With reference to NtM NO.74/2022T, regarding exploration drilling with the drill ship Maersk Valiant, the public is informed that from the 14 th till the 25 th of May 2022, she will be moved to the drilling site at 07° 29.013’ N – 056° 03.285’ W (WGS 84). From the 25th of May till the 25th of August 2022 the drill ship will conduct exploration drilling off the coast of Suriname.
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.