MUMBAI PORT TRUST
NO : DC/C-/C-SH/ 1645 21.04.2015
Subj: Inner Anchorage berth for 11.7 mtrs draft vessels .
Considering the present minimum available depth of 12.5 mtrs. at anchorage area it has been decided to permit vessels of 11.7 mtrs. draft during monsoon season.
As a prudent mariner, Master of the vessel will:
- Maintain strict anchor water.
- Maintain continuous watch on VHF Ch 12.
- Not allow more than two barges alongside the vessel during cargo operations.
- Maintain engines on short notice.
Further, agent of the vessel has to provide Letter of Indemnity in the prescribed format on a stamp paper of Rs. 200/- for a vessel with a draft of more than 11.5 mtrs.
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