NOTICE TO MARINERS NO.74/2021T
ANNOUNCEMENT TO THE SHIPPING TRAFFIC
OFF THE COAST OF SURINAME
With reference to NtM NO.61/2021T, regarding exploration drilling by the drillship Maersk Valiant, the public is informed that she will be moved to the drilling site at
07° 21.3’ N – 055° 51.5’ W (WGS 84). The drillship will conduct exploration drilling off the coast of Suriname from 17th November 2021 till 17th February 2022.
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.