The Lagos Channel Management Limited (LCM) is a Public- Private Partnership enterprise formed in 2005 with its core operations centered on the management and dredging of Lagos channels.Read More
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Maersk are already bringing in vessels with a draft of 13.2m, and they intend to gradually increase to 13.7m over the next few months (Which is a slight concern, considering the Port channels are designed at -13.5m LAT).
Resolution is a Back-Hoe Dredger and was brought into Lagos to dredge the very hard areas of the Port. She is capable of physically digging out the hard clays & sands. She then loads our self propelled barge Endeavour for onward disposal. Their present deployment is assist the Wreck Program.
All the entrance channel buoys have now been fitted with AIS Transponders, and have been successfully transmitting for 6 month. As well as easy identification by vessels navigating in the Entrance, this allows us to monitor the buoys in real time 24hrs a day, even remotely from a web site like Marin Traffic (Screen Shot on the right). Due to increased vessel awareness of the Entrance Channel buoys, we have also observed a significant decrease in collision incidents.