NOTICE TO MARINERS NO.51/2021T
ANNOUNCEMENT TO THE SHIPPING TRAFFIC
OFF THE COAST OF SURINAME
With reference to NtM NO.43/2021T, regarding exploration drilling off the Coast of Suriname at the drilling location 07° 25’.5 N – 056° 00’.5 W (WGS 84), you are informed that the operation of the drillship Maersk Valiant is extended until August 31st ,2021.
For safety reasons vessels should keep a safe distance of 1000 (one thousand) meters from the drillship.
• Communication is through the VHF channels 16 and 77.
• There is a SAFETY ZONE of 1000 (one thousand) meters from the drilling site.
• Maersk Valiant is not maneuverable and will display the relevant characters.
All ships should take notice of the above mentioned.