CIRCULAR NO. 3/2003

IN LINE WITH THE SCA POLICY TO UPGRADE THE CANAL FOR WORLD NAVIGATION, THE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT OF
BALLAH WEST BRANCH HAS BEEN EXECUTED TO ACCOMMODATE VESSELS WITH DRAUGHTS UP TO 45 FEET.

AS SUCH VESSELS WERE NOT ALLOWED TO JOIN THE N2 CONVOY, THE FOLLOWING HAS BEEN DECIDED :

1- VESSELS WITH THE DIMENSIONS SHOWN AT THE TABLE STATED ARE ALLOWED TO JOIN THE N2 CONVOY AGAINST
AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE OF 5% OF TRANSIT DUES WITH MAXIMUM LIMIT OF SDR 10500, SUBJECT TO TRANSIT THROUGH PORT SAID BRANCH TO BALLAH :
                     

BEAM

DRAUGHT

FT

M.

CM

FT

IN

146

44

50

45

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147

44

80

44

08

148

45

10

44

05

149

45

40

44

01

150

45

70

43

09

151

46

 

43

06

152

46

30

43

02

153

46

60

42

11

154

46

90

42

07

 2- TABLE OF VESSEL’S DIMENSIONS INCLUDED IN PRAGRAPH (4) PAGE 66 – ARTICLE 49 OF SC RULES
OF NVIGATION FEB. EDITION 1995 SHALL BE REPLACED BY THE ABOVE MENTIONED TABLE.

THIS CIRCULAR COMES INTO EFFECT OF 01/07/2003

DIRECTOR OF TRANSIT DEPT.

ENG. GALAL ABD EL LATIF EL DEEB
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