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  1. #1
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    Default Another dredger sinks in Faro..

    https://algarvedailynews.com/news/16...-dredger-sinks

    Ooops.

    Same company which lost another dredger at the east entrance last year.

    Came up in navtex with the entrance closed.

    Navigational warning

    RA98
    CENCOMAR
    052210 UTC JUN 19
    NAV. WARNING NR 1427/19
    PORTUGAL-CONTINENTAL PORTUGAL
    -SOUTH COAST-FARO/OLHAO
    VESSEL SUNK IN POSITION:
    (WGS84) 3656,872N /
    00752.158W,
    DANGEROUS TO NAVIGATION.
    ALL NAVIGATION IS PROHIBITED
    TO PRATICE FARO/OLHAO HARBOUR
    NAVIGATIONAL WARNING 1426/19
    CANCELLED


    NNNN
    http://anavnet.hidrografico.pt/NAVTE...aspx?Station=R


    Edit, Later navtex has it as 37 57.872, right in the entrance.

    Last edited by GHA; 08-06-19 at 11:14.

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    Default Re: Another dredger sinks in Faro..

    Looks like it might be getting moved today >

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    CENCOMAR
    282042 UTC JUN 19
    NAV. WARNING NR 1650/19
    PORTUGAL-CONTINENTAL PORTUGAL
    SOUTH COAST-FARO/OLHAO
    29JUN19 FROM 0630 TO 1100
    LOCAL TIME, DIVING OPERATIONS
    IN POSITION: (WGS84)
    3657.87N/00752.15W.
    FROM 1100 TO 1500 LOCAL TIME
    TUGGING OPERATIONS FROM
    THE POSITION: (WGS84)
    3657.87N/00752.15W TO
    COMMERCIAL PIER.
    DANGEROUS TO NAVIGATION.

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    Default Re: Another dredger sinks in Faro..

    Might be interesting to watch, could be very interesting. Not an easy lift in that position I would think.
    woops - Today in your post was yesterday now.

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    Default Re: Another dredger sinks in Faro..

    Quote Originally Posted by greeny View Post
    Might be interesting to watch, could be very interesting. Not an easy lift in that position I would think.
    woops - Today in your post was yesterday now.
    They might still be at it today assuming this is the same thing >

    RA05CENCOMAR
    300041 UTC JUN 19
    NAV. WARNING NR 1668/19
    PORTUGAL-CONTINENTAL PORTUGAL
    -SOUTH COAST-FARO/OLHAO
    30JUN19 FROM 0630 TO 2100
    LOCAL TIME, DIVING
    OPERATIONS IN
    FARO/OLHAO CHANNEL FOLLOWED
    BY TOWING OPERATIONS
    TO COMMERCIAL PIER.
    WIDE BERTH REQUESTED

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