 - 41.18 S    032 - 51.76 E
C. BUOY NO 4N         25 - 43.75 S     032 - 50.71 E
D. BUOY NO 6N         25 - 46. 18 S    032 - 49.73 E
E. BUOY NO 3N         25 - 47.78 S      032 - 50.06 E
F. BUOY NO 8N         25 - 48.38 S      032 - 50.40 E
G. BUOY NO 5N         25 - 49.84 S     032 - 50.76 E
H. BUOY NO 10N       25 - 51.34 S     032  - 51.40 E
I.  BUOY NO 7            25 - 55.09 S       032  - 52.46 E
J.  BUOY NO  C          25 - 55.59 S      032  - 52.40 E   
K. BUOY NO 9           25 - 55.95 S      032  - 51.40 E
L.  BUOY NO 11         25 - 55.96 S       032  - 47.90 E
M.  BUOY NO 12P      25 - 56.05 S       032  - 44.62 E
N.  BUOY NO 13         25 - 56.0 S        032  - 44.17 E
O.   BUOY NO 14        25 - 56.55 S       032  - 42.62 E
P.   BUOY NO 15        25 - 56.84 S       032  - 41.25 E
Q.   BUOY NO 16        25 - 57.05 S       032  - 40.84 E
R.   BUOY NO 18        25 - 57.28 S       032  - 40.04 E
S.   BUOY NO 18A      25 - 57.08 S       032  - 40.44 E
T.   BUOY NO 17        25 - 57.40 S       032  - 39.26  E
U.   BUOY NO 20        25 - 57.59 S       032  - 39.37 E
V.   BUOY NO 22        25 - 58.12 S       032  - 38.07 E
W.   BUOY NO 22A     25 - 58.26 S       032  - 37.59 E
X.   BUOY NO 24         25 - 58.65 S       032  - 37.08 E
Y.    BUOY NO 24A      25 - 58.79 S       032  - 36.60 E
Z.    BUOY NO 26         25 - 59.18 S       032  - 36.09 E
AA.  BUOY NO 19       25 - 59.30 S       032  - 35.62 E
AB.   BUOY NO 28       25 - 58.90 S       032  - 34.15 E
AC.   BUOY NO 21       25 - 59.39 S       032  - 35.20 E
AD.   BUOY NO 30       25 - 58.62 S       032  - 33.81 E
AE.   BUOY NO 32W   25 - 58.41 S       032  - 33.45 E
AF.   BUOY NO 34       25 - 57.78 S       032  - 32.62 E
AG.   BUOY NO 36       25 - 57.39 S       032  - 31.80 E.
AH.   BUOY NO 38       25 - 57.31 S       032  - 31.34 E
AI.     BUOY NO 40       25 - 57.56 S       032  - 30.63 E 
AJ.     BUOY NO 23       25 - 59.23 S       032  - 34.73 E
AK.   BUOY NO 25       25 - 57.33S       032  - 30.95 E
AL.    BUOY NO 42       25 - 58.03 S       032  - 29.67 E
AM.   BUOY NO BD     25 - 58.29 S       032  -  43.59 E
AN.   BUOY NO BO1    25 - 42.99 S       032  - 52.00 E
AO.   BUOY NO BO2     25 - 54.99 S       032  - 52.00 E
AP.    BUOY NO  BO3    25 - 56.99 S       032  - 45.99 E
4. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
5. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 203 OF 2019
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 251 OF 2019 (06 JUL 2019)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC NE SECTOR - NAMIBIA OFFSHORE ALEXANDER BAY
2. CHART SAN 113,  76 (INT 2640)
3. M/V YA TOIVO (C/S C6QB6) CONDUCTING MINING OPERATIONS IN AREA BOUNDED BY FOLLOWING CO- ORDINATES
4. A. 28 53.7 S 016 24.8 E
B. 28 58.8 S     016 30.2 E
C. 29 00.9 S     016 26.9 E
D. 28 55.6 S     016 21.4 E
5. VESSEL OPERATING ON 4 ANCHOR SPREAD.  2NM WIDE BERTH REQUIRED
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE


NAVAREA VII 256 OF 2019 (11 JUL 2019)
1. INDIAN OCEAN - SW SECTOR OFFSHORE ISLE DA MAYOTTE
2. CHARTS SAN 1, BA 4701, BA 3877
3. R/V MARION DUFRESNE  WILL BE CONDUCTING SEISMIC AND SURVEY OPERATIONS
4. FROM 13 JUL 19 TO 14 JUL 19   IN THE FOLLOWING AREA:
A. 12 - 42 S         45 - 22 E
B. 12 -50 S          45 - 20 E
C. 12 - 53 S         45 - 26 E
D. 12 - 46 S         45 - 52 E
5.  FROM 19 JUL 19 TO 31 JUL 19 IN THE FOLLOWING AREA:
A. 12 - 37 S         45 - 22 E
B. 12 - 52 S         45 - 17 E
C. 13 - 03 S         45 - 47 E
D. 12 - 49 S         45 - 52 E         
5. VESSEL RESTRICTED IN ABILITY TO MANOEUVRE VESSELS TO KEEP WELL CLEAR
6. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 312200 UTC JUL 19

NAVAREA VII 258 OF 2019: (12 JUL 2019)
1. MESSAGES IN FORCE AT 0800 UTC 12  JUL 19
2. NAVAREA VII MESSAGES IN FORCE = 255, 256, 257, 357 OF 2018, 074, 115, 139, 163, 186, 189, 193, 208, 241, 242, 246, 247, 251, 256, 257  OF 2019
3. MESSAGES RE-ISSUED AS NOTICES TO MARINERS = NIL
4. MESSAGES ISSUED THIS WEEK = 249 258 OF 2019
5. MESSAGES CANCELLED THIS WEEK = 249, 250, 252, 253,  254, 255, 258  OF 2019
6. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE

NAVAREA VII 262 OF 2019 (14 JUL 2019)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN NE SECTOR OFFSHORE ALEXANDER BAY
2. CHARTS SAN 76 (INT 2640), 113
3. M/V THE EXPLORER (C/S J8B3625) CONDUCTING DRILLING OPERATIONS IN THE FOLLOWING AREA:
4.A. 29 05.5 S 016 30.3 E
B. 29 05.4 S 016 38.9 E
C. 29 21.4 S 016 39.2 E
D 29 21.5 S 016 30.6 E
5. VESSEL RESTRICTED IN HER ABILITY TO MANOEUVRE. 1NM WIDE BERTH REQUIRED
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 264 OF 2019 (17 JUL 2019)
1. INDIAN OCEAN - SW SECTOR -  OFFSHORE  RICHARDS BAY
2. CHART SAN     95 (INT 7052), 61
3. TUG NOVE (C/S 5BDZ5) TOWING DECOMMISSIONED AND UNMANNED RO RO ROBERT BOND DESTINATION ALANG INDIA. LENGTH OF TOW 800 METERS
4. 29 47. 0 S     033 40.4 E
5. VESSELS TO KEEP WELL CLEAR
6. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 263 OF 2019
7. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 265 OF 2019: (16 JUL 2019)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC AND INDIAN OCEAN SECTORS
2. ANGOLA, NAMIBIA, SOUTH AFRICA AND MOZAMBIQUE
3. CHARTS SAN 1, 4, 5, 27 (INT 204), 28 (INT 700), 75 (INT 2630), 81 (INT 7510), BA 307, 311, 604, 3877
4. RIG LIST
A. 06 21.20 S 011 09.11 E     KIZOMBA B
B. 07 - 42.92 S 011 - 43.49 E     OCEAN RIG SKYROS  (NEW)
C. 07 - 25.43 S 011 - 20.47 E     ENSCO DS-8 
D. 07 44.10 S 011 45.70 E     WEST GEMINI
E 07 43.41 S 012 04.90 E     ENSCO DS-7
F. 08 53.73 S 012 09.22 E     POSEIDON
G. 22 51.83 S 014 27.78 E     WEST ECLIPSE
H. 28 07.55 S 015 24.47 E     OCEAN RIG OLYMPIA
I. 34 06.70 S 022 13.50 E ORCA
5. 4 NM EXCLUSION ZONE AROUND RIGS DUE TO PRESENCE OF UNLIT ANCHOR MARKING BUOYS.
6. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 242 OF 2019
7. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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