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Marine Notice: Survey, Rock Placement On Corrib Gas Pipeline
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#MarineNotice - Mariners on the west coast are advised of latest round of works on the Corrib Gas Pipeline. Phase 1 of the annual pipeline and umbilical survey was scheduled to begin between last week and early this month, and…
Marine Notice: Drilling Operations Off The South Coast
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#MarineNotice - The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport (DTTAS) advises that a drilling operation will be undertaken off the south coast of Ireland from next week. The Ocean Guardian rig (Callsign V7FF7) is due to commence operations on well…
Marine Notice: Revised EU Directive For Recreational Craft & Personal Watercraft
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#MarineNotice - The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport (DTTAS) wishes to draw attention to the revised and enhanced EU Directive which applies to recreational watercraft and personal watercraft. Directive 2013/53/EU on recreational craft and personal watercraft, repeals the current…
Marine Notice: Wave Measuring Device At Dingle Fishery Harbour Centre
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#MarineNotice - The latest Marine Notice from the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport (DTTAS) advises that a wave measuring device has been installed on the seabed at Dingle Fishery Harbour Centre. The wave study is being carried out by…
Marine Notice: Marine Survey Operations Off The South Coast
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#MarineNotice - The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport (DTTAS) advises that Bibby Hydromap is scheduled to carry out marine survey operations along the proposed interconnector route between Ireland and France. Similar to the recent geophysical surveys of the same…
Marine Notice: Geophysical Survey In Celtic Sea
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#MarineNotice - The latest Marine Notice from the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport (DTTAS) advises that Osiris Projects were last week scheduled to begin marine survey operations off the south coast in the Celtic Sea. The marine surveys will…
Marine Notice: Corrib Field Anchors Pre-Lay For Ocean Guardian Rig; Water Outfall Quality Survey
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#MarineNotice - The latest Marine Notices from the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport (DTTAS) advise of the pre-laying of anchors in the Corrib Gas Field ahead of the arrival of the Ocean Guardian rig, and an inshore seawater sampling…
Marine Notice: Deployment Of Waverider Buoy Off The West Coast
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#MarineNotice - Marine Notice No 21 of 2015 from the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport (DTTAS) advises that Shell E&P Ireland Ltd will be deploying a waverider buoy in late May 2015, weather permitting, in order to help predict…
Marine Notice: Carriage Of Inflatable Liferafts On Board Small Fishing Vessels
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#MarineNotice - Marine Notice No 8 of 2005 supplemented by Marine Notice No 16 of 2011 provided information on eight types of liferaft, which the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport (DTTAS) accepts for use on small fishing vessels that…
Marine Notice: Maintenance & Pre-Commissioning Works On Corrib Gas Field
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#MarineNotice - Maintenance and pre-commissioning activities are set to be carried out on the Corrib Gas Field. The work will all take place within the 500m Safety Zone surrounding the Corrib subsea facilities, and will be carried out by the…
Hibernia Express Subsea Cable Clearance Work Continues In Celtic Sea
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#HiberniaExpress - The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport advises that TE SubCom, on behalf of Hibernia Express, is carrying out a route clearance operation and a pre-lay grapnel run along the Hibernia Express cable route using the M/V Ile…
BBQ on Board Can Pose A Danger from the 'Silent Killer'
Marine Warning
#carbonmonoxideboats – Whether at home or on holiday, summer is BBQ time but they can pose a real risk of carbon monoxide poisoning if used in poorly ventilated or confined areas like inside a tent or the awning of a…
Trans-Atlantic Subsea Fiber Optic 'Hibernia Express Cable System' Work Underway
Marine Warning
#HiberniaExpress – The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport has been advised that TE SubCom, on behalf of Hibernia Express, is scheduled to carry out a Route Clearance Operation and a Pre Lay Grapnel Run along the Hibernia Express cable route…
Boat Safety – How to Avoid Carbon Monoxide (CO) Poisoning
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#carbonmonoxide – There have been a number of fatalities from carbon monoxide poisoning in recent years on leisure and working craft. Gas Networks Ireland say follow these simple steps to protect yourself and others on your vessel from the "silent killer":…
Deployment of Data Buoys and Acoustic Doppler Profilers (ADP), North Co. Dublin
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#databuoy – The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport has been advised that Techworks Marine Ltd., will deploy four moored Marine Data Buoys to gather scientific data on marine mammals. The buoys will be deployed in the Irish Sea at Portmarnock and…
Marine Notice: Extended Construction Works At North Harbour, Cape Clear Island
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#MarineNotice - The latest Marine Notice from the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport (DTTAS) advises that construction works have been extended at North Harbour on Cape Clear Island in West Cork. The works involve the construction of a slipway; replacement of…

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