East Anglia ONE North and East Anglia TWO Windfarm Survey (including export route sections)
Mariners are advised that a hydrographic survey will be conducted on the East Anglia ONE North (EA1N) and East Anglia TWO (EA2) Offshore Windfarm site and export cable route sections starting on 15th May 2017 and continuing until late July 2017 (estimated).
Nature of operations:
Survey operations shall be conducted on behalf of ScottishPower Renewables.
The survey will involve MV Ivero conducting geophysical survey operations on the EA1N and EA2 sites and the export cable route sections. For the project, the survey vessel will be towing a side scan sonar up to 300m behind the vessel and 10m above the seabed. MV Ivero shall be conducting survey operations on a 24-hour basis. During the survey, the vessel(s) will display the prescribed lights and signals for survey operations and will be monitoring VHF Channels 16 and 12.
Fisheries Liaison Officers
Brown & May Marine provide FLO services to EA1N and EA2. Contact details for the FLO are provided at the end of this notice.
An Offshore Fisheries Liaison Officer’s (OFLO) will be stationed on the MV Ivero. The OFLO will remain in contact with fishermen throughout the duration of the survey, and will be available to assist with any project enquiries from local fishermen and fishing interests on the contact details below.