Caofeidian Lighthouse will be rebuilt and rebuilt to optimize the Navigation system in the Western Bohai Sea
Xinhua News Agency, Tianjin, 14 Nov (Reporter Zhou Runjian) on the 14th, the Tianjin Navigation Mark Office of the Beihai Navigation guarantee Center of the Ministry of Transport organized a forum for navigation mark users in 2019. The reporter learned from the forum that in order to optimize the navigation system in the western Bohai Sea, the Caofeidian Lighthouse will be rebuilt.
Caofeidian Lighthouse is the only large visual beacon in Caofeidian waters, which plays an important role in navigation. With the continuous deepening of the development and construction of Caofeidian port area, the tall construction facilities of the port have a great impact on the navigation efficiency of lighthouses, which is not conducive to the navigation safety of passing ships.
Lu Yinglong, deputy head of the Navigation Navigation Section of the Tianjin Navigation Mark Office of the Beihai Navigation guarantee Center of the Ministry of Transport, said that the Caofeidian Lighthouse Reconstruction Project is a special aerial survey approved and implemented by the Maritime Safety Bureau of the Ministry of Transport in 2019. At the top of the new radar station in Caofeidian, 6 meters in diameter lanterns and navigation equipment will be built, and 252 square meters of lighthouse ancillary rooms will be built at the bottom. At present, the project is progressing smoothly, and the bidding and contract signing work of the lantern construction part of the project and the ancillary housing engineering department have been completed.
"at present, the main structure of the ancillary housing has been completed, and the interior decoration is planned to be carried out in March next year; the lanterns are under construction and are scheduled to be installed in April next year." Lu Yinglong said that in the next step, the Navigation Office will continue to maintain communication with the Hebei Maritime Administration to ensure the seamless connection between the Caofeidian Lighthouse Reconstruction Project and the Caofeidian ship Traffic Management system Reconstruction and expansion Project, and effectively integrate resources. Improve the utilization rate of maritime supervision and protection facilities.
On December 20, 2012, the Beihai Navigation guarantee Center of the Ministry of Transport was listed in Tianjin and was responsible for the navigation support services in the North Sea area of China, covering Shandong, Hebei, Liaoning, Heilongjiang and Tianjin.