Kiel Canal – Waiting Times

subj: Kiel-Canal – temporary closure

Just have been advised that the locks at Kiel-Holtenau will be
re-opened within next 30 minutes and available for shipping again.

subj: Kiel-Canal – temporary closure

Due to extremely high water level inside Kiel-Canal the authorities
will use every chance for dewatering of 2-3 hours around low tide.
Most probably that situation will last during the weekend in front
and delays have to be considered.


Due to maintenance and repair works the big northern lock chamber
will be taken out of operation on

Monday, 09.10. until Thursday, 12.10.2017

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