Tuesday, 07/04/2020

Notice to Mariners

New establishment of specialized buoys “X1”, “X2” serving for dredging execution of Vietnam Posco Port


New establishment of specialized buoysX1, “X2” serving for dredging execution of Vietnam Posco Port

No.199/TBHH-TCTBĐATHHMN dated October 21, 2015

VTU – TG – 86 – 2015

Waters:              Ba Ria-Vung Tau

Fairway:            Vung  Tau – Thi Vai

Buoy:                  “X1”, “X2”

Southern Vietnam Maritime Safety Corporation would like to inform new establishment of specialized buoys “X1”, “X2” serving for dredging Vietnam Posco port with the following characteristics:


Buoy VN-2000 WGS-84
Latitude (j) Longitude (l) Latitude (j) Longitude (l)
“X1” 10°33’26,2” N 107°00’37,1” E 10°33’22,6” N 107°00’43,6” E
“X2” 10°33’54,3” N 107°00’50,7” E 10°33’50,6” N 107°00’57,1” E


  • Day time:

– Diameter:              2,0m;

– Shape:                  Tower;

– Color:                   Yellow;

– Top-mark:  Yellow letter “X”;

– Number:     Red letter “X1”, “X2;

  • Night time:

– Light characteristics: yellow, flashing group (3+1) every 12,0s;

  • Function: Indicating the dredging execution area at Vietnam Posco Port


All means navigating on Vung Tau-Thi Vai fairway pay attention and keep clear from 02 specialized buoys with above characteristics, watching out for maritime safety.

Other notice

121/TBHH-TCTBĐATHHMN – Regarding the change of the characteristics of navigation buoys on Dinh An – Can Tho channel

Execution of dredging Dinh River fairway from upstream of Vina Offshore port + 200m to buoys “15”, “20”

Shallow waters depth from buoy “0” to buoy “16” of Dinh An – Can Tho channel

The new establishment of buoys “7”, “8”, “10”, “11” on Trần Đề fairway, (Section from buoy “0” to Trần Đề port)

The CV001opening / closing underwater valve on the 16A Bach Ho-Dinh Co gas pipelines, in the CCP Bach Ho drilling rig area