NDP 2016: VESSEL MOVEMENT RESTRICTIONS IN KALLANG BASIN

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In preparation of the fireworks set up for the National Day Parade (NDP) 2016, the contractor will carry out installation and removal works from 6 Jun to 19 Aug 2016. During the NDP rehearsals/previews and on the actual day, water traffic in Kallang Basin will be closed from 1500 to 2200 hours on the dates mentioned.

Dates of Closure: 25 Jun, 2 Jul, 9 Jul, 16 Jul, 23 Jul, 30 Jul, 9 Aug 2016

Time of Closure:  1500hrs to 2200hrs

​​Location:                Kallang Basin

 

Setup Schedule

Fro​​m 6 to 12 Jun 2016, preparation for the fireworks pontoon will be done at the old Police Coast Guard (PCG) site. From 12 to 15 Jun 2016, the fireworks pontoons will be towed from the old PCG site to Kallang Basin for positioning. There will be anchoring and setting up of a 70m safety radius using line of floats, red colour buoys and no-entry signs with flashing red lights. These will mark the borders indicating the NO-ENTRY ZONE.

All vessels are to give a wide berth to the towing operations.

All vessels are to ply strictly within the navigational route as set out in the maps.​​ Please refer to the maps HERE for the fireworks pontoons locations and water traffic plan.

Closure to all Water Traffic

Two safety boats with Armed Police Officers will be present at Kallang Basin during the closure dates and times.  All vessels are to stay behind the safety boats and follow the instructions/directions given by the safety boats’ crew.

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Details at https://www.pub.gov.sg/marinabarrage/notices/NDP2016InstallationforFireworksDisplayandClosureofKallangBasintoWaterTraffic


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