Below you will find contact information to persons who can answer questions on the transition of sector lights to IALA standards.
For general questions, please send an email to FFM@kystverket.no
For questions related to projects in specific geographical areas:
Please call the switchboard: +47 33 03 48 08 (or 07847 when calling from Norway),
and ask for nautical advisors in the relevant region:
Region Southeastern Norway: Steinar Hansen.
Region Western Norway: Stian Sund Revheim.
Region Central Norway: Martinus Sæther.
Region Nordland: Arnt Roald Olsen.
Region Troms and Finnmark: Karl Fredrik Bull.
A New Proposal for Revised Maritime Traffic Regulations
On behalf of the Ministry of Transport the Norwegian Coastal Administration (NCA) have prepared a proposal for revised Maritime Traffic Regulations.
Eemslift Hendrika is secured – wil be towed to safe harbour
A lot happened during some hectic hours last night, Wednesday 7th of April. First, the Norwegian Coastal Administration mobilized according to their contingency plan against acute pollution, salvage crews managed to get on board the drifting vessel Eemslift Hendrika and managed to connect it to the two tugboats, and the vessel is now being towed to harbour in Ålesund.
New regulation on Svalbard
On 12 March 2021, the Norwegian Ministry of Transport and Communications laid down a new regulation on ports and fairways on Svalbard. From the same date two other regulations were repealed.
New maritime traffic regulations from April 1st.
The Norwegian Ministry of Transport and Communications has laid down a new maritime traffic regulation. This will enter into force on 1 of April and will replace the current regulations. The new maritime traffic regulations are largely a continuation of existing regulations, but with some important changes.
Chart providers offer digital sailing routes to Norwegian ports
Mariners, who subscribe to electronic charts from PRIMAR, now also get access to the Norwegian Coastal Administration's digital reference routes for navigation in PRIMAR’s chart service.
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