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 Brofjorden/Lysekil Pilot Station

 Marstrand Pilot Station

 

Lysekil Pilot Station

Brofjorden

Wind limit

Tugboat assistance on arrival is compulsory when the wind force is above 15 m/s (in average) from any direction, according to following: 

  • Ships between 15 000 - 50 000 DWT, with bowthruster in working condition,  shall use one more tug than usual. More than two tugs are not nescessary. 

Visibility 

The visibility must be at least 1.5 nm on arrival and 1.0 nm at departure for ships with assistance of escort tug. 

Lysekil

Wind limit 

Vessels with LOA > 150 m

Max wind: 12 m/s and only in daylight.

  

Marstrand Pilot Station

Stenungsund

Limits in fairway during darkness: 

Vessels LOA > 200 m 

Arrival Hätteberget lighthouse earliest 1 hour before sunrise.
Arrival Hätteberget lighthouse latest 1.5 hour before sunset.

Departure Stenungsund earliest 0.5 hour before sunrise.
Departure Stenungsund latest  1 hour before sunset. 

Limit at Talludden berth during darkness: 

Vessels max LOA 100 m during arr./dep.

Limits with visibility < 0.5 nm:

All vessels:  max LOA 150 m.
Vessels loaded with gas: max LOA 125 m.
Vessels loaded with ammonia:   all vessels.

Wind limit: 

Arrival berth max 20 m/s. 

Uddevalla

Limits for the fairway

For vessels above LOA 200 m shall a special request be made to the area manager( se contact page) for the pilots before ordering of pilot. Request shall be made in due time before arrival and the answer will contain possible wind or visibility limits and possible towage requirements for the specific vessel. At time of request a vessel specification shall be given.

Limits in fairway during darkness: 

Vessels LOA > 200 m 

Arrival Hätteberget lighthouse earliest 1 hour before sunrise.
Arrival Hätteberget lighthouse in the evening. Decision of pilot.

Limit at Badökajen berth during darkness:

Vessels max LOA 180 m during arr./dep. 

Limits with visibility < 0.5 nm: 

All vessels:  max LOA 150 m.
Vessels loaded with gas: max LOA 125 m.
Vessels loaded with ammonia:   all vessels.

Wind limit: 

Vessels with large “wind area”:

Max wind: 12 m/s in fairway to Uddevalla.

Wallhamn

Limits in fairway during darkness: 

 

 

Limits with visibility < 0.5 nm 

All vessels:  max LOA 150 m.
Vessels loaded with gas: max LOA 125 m.
Vessels loaded with ammonia:   all vessels

Wind limit: 

There are no reductions in the tugboat recommendations, at wind force above 10 m/s, unless remaining tugs are of Asd/Voith-type. 

Vessels with large “wind area”:

Max wind: 15 m/s(18m/s for certain winddirections if agreed with pilots).

Rönnäng

Limits in fairway during darkness: 

No piloting in the fairway during darkness.

Max wind 7 m/s to/from berth at Astrid fisk.

Arrival Hätteberget lighthouse earliest 0,5 hour before sunrise.
Arrival Hätteberget lighthouse latest 1 hour before sunset

Departure Rönnäng earliest 0.5 hour before sunrise.
Departure Rönnäng latest 1 hour before sunset.

 

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