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November 11, 2019  Time 14.40 LT

Traffic restrictions  

Traffic restrictions are imposed to improve the safety and efficiency of winter navigation.
Icebreaker assistance will only be given to vessels, which meet the requirements set out in the traffic restrictions.

Information from Swedish Maritime Adminstration  

Season is ended.

Present restrictions    
Announced restrictions    



Reporting instructions for ships bound for ports wíth traffic restrictions

Present Dir-Ways





The icebreaker activity    
                      Ale   Moored Luleå - ended season
Atle   Moored Luleå - ended season
 Frej   Moored Luleå - ended season
Oden   Moored Helsingborg
Ymer   Moored Luleå - ended season
Scandica   Fairway maintancy
 Baltica   Sea survey and fariway maintancy
Fyrbyggaren   Marine research expeditions
Ice report & ice forecast   Swedish Ice Service, Ice report
Contact information  

Icebreaking management can be reached on 
+46 (0)771 63 25 25.
(For urgent matters on-call duty outside normal working hours)

Email: opc@sjofartsverket.se