NOTICE TO MARINERS NO.29/2014
ANNOUNCEMENT TO THE SHIPPING TRAFFIC
SURINAMERIVER – NEAR JODENSAVANNE
Due to the bridge construction in the Suriname river near Jodensavanne, buoys and signs will be placed.
Red and green traffic signs will be placed at Carolina (position 05° 26ʹ 11.25ʺN – 054° 59ʹ 30.47ʺW) and at the south bend of Jodensavanne (position 05° 24ʹ 51.05ʺN – 054° 59ʹ 06.35ʺW). Red stands for closed fairway and green for open fairway.
The coordinates of the buoys with light characters are as follows:
Name Position in Datum:WGS’84 Color Character Type
JS1 05° 25ʹ 19.277ʺN – 054° 59ʹ 03.311ʺW red Fl(1)R.4s1m-2M Buoy
JS2 05° 25ʹ 09.772ʺN – 054° 58ʹ 56.859ʺW green Fl(1)G.4s1m-2M Buoy
JS3 05° 25ʹ 09.274ʺN – 054° 58ʹ 57.848ʺW red Fl(0.5)R.5s1m-2M Buoy
JS4 05° 24ʹ 58.341ʺN – 054° 58ʹ 50.609ʺW green Fl(0.5)G.5s1m-2M Buoy
JS5 05° 24ʹ 57.459ʺN – 054° 58ʹ 52.110ʺW red Fl(1)R.4s1m-2M Buoy
JS7 05° 24ʹ 48.900ʺN – 054° 58ʹ 55.290ʺW red Fl(0.5)R.5s1m-2M Buoy
The shipping arrangement will come into force from July 7th till August 8th 2014 and is as follows:
Approaching from the north (sea).
Navigate to the left side of the red buoy JS1
Navigate between the red – and green buoys JS3 – JS2 and JS5 – JS4.
Navigate to the left side of the red buoy JS7.
All ships are requested to take notice of the above mentioned.